Tag: home automation ideas

How to Enable Alexa Guard Mode via Home Assistant using Presence Detection

How to Enable Alexa Guard Mode via Home Assistant using Presence Detection

Amazon Alexa Guard needs Presence detection. Having to say "I'm home" or "I'm leaving" is an annoying way to arm/disarm such a helpful feature like ... Read More

Solar Powered Water Fountain with LED lights

Solar Powered Water Fountain with LED lights

This weekend, I tried out a new Solar Powered Water Fountain with LED lights. This product is from OKMEE and can be used for Bird ... Read More

Five Home Assistant Tips with the SuburbanNerd

Five Home Assistant Tips with the SuburbanNerd

Today, we collaborated with @SuburbanNerd to bring his Top 5 tips for getting the most out of Home Assistant. This is part of his Home ... Read More

Solar Powered Motion Activated Palm Tree Lights!

Solar Powered Motion Activated Palm Tree Lights!

This weekend, I was able to unbox and review some fantastic Solar Motion Spotlights! They come in a 2 pack and I had plans to ... Read More

My Home Assistant Vacuum Automation! Rescue Me Mode!

My Home Assistant Vacuum Automation! Rescue Me Mode!

This weekend, I finished up a project giving my Neato D7 Robot vacuum a voice in the house to alert us when it gets stuck. ... Read More