Get Creative! The Most Interesting Doorbell Ideas…Ever

Carlon RC3610-SERIES Wireless Chimes You Can Wallpaper and Decorate

Get Creative! The Most Interesting Doorbell Ideas…Ever

Problem-Solving Doorbells: Beautiful Form and Reliable Function – in One

How would you like to have the most creative, useful and interesting doorbell on the block? Creative doorbells with innovative and practical features really allow homeowners and business people to create an image or express their personality. Your visitors, relatives, customers, delivery people and more will be charmed or intrigued by your doorbell if you choose one of the following types. If you’d like your doorbell to set a mood, reflect your personal brand, show elegance and sophistication or whimsy, be remembered and even become a conversation piece – read on for some original doorbell ideas.
1800Doorbell’s combination of technology and style make doorbells with advanced features – that also look good. 1800Doorbell provides the best of both worlds for our customers. We combine form and function by selling doorbell kits comprised of the best-in-industry doorbell technology combined with designer decor options. Until now, it has been difficult to get a good-looking wireless doorbell that is also dependable and fully featured.
Most wireless doorbells are ‘plain Jane’ looking because of the nature of wireless transmission. Metal, ceramics, or other more decorative material can cut down on the transmission range. So the doorbells that work the best and are simple to install, are typically not so creative looking. If you choose a more interesting looking or decorative doorbell, you often have to settle for a more difficult to install wired model or a not-so-reliable wireless.
Creative doorbell designs, however, often suffer in the function/reliability department. The doorbell brand Craftmade’s strength is in their design – their doorbells include a wide variety of nicely crafted, good looking wireless door chimes including decorative wall or door-mounted covers and pushbuttons. Craftmade offers excellent creative decor options and while their electronics work well, there are other doorbells with even better performance, such as from Carlon. The decorative nature of Craftmade’s wireless chime cabinets also tend to cut down on their effective transmission range.
Now, thanks to, you no longer need to choose between looks and reliability!

Customizable DIY Doorbell: Cabinets that You Can Paint

RC3610 Wireless Door Chime Kit You Can Wall Paper PKG

RC3610 Wireless Door Chime Kit You Can Wall Paper PKG

DIY Doorbell: Wallpaper Your Doorbell Cabinet

Creative Uses for Versatile Doorbell Components

If any of the following problems sound familiar, let us help you plan a doorbell setup to fit your unique needs!

Get Creative! The Most Interesting Doorbell Ideas…EverDoorbell Buzzers: To Call Out the Bears

WDK-ERA-KIT-BUZZ Warehouse Chime Kit with Loud Add-On Options

WDK-ERA-KIT-BUZZ Warehouse Chime Kit with Loud Add-On Options

PROBLEM: Zoo doorbell needed for bear training! A customer from a zoo wanted to train the polar bears to come out into public view in their exhibit area at the sound of a buzzer.

This customer used the LH-2500 long-range wireless doorbell kit, with the DH920 buzzer wired into the ‘C’ relays on back of the receiver. The push button was mounted outside the cage. The buzzer receiver was placed inside the cage. When pushed, the push button triggered a wireless signal sent to the receiver, activating the buzzer sound.

Driveway Alarms: Help to Protect Your Property Fence Line – and Your Cattle

Driveway Informer Di2000s A V 6 1 1

Driveway Informer Di2000s A V 6 1 1

PROBLEM: Darned cows breaking through the fence line and wandering off!

  • 1800DOORBELL SOLUTION: The rancher used the Di2000S-A Driveway Informer at each corner of the fence line where his cows were kept. When wandering cows passed the fence line, the driveway alarm receiver triggered to warn the ranch hands. No more lost cows!


Entrance Alerts: Help Protect a Family Member with Dementia


  • PROBLEM: Dad keeps wandering off in the night. A woman had an elderly parent (father) with dementia living with her family. Believe it or not, her dad opened his window one night and crawled out in his pajamas. The next morning the police called from a nearby city. Apparently Dad had walked miles to a train station and was trying to go somewhere.
  • 1800DOORBELL SOLUTION: The LRA-C1000 Long Range Entry Alert w/ Strobe – in this case used as an EXIT alert. The alert device was installed over the door of the elderly dad’s bedroom and exterior windows. If the windows were opened, a chime sound would generate from the receiver, alerting the family that Dad is taking a midnight stroll – giving the family time to head him off and keep him safe.

Special Doorbells for Special Needs

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When you need a creative and interesting doorbell for a unique purpose, contact us at Browse our site for ideas or give us a call for some creative brainstorming! We will help you find the doorbell or driveway alarm you need. Call us today!]]>

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