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Then they’re driving home in the middle of a storm, realizing as they pull into the driveway that someone is going to have to step out in the rain to open the garage door.

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Even with all of the add-on options, installation is easier than you’d think, according to Shop Tool Reviews. You'll use a technique similar to what you’d use for most garage door openers.

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Security Lights: Most newer garage door openers have at least two bright light bulbs, as well as lights activated by motion. On the other hand, some older or cheaper openers are limited to a single light bulb. This doesn’t help much with a garage darkened by shadows, leaving you unsure

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If you haven’t shopped for a garage door opener lately, manufacturers have made a lot of advancements in these units in recent years. They’re safer to operate, easier to install, and run more quietly than in the past. We’ve rounded up some of the best garage door openers you can

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This Chamberlain opener includes a timer, so you can have the garage door automatically close after 1, 5, or 10 minutes. Amazon reviewer John n Leigh really likes this feature.

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One of the nicer high-tech features in this garage door opener is the inclusion of MyQ technology, which allows you to control the operation of the door with a smartphone app.

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After a storm soaks you to the bone once or twice as you’re participating in your garage door “exercise,” you’ll be ready to install that garage door opener immediately. Few things feel quite as good as watching that garage door open automatically as you sit inside the dry car.

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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.