Though its hard to imagine living without garage door openers, they were once considered a luxury. Over the years, LiftMaster® helped transform the garage door opener into a fundamental access solution that people rely on every day.
WHO WE ARE.
LiftMaster is the leader in residential and commercial access solutions. With more than 30 industry breakthroughs over the past 50 years, we design and deliver the safest, most reliable access systems for door and gate applications around the globe.
GIVING THE POWER OF ACCESS AND KNOWLEDGE.
A pioneer in the industry, LiftMaster developed comprehensive solutions to solve all types of access needs.
Perma Power produces its first garage door opener
The LiftMaster Brand is established and corporate offices are moved to Elmhurst, IL
Chamberlain purchases Perma Power of Chicago
Chamberlain introduces the industry’s first ½ HP Garage Door Opener and the first infared safety sensors for residential garage door openers.
The LiftMaster Dealer Network was born!
The Duchossois family becomes the sole owners of the company.
Chamberlain Group (CGI) introduces the first wireless keyless entry system, and enter the commercial door operator market.
The patented learning radio receiver makes adding transmitters to a garage door opener simpler for homeowners with the push of a button.
The first belt drive garage door opener was introduced, becoming the quietest unit on the market.
Rolling Code Technology launches, offering customers a brand new security code every time the opener is used. This keeps families, homes and belongings safer.
The first DC motor was introduced.
LiftMaster launches the Elite Series® Garage Door Openers and introduces a new line of residential and light commercial Elite Series gate operators.
The introduction of Battery Backup for garage door openers ensured reliable access during power outages.
Garage Door Openers with Timer-To-Close are introduced, adding additonal security to the home.
MyQ Technology is introduced, enabling customers to monitor and control their MyQ-garage door opener or gate from anywhere via a mobile device.
LiftMaster launches a line of Garage Door Openers with built-In Wi-Fi – connecting homeowners to MyQ™ Technology without the use of additional hardware.
LiftMaster launches line of MyQ-Enabled Residential and Commercial Gate operators and MyQ-Enabled Commercial Door Operators with Logic 5.0.
As the leader in residential and commercial access solutions, LiftMaster boasts more than 30 key industry breakthroughs in the past 50 years, all designed to deliver the safest, most reliable access systems for door and gate applications.
Nothing shows our dedication to quality more than our leading role in the industry today. LiftMaster is a brand that people can trust and a partner that professionals can rely on.
Chamberlain Group (CGI) is a global leader in access solutions and products. As the corporate parent company to LiftMaster, Chamberlain®, Merlin® and Grifco®, we design and engineer residential garage door openers, commercial door operators and gate entry systems. Our products are connected through our innovative MyQ Technology, which empowers users to control or monitor their entry points through smartphone access.
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