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Mechanical Deadbolt vs. Electronic Lock: How to Choose

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...

How to Choose Door Hardware for Your Home

Whether you just purchased a new home, have faulty hardware, or just want to make an upgrade from an outdated style, there are plenty of reasons you may need to update your door hardware.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...

9 Keyless Lock Reviews to Help You Choose The Right Electronic Deadbolt

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 &...

3 Reasons You Should Consider a Keyless Deadbolt Lock

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...

Welcome Your Guests In Style: 5 Front Door Looks You Should Try

Are you considering updating your front door and adding a little more curb appeal? According to this year's Hanley Wood Cost vs. Value report, a little curb appeal can go a long way in adding value to your home. One of the simplest and impactful ways to upgrade your curb appeal is simply through a...

9 Subtle Ways to Use Pantone's Spring Color Palette in Your Home

This spring, popular home decor is all about minimalist accents and palettes inspired by nature. Pantone describes its spring 2015 color palette using the French expression "En Plein Air" - meaning "in the open air". This phrase is often used to describe the act of painting outside and is the...

Are Keyless Electronic Locks Right For You?

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...

Home Safety & Security Tips

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 forgot to...

New Nexia™ Home Intelligence Enhancements Released 4.9.13

Nexia™ Home Intelligence is founded on the idea that life is about mobility, simplicity and the ability to run your home from wherever. We’re always looking for ways to improve this innovative home automation platform, and we do that by going straight to the experts: users like you. Your input helps...

10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Improve Your Home's Security

Would you love a high end home security system for your house, but there's not any room for it in the budget? You're in luck! Bob Vila shows you 10 ways you can be creative and amp up your home's security without breaking the bank.   1. Window Shades  Install window and door shades that make...

The Future is Now: Keyless Door Locks via Apartment Therapy

Fussing with a jumble of keys at your front door is so old fashioned. A new generation of locks lets you use your fingerprint, keypad and even your smart phone to access your home — some even allow you to lock and unlock your doors remotely. Check out a few keyless lock options after the jump… Read...

Make Your Home Smarter and More Efficient This Winter

(BPT) - The coldest time of the year can also be the busiest. With holiday entertaining, overnight guests and winter getaways, it can be hard to ensure your home heating and other systems are performing for optimal comfort and efficiency. In addition, the Department of Energy reports that no...

2nd House Covered

I currently live in NC but just bought a retirement home in Missouri. I have the Missouri house set up with Trane thermostat, Schlage keypad lock & 3 switches that work with Nexia Home Intelligence. I can constantly monitor lights and temp for the whole house and living 1100 miles away. Great piece...

What You Didn't Learn in College About Personal Safety

With the hustle and bustle life brings, often times it's too easy to forget the basics of personal safety. San Francisco SAFE, Inc (Safety Awareness for Everyone), a non-profit organization that guides residents, business owners and community members to improve the quality of life in their...

Schlage & Nexia™ Home Intelligence Keypad Deadbolt Quality Review

I now have two of these Schlage Keypad Locks supported by Nexia™ Home Intelligence on two different homes. The quality is unsurpassed. I now have peace of mind of knowing that I can enter either one of my homes at any time without carrying a key. What I like about the keyless lock, is the fact that...

How to Stay Safe and Secure This Summer

Don't let summertime equal more crime! (ARA) - You may be wishing for sandy beaches or a mountain getaway about now. As Americans make plans to escape for a few days this summer, criminals view these vacations as a season of opportunity.Crime doesn't take a vacation. In fact, it surges during...

Dads of Nexia Tell All: 6 Ways to Manage Home & Family Life with Nexia

The beauty of a complete home automation system like Nexia Home Intelligence is the number of ways it can be used to monitor and control your everyday life. It's almost like a fingerprint as no two people use it in the exact same way. Having a wide range of options for taking full advantage of its...

Schlage Supports the National Sheriff’s Association at Annual Conference

We're going to Nashville! And look out, the Sheriffs are in town! As a corporate platinum sponsor, we will be attending and exhibiting at the annual National Sheriff's Association Conference -- and we couldn't be more excited! The conference takes place at Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Resort and...

Schlage & Nexia - Long Time No Issues

I started my journey with Nexia Home Intelligence and Schlage by installing 2 door locks (deadbolt & lever) in my home. I have a very small home, probably not the stereotypical type of home that would venture intro the home automation arena. However we've had electronic door locks for many years and...

Keyless Door Locks are worry-free!

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...