Tag: YAML

How to configure Garadget for LOCAL MQTT Only

How to configure Garadget for LOCAL MQTT Only

I've had this TODO item on my list since September 27th 2019 when Garadget released firmware version 1.20. Reconfigure the two Garadget Garage Door openers ... Read More

Save Money with Home Assistant and Nest – An Automation Example

Save Money with Home Assistant and Nest – An Automation Example

Sometime around Home Assistant Release 0.96, my favorite Nest automation broke.  The automation, which saved me tons of money, would turn off the first floor ... Read More

How to Enable the Home Assistant System Health Component

How to Enable the Home Assistant System Health Component

This is a bite sized Home Automation post.  Some basic housekeeping I needed to do on my own system.  Today I finally enabled the System ... Read More

Swapping Etekcity RF outlets to Tuya Wi-Fi switch outlets

Swapping Etekcity RF outlets to Tuya Wi-Fi switch outlets

My Broadcom RM Pro Hub finally died this week.  The hub was in service for about 2 or 3 years  and was used exclusively to ... Read More

How to Add Philips Hue Hub to Home Assistant (and clean your YAML)

How to Add Philips Hue Hub to Home Assistant (and clean your YAML)

I think this post and video are kind of like maintenance posts for Home Assistant.   The Phillips Hue component and integration have been around since ... Read More