When it’s time to replace your old garage door opener, how do you know which one to choose? The only thing you know is that it’s for a two-car door or a one car door. But which brand is best? What kinds are there? Is one quieter than another? What kind of warranty will it have? How expensive are they? How can I pay for it? How long will it take to install a new garage door opener? Let’s answer these questions right now.
The best garage door openers on the market today, and most well-known in the industry, is LiftMaster™. Aladdin Garage Doors of Minneapolis, MN sells (and services) LiftMaster™ and our own private labeled Aladdin Garage Doors opener, made by Marantec. These openers are professional grade and are built to last longer than their box store counterparts. There is a lifetime warranty on the motor and depending on the brand, warranty on parts for up to 8 years. By the way, we also service all brands of garage door openers, including Craftsman by Sears, Genie, etc.
Choose from chain drive, belt drive or jackshaft openers. Chain driven openers are the least expensive but are often the most popular because of their history of long service and durability. Belt driven openers have quieter motors and are especially effective for family rooms or bedrooms right near the garage. Jackshaft openers are used for garages with high, sloped or cathedral ceilings for doors up to 14’ high.
New on the market is LiftMaster’s opener with MyQ® technology, allowing you to open and close your door anywhere in the world using your smartphone, tablet or laptop. Some openers are equipped for battery backup in the event of a power outage.
Prices begin at $395 and often include 1 or 2 remote controls, an inside wall unit, an outside keypad and safety sensors. When you call us by 2 pm, we guarantee service the same day, or your service call will be free. For a standard installation, we’ll need about an hour. Forms of payment include all major credit cards, checks and of course, cash.