Tag: Home Assistant

How to Configure Home Assistant Energy Dashboard

How to Configure Home Assistant Energy Dashboard

When Home Assistant released the Energy dashboard, I was SUPER excited to set it up. I had Tesla Solar Panels and a Powerwall Gen 2 ... Read More

Wink is Garbage

Wink is Garbage

I've posted before about the changes Wink forced on their user base post-purchase and the time has finally come to ditch the product altogether. With ... Read More

Choose Local Control for IOT when you can

Choose Local Control for IOT when you can

HiveHome shuts down server infrastructure This month, I received an email from HiveHome stating that on November 30th of this year (2021), my IOT devices ... Read More

Home Assistant Pet Automation Example

Home Assistant Pet Automation Example

This week, I had the opportunity to showcase a super cool automation that I ran across on our Home Automation Facebook Group. Zerath posted their ... Read More

Home Assistant IOS Actionable Notifications Example

Home Assistant IOS Actionable Notifications Example

Here is a fun little project I put together when I realized that Home Assistant could trigger the lost remote function on my Roku. This ... Read More