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The Best of the Home Automation Hubs

Updated for 2018 “All generalizations are false, including this one.” – Mark Twain Whether you call these devices controllers, smart home hubs, bridges, or gateways, user requirements are unique, and with the possible exception of tube socks, there is no single one-size fits all product for everyone. This article examines a wide variety of features […]

HomeSeer HS-WD200+ & HS-WS200+ Dimmer, Switch Review and SmartThings Device

HS-WD200+ Z-Wave In-Wall Switch/Dimmer by HomeSeer Price: [amazon_link asins=’B079F38TPF’ template=’PriceLink’ store=’darwcom-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’4c4ba233-28a5-11e8-b5de-4baef2e48575′] HS-WD200+ Z-Wave In-Wall Switch/Dimmer by HomeSeer Price: [amazon_link asins=’B079F5W7V6′ template=’PriceLink’ store=’darwcom-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’96d3fca1-28a5-11e8-a67e-5163bed9a305′] Opportunities abound for smart switch innovation – considering their convenient location options in every home and easy access to power. I’m not sure why other companies have failed to […]

HomeSeer HS-WS100+ & HS-WD100+ Review and SmartThings Device Handlers

This is a review of the 100+ series wall switch and dimmer from HomeSeer. For a review of HomeSeer’s latest 200+ series switch and dimmer, please see: HomeSeer HS-WS200+ & HS-WD200+ Review and SmartThings Device Handlers.   Originally Published: 8 April 2016 Initial Impressions HS-WD100+ Z-Wave In-Wall Switch/Dimmer by HomeSeer Price: $45 HS-WS100+ Z-Wave […]