Blog

Below are all my blog entries about everything related to Domotica, im trying to write a post about every new addition to my system as long as it's newsworthy.

From DIY system to Home Assistant

25 September 2020 In the last couple of weeks I made the decision to go from a DIY system to Home Assistant!Because my main system had crashed and it would take some time to rebuild it, i decided to switch to Home assistant. Because of my personal life I don't ha... read more

Using a reed switch as an independant Sonoff Basic doorsensor

17 December 2017 Today I finally fount the time to upgrade my Sonoff Basic workbench light switch with a reed switch, I used this Sonoff module because its allready next to the backdoor, so I didn't have to use a dedicated Sonoff Basic just for the backdoor sensor.... read more

Sonoff Touch EU single switch

23 September 2017 Yesterday i received my second Sonoff device, the Sonoff Touch EU with a single switch. Today I immediatly flashed the device so now its loaded with the Tasmota software and i can integrate it with my domotica software. I tried to use the same flash... read more

Working with the Sonoff Basic WiFi Smart Switch

05 September 2017 - read more

Tablet user interface

05 July 2017 I've been working on a user interface for my tablet so i can control and check most important functions such as my lights and camera's. Im not finished, still need to add some additional data. When i'm finished with the tablet interface, i'm going t... read more

Extra Infrared light for my backgarden camera

01 July 2017 Yesterday i installed an extra Infrared light to help my backgarden camera take snapshots at night. I bought a Hobovisin with 4 infrared leds, but any other infrared light should work. Cheapest I could find was at Aliexpress for 8.33 euro, and recei... read more