A potential drawback of chain drive garage openers is the noise associated with their operation. Fortunately, manufacturers have been working to help mitigate the noise produced by the chain drive. New models can come equipped with chain separators that keep the chain from hitting against the track, and models with soft start-and-stop technology can be significantly quieter than the chain drive units of the past.

drawback of chain drive garage openers is the noise associated with their operation. Fortunately, manufacturers have been working to help mitigate the noise produced by the chain drive. New models can come equipped with chain separators that keep the chain from hitting against the track, and models with soft start-and-stop technology can be significantly quieter than the chain drive units of the past.

Additionally, according to some of our customers, the sound of the garage door opening or closing actually alerts them to arrivals and departures and is an added security against forced entry. Little wonder then that affordably priced chain drive garage door openers are a consumer favorite nationwide.