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One problem people have with large, heavy wooden garage doors at older homes is that many openers can't handle the weight. The Chamberlain B970 has a 1.25-horsepower motor, which is quite a bit more powerful than some other models, giving it the power to raise heavy doors.

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The Chamberlain has all the basic garage door opener features you’d expect, such as a steel-reinforced belt drive in a powerful 3/4-horsepower motor. It includes a battery backup that you can use when the power goes out at your home.

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Direct Drive: With a direct drive system, the motor functions as the trolley, which means the entire motor moves along the rail. Because these systems don’t have multiple moving parts, they tend to run quietly with minimal vibration.

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The Chamberlain has all the basic garage door opener features you’d expect, such as a steel-reinforced belt drive in a powerful 3/4-horsepower motor. It includes a battery backup that you can use when the power goes out at your home.

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If you want a few extra features beyond what you’ll find with your typical garage door opener, the Chamberlain B730 contains many of the latest technologies and features. You’ll have to pay a bit extra for them, but the added tech is worth it.

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Amazon reviewer Finny says the opener works well when you only need to close and open the garage. But if you want to use the extra Internet-related features, such as having the system sense when your vehicle is nearby and automatically open, you might run into trouble while setting them

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Screw Drive: For a garage door opener with a screw drive, you’ll have less maintenance and moving parts to monitor over time. This type of drive uses a threaded rod to open and close the door, which works well for wider and heavier doors, according to The Home Depot. The

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One buyer named D. Perkins says installation is easy, thanks in part to a good set of instructions included with the kit. The 1035-V has a good set of safety sensors, too.