Articles I Like

I have a post to collect the quotes I like and want articles to have their own designation. Let me be clear, these articles were NOT written by me but by others and they deserve any and all credit. With that said, I want to record and share with othersContinue Reading

A better garage door opener

One of the devices that I was particularly proud of was my voice and Home Assistant controlled garage door opener. I took a z-wave dry contact switch and wired it to a spare key-chain door remote and it worked amazingly well. I connected a z-wave door sensor and wrote someContinue Reading


Capacitive Soil Moisture Sensor Just as the heading suggests, this is about a capacitive soil moisture sensor. Initially, I was pretty happy with the result of the Plant soil moisture sensor that I recently posted. However, I quickly ran into an issue. The sensor module corroded within a week renderingContinue Reading