I think garage door openers are one of the best inventions of the 20th century. Â It probably takes my generation and older to remember a time before GDOs, when you actually had to get out of your car, open the garage door, get back in your car, drive it into the garage, etc. Â Yep, royal pain.
Here’s the downside of the GDO. Â Whether alone or together, Sally and I often reach the stop sign at the end of our street and wonder if we closed the garage door. Â Many times it has meant Â turning around and driving back to the house to check. Â I’m guessing in 20 years, I’ve only left it open once or twice. Â But there is always that doubt. [Read more…]