Get started with Home Assistant
Learn how to control smart devices with Home Assistant
By the end of this course you will learn how to install Home Assistant on a Raspberry PI with a dashboard and an automation to get you started!
I will also explain basic concepts such as Entities, Integrations, Add-ons, Automation & Scenes.
Getting started with Home Assistant will make you understand if it will fit your smart home needs.
I recommend taking this course before "Build a Smart Home with Home Assistant”.
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Before we begin...
How does Home Assistant work
Why Home Assistant
How much does Home Assistant Cost
Home Assistant Concepts
Home Assistant Jargon Buster
Home Assistant Demo & Features
What devices will you be using?
Quiz on Concepts
What do you need before you start
Install Home Assistant on Raspberry PI
Adding Devices to Home Assistant (Auto Discovery)
My First Dashboard
My First Automation
BONUS - CODE
Congrats! Here's what's next...
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Smart Home Makers Membership
Before you go...
One app to rule them all!
All the information you need to get started with home assistant and build your first automation.
Most Frequent Questions And Answers
Home assistant is free to download and use, you can also download the free mobile app.
No! You can also install home assistant on a VM, Intel NUC, Ubuntu, Odroid or get the pre-installed Home Assistant Blue.
In this course I will be using a Philips Hue Bridge with Bulbs and Motion sensors to demonstrate how you can build a dashboard and automation. Feel free to integrate any compatible device you have in your home to follow along!