Let there be light! …when there’s motion

The usual way of operating the lights in your home today is that when you step into a room you turn the lights on by pressing a switch (usually a wall switch) and you turn them off when you leave … Continue reading

A simple home security system with Domoticz and the Fibaro motion (multi) sensor

The Domoticz home automation software contains, among many other nice features, complete support for a home security system. Any security system consists of five main component types: Sensors to detect intrusion Cameras to record the unwanted events Sirens to sound the … Continue reading

Using the Milight / LimitlessLED / EasyBulb wireless smart LED lights with Domoticz

In the past we have talked about how you can control the MiLight / LimitlessLED / EasyBulb wireless LED bulbs using a Raspberry Pi and a command line utility. The details can be found in this article. We have also examined the very … Continue reading

Configuring the MiLight/LimitlessLED/EasyBulb wireless bridge

 We have seen in a previous article how nice it is to control the lights in your home using the Raspberry Pi and MiLight/LimitlessLED/EasyBulb Wi-Fi enabled LED bulbs. We have also seen how you can do some automation, like replacing your alarm … Continue reading

Wake up gently to gradually increasing light

The problem Don’t you just hate it when you’re in a deep, relaxing sleep, dreaming of beautiful things… resting… not even remotely close to waking up… and then suddenly, without any preparation or warning, the alarm clock (or phone or … Continue reading