Shaun Ellis from Smarter Home of the Carolinas has done a write-up on a really overlooked facet of smart home – landscape lighting!
The first rule of smart home is products should be invisible, meaning that your family doesn’t notice an unusual appearance or behavior of a device. Shelly Vintage smashes that rule – it’s made to be seen!
Continue reading “Shelly Vintage G40 – A Gorgeous Smart Bulb”
Have you ever wished a fan would automatically come on when the temperature went up?
Cigar aficionados will tell you that you don’t want to expose your cigars to fluctuations of humidity and temperature.
One of the complaints I always hear is how so much of LED strips are wasted when cut down to size. My reply is always “Not so!”
Continue reading “What To Do With Trimmed LED Strip Sections – Shelly RGBW2!”
Last week, Hubitat updated their platform to version 2.2.0 which allows native integration for Shelly relays and dimmers!
You’re sitting on your sofa, watching Arnold figure out what Willis is talking about. Meanwhile, in your back yard, your floodlights turn on because someone is sneaking around back there. Do you even know?
Another stubbed toe, another problem solved with a Shelly smart home product – the Shelly button.
Today, I’m installing a Shelly Dimmer to show how easy it is to set up the module and enable Night Mode!
Continue reading “Night Mode – Shelly Dimmer”
Thanks to the plague of 2020, we’re all looking for interesting ways to pass the time – I’m no exception. Today, I started a fun project that combines low voltage, a Shelly 1, and my garage door. Depending on the kind of garage door opener you have, this project can be REALLY easy or it can be a little harder, but it isn’t out of anybody’s reach.