Home Automation

Norcold Cold Weather Kit in Action

The Norcold Cold Weather Kit is an easy upgrade that allows Norcold RV fridges to operate down to 0°F. We monitored ours to see how our RV fridge performs in freezing conditions.

Controlling RV Appliances with Smart Plugs

Sonoff smart plugs are an easy way to get started with home automation, controlling 120V appliances directly with Home Assistant.

How we get Internet in our RV

How we get Internet in our RV

8 months agoSmart RV

Whether you just want to check emails and social media, stream movies or work from the road, reliable internet connectivity in your RV has never been more important. Here's how we do it!

MicroAir EasyTouch RV Thermostat: In-Depth Review

We installed the new MicroAir EasyTouch RV thermostat to put it through its paces and see if this Bluetooth and WiFi thermostat should be your next RV upgrade.

Running Home Assistant in an RV

Our Smart RV would be nothing without Home Assistant. I'll share why we chose Home Assistant and how we run it in our RV.

Welcome to our Smart RV

Welcome to our Smart RV

9 months agoSmart RV

A smart RV isn't just about turning on the lights with your phone. It's about using technology to make your RV more comfortable, efficient and secure!

MicroAir EasyTouch RV: First Impressions

Earlier this year, MicroAir launched their brand new EasyTouch RV thermostat - a first for the RV industry. It looks promising, but should you buy one? We take a look to find out!

Sonoff S31 Smart Plug Review and Tasmota Installation

When flashed with the Tasmota firmware, the Sonoff S31 WiFi smart plug is a powerful addition to our Smart RV home automation system.

Monitoring RV Fridge & Freezer Temperatures with the AcuRite 986

We installed the AcuRite 986 wireless temperature sensors in our RV fridge and freezer so we can ensure our food stays safely chilled.

Mounting a Smart Speaker in your RV

Installing a Google Home Mini or Amazon Echo Dot in your RV adds a lot of capability, and hard-wiring it means no need to pack it away on moving day.

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