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!
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Have you ever wished a fan would automatically come on when the temperature went up?
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A regular question people ask is how to edit or remove a room in the Shelly app, or how to move a device to a new room. It’s pretty easy!
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Cigar aficionados will tell you that you don’t want to expose your cigars to fluctuations of humidity and temperature.
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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!”
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If your sprinklers run on a standard 110v or 220v irrigation timer with a three way toggle switch, you can automate your system in less than 10 minutes. The caveat? If your timer isn’t installed in a PVC box, you need STRONG Wi-Fi.
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Last week, Hubitat updated their platform to version 2.2.0 which allows native integration for Shelly relays and dimmers!
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It seems that everybody is still in love with SmartThings, especially WebCore. One question I get every day is “can I use Shelly with SmartThings?” You bet your sweet Wi-Fi you can! Shelly products now have an official integration in SmartThings and it couldn’t be easier to set everything up!
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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?
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Using a Shelly module and DDD (Direct Device to Device communication), you can use one device to turn on another or a whole chain of others.
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