By Julie Jacobson · July 19, 2017 • Lennar reportedly is shedding traditional IoT products and ‘CEDIA’ installers in favor of wireless DIY home automation systems installed by Amazon Smart Home Services. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Robert Archer · June 16, 2017 • A new category for 2017, Yale leads the Smart Door Locks/Dead Bolt category in a tight race with Kwikset. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 16, 2017 • The access control category has exploded. Control4 nearly triples its total, while Savant does triple its tally. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Chelsea Cafiero · May 9, 2017 • A break-in at this Hawaii home destroyed an almost-finished lighting, shades, pool and climate installation. Integrator Eco High Fidelity had to start from scratch – this time including security too.
By Advertorial · December 15, 2016 • Performance and good looks go hand-in-hand when selling smart door locks to your customers.
By Advertorial · November 16, 2016 • eStream Digital notes easy integration and aesthetic appeal as selling attributes of Kwikset smart locks.
By Robert Archer · October 12, 2016 • The newly redesigned Kwikset SmartCode 916 provides all the features of its SmartCode 914 Deadbolt lock, including keyless entry and integration with home automation systems.
By Lisa Montgomery · September 29, 2016 • Consumer publication Electronic House calls out eight gems from CEDIA 2016 that will get your customers excited about home automation.
By Lisa Montgomery · September 17, 2016 • Electronic security company Kwikset reveals its keyless, touchpad-based deadbolt lock, named Obsidian, to CEDIA 2016 attendees.
By Advertorial · September 9, 2016 • Sherman’s in central Illinois constructs large demo wall in its appliance stores to engage clients with smart home technology.
By Jason Knott · April 14, 2016 • Marketing video depicting the interaction between a father and daughter through the years (using the Kwikset Home Connect smart door lock) is a well-done tear jerker.
By Robert Archer · April 13, 2016 • Leveraging design elements from its SmartCode 916 lock, the newly announced keyway-less lock from Kwikset features Z-Wave technologies and a LED display screen.
By Jason Knott · April 1, 2016 • KB Home/Kwikset study gauges consumer interest in which new technologies they want in a newly built home. Connected door locks, security cameras lead the way. Perceived expense is still highest barrier.
By CE Pro Editors · March 22, 2016 • Gary Sinise Foundation and eHome Lifestyle built a specially adapted custom smart home for U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Nick Kimmel including Q Motion motorized window shades, Kwikset motorized door lock, Holovision doorbell, Lutron lighting, AppleTV and more.
By Advertorial · March 1, 2016 • Control your home security from anywhere on your smart phone, tablet, or internet connected device.