Adding a execution delay to a Homey Flow action card seems to be impossible, as there is no action card available with this functionality. It is easy to implement if you know where to look for this functionality as it is a little bit hidden.
Homey Pro error “rate_limited” when sending push notifications
Jan-Willem8 Jan 2022 Homey, Error message, Knowledge base 0 Comments
What is the cause of the rate_limited error displayed when sending push notifications with Homey and what (or not) can you do about it.
The Athom Homey Pro, the best flexible home automation solution
Jan-Willem31 Dec 2021 Homey 0 Comments
The Athom Homey Pro is a home automation controller manufactured by Athom B.V. based in The Netherlands to setup a smart home. It is the base station for your smart home to control devices and collect data from them (for example temperature or energy consumption). It is available as a standard model, Homey, and as Homey Pro. Homey manages 7 communication protocols such as for example Z-wave, Zigbee, infrared and wireless.
This makes it possible to connect some 50000 devices from approximately 1000 brands. It can be accessed via iOS and Android mobile apps or via your internet browser to control devices directly, define rule based scenarios to steer devices and insight in your energy consumption and sensor data.
How to control Homeseer devices with Homey?
Jan-Willem12 Feb 2022 Homey Flow, Hints and tips, Knowledge base, Homeseer, Homey 0 Comments
Devices within the domotica software Homeseer can be controlled by Homey Pro, for example via Homey Flows. Remote control of Homeseer devices is done by making use of the JSON standard, a standardised text based data interchange format that uses human readable text to store and transmit data. Controlling Homeseer devices with Homey is not complicated.
How to create Homey flows to steer IKEA Fyrtur roller blinds
Jan-Willem22 Jan 2022 Homey Flow, House, Room, Landing first floor 0 Comments
Homey Pro can be used to automatically roll down or up Ikea Fyrtur roller blinds at sunset/sunrise by making use of Homey Flows.
IKEA Fyrtur Block-out roller blind
Jan-Willem27 Mar 2021 House, Room, Landing first floor, Upcoming project, Homey Flow 0 Comments
Ikea curtain automatic up/down based on sun rise test install distance of contact to homey no remote or amplifier used flow what did work/not work FYRTUR Block-out roller blind, wireless/battery-operated grey80x195 cm Block-out blinds blocks light from shining through and completely darkens your room.The blind comes prepaired with the remote control and the signal repeater. For the blinds wireless functions to work, the signal repeater (included in the package) needs to be plugged in to...
Better integration with Google Home speech
Jan-Willem13 Mar 2021 Homey 0 Comments
Google Nest Hub and a Google Mini can be used to give voice commands to initiate actions.
In this project I will investigate the possibilities of Google Home combined with our Homey Pro to maximise the use of voice commands to control our smart home.
How to monitor water consumption via Homey
Jan-Willem7 Mar 2021 Hall, Homey 0 Comments
Monitori water consumption of our analog Elster V200 water meter via Homey involved some puzzling to find the right equipment to fetch the pulses from the water meter and make them available in Homey. I decided to go for:
– Elster Falcon PR6 pulse reading module
– Youless Energy monitor LS120
It provides us now water consumption charts, waterflow charts and Homey flow possibilities to initiate actions. This article describes my journey to get the water consumption monitored via Homey.