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DIY Home Design: How to Freshen Up Your Home on a Budget with Martha of Hunter Road Homes

Are you getting tired of your home’s design but too worried about breaking the bank to update the décor?

Martha of design build team, Hunter Road Homes, is an interior design expert with plenty of experience achieving a custom style no matter the budget. Martha shares four quick tips to DIY home design that will […]

August 9th, 2016|Do It Yourself, How To's, Style, Style Experts|Comments Off on DIY Home Design: How to Freshen Up Your Home on a Budget with Martha of Hunter Road Homes

The Not-so-New Smart Home: How to Blend Smart Home Technology and Your Traditional Home Decor

Blending smart home technology with traditional home decor can be challenging.  Whether your home is rustic, traditional or country chic, combining trendy smart home technology with your home decor takes an eye for detail and careful planning. Look for products that are more traditional in design, compliment your home’s color scheme, and are smaller […]

June 17th, 2016|Do It Yourself, How To's, Innovation, Remote Access, Smart Locks, Style, Touchscreens and Keypads|Comments Off on The Not-so-New Smart Home: How to Blend Smart Home Technology and Your Traditional Home Decor

Martha and Alex of Hunter Road Homes Share DIY Home Improvement Tips With Kwikset

Meet Martha and Alex of Hunter Road Homes. The young design build team in Chicago, Ill., share how they use Kwikset locks to design spaces that people love coming home to.

The recently married duo met in fifth grade, and over the years, discovered that their skills, designs and lives complemented each other. Alex and […]

June 8th, 2016|Do It Yourself, Inside Kwikset, Style, Style Experts, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on Martha and Alex of Hunter Road Homes Share DIY Home Improvement Tips With Kwikset

Five DIY Home Design Upgrades to Improve Curb Appeal

Spring, the time of year for growth and renewal, is the perfect time to try some easy DIY home design upgrades and outdoor projects to boost your home’s curb appeal. With the help of simple upgrades like installing new front door hardware or adding beautiful color elements to your entryway, you can get the […]

May 5th, 2016|Do It Yourself, How To's, Inside Kwikset, Style, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on Five DIY Home Design Upgrades to Improve Curb Appeal

Behind My Door: Thistlewood Farms

Welcome to our very first Behind My Door blog post.

In our new Behind My Door series, we will take a peek behind the front doors of style experts, DIY-doers and tech-lovers to learn more about what makes Kwikset the right choice for them.

To kick off the Behind My Door series, KariAnne of Thistlewood Farms […]

April 20th, 2016|Style|Comments Off on Behind My Door: Thistlewood Farms

A Kwikset Style Guide – Kwikset levers and finish Pairings to Match Pantone Color of the Year 2016

Pantone broke the mold in 2016 with the release of two colors, setting the stage for a cutting edge year filled with on-trend design that pushes boundaries. The authority of color blended warm, pink Rose Quartz and cool, tranquil light blue Serenity tones as the Color of the Year 2016.

The colors will be seen […]

March 28th, 2016|Do It Yourself, Inside Kwikset, Style, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on A Kwikset Style Guide – Kwikset levers and finish Pairings to Match Pantone Color of the Year 2016

Splurge or steal? 3 DIY home projects that give a high-end, modern look without breaking the bank

Doing your own home improvement projects is a great way to save money and still get the new look you desire. When you’re working on giving a traditional home a more modern feel, it can be tempting to splurge – but you don’t have to. It is possible to “steal” great looks for a […]

September 19th, 2015|Do It Yourself, How To's, Inside Kwikset, Security, Style, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on Splurge or steal? 3 DIY home projects that give a high-end, modern look without breaking the bank

DIY Home: How to Use Door Hardware to Complement Your Home Decor

From the handleset to the furniture to the faucet fixtures, there should be continuity in home design that begins with the front door.

“The door defines the front of the house,” says Hatch Works interior designer Ashley, who stresses the importance of incorporating door hardware into a home’s decor.

Ashley explains how you can incorporate the […]

August 26th, 2015|Do It Yourself, Inside Kwikset, Style, Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on DIY Home: How to Use Door Hardware to Complement Your Home Decor

DIY Home Project: Incorporating Modern Design in Any Home

In the video below, Hatch Works founder Adam explains why he pairs the new Sydney contemporary lever from Kwikset with an old style door to create the perfect style contrast of old and new in his home.

Homeowners and designers are incorporating a clean, contemporary aesthetic in homes like never before. Whether the entire home […]

Made For The World They Live In: Design Build Team, Hatch Works, Talks DIY Home Security & Style with Kwikset

Meet Hatch Works

Hatch Works founders Adam and Ashley invite us into their home to show how Kwikset door locks are made for the world they live in. Their homes have upped the home design game in Austin, TX and it all starts with home security at the front door.

Meet Design Build team, Adam and […]