An easy way to beef up home security is to install a remote control keyless lock.
Top Remote Control Keyless Door Lock
The top remote control keyless lock is the Kwikset SmartCode 914 Keypad . This is the lock that works on voice command, and is intuitive to use. It has an excellent reputation, and works seamlessly with Amazon Echo devices.
Comes with Lock and Camera
The Kiwkset Smartcode 914 is a lock and camera combination package.
Pair it with an an Echo Show to view the locked door from any other room in the house.
For example, you can put the lock on the front door, aim the camera at the door, and put the Echo Show in the bedroom.
You now have control over the door from the bedroom.
Comes with Remote Speaker
You can give out unique codes to allow people access to your home. Let’s say you give one to the dog walker. As she comes in the door, you will see the movement on your Echo Show. You can now talk to her from your bedroom. “I’m upstairs, thanks for taking Muffin out.”
How to Use the Kiwset Lock as a Deadbolt
If you already have a deadbolt, replace it with this Kwikset lock.
If you don’t already have a deadbolt, install this lock as a new deadbolt.
With this setup you will be able to control the camera feed:
“Alexa, show me the front door.”
And control the lock status:
“Alexa, check the front door lock status.”
“Alexa, lock the front door.”
For this remote control lock to work in your home must have:
- batters for the lock
- a WiFi broadcast
- the door must be between 1-3/8″ and 2″ thick
- the camera requires an electrical outlet
The lock electronics are guaranteedfor one year. The finish and mechanical parts have a lifetime guarantee.
The Kwikset comes with an Amazon Cloud Cam camera. This camera shoots high definition 1080p of your entranceway. The works great in the dark and has two way audio.
Viewing the Camera Feed
View the camera live feed on any of these devices:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Amazon Fire Tablet
- Echo Show
- Android Phone
How to Buy the Kwikset Remote Control Keyless Lock
How to Buy Kwikset Lock Supporting Devices
Use these links to buy video and audio command centers for your Kwikset lock.
Show the camera live feed on any of these devices: