There are a few reasons garage door remotes stop working. We highlight four common scenarios that lead to remote failure and what you can do to try to fix it. You may need a new remote if your door won’t open after trying these suggestions.
If you recently tried to use your garage door opener but nothing happened and the light on your opener started blinking, you’re in the right place. Our article troubleshoots some common causes of a blinking garage door opener light. The blinking light acts like a smoke signal to alert you of an issue that needs immediate attention.
If you’re in the market for a new garage door and opener combo, you’ve likely heard of LiftMaster. LiftMaster is the most popular garage door opener brand and offers a handful of openers built with the latest technology for safe, reliable operation. Whether you need a battery back up (required in California), video storage, or bright lighting, LiftMaster has an opener for you.
Garage doors have been referred to as the new front door for the American home with good reason. An industry study found more people use their garage door than the front door as the main entry point. As zero-lot lines have increased due to the cost of raw land, more garage doors are front facing. Since most people use their garage door to access their home, it makes sense to invest time learning about a few of the most popular garage door opener brands.
Are you in need of opening your garage door, but your opener is unresponsive or your door isn’t operating properly? If you see a foreign error code on your opener control panel or can see that your opener is moving but not opening the door, your best bet may be to manually open your garage door.
While manually opening your garage door is straightforward, we want to always provide a note of caution. Garage doors and their components can be dangerous so always practice caution and call an expert if you have time.
Garage door opener problems are always inconvenient, but if you’re a DIY-er, there are some problems you can attempt to tackle on your own. Read our easy-to-follow guide, “How to Troubleshoot My LiftMaster Garage Door Opener,” to learn more about two of the most common LiftMaster garage door opener problems and solutions.
Why is my garage door light flashing?— there are a few reasons why your garage door light might be flashing. Know that there is no need to panic or be too annoyed with that flashing yet. Modern garage door openers include technology that alerts us when they’re running into a problem, similar to the alerts from our cars. While all garage door openers are different, they share many similarities. We’ll help you identify the issue your light is sensing in this post.
Choosing a garage door opener without knowing the differences between motors isn’t too bad but you’ll probably be happier if you know exactly what you’re choosing. In this post, we’re discussing everything you need to know about DC garage door openers. Read More