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How to Buy Rental Property in Orlando, Florida

Jul 24, 2020

Between its sunny weather and proximity to Disney World, it’s no wonder why Orlando was ranked the number one place to invest in a second home. Orlando offers a variety of tight-knit communities to join, all within miles of major travel hubs, professional sports franchises and recreational activity options like Universal Studios. So whether you’re looking […]

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Tips for Moving to Orlando, Florida

Jun 23, 2020

You may know Orlando, Florida, as a theme-park destination full of opportunities for excitement, but how would it be to live there? If you’re planning on moving to Orlando, you’ll want to know plenty about the city. With information about living in the city and tips for moving to Orlando, Florida, you’ll feel confident in […]

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Message about COVID-19

Mar 23, 2020

To Our Valued Customers and Community Members, At Banko, we recognize the trust you place in us as your go-to garage door service and installation experts.  Which is why, in this time of uncertainty, we are listening to recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) […]

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Why Are the Lights on My Garage Door Opener Staying On?

Dec 19, 2019

You’ve recently come home after a long day, and before finally going inside to relax, you notice that your garage door opener lights aren’t switching off. While the opener light is a convenient tool that allows safe entry and exit of your garage, you don’t necessarily want the light to remain on all night. Now […]

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How to Connect Your Wi-Fi Garage Door Opener

Dec 11, 2019

You’ve finally taken the plunge to replace your outdated garage door opener with a model that features the latest advancements in technology — Wi-Fi connectivity with myQ® capabilities — so you can monitor and control your garage door from anywhere using your smartphone. But now that you’ve installed a new garage door opener, how can you […]

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Florida Garage Door Permits

Dec 09, 2019

Whether your garage door is near the end of its lifespan or you’re looking to elevate your home’s curb appeal, the time has come to replace your garage door. At Banko Overhead Doors, we have a wide variety of attractive, high-quality replacement options to choose from. Yet the process may also involve applying for a […]

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Parts of a Garage Door

November 21, 2019

Garage doors are one of the most intricate parts of your home. It’s important to know the main parts of a garage door system so you can identify performance issues and possible repair needs. This way, you know when to call a garage door installation and maintenance professional. Learn about the different parts of a […]

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Home Management Tips for Florida Snowbirds

Nov 13, 2019

Owning multiple properties is a joy — especially if one of your homes is located within Florida’s gorgeous coastline. Travelers from all areas of the country call the Sunshine State home for many months of the year. With warm weather and plenty of space on the sand year-round, it’s no wonder why so many men and women […]

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How to Keep Your Florida Home Cool

Aug 27, 2019

Living in Florida can feel like paradise. Sunny skies greet us nearly every day and provide us with the perfect weather to enjoy a day at the pool or beach. Even in the winter, when ice and snow rarely make an appearance in the state, temperatures are warm enough to spend a day on the […]

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The Benefits of Automatic Garage Door Openers

Aug 07, 2019

A garage door should make your life easier and your home more manageable and convenient. But if you’re still hoisting your garage door every time you get home and lowering it by hand every time you walk inside, you’re not maximizing all the benefits these doors can offer. What you need are the benefits of […]

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myQ® and Amazon Key In-Garage Delivery

Jul 25, 2019

There are many benefits of a myQ connected garage door. myQ allows you to check if you left your garage door open, and open and close it from anywhere with the myQ app. myQ also enables convenient access experiences like Amazon Key In-Garage Delivery. Eligible Prime members can get their Amazon packages and groceries delivered […]

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Tips for First-Time Home Buyers in Florida

Jun 14, 2019

The Sunshine State is one of the most populated states in the country, and it’s not difficult to see why. Surrounded by nearly 1,200 miles of gorgeous coastline, homeowners are never far from the beach. From the charming towns in the panhandle to the world-renowned theme parks of Central Florida and the islands of paradise known as […]

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