Thermostat Automation Ideas ๐Ÿ’ก

Please Note ๐Ÿ“

The ideas listed on this page do not necessarily have all the implementation details such as scripts, and code. This is a list of all possible automations for 'thermostat' category, and is purely meant to promote creative thinking among the home-automation enthusiasts ๐Ÿ˜‚

If you think of any critical/obvious automations that are missing, or have better automations, please share here!

๐Ÿ’ก Set to Away/Eco mode when no one at home


Event/Trigger(s): 1. When nobody is home
Condition(s): 1. For more than 30 minutes
Action(s): 1. Set the thermostat to eco/away mode , AND
2. turn off all indoor lights , AND
3. if it is dark outside, turn on outdoor lights
Why do you need this automation?Power/Money saving

๐Ÿ’ก Turn On Thermostat when someone home


Event/Trigger(s): 1. When a family member enters home , OR
2. Someone is driving towards home and within 5-10 miles away (proximity sensor)"
Condition(s): 1. Thermostart is in OFF/Eco mode
Action(s): 1. Turn ON thermostat which inturn heats/cools the house.
Why do you need this automation?Power/Money saving, Convenience, keep your house warm/cool

๐Ÿ’ก Power Saving Mode - 3 hour mode


Event/Trigger(s): 1. When the Air Condition unit is running for 3 hours
Condition(s): 1. Power saving mode is ON
Action(s): 1. Turn OFF air condition unit.
Why do you need this automation?Power/Money saving

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