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, August 3, 2016 in
When it comes to choosing the right electronic deadbolt, it pays
to do your research. With so many options available, it can be
tough to identify which type of lock best suits your lifestyle. Do
you need a quick and easy way to come and go? Are you looking for a
lock that allows you to be connected...
Friday, July 29, 2016 in
There's no denying that the right electronic keyless lock can
make your day-to-day much more convenient. Having the freedom to
come and go without worrying about getting locked out is a major
relief for many families and ditching the fear that someone may
lose or steal a spare key cannot be...
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in
With back to school season just around the corner, many families
are gearing up for busy schedules full of homework and
extracurricular activities. With all the different calendars you
need to keep track of, it pays to stay organized and find
efficiencies that allow you to reduce the number of...
Monday, July 18, 2016 in
Smart home technology is quickly rising in popularity as
homeowners choose products and devices that not only make
day-to-day activities more convenient, but also give them peace of
mind. When it comes to outfitting your home with this technology,
it pays to understand the steps you should take to...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 in
Tis the season for family vacations and getting away from the
daily grind to enjoy a relaxing retreat away from home. If you're
planning a summer vacation this year, take one more worry off your
list by ensuring your home is as safe and secure as possible. Here
are 5 home security steps you should...
Friday, June 10, 2016 in
Choosing the right deadbolt lock requires more than picking out
the best deal on the shelf. Take some time to consider your
lifestyle and security needs to find the perfect fit for you. Here
are a few pros and cons of mechanical and electronic locks to help
you choose the most stylish and secure...
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 in
Updating your front door can be as simple as adding a fresh coat
of paint and a new set of hardware. This project can easily be
tackled in an afternoon and to help you plan for this project,
we're going to show you how easy it is to install a new deadbolt lock. Before we get started, be
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in
With Memorial Day just around the corner, many families are
preparing for a busy summer full of home improvement projects and
family activities. Whether your plan is to stay home this season or
whisk away for a relaxing vacation, it's important to consider
which steps you should take to deter...
Monday, May 9, 2016 in
As the strongest, most
intelligent Bluetooth®-enabled lock on the market, the
Schlage Sense™ Smart
deadbolt opens up a whole new
smart home experience with its flexibility for ease of access
without compromising security. To make the most of its features, we
work hard to make sure you have access to...
Friday, April 8, 2016 in
When it comes to choosing the best exterior door hardware, there
are many factors to consider to ensure the right fit for the style
and security of your home. Choosing a new deadbolt and handleset
may not be as simple as picking up whatever is available on the
shelf. Make sure you do your homework...
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...
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 in
Whether you're a seasoned veteran of smart home technology or
just getting started in adding security and convenience to your
daily life, thorough research is important before you select your
next device. When it comes to keyless technology, you may just be
looking for a convenient way to stop...
Thursday, December 3, 2015 in
The Holiday season seems to arrive faster and faster with each
passing year. We've blinked and it's December. Before you know it,
you'll be traveling to visit family and friends or hosting guests
at your home. Check one thing off your list this weekend by making
sure your home is safe and secure so...
Friday, November 20, 2015 in
Keeping your exterior door hardware looking like new while it
builds up with dirt, oil and other contaminates can often be
accomplished with a little warm water and a damp cloth. But what if your deadbolt is an electronic
touchscreen lock? Are there special precautions you need to take to
Friday, October 23, 2015 in
There is no shortage of options when choosing the right keyless
lock for your lifestyle. We pulled together a few Schlage keyless
lock user reviews to help you narrow it down. From installation to
daily use and style, find out what these homeowners have to say
about going keyless.
Keypad Deadbolt &...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 in
Mechanical deadbolts have been in use for almost a century. They
were invented to create additional security beyond the standard
door lock which became too easy for burglars to breach. The
deadbolt has come a long way since it was first created with no
shortage of options to suit a homeowner's...
Thursday, October 8, 2015 in
Taking the time to survey your home at least once a year for
home security vulnerabilities is a habit that all home owners
should adopt. Take some time to ensure all locks, lights and
sensors are working properly before an intruder takes advantage of
an opportunity. Here are eight steps you can take...
Thursday, September 3, 2015 in
Picture this. You're running
behind for work. In a rush, you lock your door from the inside,
shut the door behind you and suddenly that sinking feeling takes
over. You've locked your keys inside. Your only options are to hope
you left a window open, kick the door in or call a locksmith and
Monday, April 13, 2015 in
Curb Appeal - it's what your neighbors see daily, what your
guests see first, what helps sell your home to potential buyers and
what welcomes you home from a long day at the office. During DIY
season, Curb Appeal projects are among the professionals'
favorites. They are often quick, easy and can be...