Home Automation

Kwikset Kevo 2nd Gen – A Refined Smart Lock Experience

In October of 2013 Kwikset launched the industry’s first Bluetooth-enabled keyless smart lock, creating a market for DIY smart locks with Kevo 1st Gen. In 2016 Kwikset is refining the smart lock experience. Kevo 2nd Gen, unveiled yesterday at CES Las Vegas, provides the same trusted touch-to-open, keyless Bluetooth smart lock experience available in […]

January 6th, 2016|Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Security, Smart Locks|Comments Off on Kwikset Kevo 2nd Gen – A Refined Smart Lock Experience

Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock Now Works With Honeywell Thermostats

Your smart home starts at the front door, but with our Kevo smart lock, it doesn’t end there.
Kevo now works with Honeywell Wi-Fi thermostats, making your lock and thermostat work together to adjust the temperature if you are home or away. So you can leave it to your home to remember when to […]

November 17th, 2015|Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Smart Locks|Comments Off on Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock Now Works With Honeywell Thermostats

Kwikset Kevo Smart Lock Now Works With Ring Video Doorbell

After introducing InHome Locking and Unlocking and Kevo Plus to grant remote access to all Kwikset® Kevo™ users last month, we’re making it even easier for you to control your wireless front door and home security.

Kwikset Kevo smart lock now works with the Ring™ Video Doorbell, so you can use the wireless camera to […]

Four Steps to Unlocking Remote Access with Kevo Plus

How often have you driven out of your neighborhood, only to turn the car around to double check that your door is locked? When was the last time you left a key under the mat so your neighbor could water the plants while you were vacationing?

Now you can control your home security from the […]

Kwikset Kevo Unboxing, Install & Review by Tech Reviewer Mike Cronin

Disclosure: Kwikset has provided complementary products for review purposes.

I’ve had the Kevo smart lock from Kwikset for a few weeks now and I really appreciate what this product has to offer in terms of convenience and home security.

Since installing Kevo, I haven’t used a traditional key for my front door. Kevo is super easy […]

Kwikset Kevo Now Works With Nest

Disclosure: Kwikset compensated Joe Miragliotta, men’s interest blogger at Joe’s Daily and contributor to this article, with travel and tickets to the 2015 International CES.

CES 2015 has been chalk full of big smart home announcements. One in particular that has homebodies talking is Kwikset Kevo — the industry’s first smart lock — partnering with Nest Learning Thermostat. The collaboration will […]

The Smart Home of Tomorrow Today

Disclosure: Kwikset compensated Z. DesRocher, managing editor of the blog GeekDad and contributor to this article, with travel and tickets to the 2015 International CES.

As I made my way through CES 2015, I couldn’t help but get the feeling that I’d been lied to. Allow me to explain: the future I was promised was […]

What You Missed at CES 2015

If you’ve been following us on Facebook and Twitter, you know Kwikset was exhibiting at the International CES 2015 at the beginning of January. For those of you who were not lucky enough to score a ticket, allow us to give you our recap of the show.

2015 is the year of the smart home. […]

Brooke J. Customer Testimonial

My husband and I recently moved into a new house and we needed to get new door locks and hardware. After lots of research, we decided to upgrade and purchase a home automation keyless door lock and a matching door handle. My husband and I both have cars that are keyless so we figured […]

December 3rd, 2014|Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Smart Locks, Testimonials|Comments Off on Brooke J. Customer Testimonial

Tech savvy Millennials take advantage of Home Automation while traveling

Apps Away! A New Generation of Travelers Find Freedom In Home Automation
Once a nebulous theory, today the “Internet of Things” – where everyday objects are controlled by Internet applications – is taking shape at an exciting pace. Nowhere is this more evident than in the field of home automation. One of the first apps […]