When your garage door quits working many times it’s time for a garage opener replacement. When doors make odd noises going up or down and also just stop operating, it’s time to replace it. If it’s an older unit look at it as a good time to also upgrade. Of course, it’s always best to have a professional garage door technician inspect the problem first to determine if only a repair is needed.
With the fast advances in recent years with wi-fi and smartphone capability, today’s current door openers have many options. As an example, the latest openers from LiftMaster have options to stay connected to your garage activity remotely. State of the art garage openers for residential homes also give an extra layer of security. No need to worry miles away from your home if you remembered to close the garage door. With a tap on the screen of your smartphone its taken care of. In fact, you also can have the door automatically shut if left open for an extended amount of time.
Installing a New Garage Door Opener
How long does it take to replace an old opener and also install a new opener? Depending on the type of opener and door a few hours to half a day is common. If not clear on what type of garage opener is best to replace your old one with we’ll help you pick and install the best option for your needs. If you just bought a new door we can also handle the installation for you.
Greater Austin Professional Garage Door Services
Alliance Overhead Door offers trusted garage door services. From Installing new garage doors, replacing springs, garage opener replacement and annual maintenance tune-ups, our experienced techs are here to help. We also provide 24/7 Emergency repairs. Based in Austin we provide same day garage door services to Austin, Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock, Wells Branch, West Lake Hills, and all throughout Greater Austin.
What’re some of the benefits of smart garage door openers you ask? We’ve heard stories from a few greater Austin homeowners where the benefits are obvious. They leave for work, a few minutes ahead of schedule and things are going good and then that question pops up in their head. “Did I close the garage door?” Well, the good news is with all the high-tech smart garage door openers available today this is a scenario that no longer arises.
As an example, LiftMaster Elite series garage openers will close your door for you even while away. All this is done with the MyQ app when installed on your smartphone. It’s very easy to give yourself peace of mind when wondering if your door has been closed or not. And we all know that you can’t put a price on peace of mind!
Benefits of Installing a new Smart Garage Door Opener
The main benefits of the LiftMaster openers with MyQ you always know what’s going on at home. Forget days of driving 30 minutes only to turn around to make sure the garage door is closed. It is easier than ever to now know that your home is secure. With your smartphone check the status of your garage and if left open one button press closes it. Furthermore, if you’re a person that doesn’t like being bombarded with notifications on your phone a timer feature automatically closes your garage door if accidentally left open.
Another feature with openers that utilize Wi-Fi and MyQ technology is the ability to open a garage door remotely. If a friend or neighbor needs to enter your home’s garage for any reason while you’re not there you can open the door using your smartphone MyQ app. Then close the door from your phone once they’ve got what they needed out of the garage.
Want to take advantage of the latest smart garage door openers to manage the safety and security of opening and closing your garage remotely? Our local Austin garage door service techs can help. We are professional Liftmaster garage opener installers and can purchase, install and maintain your opener for you. Call us to learn which opener is right for your home.