Which Garage Door Opener Is Best For You?

There are four main types of garage door opener drives. Which one you choose really depends on the application.  This video allows you to listen to three of them to decide which may be best for your home or living situation. For more detailed information on each opener, please click on the links below.

Listen to and compare screw-drive, chain-drive and belt-drive openers. You will hear the difference.


Belt Drives

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A belt drive opener is the most silent of the garage door openers available.

Belt Drives

Chain Drives

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Chain drive openers are some of the most well-liked garage door openers available.

Chain Drives

Screw Drives

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Screw drive openers are the least common type of garage door opener.

Screw Drives

Direct Drives

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A direct drive opener is one that doesn’t depend on a chain, belt, or screw type operation to open and close the door.

Direct Drives