Nortek Security & Control Releases Innovative Safety Technology: Stove & Grill Guard

CARLSBAD, Calif., Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Nortek Security & Control LLC, a global leader in the security, smart home automation, access control and personal digital health markets, today introduced Stove & Grill Guard, the newest addition to the 2GIG Security offering. Stove & Grill Guard provides an alert when a grill or stove knob is turned from the "off" position, sending a notification to the homeowner's security & control panel and/or smart phone via interactive service provider.

The 2GIG Stove & Grill Guard product is the first of its kind to market in the security industry and provides effective awareness of burners that have been left on accidentally, whether after cleaning, cooking, or socializing. It gives families peace of mind when seniors are using a stove or grill because they are notified immediately of anything left on. The user can also modify the time from once a burner has been turned on to when the notification will be sent. Slim and sleek (2.2" diameter, 0.21" thickness), the Stove & Grill Guard sensor attaches easily to most common grill or stove knobs. The product is water resistant for use both indoors and outdoors. With patent-pending highly sensitive alarm circuit technology, false negatives are minimized.

"Stove & Grill Guard offers opportunities for dealers and integrators to provide added value to their customers, and in a part of the home not previously associated with smart technology," says Jim Poder, VP of Product Development at Nortek Security & Control. "Connected appliances have been traditionally centered around convenience, but this gives dealers the ability to provide their customers with added peace of mind and safety. Stove & Grill Guard also opens the door to a new world of senior living and aging-in-place services, providing protection for property and occupants, and peace of mind for caregivers and family members."

For more information or to see the flagship 2GIG security and control family of products, please visit the Nortek Security & Control booth during CES® 2018, located in the Sands, Hall A, booth #40921, or visit:

Nortek Security & Control LLC
Nortek Security & Control LLC (NSC) is a global leader in smart connected devices and systems for residential, security, access control, AV distribution and digital health markets. NSC has deployed more than 4 million connected systems and over 20 million security and home control sensors and peripherals. Through its family of brands including 2GIG®, ELAN®, GoControl®, Linear®, Mighty Mule® and Numera®, NSC designs solutions for national telecoms, big box retailers, OEM partners, service providers, security dealers, technology integrators and consumers. Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, NSC is a subsidiary of Melrose Industries PLC, a global investment company specializing in acquisition and performance improvement. With over 50 years of innovation, NSC is dedicated to addressing the lifestyle and business needs of millions of customers every day. For further information, visit

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