Shaun Ellis from Smarter Home of the Carolinas has done a write-up on a really overlooked facet of smart home – landscape lighting!
Turn Something On Based on Temperature
Have you ever wished a fan would automatically come on when the temperature went up?
Cigars in the Age of Smart Home
Cigar aficionados will tell you that you don’t want to expose your cigars to fluctuations of humidity and temperature.
What To Do With Trimmed LED Strip Sections – Shelly RGBW2!
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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How To Add Shelly Modules to Hubitat
Last week, Hubitat updated their platform to version 2.2.0 which allows native integration for Shelly relays and dimmers!
How Can A Dumb Floodlight Assist Smart Home Security?
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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Automate The Odd Things
Another stubbed toe, another problem solved with a Shelly smart home product – the Shelly button.
Night Mode – Shelly Dimmer
Today, I’m installing a Shelly Dimmer to show how easy it is to set up the module and enable Night Mode!
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Shelly 1 Garage Door Opener, The Easy Way Or The Fun Way
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.
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Smart Independent Receptacles with Shelly 2.5
Last week, I placed my first order from https://shopusa.shelly.cloud/ and today, I did a fun “quarantine project,” setting up independent receptacles on an electrical outlet in my den. The best part? I finished the project in less than 20 minutes!
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