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Best Smart Locks for Vacation Rentals

The use of smart locks for vacation rentals like Airbnb, Vrbo, and HomeAway has seen a substantial increase in numbers. They make the rentals easy to manage, secure, and gives upmarket tech feel. In a recent survey, the hosts of the rental properties felt that the smart home devices provide an edge and unique value to […]

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Alexa compatible Smart Locks

Looking for Alexa compatible smart locks? Well, it is difficult to imagine a smart home door lock that cannot take voice command. It is convenient and fun to command Alexa to close the front door. Smart home devices are gaining popularity in our homes. Choosing the right smart home device is the key to proper […]

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Best Smart Locks that Work with Ring

There are limited smart locks that are compatible with Ring alarm and a video doorbell. If you already own a Ring product and planning to install a smart lock. Opt for a smart lock that works with Ring alarm. The integration of smart lock with Ring alarm comes at no extra cost. All you need […]

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Best Smart Door Lock with Handle

You are looking for a smart lock and the common assumption is you are looking for a smart lock deadbolt. But there are many people who prefer door handle or lever instead of a deadbolt  To sort out the confusion, we have reviewed the best smart door locks with handle. Here are the reviews of […]

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Sliding Door Smart Lock

Sliding door smart lock has a good demand among the consumer with home automation. This segment of the patio door smart lock has not seen the innovation expected. Most of the solutions fall into DIY smart locks. The sliding doors lack standard compliance and hence most manufactured are not ready to invest in this segment. […]

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Schlage Encode Smart WiFi Deadbolt Review

Highlights Inbuilt WiFi. Supports voice commands through Google Assistant and Alexa. Built-in Alarm in case of an attempt to a security breach. Low battery indicator. Designed for standard doors between 1-3/8 inches to 1-3/4 inches thickness. 3-years electronic warranty and lifetime mechanical/finish warranty. Certified Commercial Grade 1. ADA compliant. 100 code capacity plus two-preset unique […]

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August Wi-Fi Smart Lock Review

Things are changing and directing towards a new change with the launch of August Wi-Fi Smart Lock. Launched on 12th April 2020, we are among the first to share the August Wi-Fi Smart Lock review. It might be a little confusing for you if you are familiar with August locks.  Its name, as well as features, […]

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How do Smart Locks work?

Understanding how do smart locks work can be a complex phenomenon if you are comparing it with a dumb traditional lock with key. A smart lock is simply a traditional lock with connectivity options and extra security features using wireless encryption methods. Smart locks probably may not be extra ( or less ) secure than […]

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Are Smart Locks safe and secure or hackable?

Evolution of Smart Locks Somewhere in the middle of 2013, the sale for smart locks started picking up and had a steady but not so great growth in sales till 2016. With IoT making steady progress and acceptance of smart locks led to growth and innovation. Starting for the middle of 2016, the growth sales […]