Leviton Achieves 20-Year Milestone in BUILDER Magazine Brand Use Study

Leviton has been named the brand most preferred for lighting controls and switches for the 20th consecutive year

MELVILLE, N.Y., March 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leviton is being recognized as the 'Brand Used Most' in the lighting controls and switches category by BUILDER magazine's 2017 Brand Use Study. Leviton has been the recipient of BUILDER's prestigious 'Brand Used Most' category for 20 consecutive years, also placing first in 2017 in the 'Brand Familiarity' and 'Brand Used in Past 2 Years' categories.

This recognition is a part of BUILDER's yearly, in-depth survey, sponsored by Hanley Wood, that studies how builders rate the products they are using in terms of quality, familiarity and opinion.

"Leviton is honored to be recognized by builders around the country as the most preferred brand for lighting controls and switches for the past two decades. Builder satisfaction is a priority at Leviton, and it's a pleasure to consistently receive an award that showcases this," said Jay Sherman, Director of Marketing, Residential. "We look forward to continuing to provide builders and other professionals with a brand that they know best and use most."

Leviton offers a wide variety of innovative lighting controls that combine contemporary design and state-of-the-art technology. These include universal dimmers, fan speed controls, occupancy sensors, timer switches and more; many of which can now be controlled via smartphone app or tablet for added convenience. Leviton lighting controls provide precise, dependable control and complement any residential or commercial application, while offering the potential for significant energy savings.

Additional results from this year's 2017 study are available in BUILDER's April issue in print and online.

About Leviton Residential

Leviton residential products are the brand most preferred by builders and electrical contractors. Leviton's award winning lighting controls, wiring devices and home automation products help electrical industry professionals and homeowners create smart living environments that deliver energy savings, convenience, reliability and safety. Learn more at www.leviton.com/residential.

About Leviton

Leviton is the smart choice, delivering the most comprehensive range of solutions to meet the needs of today's residential, commercial and industrial customers in more than 90 countries across the globe. From simple switches and receptacles, to networking systems and smart home automation, Leviton exceeds market needs by delivering innovative products to create sustainable, intelligent environments through its electrical wiring devices, network and data center connectivity solutions, LED lighting and lighting energy management systems, and security and automation applications. For Leviton, it is clear the FUTURE IS ON. For more information, visit www.leviton.com, www.facebook.com/leviton, www.twitter.com/leviton or www.youtube.com/Levitonmfg.

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