Broten Garage Door & Gate Unveils A New & Improved Blog,

The growth and importance of social media is a trend that consumers understand and businesses need to embrace. The ability to directly communicate with the public and share information through social media is now a necessary and expected part of customer service. It is also an important part of how consumers decide which companies they want to use.

Broten Garage Door & Gate is dedicated to providing the best customer service in the garage door, garage door opener, entry door, and gate industry and we win numerous awards and accolades every year for outstanding customer satisfaction and experience. We also demonstrate a commitment to use all the communication channels that our past, current, and future customers use.

In 2008 Broten Garage Door & Gate launched our first blog located here at The goal was to offer another avenue for the public to talk to us and for Broten to distribute helpful information to you. The popularity and success of our first blog was tremendous.

The Broten Blog has grown to where it needs a home of its own. Therefore, we have created our new blog,, with an improved layout, appearance and additional functionality while still using the WordPress blog system. will have more special offers, frequent tips on how to keep your home safe from weather and intruders, and lots of instructional videos. The one thing that has not changed is our goal and dedication to communicate with the public through this blog and all our other social media channels.

The president of Broten Garage Door & Gate, Kriste LaMay, talks about Broten’s commitment to using social media. “Customer service is not just a follow up call after service is completed. We need to be available and ready to help our customers through any and all means of communication that they may choose to use. In order to do that we offer live Chat on our web site, have a popular YouTube Channel with many instructional videos to assist our customers with frequently asked questions, we are using Twitter, Facebook, and now our new blog which we believe will be even more successful than our original one. We are also excited about our Google+ presence and the potential that it offers. Our investment in social media and our commitment to our customers will continue to grow and expand as our customers’ preferences for communication with us continue to change.”

The Broten Blog Has Moved to

The Broten Garage Door & Gate Blog has moved to

Our NEW blog has an improved look, more special offers, better stories, and more videos. One thing that has not changed is our desire to communicate with you. We will still be responding to messages and comments on this site. Please visit our new blog,, to experience the improvements.

Know your door will open even when the power is out!

When the power is out, so is your garage door. Unless you have this garage door from Liftmaster. You can also control your garage door with your smartphone or computer!

Like what you see? Call Broten Garage Door & Gate and let us help you get in even when the power is out.

Maybe its time to change your garage access number?

Have you had the same garage access number for a long time? Or maybe an old ex boyfriend or girlfriend still has the number? Or your teen has given it out to all their friends? If so, it’s probably a good idea to go ahead and change it. You can consult your owners manual for instructions. You can also visit our product manuals page to find your particular model and instructions.

Broten Garage Door & Gate also has a youtube channel where we have posted videos on how to operate your transmitters, keypads and access panels!

Still having trouble? Contact us so we can help!

How do you program your HomeLink?

Maybe you’ve been putting it off, or maybe you just got a new car? Either way, you’re not the only one that’s not sure how to program your HomeLink so that you can open your garage door with your built in transmitter. Don’t worry, there is an easy way to get it programmed and the instructions are right at your fingertips! Simply click HERE and put in some information and voila! You will be good to go in no time!

Need more information on garage door openers? Visit or call us anytime!

Gates and Gate Access Systems

Whether it’s a grand entrance for your home, or access control for your business or community,  Broten Garage Door & Gate will get the job done. From design to installation, to service after the sale, you can count on Broten. Our sales staff works in combination with our design team and experienced technicians, ensuring that the specific requirements of your job will be addressed quickly and efficiently.

Call us today for your gate, gate operator, and gate access needs; you’ll be glad you did.

Not sure which door opener to choose?

Let us help!

Broten Garage Door & Gate is proud to be an authorized dealer for LiftMaster garage door openers. LiftMaster is the largest manufacturer of garage door openers in the world, and the undisputed industry leader in safety, quality and reliability. And LiftMaster is the only manufacturer of garage door openers to be awarded the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval.
LiftMaster products are designed to move the largest door in your home safely, reliably, and securely.
Call us, or visit our showroom, and allow us to show you LiftMaster’s Model 8550 Elite Series  belt-drive operator with built-in battery backup, the opener that continues working even when the power goes out. Click HERE to see other Liftmaster models we carry and call us to find the one that’s right for you.


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