Tagged with 'z-wave'

Heatit Z-Wave Thermostats at Vesternet

We have just introduced the Heatit range of Z-Wave Thermostats for electric underfloor heating systems from one of the world's leading heating companies - Thermofloor.http://www.vesternet.com/media/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Heatit.jpg" width="519" height="313" />What's so special about Heatit?Heatit are the first (and only) Z-Wave thermostats ...

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The look and feel of home automation

Home automation has come a long way since we first started seeing it on the market. As with all technology, home automation products have become smaller, sleeker and stylish to fit into most home designs and look like it has always belonged there.One of the questions we are always asked here at Vesternet is how obvious are our products once th...

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End of the line for EZMotion Sensor

Express Controls have confirmed that the EZMotion sensor has now become obsolete and the last batch we received was the final one available anywhere in the world. This is a shame as this has been a great 3-in-1 sensor finding lots of uses all over the home.So what are the alternatives?When the EZMotion was first introduced, it was one of the f...

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eedomus - Automated Home Review

Back in March, we gave you a sneak preview of the eedomus controller in our CEBIT from News post.Since then we've had the eedomus controller on test and have been very impressed with its capabilities and its support for a wide range of technologies outside of the Z-Wave arena.We're so impressed, we asked Automated Home's top Reviewer, Ant Skel...

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Using Z-Wave relays to control Wall Sockets

Back in January we wrote a popular article about recommending Z-Wave wall plugs as the best way of Controlling Wall Sockets.Lots of people found this article useful, especially the explanation why you can't control a double socket's individual sockets independently.Having said that, the relay option still has merits, especially as it can be hi...

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TKB UK Power Measuring Wall Plug - Now in Stock

We've just received the first batch of the TKB TZ88 wall plug.What's so special about this?The TKB TZ88 is the only UK style Z-Wave wall plug capable of controlling any appliance and measuring its power consumption.The TZ88 wall plug can: Control the appliance On/Off Measure voltage, current and power factor Report instant power (W) and accumu...

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Musaic Promises Hi-Fi Music And Home Automation

We're always looking for new technology, and last week we had chance to meet up with a UK tech start-up - Musaic. Musaic is a new kind of HiFi system made up of wireless speakers that you place around your home, designed from the ground up for sound quality and ease of use. Currently this market is served by the likes of Bose and Sonos, h...

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