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Schlage LiNK now Nexia Home Intelligence

The Schlage LiNK™  you know and love recently changed their brand name to Nexia™ Home Intelligence. Get all the details here!Why are we changing from Schlage LiNK™?When we first launched Schlage LiNK in 2009, our solution was primarily focused on security given Schlage's more than 90 years of...

Nexia Home Intelligence for Rental Houses

After last winter's heating bills being out of control, and this fall's decision to change energy management companies, the Schlage LiNK system made a lot of sense. We have installed 3 Schlage keyapd locks, 5 Trane thermostats, 5 light controls and 2 Schlage indoor cameras. It all works well.Blair...

Child Safety: Priceless

We have been utilizing Schlage LiNK in our home the past few months. Passing along a recent experience in child safety that I did not anticipate obtaining from this system. I was getting ready for work upstairs while my four year son was downstairs supposed to be eating breakfast.My phone starts...

Catch the Z-Wave for Cool Holiday Gifts

Making a list, checking it twice? Here’s an idea: give the smart gift of a smart home. How smart is it? Let me count the ways: it’s practical, energy efficient, easy to install and use, convenient, increases home security, and gives the owner complete wireless home control.Smart homes use...

Gadget News Reviews Schlage LiNK

Gadget News, an online source for gadget news and reviews, recently took a look at the Schlage LiNK home automation system. The blog author was duly impressed and deemed Schlage LiNK “very robust,” giving it four out of five stars. The post reviews a number of components, including the wireless...

Is your house on fire, Clark? No, Aunt Bethany, those are the Christmas lights*

Planning on electrifying your home for the holidays? Are you going to go all out like the Griswolds* or express your holiday spirit with a tasteful string or two? You could go the easy route and buy a pre-formed and pre-lit deer or snowman figure (this year you can even get a peacock!) for your...

Remote Energy Management Means Savings

More and more new homes are being built to increase energy efficiency and meet Energy Star standards, and as such can save homeowners up to $400 a year on their utility bills. Energy Star is a joint EPA, U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program that helps consumers save money and protect the...

Schlage LiNK for Bed & Breakfast

I will be opening a small bed and breakfast inn the end of the first week of November out in the wilds of northern Idaho. In the interest of guest security and innkeeper sanity (dealing with lost or misplaced room keys), we elected to install the Schlage LiNK System to simplify room access. The...

Time Fencing: Freedom through Control

Remember the old cowboy song, “Don’t Fence Me In?” Written by Cole Porter, It was first sung in 1944 by singers such as Roy Rogers and Bing Crosby and The Andrews Sisters. More recently, artists such as Willie Nelson, David Byrne, and Nickel Creek have recorded it. It was even performed in a...

Energy Management Tips

Flex Your Power, California's statewide energy efficiency marketing and outreach campaign, has put together an extensive list of recommendations to help you reduce your energy costs. Many of these actions can be achieved with a home automation system such as the Schlage LiNK system, which provides...

Great Products and Fantastic Customer Support

I've had the Schlage LiNK system for 6 months. I have 2 thermostats, 2 deadbolt locks, 2 cameras and 5 switches hooked to the system.I can turn on and off the heating or a/c and set temps remotely. I know who enters my house and at what time.and what time. I don't need to carry house keys anymore. I...

Schlage LiNK Reliability

I used my Schlage FE595 on my home for 2 years until I moved. At that time I found the Schlage LiNK and gave my sister the old FE595. She's been using it now on 2 different homes over the last 2-3 years and it's worked well. My niece is able to let herself in, as well as my step-mom, nephew, and...

Top 10 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe This Halloween

October is National Crime Prevention Month, the official month for recognizing and celebrating the practice of crime prevention while promoting creating safer, more caring communities. And at the end of the month is the one night of the year when you need to be more alert than ever about your home...

Want to keep a few more bucks in your wallet?

These days, who doesn’t want to save money where they can. Lowering your home’s utility bills can help. Meet a homeowner in Gilbert Arizona, where the average annual temperature is 85 degrees, whose smart home may save her half of what she’s been paying. In addition to energy-efficient air...

How to Keep Tabs on Mom and Dad

With home automation it’s easier than ever to monitor and assist aging parents at home. Schlage LiNK™ provides the home automation system you need to turn your parent’s home into a smart home. With an Internet-connected computer, smartphone or iPad you can control parents’ remote thermostat heat...

8 Reasons Why You Should Have a Wireless Light Control System

With a wireless light control system, you can control your lights from anywhere with your smartphone or your PC. The Schlage LiNK light module lets you remotely turn table and floor lamps on and off as well as dim them. Here are some situations where wireless light control can come in handy.1.   ...

You're not locking me out of the Man Cave

Our retirement home has a little guest house which is now a "Man Cave" I installed a Schlage LiNK system so I can drop in on Mr. Football whenever I want. Maybe lace curtains would look nice in there :-) Lisa J. Phoenix, AZ

Electronic Door Locks for Home Security & Control

Like Suzanne, my family always had a secret hiding place for a spare house key.  However, there is no more reason to hiding keys under the doormat, because keyless locks are replacing keys and improving home security and control. For extra convenience and peace of mind Schlage LiNK Home Automation...

Home Management Tips and Tricks for Busy Moms

If you are a stay at home mom, chances are that you are busy and stressed out thinking about things that need to be done around the house.  How do you do it all? Home management tips and tricks can guide you to better manage your household schedule. Also, consider Schlage LiNK home automation...

Schlage LiNK Adds New Features

Don't you love it when good keeps getting better? We at Schlage LiNK released new features for our system earlier this week. And while the highlight of this feature release was around door and window sensor compatibility, there were several other features that were added to the system.Here's a...