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Author Archives: Liz Lichtenberger

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Last month, at the 2019 National Hardware Show®, industry speakers shared the latest in company structures, while panelists discussed the latest in retail trends. New products were on display in the Inventors Spotlight and New Product areas of the show. ... Read More »

Restoration & Recovery

Emergency Preparedness was a featured area at the 2019 National Hardware Show® and has long been a large category in the industry. Home improvement stores are go-to locations for homeowners preparing for bad weather or recovering from a disaster. The ... Read More »

Matte Black Takeover

There are few areas of the home that haven’t been touched by the color black. From windows and flooring to appliances and lighting, designers and manufacturers have included black options in every accent and focus piece available for the home. ... Read More »

Motion-Sensing LED Light

Get light when and where it’s needed, without the hassle of a switch. This 10-watt, 600-lumen product can be hardwired into rooms where a motion sensor would be ideal, such as closets or pantries. The auto-shut off activates approximately 30 ... Read More »

Smart Lock

Facial recognition comes to smart home security in this product from ECOXGEAR/Grace Digital. Available in bronze or stainless finish, the EcoConnect Home Smart Lock is weather-resistant, and easy-to-install. Unlocks with a second facial recognition, or can be unlocked with RFID ... Read More »

Cabinet Protection

Kitchen and bathroom cabinets are expensive, so why not help protect them from everyday wear-and-tear? The Cabinet Hero is a product meant to protect cabinet doors and drawers from damage brought on by daily usage, such as chipping, spills and ... Read More »

Backlit House Address Plaque

Being able to quickly identify the correct house is critical for first responders, and illuminated house numbers go a long way to assisting proper location identification. This easy-to-install, hardwired plaque is rust-resistant, and is available in two sizes. The daylight ... Read More »

High-Illumination Flashlight

Flashlights with high illumination are one of the main tools consumers want in an emergency, and the Angle Bright delivers, with 180 degrees of bright, LED light. Additionally, this product also features a highly audible, 100-decibel alarm, which can help ... Read More »