Best Smart Garage Door Openers and Accessories 2023

Many people use smartphones and voice commands like second nature in their daily life, but have you thought about the possibility of adding smart features to your garage? With major brands like Genie and Sommer releasing advancements in smart garage door openers all the time, it is now feasible and affordable to get smart garage benefits for your home. 

Let’s walk through why you should invest in smart garage door openers and the best products to upgrade your home. 

Why Invest in Smart Garage Door Openers?

  • Better Security for Your Home Through Automatic Locks and Video Monitoring
  • Smartphone Control from Anywhere
  • Easy Installation
  • Integration with In-Home Smart Devices for Voice Control
  • Ability to Schedule When the Garage Opens and Closes

Best Smart Garage Door Opener Features

Remote Access

The best part about smart garage door openers is that they allow you to monitor everything about your garage from a smartphone. Through an app, you can access records of when your door opened and closed, operate the door yourself, set schedules, and control lights or video monitoring – all from anywhere in the world. 

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Video Monitoring

Indoor and outdoor video monitoring through smart garage door openers gives you the ultimate peace of mind. Many brands include motion detection, night vision, and a weather-proof exterior to monitor your home’s security in any situation. 

Voice Control

Through integration with major voice control technologies like Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, smart garage door openers allow you to operate your overhead door with voice commands. Simply say, “Alexa, open my garage door.” or “Hey Google, close my garage door at 10 pm tonight.” 

Best in Class Openers and Accessories

Best Smart Remote

The winner for the best smart remote is the ​​ismartgate PRO Smart Garage Door Opener Remote. This smart remote is easy to use, has wide compatibility, and boasts incredible features, including:

  • Compatibility with all garage door openers, including Genie and Sommer
  • Works with major smart home platforms, including Apple Homekit, Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, and Ask Siri
  • Integrates easily with cameras for video monitoring
  • Programmable to automatically open or close when it senses you approaching or leaving your home
  • Sends real-time alerts when your garage door opens or closes
  • Easy use through a smartphone app to give control to the whole family

Best Voice Control Integration

Our favorite option for voice control integration for smart garage door openers is Aladdin Connect. Genie Garage Door Openers developed this smart home innovation to pair seamlessly with their products. With Aladdin Connect, you can operate and monitor your garage door through voice control, and many more great features, including:

  • Voice control integration with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa
  • Walmart InHome for secure, in-home grocery delivery
  • Virtual database of when the garage door opens and closes
  • Ability to create Virtual Keys for friends and family
  • Smartphone app for ease of use and multiple users

Best Video Monitoring

More incredible products from ​​ismartgate – and winners of best video monitoring for smart garage door openers – are the Garage Camera (indoor monitoring) and Gate Camera (outdoor monitoring). These cameras give you live video feeds from inside and outside your garage, allowing you to monitor your home’s security from your smartphone. Ismartgate video monitoring also features:

  • HD (1080P) quality video
  • Ability to connect up to three cameras for complete monitoring
  • Water-proof design to weather anything
  • Night vision to monitor your home 24/7
  • Motion detection to alert you of movement in real time

Best Smart Garage Door Opener Overall

The best smart garage door opener overall goes to the Genie StealthDrive Connect Model 7155-TKV. This Genie smart garage door opener is built to be quiet, strong, and long-lasting, best for residential properties that need easy use and tough security. The Genie StealthDrive Connect Model 7155-TKV also includes:

  • Ultra-quiet belt drive design
  • Battery backup for functionality during power outages
  • Integration with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant for voice control
  • 24/7 monitoring through a smartphone app
  • Quick and easy installation

Contact Our Smart Garage Experts

Over our years in the garage door industry, we’ve seen and installed every new advancement regarding smart garage door openers. This means we’re ready to help you make the best decision regarding upgrading your garage door with smart home features. 

Working with Genie Garage Door Openers and Sommer Operators, we have the best products in stock to perform your smart garage door opener installation quickly and seamlessly. Contact us to learn more about how smart garage door openers can upgrade the security and convenience of your home!

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  • Did an amazing job!!! Came out inspected my needs to make sure we got the right opener. Ordered it and came back and installed it perfectly. Having the new opener on my metal barn roll up door has made life easier and more convenient. Would definitely recommend and will use them again in the future.

    thumb Gerrod Robbins
    May 13, 2022

    Grateful for Sam and his team for a quick turnaround time and great quality product! Definitely would recommend him for any of your garage door needs. Friendly, trustworthy, and a fair price.

    thumb Austin DeBerry
    August 13, 2022

    We needed a new custom garage door ordered and installed. Sam came out very quickly and got everything that was needed. The door was installed and looks awesome. Our customer was very excited. Thanks, Chad

    thumb Chad Hill
    August 16, 2022
  • I had a full garage door replacement completed at a rental property of mine. I obtained many different quotes from all over the metroplex. Ellis price was completive with most of the quotes I received but what made him stand out was ability to get the job done quickly. I called him on a Saturday and he answered and stated he could have it done Monday morning. He texted me at 8am that he began the job and by 10:30 am he was finished and even hauled the old door away. I highly recommend him and his company.

    thumb Jeremy Godwin
    July 13, 2022

    Sam was great. He made sure the product was just the one I wanted and was VERY patient in the process. Love the new door!

    thumb Nancy Vincent
    August 13, 2022

    Sam and team provided great customer service. They assisted in getting us the best option for our need and we are extremely appreciate.

    thumb Stacey Patterson
    August 13, 2022
  • Very professional and friendly. They were able to fit me in same day within a few hours of my call. Would highly recommend!

    thumb Sara McMullan
    May 13, 2022

    We called a few different places to get estimates and not only did Sam answer right a way he was able to get me the best price. He worked diligently and communicated well. He will be my guy for any future project.

    thumb Drew Thorpe
    February 13, 2022

    Great company to work with! Brandon and Sam are very professional and made the installation of our door look easy! Great doors! and I highly recommend this company! Thanks Dave

    thumb Dave Kleespies
    November 13, 2021
  • Just love the new garage door. Highly recommend this company. They were fast, very courteous and extremely professional . Great job !! If I ever need another garage door, or repairs, this is who I will use and highly recommend!!

    thumb Gail Taylor
    October 13, 2021

    This company gave me a fair price and showed up on time and installed my new opener quickly and efficiently. The installers were professional and cleaned up after themselves. I highly recommend!

    thumb J Moore
    October 13, 2021

    I had a overhead door that took to people every morning to open. These guys came and repaired and now it operates like new!!! its was refreshing to see this crew come and fix in a professional manner. Both guys were very happy and had smile on there faces and did a great Job! John @ Tiger Ridge

    thumb John Williams
    September 13, 2021
  • I am absolutely in love with my garage doors. The added hardware gives it more curb appeal and character. I cannot say enough about Sam, Preston and the crew. TOP notch service.

    thumb Shari Bassermann
    September 13, 2021

    They've helped me with repairs and a new door install both of which they were courteous and prompt with their arrivals and servcie!

    thumb Amy Gibbs
    January 13, 2022

    I had Sam and Preston installing an overhead door on my new shop (which is awesome) and asked them to look at 2 other overhead doors I was having problems with and they took care of it on the spot. Sry professional and take pride in their work. Will use them for all my door needs in the future.

    thumb Kevin Heady
    September 13, 2020

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