How to Set The Default Speed of a Lutron Caseta Fan Speed Control Switch With Automations

Welcome to HomeKit 101, our guide to navigating the Home App, Creating Automations and More within the HomeKit Universe. Now that Spring has arrived in the United States and temperatures are warming up, many people, myself included, turn to ceiling fans to help keep their cool. Prior to the recent release of Lutron’s Caseta Wireless Speed Control Switch, the only way to control HomeKit fan … Continue reading How to Set The Default Speed of a Lutron Caseta Fan Speed Control Switch With Automations

Lutron’s Pico Remote for Fan Control Now Available

Today, Lutron, makers of the Caseta Wireless line of connected lighting and fan control products, announced that an updated version of their popular Pico Remote is now available. The new Pico Remote, which is tailored for ceiling fans, accompany’s the recent release of the in-wall Fan Speed Control switch, which we recently reviewed. The updated remote fills in the gap left when installing the Fan … Continue reading Lutron’s Pico Remote for Fan Control Now Available

Lutron Caseta Wireless Fan Speed Control Review

Originally announced at CES 2019 in January of this year, the Lutron Caseta Wireless Smart Fan Speed Control Switch is now available for purchase at places such as Amazon and The Home Depot. The switch, which garnered a lot of enthusiasm from within the HomeKit community when it was announced, underwent a series of conflicting reports as to whether or not it actually supported HomeKit. … Continue reading Lutron Caseta Wireless Fan Speed Control Review

Leviton Decora Smart Light Switch & Dimmer Review

When Leviton, a trusted manufacturer of electrical products announced a hub-less Wi-Fi light switch and dimmer that was compatible with HomeKit, I was immediately interested. I expected to see great performance, amazing reliability and great build quality, so much so that I immediately bought 2 switches and 2 dimmers soon after they became available despite their cost, $49.99 each. I felt so confident in the … Continue reading Leviton Decora Smart Light Switch & Dimmer Review