Sunday, September 27, 2020
Home Tutorials Domoticz


Learn how to integrate gadgets into the home automation platform Domoticz with these tutorials. DIY, hacks, and stories to help you automate your home and make it a smart(er)-home. More information on my own setup can be found here. So lets get started.

Getting Started

Choosing for Domoticz  |   Choosing Hardware, Brands and Protocols  |  Basic installation on Raspberry PI3 Bb

Configuring the Basics

Security DashboardsNaming Conventions  |  Backups  |  Themes, Icons and Floorplans  | Plugin Manager

Advanced Configuration and other cool stuff

Database  |  Monitoring  |  Build your own Zigbee gateway  | Text to Speech  |  Custom Icons

Scripting and Blocky Possibilities

Backup to Share  |  Automate your Sunscreen  |  Monitor your Washing MachineGetGarbageDays  | Automate Robot Vacuum

Most recent tutorials

MH-Z19 Air Quality Sensor

Build your own DIY Air Quality Meter based on the MH-Z19...

Use the MH-Z19 Sensor to build your own DIY Air Quality Meter. Integrate this meter into Smart Home systems like Domoticz and Home Assistant.
Zigbee (zigbee2mqtt) the best for Home Automation.

Build your own Universal Zigbee logic sensor by modifying a Xiaomi...

Sometimes you want to integrate some of the old technology into a smart home environment, but there is not the right sensor...

How to improve your Zigbee network!

Improve you zigbee network with these tips!
Xiaomi Mijia MJCTD01YL Yeelight Bedside Lamp On White

Xiaomi Mijia MJCTD01YL Yeelight Bedside Lamp Bluetooth

The Yeelight Bedside Lamp has bluetooth, WiFi, more than 16 million colors and you can control it with the Yeelight app, Domoticz and home assistant.
controlicz devices

Controlicz for Domoticz

The voice future is here, Enjoy it using Controlicz.
Tutorial Domoticz Speaker

Domoticz voice feedback (text to speech)

Voice feedback is great when you want to use Domoticz for example as an alarm. In this way, Domoticz, via Text to...
Domoticz tutorial

Domoticz Icons

Learn more about creating icon packs and uploading custom icons into Domoticz. It's really easy!
ZiGate stick

Zigbee in Domoticz with ZiGate plugin

When you but the ZiGate stick you can use the ZiGate plugin to use it in Domoticz.
One DIY Zigbee Gateway to rule them all.

DIY Zigbee Gateway with zigbee2mqtt

Build your own Zigbee gateway and get rid of the other expensive ones! In this tutorial you learn to build install and use it.

New Domoticz app for Android out now!

New Domoticz android app out now!
Domoticz app phone dashboard

New Domoticz Android Beta coming!

Stay tuned for a new Domoticz android app.
Home-assistant logo

Connecting Yeelight to Logitech Harmony

We are a big fan of the Yeelight platform as it offers allot of smart lighting at a very interesting price. One...

Domoticz Python Plugin manager

From now on its easier than ever to install new hardware in Domoticz, because Domoticz finally has his own Python Plugin manager for external components. It's still work in progress and not included in the beta but easy to install.