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Save on Kwikset this Holiday Season

This is our comprehensive guide to help you save on Kwikset door hardware products this Holiday Season. We’ll be updating this post regularly from now until the end of the year to make sure you’re finding the best deals available, so be sure to check back in. Deals are while supplies last, don’t wait!

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Enjoy a Cleaner Home: How Do Kwikset Products with Microban Technology Work?

You lead a busy, hands on life. Between juggling kids, pets and work, you don’t have time to think about all of the bacteria the products you use are exposed to throughout the day, both in your home and outside. On untreated surfaces, bacteria can double in number every 20 minutes.

That’s why we partnered […]

3 Factors to Consider when Purchasing Door Hardware

Whether you’ve just purchased your new home or you’ve lived there for 30 years, there are many reasons to replace your front door hardware. For nearly everyone, the #1 reason is home security. You can learn more about how new homeowners are increasing their home security in our partner post with Trulia. In this […]

September 13th, 2017|Tips & Tricks|1 Comment

Three Steps to Increase New Home Security

From looking far and wide for the perfect place to negotiating and then finally moving in, buying a house can be a chaotic process. And once you have finally found “the one”, it’s time to begin the improvement process to make your new house a home.

While there are several projects to be done after […]

Kwikset Kevo – Improve your Touch-to-Open Experience!

On August 1st, 2017 we launched a few highly anticipated updates to our Kevo App for iOS (Android coming soon). These updates improve lock response time both when using Kevo Touch-to-Open™ technology and when locking and unlocking in app, as well as providing additional troubleshooting resources. Download the latest app from the App Store and experience the […]

Style + Security: Front Door Makeovers

This summer, we partnered with some of our favorite home improvement and DIY bloggers to help spruce up their homes with a front door makeover! We sent each blogger their favorite Kwikset products with patented SmartKey Security and here’s what they had to say.
Sarah from Thrifty Decor Chick:

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After

“I was so thrilled when Kwikset offered […]

Security is a Top Concern Among Recent Home Buyers

Buying a home can be an overwhelming life milestone, so Kwikset partnered with Trulia, a home and neighborhood resource for homebuyers and renters, to really understand how recent homebuyers think about the home buying process and help them through their experience. What we found is that no matter what the experience was like – […]

New Modern Handlesets – Introducing San Clemente and Camino

Meet San Clemente and Camino, two new modern handleset designs from Kwikset. Geometric shapes and faceted designs add unique character to the modern home, and these handlesets offer a custom look at an affordable price. If your home is in need of an update, read on to find out more about the newest members of […]

Design Tips and Trends for Spring

Springtime means fresh flowers, warmer temperatures, and the perfect time to tackle those DIY projects to spruce up your home and add some curb appeal. From your bathroom to your front door handle, we’ve listed some design trends for 2017 below to help give you some inspiration for your next home improvement project.
A Touch […]

April 24th, 2017|Do It Yourself, How To's, Style, Style Experts|Comments Off on Design Tips and Trends for Spring

What You Need to Know about Lock Bumping

Nearly two-thirds of all residential break-ins leave no sign of entry, according to the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) and Department of Justice. Lock picking and lock bumping are two such forms of stealth entry methods that will leave no visible sign of entry. As a homeowner, you want to be sure that your […]

March 31st, 2017|Do It Yourself, How To's, Low Tech, Security, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on What You Need to Know about Lock Bumping