Home Improvement

Home improvement questions? Ask a handyman for answers

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Home Improvement Questions
I have a liftmaster 1/2 hp door opener. My electricity was
I have a liftmaster 1/2 hp door opener. My electricity was off for about 5 hours.The door will now only close about 5 feet and immediately open to full.What do I need to do to get it to work properly?… read more
JasonM121
JasonM121
Owner, electrician, plumber, carpenter,
Electrical
5 satisfied customers
Garage door opener unit will not move door. Lights flash and
Garage door opener unit will not move door. Lights flash and a clicking sound is made. it opened yesterday just fine but then would not close. it is an older unit. Any ideas? … read more
JasonS112
JasonS112
Owner Operator
Master Electrician,Certified Home Inspector
289 satisfied customers
I have an old 1/2 HP Master Mechanic garage door opener. I
i have an old 1/2 HP Master Mechanic garage door opener. I would guess 20-30 years old. it does not have laser sensors. I opens with no issues, it just seems to not want to close unless i hold the but… read more
eddie22Island
eddie22Island
Home Improvement Contractor and Repairs
High School or GED
2,945 satisfied customers
My garage door remote control has quit working. I have 2
My garage door remote control has quit working. I have 2 garage doors, remote works on other door. On the door that does not work, the wall control unit small light (inside activation button) is flash… read more
eddie22Island
eddie22Island
Home Improvement Contractor and Repairs
High School or GED
2,945 satisfied customers
1/2 hp liftmaster garage door opener goes up with the
1/2 hp liftmaster garage door opener goes up with the remote, but you hit the remote to close the door, all it does is blink the lights and won't go down unless you told the wall switch and hold it on… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Electrical Contractor
High School or GED
3,844 satisfied customers
I also have an older Liftmaster 1/3 HP opener. The drive gear
I also have an older Liftmaster 1/3 HP opener. The drive gear was shot so I replaced it. Now even with the door detached the opener cannot clise more than a foot. If I hold the wired switch the opener… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Electrical Contractor
High School or GED
3,844 satisfied customers
I have a CHAMBERLIN LIFTMASTER PROFESSIONAL FORMULA 1 GARAGE
I have a CHAMBERLIN LIFTMASTER PROFESSIONAL FORMULA 1 GARAGE DOOR OPENER - My garage door opens from the wall control if I keep the button pushed in until the garage is completely opened. When the doo… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Electrical Contractor
High School or GED
3,844 satisfied customers
I have a Liftmaster Professional 1/2 HP garage door opener
I have a Liftmaster Professional 1/2 HP garage door opener which will open with the remote but will no longer close with the remote with a new battery installed. It will no longer close with a single … read more
House-Dr
House-Dr
Project Manager
Bachelor's Degree
74 satisfied customers
I have a Remote control garage opener called the Liftmaster
I have a Remote control garage opener called the Liftmaster Professional line 1/2 horse power. There seems to be a problem. I could open the garage using the remote control. But when I want to close t… read more
House-Dr
House-Dr
Project Manager
Bachelor's Degree
74 satisfied customers
WE HAVE A LIFTMASTER GARAGE DOOR OPENER MODEL3500 SERIAL #024010200805
WE HAVE A LIFTMASTER GARAGE DOOR OPENER MODEL3500 SERIAL #024010200805 CAHAMBERLIN GROUP.... AT FIRST THE OPENER IN MY CAR TOOK SEVERAL PUNCHES TO CLOSE THE DOOR...GOT WORSE... THEN IT HAPPEWNED TO OU… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
General Contractor
licensed residential contractor
2,062 satisfied customers
LiftMaster Professional 1/2 H.P. garage door system.
I have a LiftMaster Professional 1/2 H.P. garage door system. Recently, when I use the remote, it door comes down a couple of inches, then stops and the interior light blinks about five times. (It doe… read more
Brian
Brian
Architect
Bachelor's Degree
2,153 satisfied customers
My liftmaster professional residential 1265-267 will not close
My liftmaster professional residential 1265-267 will not close using the remote or the wall-mounted control -- it started intermittenly, but now will not close at all. There is a yellow light on the s… read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Electrical Contractor
High School or GED
3,844 satisfied customers
Our LiftMaster garage door opener works perfectly when we use
Our LiftMaster garage door opener works perfectly when we use the control that's right next to the garage door, but our wireless remotes and the remote by the home interior door don't work. Suggestion… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
General Contractor
licensed residential contractor
2,062 satisfied customers
My garage door lights were out of sync - have been realigned.
My garage door lights were out of sync - have been realigned. Door will open from car and inside garage, but will not close unless I hold inside button down. What do I do now?… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
General Contractor
licensed residential contractor
2,062 satisfied customers
I have a Liftmaster 1/2 HP Secrity +, Model 1265LM (made in
I have a Liftmaster 1/2 HP Secrity +, Model 1265LM (made in 1997). The chain sproket broke-off the top of the head unit. What current Liftmaster Model head unit can I get to replace the old 1265LM so … read more
Eric M. Bright
Eric M. Bright
Founder & Pres. - Father\u0027s Woodcraft LLC
Some Collage
1,767 satisfied customers
I have a 1/2 HP liftmaster model 2265-267, it opens fine with
I have a 1/2 HP liftmaster model 2265-267, it opens fine with the remote but the only way to close it is to hold the button inside the garage. Any ideas?… read more
Eric M. Bright
Eric M. Bright
Founder & Pres. - Father\u0027s Woodcraft LLC
Some Collage
1,767 satisfied customers
Chamberlain Liftmaster Professional 1/3 HP remotes working on and off.
I have a Chamberlain Liftmaster Professional 1/3 HP, part #41A5389-1B, which worked fine. It still works fine with the wall/door button, but both of the remotes only work sporadically. You can get it … read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
General Contractor
licensed residential contractor
2,062 satisfied customers
the eye sensors are on (lighted), but when I walk past them,
the eye sensors are on (lighted), but when I walk past them, the garage light does not go on....when I press the grage door opener...the liftmaster light goes on and make a noise but doesn't move the … read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
General Contractor
licensed residential contractor
2,062 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Thank you for the expeditious answer. It's good to know you're out there and awake in the wee hours when I finally have time to ask questions about my Jenn Air.

JeanRiverhead, NY

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Brian

Brian

Architect

2,153 satisfied customers

Licensed Architect- 17 years, L.E.E.D. AP

The Home Smithy

The Home Smithy

Home Builder

2,085 satisfied customers

#1 Home Improvement Expert 30+ years experience

Martin

Martin

Construction Worker

812 satisfied customers

Builder, timber-lumber processing

Rich

Rich

Home Improvement Enthusiast

674 satisfied customers

Over 35 years construction and home maintenance experience

Dovetail Greene

Dovetail Greene

General Contractor

570 satisfied customers

Licensed Building Contractor & Certified Building Designer

urelectrician

urelectrician

Contractor

560 satisfied customers

Certified Construction Manager & Licensed Electrician

Steve M.

Steve M.

Handyman, Home Improvement & General Repairs

422 satisfied customers

Years in Home Improvement, Maintenance and General Repairs

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x