Mobile phones now have the capability to control garage and overhead doors. Why is that a big deal? Ask yourself, "What is the top concern when it comes to garage doors?" Cars are parked in garages rather than outside to fulfill the basic need of security. It is therefore only natural that a garage door opener should be secured to the fullest extent, including how it is operated. Today, the option is available for home and business owners to control their garage door with their mobile phones, garage doors. Consider this just one more level of security when it comes to garage doors.
The best garage door option is one that offer maximum security and convenience. This would be a system that allows the driver to open and shut a garage door is without having to leave the car. A keyless garage door opener is also advantageous because it gives a burglar no chance to tamper with keys and locks and gain entry.
The best option is one that puts access to a garage door right in your hand. It is a system that has the controls for the door on your mobile phone which is always with you and which therefore means that only you can open and close your garage door.
What openers operated by phone are available?
One option is the LiftMaster Elite Series 8550. It is operated using an application that you can downloaded free to your mobile phone and that has no annual fee. You can choose settings on your mobile so that you can always check that your garage door and house lights are secured. You can also control the system with your computer or tablet.
The Premium Series 8360 with Battery Backup is the other option. This system is also free to downloading without any activation or annual fee. Battery backup ensures that you can operate it even when power is out. When it is running on power, it consumes up to 75% when it is in standby mode. Whenever you access this system on your phone, a new code is sent to you so that only you can open your garage door. It also comes with a security feature that electronically monitors forced openings.
You can also go for the Elite Series Model 8500 Wall Mount opener and the Premium Series 8355. Both of these garage door openers can also be downloaded to your phone without any charges. These are the only two in the market that have MyQ technology built into them. With these systems, you get a whole new level of remote activation in comparison to hardwired home automation systems which are also more costly.
Phone operated garage door systems
Amarillo garage door company Willow Creek Overhead Door offers cell phone operated devices. Contact Willow Creek Overhead Door today to find out more about their products and services.