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  • Why Should You Upgrade Your Garage Door Opener?

  •      A-1 Door Company stays up-to-date all of the latest technology involving garage doors and garage door openers!  Most people are unaware that over 5% of the garage doors and garage doors openers currently out there are not equipped with updated safety features.  This is important because more than 70% of homeowners use their garage door as the main entrance into their home.  Today's requirements for garage doors and garage door openers include many mandatory safety features, mostly importantly, photo-eyes.  If you are unsure if your garage door or garage door opener has the most up-to-date safety features, please give us a call.  Most manufacturers no longer provide replacement parts for garage door openers before 1993.  If your garage door opener was installed before 1993, it is likely that it is not equipped with the newest safety features.  Another reason for considering updating your garage door opener is because there have been many advancements in the technology, which includes improved entrapment protection.  The garage door openers with the new technology can also offer more convenience including battery backup in case of a power outage and internet connectivity for operation with your smart devices.  Be sure to give us a call for all of your garage door and garage door opener needs!

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