News & Events
At HomeSeer, we understand the importance of innovation and of working with great partners. Here is a listing of our most recent product press releases, social media mentions and special events. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to receive updates as soon as they happen!
Our HSM200 Z-Wave multisensor works like no other multisensor. See it in action!
Our new wall switches can change color when things happen in your home
Launch HomeSeer events using a Cooper 5-button scene controller!
December 2017 – HomeSeer’s Smart Switches Change Color When Things Happen
HomeSeer’s new smart home wall switches, dimmers and fan controllers are equipped with multicolored RGB LEDs that respond to wireless Z-Wave commands. This allows homeowners to control the color of each LED or switch based on their personal preference or based on the changing status of things in their home. | full article
October 2016 – Wirecutter Ranks HS-WD100+ “Best Z-Wave In-Wall Dimmer”
Well known industry journalist Rachel Cericola compares 7 different Z-Wave in-wall dimmers and declares our HS-WD100+ as the best of the bunch! | full article
September 2016 – HomeSeer Releases Z-Wave Plus Water Valves
HomeSeer tackles the high cost of water damage protection with the release of its own affordable wireless water valve. The HS-WV100+ kit includes a Z-Wave Plus electronic control unit and motorized water valve, priced at about 1/2 the cost of other comparable solutions. | full article
March 2016 – HomeSeer Unveils New Line Of Z-Wave Plus Lighting
HomeSeer’s new line of lighting products are designed for great performance, reliability and flexibility. The wireless wall switches, plug-in modules and light bulbs include the latest Z-Wave Plus technology which offers greater range, network wide inclusion and automatic network healing. | full article
May 2015 – HomeSeer is One of 10 Amazing Home Automation Companies to Know
John Rampton reports for inc.com on the top 10 Amazing Home Automation Companies You Need to Know for and HomeSeer is in the mix (look for #5). John focuses on companies that offer innovative designs with a focus on product compatibility and customer friendliness. A nice read! | full article
May 2015 – HomeSeer Featured in CEPro Article on Home Automation & IFTTT
Julie Jacobson explores the possibilities in “Enabling Richer Home Automation Through IFTTT Smart-Home Engine Home automation companies like HomeSeer enable multiple triggers and actions for IFTTT, the otherwise limited if/then engine for smart home devices. Plus: IFTT update in the pro channel”. | full article
April 2015 – HomeSeer Partners w/ IFTTT to Join Connected Home with Connected Web
HomeSeer, the leader in DIY home automation since 1999, partners with IFTTT to integrate your connected home with the web-connected products, apps and services you love and use everyday. With this partnership, HomeSeer users will be able to create IFTTT recipes to control HomeSeer devices or launch HomeSeer events using triggers and actions from more than 170 IFTTT channel partners including Twitter, Foursquare, ESPN, Nest, WeMo, Philips Hue and much more. | press release
January 2015 – HomeSeer Ranked #1 in Home Automation for Second Year
HomeSeer earns TopTenReviews.com GOLD AWARD for 2015. This marks our second year in the number 1 spot on the popular review site.
January 2015 – HomeSeer Unveils Z-NET Remote Z-Wave Interface
HomeSeer unveils Z-NET, an IP-based Z-Wave network interface for advanced home automation systems. Z-NET supports the latest Z-Wave technologies (including Z-Wave Plus) and includes a highly optimized antenna design for superior range and performance. Since Z-NET is IP-based, it may be installed virtually anywhere in the home. The unit includes a built-in LAN port and an optional USB-WiFi adapter is also available. | press release
November 2014 – HomeSeer Releases HomeTroller S6
HomeSeer’s new HomeTroller S6 is faster and less expensive than previous “S” series home automation controllers. As with all HomeSeer systems, HomeTroller S6 may be accessed remotely via the cloud but information is always stored locally for safety and reliability. HomeTroller S6 is compatible with virtually all popular home automation products including light switches, thermostats, door locks, garage door openers, cameras, water valves, audio-video systems and sensors. | press release
September 2014 – HomeSeer Releases HomeTroller-SEL
HomeSeer’s new HomeTroller-SEL is faster and less expensive than previous “SE” series home automation controllers. As with all HomeSeer systems, HomeTroller-SEL may be accessed remotely via the cloud but information is always stored locally for safety and reliability.HomeTroller-SEL is compatible with virtually all popular home automation products including light switches, thermostats, door locks, garage door openers, cameras, water valves, audio-video systems and sensors. | press release
September 2014 – HomeSeer Unveils Multisensor | Night Light | Indicator Module
In 2014, we unveiled our line-powered HSM200 Z-Wave multisensor – night light – indicator module. The unit senses motion, temperature and light level, can function as a night light, and can also be programmed to display up to 7 different glowing colors when things happen in the home! HomeSeer users can create events to display different colors when motion is sensed, doors are opened, water leaks are detected or just about anything else happens in the home. press release
April 2014 – HomeSeer Launches Cloud-Based Remote Access Service
In 2014, we launched MyHS Remote, a cloud-based remote access service for all HomeSeer HS3 systems. The new service greatly simplified setup of remote access by eliminating the need to change router settings and by eliminating the added requirement of a dynamic DNS (DDNS) service. MyHS is a free service for single system users with a paid option for muti-system users and for HomeSeer installers wishing to manage client systems. press release