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Andrew Hoover

My Home Automation Project - 2 Years In


So, I have two years of projects and ideas behind me. With all of the fits and starts, labored undertakings and successes and failures, what does the next year hold?

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Guest — EShine
thanks for sharing but i need to know this things taken a two year for working
Thursday, 27 August 2020 08:15
Andrew Hoover
Thanks for your question. No, it doesn't take two years to add smart switches, bulbs and a hub. If you go the consumer route (buyi... Read More
Thursday, 27 August 2020 14:20
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Andrew Hoover

Choosing a Home Automation Hub - How Hard Could it Be?


As I mentioned in the introduction article of this series, there isn't a standard yet for smart home devices to talk to each other. However, the advertising and hype sure makes smart homes look like an easy care free way of life. Well, it isn't. If someone is telling you it is, beware! Snake oil will soon follow!

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