Switches for Home Automation (Retractive)
For a Home Automation system, in principle any switch or any style can be used.
We typically use the the Schneider range (albeit Elesi above is slightly cheaper). The switch is comprised of 2 parts, Face Plates & Modules:
So the logic is you can make up a combination of switches on 1 face plate with an array of 2 or 3 position modules.
The same logic would apply if you went to any other manufacturer.
So the logic is you can make up a combination of switches on 1 face plate with an array of 2 or 3 position modules. The same logic would apply if you went to any other manufacturer.
Other types of switch manufactures/suppliers include but are not limited to:
How secure is wireless building automation?
As some wireless systems’ communication takes place over the air, often unencrypted, this bears the risk that unauthorized persons may “overhear” the communication and, in the worst case, repeat commands. As a non-network-based solution, Loxone ...
How reliable is a wireless automation system?
When it comes to reliability, it is important to ensure that data is sent between sender and receiver. For example, if a room is too cold, the central control system sends the command “heating valve open“. The actuator sends a confirmation to the ...
Can I cover my entire building project with a wireless system for automation?
That depends on the technology. Since Loxone uses mesh technology, this means that every wireless device can receive and send data and works as a receiver and repeater at the same time. Data and commands are forwarded until they reach the respective ...
What is a Miniserver?
A Miniserver is the brain of your smart home and hosts your app. It plugs directly into your router and communicates with all of your devices over your local WIFI network.
Will there need to be any damage to my property?
For a wireless/retrofit project, little to no damage would be required! We use a combination of your existing electrical infrastructure and battery powered devices to control your home. No need to worry about having to redecorate after installation. ...