Garage Door Service of New Haven can install a new garage door opener for you or work on the one you already have. If something is not working right with your opener, give us a call. We have certified technicians that know how to handle all repairs.
Is the Garage Door Opener the Remote?
People are confused by the differences between remote. They think opener is a device used open door. Namely, handheld remote for wall mount that clutch operate door.
However, the opener is a mechanical heart that operates the door. In general infestation above the door and closing into an outlet on the ceiling. Unless you have a jackshaft opener, your opener will be on the ceiling.
What’s the Difference Between Remotes, Keypads, and Wall Mounts?
We are often asked the difference between remotes, keypads, and wall mounts. In order for your opener to work you need a receiver and the transmitter. The opener is the receiver it receives the transmission from the remote, keypad, or wall mount.
This is a handheld device that has one to three buttons on it. Each button can be programmed to work with the different garage doors you have. If you More than one garage door, each button will be programmed to the door operates.
A keypad is installed on the wall outside of your home. It is designed to input a four digit code to allow entry into your garage. You can determine what your code is, and change it as often as needed.
Most of openers are compatible with different keypads. Therefore, install a new opener to get a keypad. Our technicians can make this installation for you.
The wall is 1 to 3 buttons that is located on the wall next to the door that leads into your home. When you push a button, the corresponding door open or close. Each of these buttons can be programmed to a different door in your garage.
Are There Different Types of Openers?
There are four general types of openers on the market. Each one has different functions and are used for different purposes. For example, a belt drive opener is a common opener in homes. It has a quieter operation than a chain drive.
Another type of opener that you can choose from is a jack shaft. This opener is relatively new, and is used in garages with high ceilings. This opener can be installed on the wall versus the ceiling like belt drive, chain drive, or screw drive opener.
Why Won’t The Garage Door Opener Work?
Many different reasons can call your garage door opener to stop working area some of these reasons can include:
- Broken gears or sprockets
- Remote is not synced to the opener
- The frequency is not correct
- There is something wrong with the power supply to the opener
- The circuit Board fried
Regardless of the repair needed to the opener, our certified technicians can install a new one for you.
How to Program Your New Remote
If you lose your remote, you will need to purchase.Our technicians can provide you with the new remote. The new device will need to be synced to your current opener.
We will get a compatible remote for your existing assembly. Then, our technicians will program the remote to your new device.
In order to program the remote, the dip switches inside of the remote and the opener must match. Our technicians will open the panels and the remote covers and make sure that the dip switches are matching. Once they have completed that, they will inspect the remote to make sure it works properly.
What Frequency Do You Need to Set Your Opener to?
What is the frequency you ask? Good question. The frequency is the channel that the transmitter and receiver for both function on to talk to one another. Garage door openers need to be set between 300 to 400 MHZ.
The reason that there is a specific frequency for your garage door, it said that it doesn't interfere with other devices. When doors were originally created , there were problems with military frequencies, cell phones, airplanes, and more. When you have a new opener installed and bright note, you will need your frequency that between the pages.
Do You Need a Full Replacement?
We may be able to repair your existing opener without making a frame installation. Our technicians will troubleshoot the problem and determine what's going on. They will provide you with a solution to your problem.
You can make a good decision for your home of business, because our technician will take the time to explain your problems to you. If there is more than one possible option, they will let you know. They'll get right back on fixing the repair once they know what you want them to do.
Which Opener is Right For You?
If our certified technicians determined that you need a new opener, they will help you figure out which opener is best for you. Everyone of these parts is used for a different reason. Talk with the technician and let them know that your main concerns are.
The technician will give you different options that you have to get a new opener.
Every opener on the market is designed for specific things. That is why there are different options. Here’s a look at the functionalities you are looking for.
- Industrial- if you have a commercial property, then you will need to have a part that can open your heavy equipment. Generally, you will need to go with a screw drive or jackshaft.
- High ceiling- for two story warehouses or garages, a jackshaft is a good option. This type of part is installed on the wall next to the door. Otherwise, you would have to run a very long power cord to the ceiling or another outlet.
- Quiet- the belt drive openers are usually quieter than chain drives. If you have an attached garage, this is a good choice. This is particularly true if you have a loft room above it.
- Economic- many homeowners opt for the economic option, which is the chain drive. It does not have as quiet an operation, but can be used for most traditional style doors.
Our technician will help you choose the best part for your needs. Just let them know what you are looking for and they will direct you in the right place.
Our Commitment To Your Satisfaction
Our team the professionals are committed to your 100% customer satisfaction. In order to give you the best satisfaction needed, retake all customer feedback into consideration. We use reviews and calls in from our customers to make sure that every job we do is the best possible.
Should you experience any problems with our service, please do not hesitate to contact us. One of our managers a customer service representative will be willing to help you right away. We want to resolve any concerns that you have.
We Are Able to Install Your Opener Today
Call us right now so we can get one of our technicians out to your home or business. Garage Door Service of New Haven has a team of professionals that are always on call for you. With our dedication to you, you can expect a job well done on every job.
Let us help you today. We are here and standing by, waiting for your call. Our technicians should be there in about an hour.