CARMEL, Ind., Jan. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Schlage®, a brand of Allegion plc that has created the most technologically advanced lock products to help consumers secure their homes for more than 95 years, is showcasing new features for the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt as well as the new Schlage Control™ Smart Locks for multi-family properties at the 2016 International Builders' Show. The brand will also be featuring their latest styles, the Northbrook™ Lever, Upland™ Trim and Collins™ Trim, as well as their recently launched Satin Brass and Polished Nickel finishes, which are opening the door to thousands of customized design and finish options reflecting a homeowner's individual style.
As a style and technology leader in door hardware, Schlage will showcase its innovative products at the show taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev., Jan. 19 – 21, 2016. Schlage will have a presence at Booth #C3532.
"At Schlage, we understand that personal style and innovation are constantly evolving, and we are dedicated to remaining on the forefront of those trends and advancements," said Steve Down, Allegion residential leader. "Our latest offerings provide builders, homeowners and residents with the latest in connected home technology as well as thousands of style possibilities to customize their spaces without sacrificing quality."
After launching at retail in November 2015, Schlage has announced new features for the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt that will be available later in 2016, including a Schlage Sense™ app for Apple Watch®, as well as the ability to support Android devices and additional connected-home products and ecosystems, giving homeowners more options and flexibility to control and monitor access to their homes.
The Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt—recently named an honoree in the Smart Home category for the CES 2016 Innovation Awards—is one of the strongest, most intelligent Bluetooth®-enabled locks on the market, with the highest industry rating for security and durability. It includes Schlage's patented and patent-pending technologies. Compatible with Apple HomeKit™, the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt allows users to control their door locks and easily manage access to their homes.
Apple HomeKit™ technology provides advanced security, with end-to-end encryption and authentication between the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt and an iPhone®, iPad® or iPod touch®, while also allowing consumers to talk to unlock their Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolts using Siri® voice control. When paired with an Apple TV® in the home, remote capabilities are also possible.
Schlage offers a variety of advanced keyless solutions for multi-family residents as well as homeowners, including the new Schlage Control™ Smart Locks with ENGAGE™ Technology. Specifically designed for multi-family properties, Schlage Control™ Smart Locks play a major role in providing access control for resident entrances, while reducing time on maintenance and overall property management costs.
With no-tour functionality and smart credentials that eliminate the need to manage keys, Schlage Control™ Smart Locks offer unparalleled convenience and efficiency for multi-family properties and building owners. Schlage Control™ Smart Locks are designed to work with third-party access control platforms, and are currently compatible with the CBORD and StratIS solutions. Schlage Control™ Smart Locks put multi-family residents in the driver's seat by allowing them to use both smart credentials and/or third-party access control apps on their smartphones.
Staying true to Schlage's dedication to creating quality products that complement consumers' personal tastes, the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt, Schlage Control™ Smart Locks and Schlage Connect™ are available in a variety of styles and finishes to fit each home and property's unique styling and design aesthetic.
The brand offers thousands of timeless door hardware combinations with unique designs and finishes that combine traditional, transitional and contemporary styles. Schlage's decorative hardware—including the Northbrook™ Lever, Upland™ Trim and Collins™ Trim—is designed to complement a homeowner's personal style and stand the test of time. The brand has also expanded its extensive finish offerings with the recent launch of Satin Brass and Polished Nickel. The Satin Brass finish is the epitome of modern elegance and is quickly becoming one of the most popular choices for the home as a modern upgrade to Bright Brass, while the Polished Nickel finish is a glamorous designer option with an adaptability that allows it to blend into nearly any décor without being overlooked.
Schlage products, including the new door hardware designs and finish offerings, are available in select stores nationally and online priced from $35.99. The Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt is currently available in the U.S. at select Lowe's and Home Depot stores, all Apple stores, and on HomeDepot.com, Lowes.com, Amazon.com, Build.com and Apple.com with a suggested retail price of $229.00. In Canada, the Schlage Sense™ Smart Deadbolt is also available in all Apple stores and online at Apple.com/ca and will be available in additional retailers nationally in early 2016.
Schlage Control™ Smart Locks are currently available through Allegion's commercial and multi-family distribution channel. For more information, visit www.Schlage.com/Control.
Allegion (NYSE: ALLE) is a global pioneer in safety and security, with leading brands like CISA®, Interflex®, LCN®, Schlage® and Von Duprin®. Focusing on security around the door and adjacent areas, Allegion produces a range of solutions for homes, businesses, schools and other institutions. Allegion is a $2 billion company, with products sold in almost 130 countries.
For more, visit www.allegion.com.
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