Home Residential Services

Garage Door Openers



Home Residential Services

Garage Door Openers



The garage door opener is the one part of a garage door with interdependent parts that receives excessive use. The opener gear sets, carriages, slides, and other parts can experience excessive wear and need to inspected periodically and properly maintained. You need to know where you may have problems over time so that you can have many years of trouble free Garage door maintenance. Our customers know that they should call GoPro Garage Door Repair at the first sign of an opener problem and take advantage of our dependable service. We will install and repair the garage door opener of your choice. Our customers know that they can rely on us for garage door opener replacement parts for Genie, Stanley, Wayne-Dalton, Lift Master and all other major brands. We are confident that we can resolve your garage door opener questions and repair needs.

You can choose from a chain driven, belt driven, or a screw driven opener. Here is some information about each type of opener:

Chain drives are typically the most commonly used and most reliable type of opener. This drive runs the garage door on its track by using a metal chain. They also tend to be the noisy, so if your garage is located below or adjacent to the main rooms in your home, you might not want this opener. However, if your garage is detached or the noise does not bother you, this can be the best choice for you and your family.

Belt drives are regarded in the garage door industry as the best type of opener. Not only are belt drives as reliable as chain drives, but they are also virtually silent. This drive runs on a rubber belt, but is typically more expensive than chain drive openers. If your garage is attached to your home and has surrounding bedrooms, you'll never be bothered by the noise of your garage door. Screw drive openers use a lifting device that runs on a threaded steel rod, rather than a chain or a rubber belt. These openers tend to work best in locations where the weather and temperature is constant throughout the year. In areas with a wide range of temperature throughout the year, a screw drive opener is not recommended. They also are the slowest moving and noisiest of all three openers, but are the least expensive.

Let us know if you have a garage door opener maintenance problem by calling GoPro Garage Door Repair at 1-916-833-8004 or toll free at 1-866-575-9050. Give us a call and we will respond to your need right away with one of our certified technicians with one of our businesses closest to you.

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