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At the beginning there was nothing. I mean nothing smart in my rental apartment. The first device in my setup was Sonoff Basic WiFi relay. Unfortunately, I don't remember what I was controlling with...

Home Assistant 0.115 got an ability to use variables in automation and scripts. You can declate variables even using templates and use them across the script or automation. Here is an example from rel...

The last thing you want to see setting up your smart home with Home Assistant is definitely huge amount of hubs and separate accounts. But we have some good sensors and switches from Xiaomi in other h...

So I have several Xiaomi Aqara buttons. Today I want to explain how to use this button as a smart doorbell that will play sound to your Google Home device through Home Assistant.

All my Aqara ZigBee...