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We Will Be Closed September 28th-29th

Sep 27, 2022

Important Message: We Will Be Closed September 28th-29th To allow for the safety of our team members, Banko Overhead Doors will be closed on 9/28/22. We will reopen for normal business on 9/29/22 or as weather permits.

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Banko Overhead Doors, Inc. Named to TAMPA Magazines’ 2022 Best of the City

Sep 26, 2022

Banko Overhead Doors, Inc. Named to TAMPA Magazines’ 2022 Best of the City September 26, 2022 — Banko Overhead Doors, Inc. was named a winner in the garage door company category on TAMPA Magazines’ 2022 Best of the City list. Earlier this year, 222,782 votes were cast to determine the winners in 94 categories within […]

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How to Make Your Garage Smart

Aug 16, 2022

Smart technologies have advanced capabilities that make people’s lives easier, explaining their growing popularity in homes and workplaces everywhere. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could use these next-level solutions in your garage, too? The good news is, you can! With this guide, we’ll discuss how to improve your garage with smart products and technologies. […]

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What Should Not Be Stored In a Garage?

Aug 11, 2022

Everyone uses their garage to store extra belongings, keeping them out of sight and out of mind. However, there are many objects you shouldn’t store in your garage, as they can create many safety hazards. This guide will discuss what to avoid storing in your garage. 1. Propane Propane is unstable and highly flammable, meaning […]

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How to Get Rid of and Prevent Mold in Your Garage

Aug 10, 2022

Garages are the ideal breeding ground for mold due to their dark, warm climates. If you live in Florida, these conditions are enhanced by high humidity, which creates damp areas that accelerate mold growth. Luckily, you can use many methods to clean and prevent mold in your garage, helping you promote a healthy, fungus-free environment. […]

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5 Unique Ideas for Your Garage

Aug 04, 2022

When you picture a garage, you probably see a car taking up most of the space and maybe some tools hanging on the wall. But did you know your garage can be more than just a place to park? If you require additional space in your home or don’t use your garage for vehicle storage, […]

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How to Align Garage Door Eye Sensors

Aug 02, 2022

Eye sensors are safety devices that detect when your garage door makes contact with a person or object as it closes. When these obstructions occur, the sensors automatically command the door to lift away from the obstacle. Garage door eye sensors perform an important job. If these devices fall out of alignment, they’ll be unable […]

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Does Insurance Cover My Garage Door Repair?

Jul 25, 2022

Your homeowners insurance protects your house and everything in it, allowing you to breathe a sigh of relief in the event of accidents, intrusions or damage. But what happens when your garage door requires repairs? Your garage door is considered part of your home, so your insurance is designed to cover it. However, this coverage […]

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How To Set Up myQ Alerts & Schedules

Jul 21, 2022

Whether you want to schedule times for your garage door to close each day or be alerted when your door has been open for 10 minutes, the myQ® app can help. Set up push and email notifications and create schedules for your garage door today. How to Set Up Alerts on myQ Garage Door Openers To […]

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How to Update myQ® Email Notifications

Jul 19, 2022

Did you know that myQ® garage door openers can provide email or push notifications? We’ve gathered all the tips to help you set email notifications on your smartphone for your myQ-compatible garage door opener. Enabling myQ Email Notifications You can start the process of enabling email notifications for your myQ by opening the app on […]

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How to Set Up Guests for myQ® Accounts

Jul 15, 2022

With a myQ®-compatible garage door opener, you can have two co-owners and five guests with the Users feature. You should trust these individuals to access your garage, though you do not need to share your password with them. Since a co-owner has more access to your garage, you should reserve this spot for a trusted […]

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What to Do If myQ® Is Offline

Jul 13, 2022

Your app or myQ® garage door opener could end up offline for several reasons. If you cannot control the device through the myQ app, read our examples for various solutions to get your myQ working properly again. Why Does myQ Keep Going Offline? If your myQ garage door is offline, you’ll want to start by […]

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