Thursday, September 1, 2016 in
It’s easy to see a home’s entryway as simply functional. It’s
the space you pass through on your way in and out, and usually
serves as a catch-all for coats, boots and the like. But the
entryway is much more than that – it’s the first impression
visitors get of your entire home. Here are five easy...
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 in
Updating the door hardware on your front door is a quick and
easy project that enhances the curb appeal of your home. With
minimal investment and few tools, we'll show you all the steps
you'll need to take to tackle this project in a few minutes. Go
ahead and grab your
#2 Phillips Head screwdriver a...
Monday, March 28, 2016 in
When it comes to remodeling your home, there are a few details you may be quick to overlook but
actually play a major role in tying an entire room together. The
good news is, these details can easily and affordably be upgraded
in a single day and can make a big impact without a full room
Monday, February 29, 2016 in
Whether they're big or small, the details matter when it comes
to home decor. Simple choices from light fixtures to artwork play a
major role in transforming a room. Here are a few easy ideas to
help you transform the look of your home to better reflect your
style without taking on a major...
Thursday, January 28, 2016 in
Whether you just purchased a new home, have faulty hardware, or
just want to make an upgrade from an outdated style, there are
plenty of reasons you may need to update your door hardware. How do
you determine which hardware is best for your needs? Here are a few
things you should consider before...
Friday, October 16, 2015 in
Taking on a remodeling project can be a huge expense when you
have to rely on professionals to get the job done. If you'd like to
spruce up the look of your home but don't have the time or money to
hire someone else, try finishing one of these twelve home
remodeling (or re-decorating) projects to...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 in
Are you considering a home
remodeling project? There's one simple detail that is often
overlooked but actually makes a huge impact in the look and feel of
your home: your door hardware.
According to a recent survey conducted
online by Hanley Wood, 41% of
professional home builders and remodelers...
Friday, September 11, 2015 in
Furniture, decor and artwork aren't the only ways you can get
the perfect Contemporary look in your home. Contemporary
styles rely on the simplicity of color and shape to provide
their aesthetic appeal, rather than elaborate design, making even
the smallest of details have a major impact. Here are...
Thursday, July 23, 2015 in
Renovating your home is often a financial and emotionally taxing
process that can take months of stress to complete. If you dread
the thought of taking on another costly project, you are not alone.
The good news is - not all remodeling projects need to cost a
fortune to add more value to your home....
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in
This month, we've shown you how doors aren't just a barrier
between rooms. They can become an extension of your personal style
with the right creative twist. If you've been inspired
to try something new on your doors, we'd like to share a few of our
favorite painting tips that will help you pull off...
Monday, August 18, 2014 in
In a recent study, we found that an average American on an
average weekday interacted with door handles and locks 90+ times
per day. 90+ times per day. What other household item do
you engage with that often? With all that interaction, you would
think we were all subject matter experts on locks....
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in
for a quick and easy way to update your home décor? Try some new
door hardware. It won’t bust your budget or take a weekend, or
even or a whole day. No matter what your style, today’s selection
of decorative designs offers something to harmonize with every
Schlage’s new Decorative...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 in
Every homeowner wants their house to look as good as possible,
and with spring upon us and summer rapidly approaching, now is the
time to start thinking about your curb appeal. Home improvements
can be large, costly projects, but they don’t have to be. You can
easily add some style – and value – to...
Friday, October 12, 2012 in
So you're building a home...
Are you thinking of building a new home or in the process of
working with a builder to create the sweet house you always dreamed
of having? Building a new home can be quite a process, filled with
paying close attention to big and small details. The options are
Tuesday, December 20, 2011 in
Here’s another cool Schlage innovation that would be great thing to
have this time of year…or any time of year, for that matter. We
just launched the first-ever residential door lock with a built-in
alarm. This nifty door lock lets you can enjoy peace of mind
without having to invest in a full home...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 in
I have been a locksmith for 21 years and a business owner for 7. I
chose the Schlage BE365 Keypad Deadbolt to protect my home and
family because of its ease of use, multiple access codes and the
fact that when I rotate the turn knob I can "feel" my house is
locked.We no longer carry a key for our...
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 in
1920, the founder of The Schlage Manufacturing Company, Walter
Reinhold Schlage, created the
bored cylindrical door lock, the basis of all interior door
locks today with a push-button lock centered in the
door knob. This revolutionary invention was designed to fit
into two simple round...
Monday, August 22, 2011 in
anyone who’s thought of doing a home renovation knows, it can
really take a chunk out of your pocket. It can also be really
disruptive with carpenters, electricians, and what-not trekking in
and out of your home. That’s why it’s usually a good idea to
remodel in phases.If you want to make a quick...
Friday, July 22, 2011 in
door hardware provides the finish touch that will make the
interior and exterior of your house vibrant. When choosing
door handlesets and
door levers it’s important to match their color and finish with
your house style.
Schlage Style Selector can help you with...
Friday, July 8, 2011 in
you leave on a summer vacation, here’s a quick checklist of things
you can do to protect your home and property.1. Give trusted family, friends, and/or neighbors your phone
number, email, hotel phone, etc. so that you can be contacted for
emergencies. Don’t discuss your absence in public and...