An automatic garage door opener makes your home safer and more secure and adds value top your garage door system. However, they do require power to operate and that can be a problem in an emergency like a wildfire. This can be a life threatening situation if you need to evacuate with little notice. So that’s where a garage door battery backup systems comes in.
What is a Battery Backup System?
A battery backup system provides an alternative source of power for your garage door opener. So when the power goes out, your opener will automatically switch to battery backup to keep your garage door opener working. Available power will vary based on the model, but most will provide several garage door cycles. This will allow you to get your car out until power is restored. The battery is contained within the garage door opener unit and typically needs to be replaced every couple of years. As a result, you’ll want to get in the habit of changing yours out periodically
Battery Backup Installation
A battery backup system is a feature of a wide number of garage door openers. So installation is no different than a traditional opener. Our team is available to discuss the options available and make recommendations that fit your situation. You can add an opener with battery backup to your existing door or as part of a new garage door installation. For example, we prefer battery backup openers from:
Garage Door Opener Repairs
Garage door openers require service from time to time, including battery replacement. Our team is available to help with 24/7 emergency service for those times you find yourself in a jam. Send us a message or call now to get service for your opener.