How To Create a Birthday Reminder Lovelace Card
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How To Create a Birthday Reminder Lovelace Card

In this guide, I’m going to show you how to create a “Birthday Reminder” card in Home Assistant in 2021. If you’re anything like me, remembering birthdays is something I’m not very good at it (other than wife and kids). Getting alerts the day of a birthday is great, but it’s not great when you…

Display Offline, unavailable, or missing sensors in Home Assistant
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Display Offline, unavailable, or missing sensors in Home Assistant

In this guide, I will show you how to detect any missing or unavailable entities in Home Assistant. This is great for detecting if any of your motion sensors go offline or stop responding. You can also use this as a way to cleanup or delete any unused entities that you may have forgotten about….

Disarm Alarmo Alarm in Home Assistant Using Actionable Notifications
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Disarm Alarmo Alarm in Home Assistant Using Actionable Notifications

In this guide, I’m going to show you how to Arm, Disarm, or open your Alarmo control panel from an “Actionable Notification” on your phone. Rather than simply getting a notification that one of your door or window sensors has been opened, you can actually run an action to arm or disarm it directly from…

Add “Upcoming Sports” Card to Home Assistant via Google Calendar
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Add “Upcoming Sports” Card to Home Assistant via Google Calendar

In this guide, I’m going to show you how to add your favorite sports team’ schedules to your Google Calendar. Once added, you will then be able to see the upcoming schedule of your team directly within Home Assistant! This will allow you automate the perfect game day around your house. This could allow you…

How To Track Crypto Prices in Home Assistant
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How To Track Crypto Prices in Home Assistant

Over the past few years, I’ve been intrigued by cryptocurrencies. I find the ups, downs, and various forums or news articles very interesting. I’ve even bought, sold, and held several coins myself. To find the prices, I typically would open the Coinbase app, authenticate with 2FA, and then switch to the correct tab to view…