Your garage door opener is like the brain of your garage door system. It is what tells it to lift and close the garage door. On average, a garage door opener should last about 10 – 15 years. And it is possible to have your garage door opener last longer than that. Yet, if your garage door opener is right on that 10-year mark or more, it might be a good idea to upgrade your garage with a smart garage door opener.
Now first, let’s define what we mean. Many older models of garage door openers are missing some upgraded modern features the new ones have. For example, all Liftmaster garage door openers now come with wifi connectivity standard. This allows you to do many different things that you could not with your older garage door opener.
Advantages of smart garage door opener.
Control of Your Garage Door.
With your garage door opener connected to wfi- you control your garage door from practically anywhere in the world. With apps like MyQ, if you forget to close your garage door, you can close your garage door even when your not home as well as open it to let someone in your garage.
Monitor Who is in Your Garage.
New Liftmaster garage door openers, such as the 85503-267, comes with an Integrated video camera that enables you to see what is happening in your garage through a live feed or recorded event. The 1080p, glare-resistant, night vision lens auto-adjusts to light levels in the garage to allow you to capture anything and everything that passes through the garage….