What is the best type of garage door opener: screw drive, belt drive or chain drive?

Answer I have installed both a screw drive and a chain drive. As previously mentioned, a screw drive delivers more power. It may be required to open a double wide because of the extra weight or a single p... Read More »

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What is better: a chain- or a belt-drive garage door opener?

On One Hand: Belt-Drive OpenersBelt-drive garage door openers function in much the same way as chain-drive openers, only the chain is replaced with a strong rubber belt. According to (Pre... Read More »

Is a garage door common property in a condominium townhouse with a built-in drive under garage?

Read your governing documents to determine who owns the door, who is responsible for maintaining it and how maintenance and access are defined. In this case, your garage, its door, overhead lights ... Read More »

How do I adjust the chain on a garage door opener?

Shut the DoorClose the garage door all the way. Pull the lever to disengage the door from the opener. Pull the power plug from its outlet.Locate the Master LinkFind the master link, which is usuall... Read More »

Efficiency Comparison of the Belt Drive & the Gear Chain?

Chain and belt drive systems connect a motorcycle's wheels to its engine. They do have their efficiencies and inefficiencies, and the ultimate decision as to which one is better is based on the use... Read More »