Take It Easy With These Weekend Smart Home Routines
Arguably one of the greatest benefits of smart technology is its ability to make our homes and lives more comfortable. This certainly comes in handy on the weekends, when all we want to do is take a break from the work week and participate in leisurely activities. Check out some Yonomi Routine ideas for relaxing on the weekend and let the Yonomi App automate everything. Cheers to that!
Here are a few weekend Yonomi Routines to consider:
Soak in the Bath
Get the Epsom salt and a cup of tea ready. Some nights you just need to stay in for the sake of self-care.
Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Bath Time” with the following actions:
Dim bathroom lights to 20% soft yellow light
Play “Bath Songs to Relax” playlist on Sonos One
Warm up the house
Wake Up Late
There are few luxuries as great as sleeping in on weekend after a long weekend or a fun night out.
Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Weekend Wake Up” with the following actions:
Turn on the smart lights in your bedroom
Broadcast today’s weather on your Sonos
Start up your coffee maker
Warm up the house
Turn on the downstairs TV
Chill by the Pool
Soak up the sun and let your smart home create the optimal conditions for a relaxing evening by the pool.
Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Pool Day” with the following actions:
Play “Chill Hits” playlist on Sonos outdoor speakers
Turn on string lines using the Insteon outdoor module
Stay in for the Movies
Get ready for a cozy night of binge-watching the latest Netflix show. This routine can be triggered from your phone or voice assistant.
Turn on TV and Apple TV
Dim living room lights to a soft yellow
Turn all other lights off
Turn up the heat
Enjoy a Meal on the Patio
This routine is best enjoyed on a leisurely weekend night on the patio with a home-cooked meal and a glass of wine (or two).
Play “Acoustic Covers” playlist on Sonos
Turn on WeMo switch to engage the outdoor heater
Turn on outdoor string lights
How do you use smart home technology to relax and unwind on the weekends? Let us know what “chill” routines you’ve created with Yonomi in the comments.