Best Smart Thermostat on Amazon (2019 review)

Smart Thermostat on Amazon

A smart thermostat, the only smart device that can earn it’s purchase back with saving money on your energy bill. It’s 2019 and I can’t imagine that people still buy dumb thermostats. These thermostats maybe cheap when you buy them, but you will lose money every year while heating your house when you are not … Read moreBest Smart Thermostat on Amazon (2019 review)

Reset Unifi AP to factory Defaults

Reset Unifi AP with SSH

So you want to factory reset your Unifi AP, but probably the reset button doesn’t seem to work. Luckily there is another option to reset the access point. In this article, I will walk you through the step that is necessary to reset your access point. Using the Reset Button First, the simple way, using the reset … Read moreReset Unifi AP to factory Defaults

Using Z Wave Motion Sensors in and around your house


If you start creating your Smart Home one thing you probably want to add are Smart Motion Sensors. If you already have a controller then adding motion sensors is a really easy way to create a security system. But you can do so much more with them besides triggering an alarm when they detect motion. … Read moreUsing Z Wave Motion Sensors in and around your house

Updating Unifi Controller on Raspberry Pi

Unifi Controller Raspberry Pi

It’s important to keep your network product up-to-date. Most new firmware releases contain bug fixes, performance improvements and may contain support new technology/protocols. The Unifi Controller software is one of the most important parts of the Unifi network, so check regularly if there is a new firmware release. Or even better, signup for the newsletter, I … Read moreUpdating Unifi Controller on Raspberry Pi

Best Home Network Setup: A Step-by-Step Guide

home network setup guide

Is your home network slow? Keep your kids calling “Dad! The wifi is down again!”? Let’s do something about that. Because a good and stable home network makes things so much easier. And a good home network setup isn’t expensive and pretty easy to setup. As an IT Admin, I get a lot of questions … Read moreBest Home Network Setup: A Step-by-Step Guide

Setup Unifi ap without Controller

Setup Unifi Acess Point

So you want enterprise-class wifi at home, but don’t want to use a controller? Normally you install a Ubiquiti Unifi Access Points with a controller. This way you can easily manage multiple access points and keep them all in sync and up-to-date. But what if you don’t want to keep a pc running 24/7/? Do … Read moreSetup Unifi ap without Controller

Install Unifi Controller On Raspberry Pi in 5 min

I have some smart products at home and one of the things I wanted to do is read out the connected WiFi devices. To do this I need to Unifi Controller to be running 24/7, so I needed a device to run the Unifi Controller on, something small, cheap and with low running costs. That’s … Read moreInstall Unifi Controller On Raspberry Pi in 5 min

Unifi Controller Setup Guide [step-by-step]

Setup Unifi Acess Point

Setting up a Ubiquiti Unifi Access Point is really easy and can be done in a couple of minutes with this Unifi Controller Setup guide. In this article, we will install the Unifi Controller and connecting the Unifi Access point to your network. Also, I will give you some tips on choosing the right Access … Read moreUnifi Controller Setup Guide [step-by-step]