Top Garage Door Opener Brands

Garage Door Opener

Choosing from all the available garage door opener brands for your garage can be important for more than one reason and you want to choose a garage door opener that is manufactured from top quality raw material and durable / robust enough to handle harsh elements (while giving you optimum security features). Here is a list of top garage door opener brands and their products:

Chamberlain Garage Door Openers

Chamberlain has been making automatic garage door openers for the last four decades. They excel in providing garage door solutions for the Do-It-Yourself enthusiasts. They are purpose built for this market. The company also provides commercial solutions including gate operators and other access control goods.

Notable Features

  • Powerful motors which have up to 3/4 HP
  • Standby power systems are also available to keep the system working in case of power failure
  • Rail Extension kits are available with the machine for high garage doors up to 8 foot and 10 foot
  • Fast installation setup due to rail systems engineered for quick installation
  • The remotes are given with codes that can be changed when required
  • All systems have compatibility with HomeLink® home remote control systems
  • Different solution are available for all kinds of large garage door openings
  • Both automatic and manual options available

Products:

The famous garage door openers by Chamberlain include:

  • Whisper Drive® WD962KEV with Battery Backup – Model WD962KEV (belt driven)
  • Whisper Drive® 1/2 HP Belt Drive Garage Access System – Model WD822KD (belt driven)
  • Power Drive® 3/4 HP Chain Drive Garage Access System – Model PD752D
  • Power Drive® 1/2 HP Chain Drive Garage Access System – Model PD610D
  • Power Drive® 1/2 HP Chain Drive Garage Access System – Model PD212D
  • Power Drive® 1/2 HP Chain Drive Garage Access System – Model PD210D
  • 1/2 HP Chain Drive Garage Access System – Model CG40D
  • Power Drive® 1/2 HP Screw Drive Garage Access System – Model PD432D

Craftsman Garage Door Opener

Craftsman has been one of the great garage door opener brands for decades. The best part of their openers is the fact that spares of old models are still supplied and available in the market. The models include chain drive, screwdriver, and belt drive openers.

Notable Features

  • Sold by world trusted Sears
  • Wide range to fit your budget
  • The new models are DC power based
  • The new models have internet capability integrated as well
  • The models can be ordered online as well
  • 3 to 4 HP motors are available for large doors and garages
  • Rolling codes are available for extra security
  • Remote controls are HomeLink® compatible
  • Extension kits are also provided for larger garage openings

Products:

The following garage door openers are available by Craftsman:

  • Craftsman 3043 Belt Drive DC Garage Door Opener with Assurelink (Belt driven)
  • Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, Belt Drive – Model 53915 (Belt driven)
  • Craftsman Belt Drive Garage Door Opener w/Die Hard Battery Back-Up, Model 53918 (Belt driven)
  • Craftsman 30437 Chain Drive DC Garage Door Opener with Assurelink
  • Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, Chain Drive – Model 53920
  • Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, Chain Drive – Model 53985
  • Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, Chain Drive – Model 53930
  • Craftsman 3/4 hp Garage Door Opener, Chain Drive – Model 53990
  • Craftsman 1/2 hp Garage Door Opener, Screw Drive – Model 53993

Genie Garage Door Openers

The Genie garage door openers are famous for screw drive garage door opener technology. The company was established in 1994. They provide DIY and dealer installed garage door openers.

Notable Features:

  • Powerful direct motor drive systems
  • DC powered motors which are made noise-less
  • Instant opening mechanism
  • Flush mount rail available on demand (in some models only)
  • Dual frequency Remotes in the new models
  • Adaptable rail systems for high garage doors (up to 12 feet tall)
  • Rolling code technology for extra security
  • HomeLink® compatible remote system
  • Genie® Pro Stealth® complied belt drive garage door openers
  • Exceptional warranty

Products:

Their top line screw drive garage door opener models include:

  • DirectLift™ and DirectLift™ Plus Screw Drive
  • PowerLift™ Excelerator
  • PowerLift™ Plus Excelerator
  • TriloG 1500 – 1 HP DC (Dealer Installed)
  • TriloG 1200 – 3/4 HP DC (Dealer Installed)
  • PowerMax 1500 – 1 HP DC (DIY-Retail)
  • PowerMax 1200 – 3/4 HP DC (DIY-Retail)
  • PowerLift 900 – 1/2 HP AC (DIY-Retail)

Hormann Garage Door Opener

Hormann is a German company that specializes in producing DC powered garage door openers that work on belt drive system. This ensures a noiseless opening and closing of the garage door.

Notable Features:

  • German engineered which itself is a quality
  • Motors are DC powered making it noiseless operation.
  • Belt drive system based on DC power making it a quite opener
  • Automatic belt tensioning powered by Beltension Guard™
  • Solling codes for additional security
  • High garage door models available
  • Battery backups in case of power failure is also available are selected models.

Products:

The following models are available that are produced by Hormann:

  • SilentDrive 5500 Series
  • SilentDrive 7500 Series
  • SilentDrive 8500 Series

Lift Master Garage Door Opener

If you are looking for a garage door opener that is installed by a professional company, Lift Master is the best of all garage door opener brands. They have been producing these garage openers for about 40 years.

Notable Features

  • 3/4 Horse Power Belt drive system which is super quite in nature
  • Standby power system in case of power failure
  • Long power extensions making accessibly an easy option
  • Rail systems available for doors up to a height of 14 feet.
  • Rolling code for additional security
  • Chose different models and packages according to your pocket
  • Rail-less mounted openers which are top of the line
  • Wide range of features including HP intensity and security

Products:

Lift Master garage door opener comes in the following models:

Screw Drive Series

  • Elite Series Model 3840
  • Premium Series Model 3240
  • Contractor Model 3130

Chain Drive Series

  • Liftmaster 8360 3/4 HP DC Power
  • Elite Series 3595
  • Elite Series 3575
  • Premium Series 3275
  • Premium Series 3265
  • Contractor Model 3255
  • Contractor Model 3245
  • Contractor Model 1355
  • Contractor Model 1345

Belt Drive Series

  • Elite Series Model 8550 3/4 HP DC Power
  • Elite Series Model 3850
  • Elite Series Model 3585
  • Premium Series Model 3280

Linear Garage Door Openers

These garage doors openers are made by Linear LLC. They majorly deal in RF controlled garage openers. The best part is that you can buy the system from Linear and then integrate it with rail system of your own choice.

Notable Features:

  • Heavy commercial doors can be operated using a powerful yet quite 3/4 HP motors
  • Steel rails like no other compared in strength and durability
  • Digitally controlled
  • Combination can be made by selecting different options as required
  • High door rails are available ranging up to 12 feet.
  • Top market warranties are also offered

Products:

The following models are available in the market by Linear LLC:

  • Challenger SE, 1/3 HP Chain-Drive Model 9300M
  • Challenger GLE, 1/2 HP Chain-Drive Model 9500M
  • MVP 1/2 HP Chain-Drive Garage Door Operator
  • MVP-SB 1/2 HP Super Belt Garage Door Operator (chain drive)
  • LDO33 1/3 HP Standard Single Lamp Garage Door Operator
  • LDO50 1/2 HP Deluxe Single Lamp Garage Door Operator
  • LSO50 1/2 HP Premium Dual-Lamp Premium Garage Door Operator
  • LCO75 3/4 HP Deluxe Dual-Lamp Garage Door Operator

Marantec Garage Door Opener

Marantec is probably one of the oldest in the garage door market. The German technology started 30 years back and successfully operates now in 30 or more countries. Marantec specializes in four models of different controllers that can be further driven by either chains or a belt system. The company is providing DC operated, stronger, and quieter garage doors.

Notable Features

  • It uses High Powered Smart DC Motor
  • Quiet semi-enclosed rails helps the door have more quiet movement up and down
  • Works on Digitally controlled power system
  • Uses Interchangeable rails systems
  • Made out of Powder Coated and Galvanized Steel Rails
  • Engineered in Germany, Built in America.
  • Offers Generous Warrantees

Products:

The following are the products are available in the market under the produce of Marantec:

  • M-4500e
  • M-4700e
  • M-4900e
  • Q-7500e
  • RV8000

Martin Garage Door Openers

Notable Features

  • High Powered DC Motors
  • Soft Start and Stop Operation
  • Quiet, Steel Reinforced Belt Drive
  • Chain Drive available on Model DC 2722
  • Exclusive Soft-Touch Reverse Technology™
  • Digital Intelligence force monitoring system
  • American Built and German Engineered
  • Very Good Warrantees

Products:

  • Martin DC3700e – 3/4 HP* Belt Drive
  • Martin DC2500e – 1/2 HP* Belt Drive
  • Martin DC2722 – 3/4 HP* Chain Drive
  • Martin DC3700HD – 1 HP* Belt Drive

Overhead Door Corporation

Some popular features of Overhead Door Corporation include:

  • DualDrive™ belt system for belt drive garage door openers
  • Heavy-duty DC motors for strong, quiet lifting
  • Variable speed motors for soft start and stop
  • CodeDodger® rolling code technology
  • Mini Remote Controller with Key Chain
  • HomeLink®compatible
  • OverDrive® screw drive garage door openers that open twice as fast
  • Flush mount designs for direct-to-ceiling installation
  • Full line of openers for every application

Screw Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Destiny 1500 1 HPc*
  • Odyssey 1200 3/4 HPc*
  • OerDrive® Garage Door Opener
  • Signature® Screw Drive

Chain Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Legacy® 800 Chain Drive
  • Legacy Chain Drive
  • Standard Drive™ Chain
  • Python 2® Chain Glide

Belt Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Legacy® 800 Belt Drive
  • Standard Drive™ Belt
  • SilentMax™ XL
  • Phantom® Belt Drive

Raynor Garage Door Openers

Some of the most popular features of the Raynor line of openers are:

  • Powerful 3/4 HP motors in Chain Drive and Belt Drive models
  • EverCharge® Raynor Standby Power (operates up to 40 cycles in 24 hours)
  • Mini Safety Signal™ Remote Controls
  • Rolling code security technology
  • Full line of openers for most every garage door application
  • Raynor Prodigy wall-mounted jackshaft openers

Smart Control Panel™ that:

  1. Automatically turns your garage light on when you enter the garage
  2. Locks all radio control signals out when you are away
  3. Displays time and temperature in your garage
  4. Displays system messages

Screw Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Commander II 1/2HP Opener

Chain Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Raynor Ultra™ 3/4 HP Heavy-Duty Opener
  • Pilot™ 1/2 HP Opener
  • Navigator™ 1/3 HP Opener

Belt Drive Garage Door Opener Models

  • Admiral Premium 3/4 HP with EverCharge® Raynor Standby Power
  • Aviator™ 1/2 HP Opener

Jackshaft Wall Mounted Garage Door Opener

  • Prodigy space-saving Jackshaft Opener

Sears Garage Door Openers

Skylink Garage Door Opener

Wayne Dalton Garage Door Openers

Noteable products from Wayne Dalton

Ceiling and Wall-Mount options

  • 3-Button Remote Control Transmitters for use with multiple doors and devices
  • Optional 8 and 10 foot rails for taller garage doors
  • Integration with Z-Wave® and the Wayne Dalton Home Control Solution
  • HomeLink® compatibility
  • Engineered to work with Wayne-Dalton garage doors as well as all other brands
  • prorive™ Ceiling Mounted Garage Door Opener Models
  • prodrive™ with Chain Drive Rail
  • prodrive™ with Belt Drive Rail
  • idrive® Wall Mounted Garage Door Opener Models
  • idrive® for TorqueMaster® garage doors by Wayne-Dalton
  • idrive® for Torsion Springs on non-Wayne-Dalton garage doors

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