What is a garage door opener? How to repair a garage door opener?
What is a garage door opener? The garage door opener is a motorized device that opens and closes the garage door. The owner commands it with a handheld radio remote control from a short distance.
The most popular garage door openers on the market have convenience, safety and security features like: Wi-Fi connection, security light, manual release, auto-close, rail segments, and battery back-up. There are several types of garage door openers and we can service them all:
Chain drive opener – cheaper, but at the same time noisier garage door openers. A metal chain drives the trolley elevating and lowering the door
Belt drive opener – it has quiet operation and low maintenance
Screw drive opener – a rotating threaded steel rod lifts and lowers the trolley. Ideal for properties with attached garage, this type of opener has quiet operation and low maintenance.
Direct drive opener – ideal option for any property. This opener type operates smoothly and quietly, with no belt, or chain.
How to repair your garage door opener? The opener can fail for several reasons – poor installation, old age, or improper installation. The problems with the garage door openers are hard to diagnose and require a professional investigation and repair. With our 24/7 emergency service at Medicine Hat Garage Repair pros we’ll be there when you need us to repair your opener.