As technology has improved and enhanced nearly every aspect of our lives, it has even gone to the traditional industries that you may have not considered years ago. Smart homes and smart devices make add the power of connectivity to everything we do. Yes, the service industry including garage doors has been affected.
Garage door openers have changed over the years. In fact today, the option now exists to easily control your garage door with the comfort and ease of your smartphone. Conveniently, today you don’t even have to worry about where you are, you can easily open or close your garage door with the simplicity of a quick hand motion. Also, you will no longer have to worry about where your garage door remote happens to be. If you’ve never thought about electric garage door openers before, here are a few important points to consider and questions to be answered.
How long does a garage door opener last?
Estimates on a garage door opener’s longevity clearly are based on usage. However, experts believe that the average garage door should last between 15-30 years. Components that may affect the garage door’s longevity include: construction quality, maintenance, and the effects of weather. In our experience automatic, garage door openers normally provide 10-15 years of reliable service.
What makes a Wi-Fi enabled garage door opener so special?
The Wi-Fi-enabled feature of the belt drive garage door opener has the cool factor going for it like it operates smooth and is a lot quieter. However, there are more practical uses as well. It adds another layer of convenience to open or close your garage door. And, should you be away from home, through the garage door app you can easily check to see if you accidentally left your garage door open.
Does it cost more to get a Wi-Fi enabled garage door opener?
Not really, as these are becoming more commonplace the price has dropped significantly.
How do I get one?
Think no further than giving Accent Garage Doors a call to get that setup. Give us a call for more information. Accent Garage Doors, a Utah-based and Wasatch Front serving company, specializes in all things relating to your garage door. Our talented technicians enjoy the vast experience that is unparalleled in the industry.
When you think garage doors, think Accent Garage Doors.