The Garage & Gate Blog

garage door maintenanceFeb 01, 2011

How to Manually Open Your Garage Door When the Power is Out

Whether it is a brutal snowstorm, a hurricane, a windstorm, or another disturbance to the electrical grid, it is important to be prepared for power ou...

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safetyJun 14, 2019

Receive a package even when you’re not home… now it’s possible!

In recent years, online purchases have been ever‑increasing in popularity. Shopping from the comfort of one’s home, at any time of the day, and ha...

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garage door openerJul 13, 2018

Here are 5 reasons why you should change your old electric garage door opener

If your garage door opener is from the days when The Beatles first appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show, then it’s probably the time to think seriousl...

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garage door openerApr 20, 2018

Hey Siri, open the garage door please!

Communication and interconnection tech are moving forward in leaps and bounds, and this even extends to garage door openers. Did you know that you can...

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garage door openerDec 12, 2017

Your sick garage door opener is trying to tell you something – troubleshooting help is here!

If even once you’ve experienced a malfunctioning garage door opener, you know how frustrating it can be. Luckily, those openers from LiftMaster, Cha...

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garage door openerApr 07, 2017

Which LED bulbs can I use in my garage door opener?

LED and compact fluorescent light bulbs have become very popular with homeowners because of the energy savings they provide. For electric garage door ...

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