/r/homeautomation/

r/homeautomation

3.0M members
r/homeautomation is a subreddit with 3.0M members discussing topics like Smart Home and Automation. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has high activity.
A place to share and discuss all things related to home automation.

Popular Topics in r/homeautomation

#1

Smart Home

: "SmartLife alternatives that allow finer control? (Apologies if long; the universe of Smart Home topologies is so damn confusing)"
39 posts
#2

Automation

: "I was told y'all might enjoy this early home Automation"
29 posts
#3

Home Automation

: "Am I right to think that Home Automations don’t always have to be about saving time/energy and can just be about having fun?"
16 posts
#4

Security

: "If you ever lose power, put a UPS on your internet model and primary wifi source!"
13 posts
#5

Lighting

: "PSA: Control Systems (Control4, Crestron, Savant, etc) target market is the integrator not the end user"
8 posts
#6

Smart Switch

: "Identifying Smart Switch"
6 posts
#7

Zigbee

: "Zigbee and reed switch"
6 posts
#8

Home Assistant

: "I built a library that lets you create logic for Home Assistant in Typescript, with type definitions specific to your setup. Try it out!"
5 posts
#9

Networking

: "I need to wire my new build house with cat5 in 7 days and just started learning about it 3 days ago"
5 posts
#10

Smart Plugs

: "ISO HomeKit compatible Smart Plugs, Switches, Bulbs. "
5 posts

Popular Themes in r/homeautomation

#1
Solution Requests
: "Motorized roller chain for blinds with A LOT of down force? "
75 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "How to lengthen these wires?"
41 posts
#3
Pain & Anger
: "What if the aura photo frames company goes out of business. Will frames stop working?"
17 posts
#4
Self-Promotion
: "I built a library that lets you create logic for Home Assistant in Typescript, with type definitions specific to your setup. Try it out!"
4 posts
#5
Money Talk
: "Commercial installers of high-end home automation systems where money is no object, what sort of things can your systems do that you don't see in average smart homes?"
2 posts

Member Growth in r/homeautomation

Daily
+4k members(0.1%)
Monthly
+138k members(4.8%)
Yearly
+859k members(40.0%)

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