Miniature Smart Home Tutorial With Smartphone And RPI


Make good use of your android based smartphone and raspberry Pi for creating a home automation system. We have covered the gesture control in one of our DIY articles. With the internet of things concept, devices that are getting connected are able to interact and inter-operate with near by devices such as in this tutorial. In a home automation set up, the whole theme surrounds around taking control of appliances irrespective of their connectivity barriers.

Components of this automation tutorial

  • Raspberry Pi 2
  • LCD display
  • Bulb
  • Heater
  • ESP8266 Wifi Module
  • A miniature door fixed to a DC motor


  • Rasbian OS


  • Python