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Garage Door Buying Guide

Nov 12, 2021

Purchasing a new garage door is a major decision. Your garage door is often the first thing that people see when they arrive at your home. It makes a significant impact on the overall style of your home’s facade. Modern garage doors can last for decades, so it’s important to choose something that you’ll enjoy […]

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Garage Door Gift Ideas

October 28, 2021

The best gift you can give yourself or a loved one is something they will use and appreciate every day. A garage door or door opener can be the gift you give yourself every time you leave or return home. Durable, eye-catching garage doors are a great way to keep a house secure and maintain […]

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4 Summer Garage Door Maintenance Tips

June 4, 2021

Your garage door is one the largest moving object or piece of equipment in your home, and just as your other home appliances need maintenance, your garage door needs to be properly maintained to keep it working as it should throughout the year. The start of summer is a perfect time for these preventative maintenance […]

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Popular Types of Homes in Florida

Apr 27, 2021

Florida is a state full of diversity, beautiful beaches, lively cities and influence from all walks of life. The Sunshine State has an array of sights to see, and one of the best sights are the beautiful homes. You will find various styles and builds of homes in Florida. With the overabundance of Florida house […]

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Common Garage Door Myths

April 12, 2021

Many people believe their garage door is just a main point of entry that requires little attention or maintenance. You use your garage door every day and it is the largest moving object in your home. Yet, unless a collision happens or something noticeable breaks, it tends to look and sound the same, leaving it […]

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Garage Door Spring Replacement

November 23, 2020

Garage Door Springs Replacement Your garage door springs are one of the most important parts of your garage door, they do the heavy lifting — four times a day in most homes. Make sure that your springs are in the best condition possible, whether that means garage door spring replacement or repair. SCHEDULE A BROKEN […]

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Internet Gateway

November 6, 2020

Connect your garage door opener, gate operator and myQ® Accessories to the Internet, enabling smartphone control. Features Connectivity Allows you to open and close the garage door or gate from anywhere and control home lighting with a smartphone, tablet or computer. Controls up to 16 myQ®-Enabled devices. Easily connects to the home router. Download myQ® […]

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Best of the Best of Tampa Award

October 16, 2020

At Banko Overhead Doors, we are thrilled to have won the gold award in the 2020 Tampa Bay Times Best of the Best People’s Choice Awards. As winners for the Best Garage Door Company, we’re honored by the confidence our customers have shown in us. The largest newspaper in Florida and the winner of 12 Pulitzer Prizes, the Tampa […]

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How to Reset the Wi-Fi Hub of Your myQ® Garage 821LM

Sep 25, 2020

Your LiftMaster® myQ® Garage 821LM model garage door opener features a Wi-Fi hub to allow for convenient wireless access. In some cases, the hub can become inactive and may need to be reset — or you may want to connect your hub to a new router. Here at Banko Overhead Doors, we’ve spent over three […]

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How to Program Your LiftMaster® Universal Garage Door Mini Remote Model 374UT

Sep 25, 2020

One popular option with the LiftMaster series of garage door openers is the Universal Mini Remote (model 374UT). This small and practical remote is easy to carry around and offers practical access to your garage door opener. The Mini Remote features two buttons for controlling two different openers: for a garage door and an outdoor […]

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myQ® App: Discover the Power of Automation

Sep 25, 2020

Home and business automation is a sweeping trend that more and more people are taking advantage of. Why? Because automation can make your home safer, more accessible, more convenient and more streamlined as you seek to lead the lifestyle you’ve always wanted. The myQ® App is a home automation system that gives you greater control […]

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When to Replace Your Garage Door Opener

Sep 25, 2020

While leaving and coming home every day, you likely don’t think of your garage door opener — until the day when the machine begins malfunctioning or refuses to work altogether. Garage door openers are intended to dependably function for about 10 years, but over time and with regular use, they may become less efficient and […]

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