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just want to make an upgrade from an outdated style, there are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...
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...
Monday, December 8, 2014 in
Law enforcement agencies around
the country have noticed that home invasions have steadily
increased since 1995, when “home invasion robberies” were first
brought to the limelight on “The FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin.”
(leb.fbi.gov) Because of the confusing nature of the different
state laws and...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 in
Making mistakes is often a part of life. While learning from
mistakes is often harmless, there are some lessons that could be
better learned in other ways. When it comes to your home's
security, that is one area you definitely want to cover your bases
as much as possible in hopes to avoid making any...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 in
WIRE)--Schlage, a brand that bridges the gap between security
and design in decorative door hardware and locks, has cemented its
role as a category leader by bringing together today’s most
influential home décor and design opinion makers in a virtual
debate focused on a hot...
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 in
Leading Lock Brand Showcases the Most Technologically
Advanced Mechanical and Electronic Locks with In-Demand Decorative
Hardware at 2014 International Builders' Show
CARMEL, Ind.--Schlage, creator of the
strongest security products available to the home builders market,
is bridging the gap between...
Monday, May 20, 2013 in
What does strong mean to you? Grade-1 deadbolts? Lots of metal
in your locks? Benchpressing 250 lbs? Over the next 2 weeks we will
be exploring what it means to be 'strong' in ways we have not
thought about before. Perhaps strong is winning a staring
contest or not caving in to that...
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 in
New Nexia-compatible deadbolt lock and energy management
Schlage and Trane among innovations unveiled at 2013
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NexiaTM Home Intelligence, an
award-winning product by Ingersoll Rand brands
brings to the...
Tuesday, January 8, 2013 in
New Nexia-compatible deadbolt lock and energy management
solution by Schlage® and Trane are
unveiled at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
NexiaTM Home Intelligence, a
Ingersoll Rand, brings a bigger and better-than-ever home
automation system to...
Thursday, January 3, 2013 in
Fully loaded multi-function lock unites Nexia(TM) Home
with keyless entry and built-in alarm technology to create a
no other CARMEL, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--January 03, 2013--
Redefining what it means to be secure, Schlage(R) , a brand of
Ingersoll Rand, unites brains and...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 in
Don’t let the Grinch or any other holiday crook spoil your
holiday festivities. As break-ins and robberies spike during the
holiday season, it’s important to keep your home and family safe
with these 7 tips.
Lock Up. According to the FBI 28% of burglars don’t use
forced entry to access a home...
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, July 31, 2012 in
From Gold Medal Olympians to Schlage Grade 1 Deadbolts, we are
constantly reminded there is a certain beauty that can be found in
strength. The hours olympians spend training, the sacrifices they
make each day to perfect their talent and the strong mental
attitude they cultivate is what makes them...
Thursday, June 14, 2012 in
We're going to Nashville! And look out, the Sheriffs are in
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...
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...
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...
Friday, April 29, 2011 in
What better way to ring in the beloved nuptial season than with
the wedding of the century?
As the Bishop of London said so eloquently at the Royal Wedding,
“in a sense every wedding is a royal wedding.” And every royal
wedding comes complete with a showering of gifts for the happy
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in
I had installed the Schlage Primus key system on my front
doors (all 3 of them) 10 years ago and they still work perfectly
today. I feel safe when sleeping at midnight with the door locked
and for sure knowing that no one can break in using the bumping or
picking technique. However, I tried picking...
Thursday, March 3, 2011 in
What you should know about BHMA/ANSI grading
Grades are important. In school, strong grades may land you a
college scholarship or a good job. At restaurants, a good grade
means eating without fear of health violations ruining a great
meal. For bonds, a strong grade gives investors confidence in...