Smart garage openers are a thing and these 4 are on sale — save up to $50
The only thing more infuriating than leaving something important at home is realizing that you’ve left your garage door open. And unless you have someone at home to close it for you, you’re left with no choice but to drive back and shut it yourself.
You don’t have to bother anyone if you happen to have a smart garage door opener installed. Owning one lets you remotely control it from anywhere through your smartphone. And besides, you’ve probably already smartified almost everything else in your house. Smartifying the garage is a no-brainer.
Below are a variety of smart garage openers you can snag on sale. Don’t worry, none of them would be disabled without your consent.
Whether you’re chilling in Hawaii or just at the office, this smart garage opener and smart plug bundle lets you control your garage and appliances anytime, anywhere. Using either your smartphone, Alexa, or Google Assistant devices, you can open, close, and monitor your garage door, as well as turn on or off your appliances. The app even gives you reminders when your garage door and appliances are turned on. Usually retailing for $99, you can get it on sale for $79.
Garnering a 4.5-star rating on Amazon, this smart garage opener integrates with your existing IP camera for real-time video monitoring, giving you total garage security. The accompanying ismartgate app lets you remotely open and close your garage door from anywhere, and allows you to grant, deny, and modify access to different users. And should the door be left open for more than 10 minutes, you’ll receive an alert right away. It normally goes for $119, but you can get it for $90 for a limited time.
Want an all-inclusive security bundle? This garage kit features a smart garage opener, an HD indoor camera, and a wireless waterproof tilt sensor for all-around protection. The system allows you to remotely control up to three garage doors, while the IP camera features two-way audio technology to let you communicate with whoever crosses your garage. As a bonus, you can also integrate it with your Apple HomeKit, Google Home, Amazon Alexa, and iFTTT at no additional cost. Grab it on sale for $199— 20% off the usual price of $249.
Compatible with ismartgate PRO/LITE garage controllers, this wireless waterproof magnetic sensor can be used to remotely monitor the status and temperature of your garage wherever you are. You can use it to fetch real-time alerts when your garage is opened, closed, left open, or forced to stop, when the batteries are running low, or when the temperature goes above or below your pre-defined setting. You’ll find it especially useful if you store valuable stuff in your garage. It regularly retails for $39.95, but you can get it on sale for $29 — a savings of 27%.