Door Locks

All In Door Locks

Smart-Home Pros Love Ring Doorbells, but Doorbird Surges – CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis

2018 Brand Analysis for front-door security shows more CE Pro 100 dealers offer Ring and Doorbird video doorbells than any other brand; Yale tops the list for smart locks and Control4 takes the access controls category.

CE Pro Editors · June 07, 2018

Amazon IoT Patent Shows ZigBee Home-Automation Signals over Power Cable

Ideal for integrating Wi-Fi cameras with ZigBee door locks, Amazon invention shows ZigBee home-automation signals running over power cable to enhance wireless performance.

Julie Jacobson · May 29, 2018

9 Interesting IoT Finds at ISC: Blingy Smart Lock, Awesome Fire Alarm

ISC West 2018: SnapAV pitches OvrC to alarm dealers, a smart lock for newlyweds, neat fire-protection system that could spawn a category … and more security and home automation from Vegas.

Julie Jacobson · April 12, 2018

CE Pro 100 Names Top Smart Door Locks/Dead Bolt Brands

A new category for 2017, Yale leads the Smart Door Locks/Dead Bolt category in a tight race with Kwikset.

Robert Archer · June 16, 2017

August Launches Z-Wave Smart Lock for Home-Automation and Security Pros at ISC

Touting home-automation integration, August Home is launching a Z-Wave door lock at ISC West, specifically for the professional installation channel.

Julie Jacobson · April 04, 2017

Brink’s Launches $249 Smart Lock to Complement Hands-Free Door Knobs

Hampton Products debuts the $249 Brink’s ARRAY smart deadbolt lock which will be sold direct, via retail and through professional installation. Lock is Wi-Fi-based with advanced features to extend battery life.

Jason Knott · January 20, 2017

Kwikset Recognizes the Value of Aesthetics to Sales of Smart Locks

Performance and good looks go hand-in-hand when selling smart door locks to your customers.

Lisa Montgomery · December 15, 2016

Kwikset Demos First Keyway-less Electronic Deadbolt with Modern Design at CEDIA

Electronic security company Kwikset reveals its keyless, touchpad-based deadbolt lock, named Obsidian, to CEDIA 2016 attendees.

Lisa Montgomery · September 17, 2016

Midwestern Retailer ‘Unlocks’ the Smart Home Market Using Kwikset

Sherman’s in central Illinois constructs large demo wall in its appliance stores to engage clients with smart home technology.

Jason Knott · September 09, 2016

Creating a ‘Home Invasion’ Kit for Clients

CE pros can package smart door locks, intercom, surveillance cameras and intrusion systems together as a solid ‘home invasion’ package for customers.

CE Pro Editors · August 19, 2016