If you’re like many people, you probably don’t think of your garage door as the most technologically advanced part of your home. But our quick look at the history of technology for garage doors will show you just how far we’ve come – and will give you a peek at where the garage doors of tomorrow will be.
Having an automatic garage door opener in Chicago gives your life convenience and efficiency. But what if we told you that there are accessories out there that can enhance your simplified life even more? Simply pressing a button seems to be as easy as it gets.
But we have 6 different accessories listed here to take it to the next level for you!
Garage Door Open/Close Monitor
Have you ever gone to bed and thought “Did I close the garage door all the way?” With a Garage Door Monitor you can monitor and operate up to four different garage door openers from anywhere in your home. Eliminating the need to get up, walk down, and check in the middle of the night.
Wireless Exterior Access Keypad
Use a 4-digit interchangeable code to access your garage door with a keypad that has zero wire connections. Acting as basically a remote control that stays securely on the exterior of your garage. Allowing you to access sheds that may not have an entry door or are not able to have one installed.
Laser Sensing Parking
Never have to worry about parking your vehicle perfectly again. This exceptional accessory allows you to fit your car into your garage every day exactly how you want it. Allowing you to use your garage space for maximum capacity while avoiding having your vehicle pulled in too far or sticking out. These laser sensors indicate when you are right on the money—eliminating the need for that hanging tennis ball!
LiftMaster Internet Connection
LiftMaster garage door openers offer their customers the latest in garage door technology. By using a handy remote control app, you can access the control of your garage door to open or close it with a few simple touches on your smartphone.
This gives you the ability to control your garage doors wherever you are. Whether you are all the way upstairs or half way down the road when you are on the go.
This also will allow you to access your garage doors operations when your at work. Letting someone enter or leave a package safely in your garage. You can find these types of apps made for other tops brands such as Chamberlain and Mastercraft too.
Battery Backup System
Having your garage door opener in Chicago connected electronically can have some down sides. If on the chance that you are hit with one of the windy cities notorious storms you may lose your power temporarily. If that is the case, you want to ensure you will still have opening and closing functions with a Battery Backup System installed. Mostly compatible with top name brands like LiftMaster, Battery Backup Systems allow you to never have to worry during those stormy months.
Miniature Remote Control
Remote Controls are no new thing when it comes to garage door openers. These have been well known accessories for years. Making your life a whole lot easier when you are on the go with just a simply press of a button. But when you opt for a miniature sized remote you are not only making it less visible to would be thefts, you keep it out of your viewpoints if you want to place it in your vehicles visor.
With a compact size you can place the mini-remote inside your purse or backpack or even on your key ring. Allowing you to take it with you wherever you go, without taking up a whole lot of room.
Contact AR-BE Garage Doors today and ask about any of these user-friendly garage door opener accessories to help improve your garage door.