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Liftmaster has annuounced the end of the MyQ app fee. This is a savings of $14.95 / year. The MyQ app allows Liftmaster garage door openers to control their Liftmaster 8550 openers from their cell phone. Want to get rid of your remotes and be able to control your garage door opener from you cell phone? Call Thompson Garage Doors today to schedule an upgrade to your garage door opener: 775-356-6601; or come by Thompson’s showroom at 171 S. 18th St. in Sparks, NV (just west of Rock & I-80).

Liftmaster Discontinuing Some Garage Door Openers, But Thompson Garage Doors Still Carries The Parts!

Liftmaster Garage Door Openers has announced that they are discontinuing the following models:
                                    Liftmaster 1346 – 1/3 HP Chain-drive
                                    Liftmaster 3130 – 1/3 HP Screw-drive
                                    Liftmaster 3245 – 1/3 HP Deluxe Chain-drive
                                    Liftmaster 3275 – 3/4 HP Chain-drive
If you need parts for one of these discontinued garage door openers, Thompson Garage Doors will still be able to get them for you for a short time. Don’t delay, call for your garage door opener repair today! 775-356-6601

Good-bye Brown! AMARR Garage doors is discontinuing brown, stop by the Thompson Garage Door showroom to see all you color optinons!

We have received our last Amarr “Brown” Door. Earlier this year, Amarr Garage Doors introduced a new “Brown” color, called “Dark Brown”. The new “Dark Brown” has been outselling the old “Brown” by almost 10:1. The people spoke, and Amarr listened. So, effective June 1st, the old “Brown” is no longer available. So Good-Bye Brown, and Hello Dark Brown! Come by Thompson Garage Doors at 171 S. 18th Street, Sparks, NV and see the new Dark Brown color from Amarr.

Spring has sprung…

We see it in the trees, the flowers and the garage sales on every street corner.  Don’t get caught in the middle of spring cleaning or gearing up for your next garage sale with a broken overhead door or operator.  Upgrade today and recieve a mail-in rebate worth $20.00 with your purchase of a Liftmaster elite series 3850-267 operator.

Back to School We Go!

Keeping our technicians updated is part of the commitment that Thompson Garage Doors makes to our customers. We just had (2) representatives attend an all day training class last week for Genie Garage Door Openers. Genie unveiled their new product line, due out soon. Need Genie Parts? We’ve got them! See Thompson Garage Doors at 171 S. 18th St. in Sparks for all your Genie parts needs.

Brrrr….It’s Cold!

Grandpa isn’t the only one moving slow in the winter…When the temperatures decrease so does the performance of your garage door. Did you know your garage door is the largest operating object on your house with over 20 moving parts!  We recommend our 40 point inspection on your overhead door and garage door operator for optimal operation when you need it the most.  Call 775-356-6601 to set up your appointment today. Mention this blog and receive a $30.00 discount.

We Like Company!

We sure like to have company.  We appreciate it when folks stop by to say “hi”.  So when the folks from Amarr came by last week to show us their new overhead doors; we were excited.  You can view Amarr’s new Vista Fullview Aluminum Doors at:  http://amarr.com/residential/browse_material/specialty/vista.html 

So, come by our showroom at 171 S. 18th St., in Sparks, NV and see our doors.  We have full-size, operating displays that you can touch, run up and down, and listen to.  We’re looking forward to seeing you soon!