Having a Bluetooth wireless garage door opener is a nice feature that makes controlling a garage door easy.
There are a variety of situations that using wireless on a smartphone or tablet to open a garage door can be useful.
One of the most common uses is simply sharing the controls to the garage door with roommates or family members.
An app can be installed to a mobile device that allows opening a garage door from multiple devices as long as the security code is known.
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As always be sure to read reviews on Amazon, forums, or elsewhere to be sure a unit is the right pick for you.
Our Picks for Top Bluetooth Wireless Garage Door Opener Kits
GarageMate: open your garage with your iPhone or Android. Simple. Secure.
GarageMate is a Bluetooth 4.0 garage door opener that works with an iPhone or Android smartphones.
A small device comes with two wires that are attached to the garage door control unit. An app is than installed onto an iPhone or android which controls the garage door.
It can be setup on up to 8 devices which makes it nice when multiple people need access to open a garage door.
The range is good and it usually works from the end of a driveway. It also can work with Siri which is a nice feature for iPhone users.
Liftmaster MyQ Garage Universal Smartphone Garage Door Controller, 821 lm
This Liftmaster unit is a universal Bluetooth garage remote control.
Wires are connected to the garage door opener unit which adds Bluetooth. An app is installed (iPhone or Android) and can control the door from your smart devices.
Chamberlain MYQ-G0201 MyQ-Garage Controls Your Garage Door Opener with Your Smartphone
The Chamberlain MyQ-Garage is another popular wireless garage door opener unit.
It has many added features such as door open sensor, control the door anywhere there is a internet connection, and alerts when the door opens.
A wireless garage door opener is a nice upgrade over the old style openers.
Depending on the one bought they give a wide range of options, from controlling the door from a internet connection to giving others garage door access.
Range is often a factor with Bluetooth as it is not meant for for distance and can usually travel roughly 30 feet before it fails.
Of course any object in the way can also be a factor such as an extra insulated garage door.
Besides Bluetooth there are also WiFi openers that work with a smartphone with wireless signals able to travel farther in most cases.
Every unit comes with it ones feature and installation that may not be for everyone. Be sure to read the reviews on Amazon or elsewhere to be sure a unit is a good fit for you.