Home Automation IKEA TRADFRI



IKEA TRADFRI light bulbs in NodeRED

Learn how to control IKEA TRADFRI light bulbs in NodeRED using Zigbee2MQTT

Smarter IKEA TRADFRI motion sensor in NodeRED

On its own IKEA TRADFRI motion sensor is very simple and not exactly smart. Thanks to NodeRED I'm able to add more features and turn this motion sensor in a truly connected thing!

Mapping IKEA TRADFRI remote in NodeRED

How to use IKEA TRADFRI remote in NodeRED and replicate its original functionality with other devices.

Using IKEA TRADFRI dimmers in NodeRED

Use IKEA TRADFRI dimmer to dim any NodeRED compatibile light, not just IKEA lightbulbs!

Adding new devices to Zigbee2MQTT

Adding new devices to Zigbee2MQTT isn't as hard as you think. Adding new devices via config files

Zigbee: Hub vs Zigbee2MQTT

What's better for home automation - Zigbee USB with Zigbee2MQTT or a consumer grade Zigbee enabled hub like MiHome?

IKEA Trådfri Gateway sucks little less from today

I have been clearing my mobile notifications this morning when I spotted an update to the IKEA Trådfri app. I talked about what you...

Things they don’t tell you about IKEA Trådfri

I got a couple of IKEA Trådfri kits and the Gateway. I covered the "out of the box" functionality in this post. During my tests,...

IKEA Trådfri – Home automation level: MEATBALLS

Encouraged by the news about IKEA Trådfri and Xiaomi cooperation I splashed out some money to get IKEA Trådfri lights and switches. The range isn't amazing,...