diyAutomate is resource dedicated to automation for the home hobbyist. The goal is to provide project based tutorials, reviews, and discussions. These tutorials are based on an evolving architecture.
Using Dynamic DNS in Your Home Automation Architecture Using Duck DNS.
Dynamic DNS allows you to convert your dynamic internet address (givin to you by your internet provider) into something that seems static.
Securing Home Assistant with Lets Encrypt SSL, Complex Passwords, and IP Banning
Secure your internet facing Home Assistant Server with strong passwords, SSL Encryption, and IP Banning
Home Assistant For Beginners Part 4: Groups, Views, and Icons
In our fourth Home Assistant for Beginners videos we cover Groups, Views, and Icons. This allows us to keep our Home Assistant interface clean and responsive to user needs. This is a continuation of the diyAutomate Home Assistant for Beginners series. The entire series can be found here: https://goo.gl/BBTg9x Full Blog posts on … Continue reading Home Assistant For Beginners Part 4: Groups, Views, and Icons
Home Assistant For Beginners Part Three: Entities and Customizations
This time we will cover the very basics of Home Assistant entities (addressable objects like lights, group, speakers…).