REVIEW: Lutron Serena Smart Shades with Apple HomeKit

At our house we continue to find new ways to make our smart home even smarter. Heading into the New Year meant adding some new goodies to further our Apple HomeKit experience. This go-around we’ve added a Lutron Serena Smart Shade to our kitchen. Come check out the details!

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REVIEW: Rehab Detailing – Cleveland, Ohio

If you live in the Cleveland/Akron area, and you just dropped big coin on a new or used car, there is one name that should be running through your head:  Rehab Detailing.  Simply put they are the #1 spot in Northeast Ohio for all your automotive detailing related needs.  Here is my review after my recent visit with my 2018 Audi TT-RS.

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REVIEW: Ring Spotlight Cam Wired

Followers of my blog know that I’ve long been a fan of the Ring Doorbell.  Recently, I even swapped out a classic flood light on the side of my house with the Ring Floodlight Cam.  Now I’ve added a third Ring device, the Ring Spotlight Cam Wired.  Here is my full review!

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Rounding out my HomeKit setup with new Chamberlain and Fibaro hardware

After over a year of waiting, Chamberlain has finally released their HomeKit companion for their MyQ garage door opener system.  Additionally, Fibaro has released an updated version of their water/flood sensor that also works with HomeKit.  With these items, I’m finally able to consolidate my smart home a little bit more!

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TRACK DAY: Nelson Ledges Race Course – August 2017 Homecoming Event

For over half a century there has been a paved racing circuit in Garrettsville, Ohio in close proximity to the Nelson Ledges Quarry Park.  In recent years the ownership of the race course has changed hands, and finally the faltering facilities are receiving the attention they have long needed.  It had been two years since my last visit, so the timing was right to pay a visit to my nearest road course, and go for a spin!

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