Garage Door Resources - A Better Garage Door, Inc.

The Ups and Downs of Chain, Screw and Belt Garage Door Openers

Many people purchase their home blissfully unaware of what type of garage door opener they have. If it works and it doesn’t sound like a freight train they’re fine with it. It’s only some time later when the opener quits on them, or when they decide to replace the whole door for whatever reason, that they come face to face with the choice: should their new door have a chain, screw or belt drive? It’s not one of the big questions of our time but it will play a part in determining how quiet your opener is, how much it costs and how long you can expect it to last. Below we’ll go into the differences between the chain, screw and belt garage door opener so you can make an informed decision.

Garage Door Belts

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Reasons to Have An Opener Keypad Installed on Your Garage Door

Whether you are considering full garage door replacement or are just looking for a way to make your current overhead garage door more convenient you should consider installing a garage door opener keypad. While there are still a few manual doors out there the overwhelming majority of garage doors in service today are controlled by a wall switch inside the garage, a remote inside the car, a smartphone app or a keypad. A growing number of homes use all of the above mentioned control methods and yours should too. Below we’ll explain why.

Garage Door Replacement

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How to Minimize Garage Door Repair Costs

The modern garage door is a model of efficiency and dependability. It was one of the first domestic devices that could be operated remotely and one of the first to be added to the internet of things. But as rugged, attractive and clever as contemporary garage doors are they are, unfortunately, neither maintenance free nor indestructible. At some point - should you own your home long enough - you will need to hire someone to perform garage door repair or garage door opener repair work. In this article we’re going to touch on some ways you can reduce the number of times you need to call the garage door repair company.

Garage Door Repair

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