Innovation

Choose the right smart lock to work with your new Amazon Echo Plus

Smart homes are getting easier for homeowners to set up and control. With Amazon Echo Plus, the new smart speaker from Amazon that doubles as a smart home hub, homeowners can now DIY a smart home that works for them and ask Alexa to control their Kwikset smart locks quickly and easily. Through the […]

December 1st, 2017|Home Automation, In the News, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Remote Access, Smart Locks, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on Choose the right smart lock to work with your new Amazon Echo Plus

Get Secure In-Home Delivery With Amazon Key and Kwikset Smart Lock Solutions

Just in time for holiday shopping season, Amazon launched Amazon Key, a new service exclusively for Prime members that radically improves the convenience of receiving deliveries. Using Kwikset smart locks, Amazon Key enables in-home delivery and secure home access for guests and service appointments.

Amazon Key became available on November 8 in 37 cities and […]

November 21st, 2017|In the News, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry|Comments Off on Get Secure In-Home Delivery With Amazon Key and Kwikset Smart Lock Solutions

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 […]

Obsidian: Cutting edge design meets keyless entry for the modern home

Modern design and technology go hand-in-hand, and as technology evolves and becomes part of your everyday life, you expect it to reflect your personal style. Over time, we’ve enhanced the style of our keyless entry locks to reflect the glassy, touchscreen look of a sleek smartphone to bring modern style and convenience to your […]

October 11th, 2017|Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on Obsidian: Cutting edge design meets keyless entry for the modern home

Which Kwikset Smart Lock is Right for You?

The smart home is quickly growing, but the overwhelming amount of different systems, apps, hubs and products can be intimidating and prevent people from taking the leap. A smart home starts with the front door, and there are a variety of proven smart lock options on the market to make your life more secure […]

August 31st, 2017|Home Automation, Innovation, Remote Access, Security, Smart Locks, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on Which Kwikset Smart Lock is Right for You?

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 […]

Find the Smart Lock That’s Made for Your Life

Life is filled with unexpected twists and turns. A day at work could lead to a visit to mom or a surprise trip to the aquarium. These spontaneous moments often create the best memories.

New smart home innovations are meant to make it easier for you to enjoy life’s surprises without worrying about your home. […]

May 26th, 2017|Home Automation, Innovation, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Remote Access, Smart Locks, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on Find the Smart Lock That’s Made for Your Life

Alexa, Ask Kevo to Unlock My Door – Kevo Adds Amazon Alexa Compatibility

With our newest update for your Kevo smart lock, we’ve added a new Kevo skill for Amazon Alexa. Now you can lock, unlock, and check the status of your Kevo locks using only your voice. The smart lock just got smarter.

How Does it Work?

Enabling the Kevo skill and linking your Kevo smart lock account […]

TOP TEN REASONS WHY A SMART LOCK CAN BE THE CENTERPIECE OF A SMART HOME

Looking for a great entry point for smart home sales?  Look no further than the entry to the home, and the smart lock.  Here are 10 reasons why:

Survey Says. According to a Consumer Electronics Association report, home security is a key component of home automation technologies – 36% of the households with these […]

March 27th, 2017|Home Automation, Innovation, Remote Access, Smart Locks|Comments Off on TOP TEN REASONS WHY A SMART LOCK CAN BE THE CENTERPIECE OF A SMART HOME

“Alexa, Lock the Front Door” – Control your smart locks with your voice.

This week, smart homes get smarter, as both SmartThings and Wink will bring voice controlled smart locks to your home. This week the two home hub platforms will roll out an update that will allow users of their hubs and Kwikset SmartCode products with HomeConnect™ to lock their connected products by simply asking Alexa, […]