Leviton recently announced it has joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Partner Program in an effort to streamline the process of specifying its products for residential applications. The Little Neck, N.Y.-based manufacturer is the first member company of the program.

Systems designers can use the D-Tools System Integrator program to design and lay out wiring and communications schemes via graphic icons and drag-and-drop menus. It also makes it easier for installers to sell upgrade packages in new construction and retrofit situations.

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