Category: monitoring at home

Today switches can be touched remotely and thermometers send numbers over any distance.. When things are so easily connected we can know what’s happening around the home, save energy and gain reassurance.

Almost everything here, in this local Internet of Things, is connected by ‘Home Assistant’ running on a Raspberry Pi. The clever stuff is done by configuring Home Assistant as explained throughout.

T4EU1C and Home Assistant

a 3-gang wall switch for your home automation – using eWelink, T4EU1C and Home Assistant I got to a point where I had plenty of ‘smart’ lights and gadgets but few switches. But then...

best uses for a smart socket

smart sockets have uses. A smart socket adds a little cleverness to a table lamp or electric heater. The printer upstairs takes five minutes to warm up so switching it on by remote control...