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...
Wednesday, January 6, 2016 in
Each new year ushers in a fresh start and a desire to get
organized. Let's start 2016 off with the perfect entryway space.
Here are seven ideas that will ensure you always receive a warm and
inviting welcome when you enter your home.
1. Make access more convenient.
Stop fumbling around for your keys...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 in
Imagine a world where you can leave your home for a run and
never worry about hiding a key where - hopefully - no one will see.
Or imagine never locking yourself out of the house or worrying that
you might lose a spare.
That's the world many keyless lock owners live in. Here at
Schlage, we offer a...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in
It’s been firmly established that
we’re in the middle of a heatwave. What better time to dream of
cool late summer breezes and open windows? But when we can open our
windows again, don’t forget to keep security in mind. Often, a
break-in is just too easy for criminals because the homeowner
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 in
"Any man can be a Father, but it takes someone special to be
a Dad." - Unknown
With Father's Day quickly approaching, it forces us to take a
time-out to reflect on the Dads in our lives and thank them for all
the sacrifices they've made, love they've shown and support they've
given over the years.
Friday, February 10, 2012 in
I have been using a Schlage Electronic Keypad Door
Lock for several years and have enjoyed the flexibility it
gives me, as well as the fact that it allows me to give separate
entry codes to most of my family members that live close.Being a single person it's good that they have a way to get in...
Monday, December 5, 2011 in
Now may be a good time to consider investing in a rental property.
Some in the know say that low home prices combined with low
interest rates are creating a great opportunity. Of course,
becoming a landlord involves a lot more than just buying the
property. It's your responsibility to provide a safe...
Thursday, November 3, 2011 in
can’t think how many times I’ve been on my way out the door and
forgot something (sunglasses, cell phone, car keys, coffee, etc.)
and had to come back in to grab that thing, and then I repeat that
process several times before I finally leave. I’ve even forgotten
my house keys, which resulted in...
Friday, September 30, 2011 in
ago, it was common to find multiple generations of a family living
together under one roof, and it’s becoming a popular way to live
once again. Today’s higher housing costs and the country’s
struggling economy are prompting families to take in their parents
and/or their adult children.But with...
Friday, August 26, 2011 in
home security solution can be tough especially if you don’t
have enough knowledge of the different types of
electronic door locks such as
Schlage keyless entry locks. Each of these types of door locks
are different, though choosing which one is best for you...
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...
Monday, August 15, 2011 in
locks have gained popularity in recent years. An electronic
lock operates by means of electric current generated by batteries.
Electronic keypad door locks feature ten buttons that you can use
to create custom entry codes and codes can be easily added or
deleted right at the keypad. Some...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 in
Lipford’s exciting Kuppersmith Project is installing Schlage’s
keyless door lock technology to make an
84-year-old classic American home safer and more efficient.
Schlage’s electronic wireless keypad deadbolt lock allows keyless
entry into the home, and also allows you to lock and unlock...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011 in
So now that 2011 has finally set in and it’s no longer snowing
3+ inches every day, I’m starting to tackle my cliché new year’s
resolution of working out more.Drumroll please as my resolution goes public: I’ve vowed to
run 15 miles each week. These miles include quality time
at both the local gym...
Monday, March 21, 2011 in
Cars don’t require keys anymore so why should your door
locks?The latest models from almost any car company don’t require a key
to unlock or lock the car, and most don’t even need a key to start
the engine. That technology continues to amaze me. I drive a 2006
model, so the technology was too new...
Wednesday, February 9, 2011 in
My husband and I fell in love with Cooper, the sweetest border collie-lab mix in
the pack at a pet adoption day a few years ago. We adopted him on
the spot and were surprised to find that Cooper is an excellent
Frisbee player, he has also mastered the commands, sit, lay and
snuggle. We both travel...