Top 3 Z-Wave smoke detectors to easily make safety scenes (with examples)

By installing a smart smoke detector, you can integrate it with your other smart devices in your home. In the event of a fire you can automatically open the shutters...

How do I send an HTTP request from a Lua scene with the Home Center 3?

There are several smart home hubs and devices on the market and you can often connect them via an REST API. This API communication works via the HTTP (Internet) protocol...

How do you create intelligent light scenes with Lua on your Home Center 3?

Many automations can be programmed much more flexibly and efficiently in Lua instead of block scenes.

Advanced Presence Simulation with FIBARO Home Center 3

Did you know that burglars usually avoid homes where someone is present? Because the chance of being discovered is of course very high. A smart home equipped with presence simulation...

Interactive alarm activation scene for Home Center 3

In addition to my previous blog about installing a HC3 alarm system I wrote a smart alarm activation scene to arm the HC3 alarm with a RFID reader, keyfob or...

Build an alarm system with your Home Center 3

With the Home Center 3 (HC3) it is possible to configure a smart alarm system with the connected Z-Wave sensors. The advantage is that you can use the sensors not...