What Are Garage Door Remotes and MyQ?
Garage door remotes are great devices that make it to where you can quickly and easily open or close your garage door. The remote allows you to access your garage with one simple touch of a button. They're fast and easy to set up, making them an attractive option for anyone who wants convenient access to their garage. Additionally, there are also new-age systems such as MyQ that include smart capabilities, meaning your garage door opener can connect via Wi-Fi to an app on your phone where you can open and close it and it will even send notifications when your door is opened or closed. With this technology, users can now control their garage doors from anywhere, making sure no one ever tries to get into their home without permission.
How Do I Know I Can Set Up MyQ?
Determining if your garage door opener is compatible with the MyQ system is relatively straightforward. The first thing you should do is check the list of compatible openers on the MyQ website. If you are unsure of your opener's model number, it can usually be located on an information sticker on the side of your motor unit near where the light beam sensor is mounted. Also most qualified openers list right on the opener that they are equipped with MyQ Technology. Some high technology garage door openers even com equipped with a camera that will also connect to your MyQ app to see a live stream of your garage right from your phone! Oh and did we mention that MyQ partners and connects with Amazon to give delivery drives one time access to place your packages securely in your garage!