Some ways to prevent garage break-ins


Did you know that there is a residential burglary every 90 seconds in Canada and every 18 seconds in the US? As well, respectively 80% and 60% of these break-ins occur during the day?

You also ought to know that the garage is a good entry point to do this, as very often valuable belongings are kept there, such as motorcycles, mountain bikes, etc. And do you know another thing: it is often through negligence that these robberies occur? How? We too often forget to properly lock our car doors, like when we go to the mall…
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The #1 problem with garage doors

The #1 problem with garage doors

It may surprise you that the problem behind the largest number of service calls to garage door specialists is not with the door itself, but rather with the automatic reverse mechanism, more exactly the misalignment of the photo eyes.

Here’s the scenario. You’re getting home from work and press the remote to open the garage door. At this point, everything is working smoothly, as it should. You close the door by again pressing the remote, but after barely starting to lower, it suddenly reverses direction and goes back up!

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Have you run into a problem with your garage door opener? Here are videos to help you solve it


Has it ever happened that you ran into a problem with your garage door opener and weren’t able to find a solution? Here are some videos that explain how to deal with the most common cases encountered by garage door specialists when making service calls.

These videos have been prepared for LiftMaster brand door openers. However, if you have a Chamberlain or Craftsman door opener, the procedure to go through is about the same.
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