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How Much Headroom Do I Need for My Garage Door Opener?

Jun 07, 2018

Your garage and its door are vitally important to the daily operation of your home. But your garage and its door have to make space for all sorts of moving parts and pieces that help your garage door streamline the function of your home while making your life more convenient. Headroom is just one example. […]

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Garage Door R-Value

May 29, 2018

When you’re looking for a new garage door, you’re likely to come across the concept of garage door R-values. Unfortunately, R-value is a foreign term to many and leaves consumers confused when they’re looking for quality products that suit their needs. But garage door R-value is actually an incredibly important concept that has a high […]

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Clopay Color Blast®

May 17, 2018

One of the most difficult parts of choosing the perfect garage door for your home is landing on the ideal color. You want a color that enhances your home’s curb appeal while complementing your existing architecture. After all, your garage door takes up a large portion of your home’s street-facing exterior, so you want it […]

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Why Is My Garage Door Opener Beeping?

April 25, 2018

Technology is wonderful, isn’t it? Today we live in a world that’s more connected than ever before. Our connected world creates a lot of conveniences, but it also leads to some confusion when we don’t fully understand the technologies we’re using. Like garage doors. When a LiftMaster® garage door opener is beeping, what does that […]

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How to Check the Balance of Your Garage Door

Apr 11, 2018

A garage door is an incredibly helpful and convenient appliance that makes life at home so easy. To work as smoothly and efficiently as it does, your garage door includes a number of features and operates under an array of settings and limits. One important factor for any garage door is its balance. If you’re […]

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Why Your Garage Door Won’t Fully Open

Mar 28, 2018

As homeowners, we tend to take our garage doors and garage door openers for granted. We expect them to work on-demand and they do — most of the time. But sometimes garage doors and garage door openers can be sources of frustration, like when a garage door won’t fully open. Obviously, this doesn’t help you […]

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Why Isn’t My Remote Control Opening or Closing My Garage Door?

Mar 14, 2018

You pull into your driveway and you hit the button on your garage door remote control. Nothing. What a frustrating experience this can be for homeowners — especially if you’re stuck outside in a rainstorm or similarly inclement weather. But there’s usually a simple explanation when a garage door opener remote is not working. Here’s […]

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How to Set Up myQ® Devices With Apple HomeKit

Feb 28, 2018

Exciting news for users of myQ® home technology: The introduction of the myQ® HomeBridge makes myQ® compatible with Apple’s HomeKit. While setting up myQ® devices with Apple’s HomeKit is relatively simple and straightforward, it may seem or feel overwhelming to users at first glance. It shouldn’t. Here’s a look at how to get all of […]

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How to Change Garage Door Lock Settings Using the Smart Control Panel

Feb 14, 2018

A garage door’s lock setting is an incredibly important feature that delivers peace of mind and added security to homeowners. When would you want to use the LiftMaster garage door lock button? It’s great for when you’re away from your home for an extended period of time as well as for when everyone’s in for […]

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How to Disconnect Your Garage Door From the Garage Door Opener

Jan 31, 2018

When the power is out in your neighborhood or when your garage door is simply on the fritz, it can be a serious inconvenience and a serious slowdown in your life. Some homeowners mistakenly think their vehicles are trapped inside their garages in these moments, but there’s a fast and easy way to disconnect a […]

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The Benefits of a Mini Universal Remote Control

Jan 03, 2018

There’s nothing worse than dealing with a dated garage door opener that sometimes works and sometimes doesn’t. In the past few years, new garage door-related technologies have advanced by leaps and bounds, and the Mini Universal Remote Control is at the forefront of garage door opener technology. If you’re in the market for a new […]

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Garage Doors Before & After

Dec 20, 2017

A garage door is a powerful and significant part of your home’s curb appeal and street-facing appearance. That’s why it’s a shame that so many homeowners overlook their garage doors and how they can transform a home’s appearance. To help you better understand the power a garage door holds, here’s a look at before and […]

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