One of today’s most important modern conveniences is the garage door opener. With this appliance, you are able to get in and out of your garage without getting out into the rain at the touch of a button. Much like other technologies, both commercial and residential garage door openers have gotten smaller and more reliable, providing you with a multitude of options when it comes to opening your door.
There 4 common types of openers for garage doors, each with their own drive and application. Our technicians will help you determine the style and strength of opener that you will need based on your door’s specifications and size of your garage. Here is a little more about the different opener styles and their application:
- Chain-Drive Garage Door Openers – For years, the industry standard chain drive has proven to be our most popular openers for reliable performance year after year.
- Belt Drive Garage Door Openers – for quiet, smooth running operation.
- Screw Drive – best for heavier applications or when ceiling space is limited.
- Jack Shaft – wall mounted operator for quiet, smooth running operation where space is limited.