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Home Automation Tips & Tricks #4 – Notifications

Beep, Beep Beep – do you have fantom notification syndrome, you know the feeling that something is buzzing in your pocket and your phone is nowhere near? One of the first things you will do with Home Automation is setup notifications for your IoT smart home devices, some times so […]

Smart Home Lighting & Automation in 2018

One of the simplest ways to get started with home automation is with lighting scenes.  This is often the most asked about thing because it solves common issues we deal with everyday.  We have all come home to a dark house and stumbled around to find the lights!  Or, how […]

OK Google, Open my Garage!

“OK, Google, can you please open my Garage door” . “Open Sesame” You can do it too, and for a nerd stunt, the kids seem to think its pretty cool!  And yes, you can control it from your phone, and / or your Google Home! So, I did this one […]