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How to reset a Google Home Hub Mini

June 4th, 2020 by

I keep my Google Home Mini next to my desk so I can cast music straight from Google Chrome, but it had been acting up recently. Extremely high latency, sometimes turning the volume down on its own and cutting out. Why can’t I find anything specific? There is some documentation out there but nothing truly

Connect Google Home to TV without a Chromecast – How To

May 7th, 2020 by

Upgrading to the latest TV with an inbuilt Chromecast is out of reach for some. However, they are still looking to move with Smart TV technology and enjoy the streaming convenience that comes with it. What they seek is a way to connect your TV to Google home without a Chromecast. Luckily for you, I

How to use Lifx with Google Home

March 5th, 2020 by

Setting up LIFX with Google Home is surprisingly easy, it’s got a great little app for controlling your Smart Bulbs, however, Google Assistant has you covered with more options and voice control! Our Best Smart Light Bulbs Comparison Does Lifx work with Google Home? Yes! It does and it does it very well. Google Assistant

Top 10 Home Automation Routines you need

September 3rd, 2019 by

Getting into Smart Homes is like being a car fanatic, you want to and need to know the best options to make everything work smoothly. You want to know how to make everything as flashy as possible and as efficient as possible. It’s in our nature to make our life easier, so with these Home

5 Reasons Google Home Is Better Than Alexa

July 6th, 2019 by

This isn’t as clear cut as you think, both devices work not only as Smart Hubs/Smart Assistants but as small home speakers. So, in this breakdown, I will discuss the pros and cons of 5 major areas. Speakers, Assistant, Skills/Applications, Cost and future-proofing. Amazon Alexa or Google Home? Google Assistant Vs Alexa The Best Cheap

Complete Ikea Tradfri + Google Home Guide

June 9th, 2019 by

Ikea, the masters behind making your home completely flat pack now offers its own branded smart lights, Tradfri + Google home, which are pretty cheap and what’s great is that they work with Google Assistant & Google Home devices! My Best Smart Lights 2019 Comparison Make a magic mirror with a Raspberry Pi The Ikea

Connect Kasa to Google Home – How To & Fix

May 26th, 2019 by

When it comes round to saving money, The TP LINK Kasa Smart Plug is one of the better options for Google Home, however whilst testing it I noticed that it wouldn’t recognise my voice command. Upon searching this, I found varied results and hopefully an answer that helps you connect your Kasa to Google home.

I hope you enjoyed this list of posts and now have some inspiration for your next Smart Home Automation journey. Remember that in order to make a great Smart Home you'll need to plan ahead, so head on over to our complete beginners guide or our free downloadable to-buy list here to find yourself some amazing gadgets. Check out our gear review library here for more information on the best home automation gear. Once you have all of that, just come back here, good luck!

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