Genie garage door is one of manufacturers you can find on the market. It’s considered as the best garage door which can accommodate any kind and type of vehicle you have. If you plan to have this garage door in the near future, you need to know the basic installation because it comes unassembled and you have to install it on your own, assuming you already have a contractor or architect to help you through. In how to set a genie garage door width, here’s some basic information about setting it up.
If you wonder how much is needed to install Genie door opener, it’s recommended to visit Genie’s official site. There, you can find the instruction how to do that. First, it depends on your manual. Click that page, and you’ll be directed to list of models of Genie garage door opener. Which model do you have? It’s because each model has its own setup. There are professional models, DIY/retail products, and other models as well as accessories. In each model, there are several types you need to check; which type do you belong. Once you click it, you will not only find instruction of manuals, but also programming instruction and warranties.
After that, there are some things you need to check before installing your Genie garage door opener. You may have read your owner’s manual. Ensure that you have inspected mounting area; is it possible to install the opener safely? Confirm electricity availability of 110- volt, and the outlet is within reach. Don’t forget to wear safety glasses and follow every instruction related to safety. Then, hare are some things you need to do; checking door thickness and condition, checking balance and alignment of door, measuring header of door, selecting power head for mounting area, confirming power source, choosing bracket location, collecting tools needed for installation, and removing door locks.
You can program your Genie door opener to HomeLink. There’s a downloadable instruction on its official website in PDF format. Make sure you read it thoroughly and follow the instruction step by step. You can also access installation manual online. Just in case you find any trouble in reading instruction of installation equipped in your products, you can get more detailed instruction in PDF format in Online Product Support, available in Genie’s official website. If you think it’s needed, you can also cut the rail. Plus, it’s also possible to subtract the distance where door is raised. For every inch you cut, you’ll lose an inch for door travel. If you’re not sure, there’s Genie professional dealer you can contact to decide the best method to install around obstructions.
You may also find thin grey or black wire hanging from power head. If you wonder, it’s a radio antenna, which is needed to operate Genie remotes properly. To make it in the best range, the antenna should hang straight from power head down. About measurement in how to set a genie garage door open width, it can be checked based on your vehicles and types of garage door your want to have; be it single or double.
Maybe this video can help you how to set a genie garage door with remote control opener.