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re: Best SmartHub For House? - mctiger1985
Walmart has a 90 day return. You paid about $20 a switch? Probably not worth it to bother with ebay. ...
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re: Best SmartHub For House? - mctiger1985
[quote] ST has the ability for you to write your own code to do basically anything you want and create apps and routines that you normally couldnt do.[/quote] This is what made me give Smartthings a go. I needed to make the hall light perform different functions at different times, and it took way ...
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re: Best SmartHub For House? - mctiger1985
I just caved in and bought Smartthings starter kit on Target. Looks like I'm a 2 3 hub house now :spank:...
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re: Best SmartHub For House? - mctiger1985
[link=(https://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/tech/official-wink-hub-home-automation-thread/53853959/)]wink thread [/link] Good luck finding anything in that massive thread...
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re: Winter thread: 3.5" officially in BR on the 8th day of meteorological winter!! - mctiger1985
Yay snow [url=https://ibb.co/n0p9vG][img]https://preview.ibb.co/kKWdpb/IMG_20171208_090439.jpg[/img][/url]...
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re: Shortage of information re: "Smart Home" stuff - mctiger1985
The Wink Users Group on Facebook is fairly active if you have that. ...
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re: Google Home Mini is currently $29.99.. - mctiger1985
Walmart still has ones with a $25 google Express promotion. ...
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re: Roku sales - mctiger1985
[link=(https://brickseek.com/walmart-inventory-checker?sku=50785112)]roku stick[/link]...
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re: Roku sales - mctiger1985
[link=(https://brickseek.com/walmart-inventory-checker?sku=54649026)]check. brickseek. [/link] Walmart recently clearanced out the older models. You can search for various roku models on the inventory checker...
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re: Dome HA motion sensors - Great Deal - mctiger1985
[quote]How does it turn lights on? [/quote] Well, you have to have a home automation hub and compatible switch. ...
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re: Dome HA motion sensors - Great Deal - mctiger1985
I haven't actually tried the GE ones yet, but those have a 4 minute reset before motion is detected again. These detect every second which allows for more flexibility on what you can do...
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Dome HA motion sensors - Great Deal - mctiger1985
[link=(https://domeha.com/z-wave-motion-sensor-3-pack)]Dome Motion 3 pack[/link] Comes to $72 after cybermonday40 code These are great z-wave motion sensors. ...
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re: Those of you who have bought LED T8s to replace flourescent tubes...UPDATE: DONE! - mctiger1985
Well, that wasn't bad at all...besides the one keystone I broke. Right now 3 working leds are much brighter than the 4 T12s. Debating if I need to even worry about the 4th bulb. For once, CAD gets something right :cheers:...
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re: Those of you who have bought LED T8s to replace flourescent tubes...UPDATE: DONE! - mctiger1985
So bought some of these today. My lights are currently T12 but they say there is no difference between T8 and T12 when the ballast is removed, so figured I'd give them a shot They also say not to remove the connections from the keystones, but to cut the wires and connect them. Did read about needing...
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re: Latest iOS update is killing my 6s battery - mctiger1985
I am when I use certain apps. It seems they are not being stopped properly when no longer in use. What apps are draining your battery? ...
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re: Official WINK HUB Home Automation thread - mctiger1985
Why August instead of Schlage?...
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re: Official WINK HUB Home Automation thread - mctiger1985
I still have a few trippers and outlinks around. Don't have too much trouble with those. If you can get me a list with prices, I can post on the FB group...or buy some myself...
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re: Official WINK HUB Home Automation thread - mctiger1985
Stayed at the Wynn Las Vegas last week. Was impressed by their automation. All lights, blinds, and shears were automated. First time Ive seen that outside of my house...
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re: Official WINK HUB Home Automation thread - mctiger1985
[quote] I have a gen1 Wink hub but I'd also need to add a Hue hub too, correct? That's not ideal. Are their any ambient lights for behind the TV that are wink compatible out of the box? [/quote] Sylvania Lightify has a RGBW lightstrip that works directly with Wink...
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re: Ring, Ring Pro or wait for the Nest Doorbell? - mctiger1985
Get the Pro over the original. Maybe Ring 2,but not the $99 one...
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