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Summer Smart Thermostat Fail

This week our temperatures soared up to the 100s, and at some point, the fan on the outside air conditioner unit failed.  As the temperature kept rising outside it got more and more miserable...

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Smart Home Safety with Nest Protect

This post originally appeared on Powers Automation – Smart Home Gurus. We are mostly DIY here at AppMyHome, but check out Powers if you are interested in help installing your Nests and other smart home products. ...

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A Mother for our Smart Home

Have you ever wished that your mother still lived with you, to remind you to get enough sleep, drink enough water, and take your medicine? Now she can. Sen.se provides a small, white, slightly...

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Wink Hub Goes Down

Yesterday Wink had a major meltdown and ours was one of the many hubs impacted. There has been a lot of coverage in the press so we won’t go into the details here, evidently...

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Smart Irrigation with the Rachio Iro

We have been in the market for a smart irrigation solution for our yard and garden for some time. We are in a gated community that provides our front yard maintenance and when we planned...

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Detecting Water Leaks with Iris

A few weeks ago our garbage disposal had a meltdown. We use it a lot and it had been struggling for some time, but it wasn’t until we needed something under the sink that...