Tag: iot

Home AssistantNode-RedSmart Home

Going Further with Home Automations in Node-Red

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In my last post¬†about using Node-Red to make automations with Home Assistant, I showed some very simple flows for turning lights on and off. While it …

ConfigHome AssistantSmart HomeUseful Sensor

Useful Sensor: Motion Last Seen & Meta Motion Sensor

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  You know what’s great about motion sensors? They are very, very cheap to build yourself. All it takes is an esp8266 module like the Wemos …


Favorite ESP8266 Internet of Things Projects

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So many good uses for these chips, here are a few I’ve made and some I still intend to. ESP Easy¬†– by far the easiest way …

HardwareSmart Home

My Smart Home: Hardware List

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An ongoing list of all the hardware I’ve gradually acquired. Links are to Amazon, but if you are patient most things can be imported from China …