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 – […]

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

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

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 […]

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

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, […]

Kevo Convert: A simple way to make your existing lock smart

Meet Kevo Convert: A new smart lock conversion kit from Kwikset, and the latest extension of the trusted Kwikset Kevo platform.

Available for purchase now, Kevo Convert is a simple way to make your lock smart and pair it with your phone, adding convenience and peace of mind to your life without committing to installing […]

February 22nd, 2017|Do It Yourself, Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Keyless Entry, Product Updates, Remote Access, Security, Smart Locks, Smart Phone|Comments Off on Kevo Convert: A simple way to make your existing lock smart

Four Smart Home Trends in 2017

Disclosure: Kwikset has provided monetary compensation and products to Epic Tech Videos to attend CES
As the smart home space continues to grow, more household items are making the leap towards connectivity and evolving to fit seamlessly into everyday lives. This year at CES 2017, we partnered with tech expert, Dom Esposito of Epic Tech […]

February 14th, 2017|Home Automation, Innovation, Inside Kwikset, Internet of Things, Smart Locks|Comments Off on Four Smart Home Trends in 2017