The new integration allows users voice control over their garage doors
July 10, 2019 – Overhead Door™ Brand, one of the leading brands of garage doors and openers for residential, commercial and industrial applications, has recently made its line of garage door openers with OHD AnywhereⓇ technology compatible with the most popular smart home platforms— Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. The new feature enables users to control and monitor their garage doors by voice using a variety of commands for the ultimate convenience.
“Our forward-thinking brand strives to create innovative ways to integrate garage doors into the ways that modern Americans live their lives. With this integration of smart home platforms with the OHD AnywhereⓇ app, homeowners can communicate with their garage doors in ways they’ve grown accustomed to with other devices,” said Christian Morrow, Brand Manager for the Overhead Door™ Brand.
The award-winning OHD AnywhereⓇ app offers a variety of customer benefits, including a time-based feature that allows users to schedule door operation at certain times of the day, alerts if someone is attempting to operate the garage and the option to open or close the door remotely via a smart device. With OHD AnywhereⓇ and the choice of Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa, homeowners can now also check the position of their doors and command the doors to be opened or closed by voice.
The OHD AnywhereⓇ app is free to download on Google Play for Android devices and the Apple App Store for iOS users. Compatible garage door openers include, LegacyⓇ 920 Models 7120H and 7120H-B, LegacyⓇ 650 Model 1129, LegacyⓇ 850 Model 212, DestinyⓇ 1200 Model 8130H and DestinyⓇ 1500 Model 8160H.
About the Overhead Door™ brand
A brand of Overhead Door Corporation, The Overhead Door™ brand is one of the most trusted for garage doors and garage door openers in North America. Through its dedicated network of more than 400 Overhead Door™ Distributors – which operate across the country under “Overhead Door Company” trade names – that provide superior service and expertise to consumers, the brand is easily recognized by its iconic Red Ribbon logo and “The Genuine. The Original.” slogan. For additional information, visit overheaddoor.com.
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