Invest in a key-less entry system. This helps prevent you (or your kids) from misplacing a handheld remote. Thus eliminating the probability of it falling into the wrong hands.
You can set a PIN, even set a temporary PIN for visitors. Or reset and program a new PIN. Installed in less than ten minutes. Lasts up to 15 years. Just replace the batteries!
These devices mount onto the jamb of your door with 2 screws. All hardware provided, batteries included.
TIPS: You may need your operator manual for pairing the pad to the door opener. It is easiest to program the keypad pin 1st, taking the device to your operator to pair; rather than mounting the unit and walking across the garage to program the keypad to the operator.
Sold at Overhead Door 7 Rivers Region off County Rd OT exit off 53 North. Across from Kwik Trip.