Doors & Windows : Installing Garage Door Opener Garage Door Opener Belt Vs Chain
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Before installing, you need to know the kinds of opener. There are three types of opener that can be found in the market, they are belt drive, screw driver, and chain drive. Belt drive opener, the mechanism of the rubber belt makes it runs quietly during the job, but this type of opener is also known as the most expensive among others. The screw driver opener, this type of opener runs much louder than the first one, mid-range price, and requires a little maintenance compared to the other two. The chain drive opener, this type of opener is also runs loud, but having the least price compared with the two mentioned before. Every door opener mechanism has its own positive and negative side, you just need to choose which one is the best for you, and your budget plan. And before you really start to install the opener, you need to check the door first for the balance, the springs, and the most important thing, please make sure that all the door parts are working. After everything looks perfect, you can start installing garage door opener. You can start by placing angle iron on the ceiling to hang the opener, because flimsy strap that commonly came with the opener is not heavy duty and cannot hold the vibration from the opener for a long time. After all the components are perfectly installed, you can tune the opening and closing forces.