6 Smart Home Routines To Try With Sonos And Yonomi

 
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Smart speakers are an essential device to add to your smart home arsenal. Whether you like listening to music, podcasts, or the news, smart speakers make it easy to listen in any room in the house. One of our favorite smart speaker brands is Sonos - we love them for their stylish design and crystal clear sound quality. Check out the following Yonomi Routines that involve Sonos speakers. 

 
 
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Meditate in a Sound Bath

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “My Sound Bath” with the following actions:

When you run this Routine, Yonomi will automatically create a Sonos group and sync your Sonos speakers.

Devices you’ll need:  Philips Hue, Lutron, or LIFX Bulbs, Sonos Speaker, ecobee or Honeywell Thermostat

 
 
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Stretch it out with a Yoga Flow

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “My Yoga Practice” with the following actions:

  • Set temperature to 70 degrees

  • Play “Yoga & Meditation” playlist on living room Sonos Beam

  • Dim lights to 30% yellow light

Devices you’ll need:  Philips Hue or LIFX Bulbs, Sonos Speaker, ecobee or Honeywell Thermostat

 
 
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Throw a Dance Party 

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Party Music” with the following actions

Devices you’ll need: Sonos Speaker

When you run this Routine, Yonomi will automatically create a Sonos group and sync your Sonos speakers. Your favorite records are fair game, too. If you decide to spin tunes on vinyl, the Sonos Play:5 speaker works with vintage and modern turntables that come with auxiliary cable outputs.

 
 
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Create a Home Workout Routine

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Workout Routine” with the following actions:

  • Set temperature to 68 degrees

  • Play “Pumped Pop” playlist on Sonos

  • Set lights to 70% blue light

Devices you’ll need:  Philips Hue or LIFX Bulbs, Sonos Speaker, ecobee or Honeywell Thermostat

 
 
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Play Radio Favorites

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Radio Favorites” with the following actions:

  • Living room Sonos Beam play Sonos Favorite “BBC Radio”

  • Kitchen Sonos One play Sonos Favorite “BBC Radio”

  • Office Sonos Play:5 play Sonos Favorite “BBC Radio”

When you run this Routine, Yonomi will automatically create a Sonos group and sync your Sonos speakers.


Devices you’ll need: Sonos Speaker

 
 
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Host an Outdoor Dinner Party

Create a new Routine in the Yonomi App called “Outdoor Dinner Party” with the following actions:

  • Play “Summer Party” playlist on Sonos

  • Unlock the door for guests to come and go

  • Turn on outdoor lights at 7 pm

Devices you’ll need:  Philips Hue or LIFX Bulbs, Sonos Speaker, Schlage or August lock

Tips for setting up an Outdoor Dinner Party Routine: 

  • Try using warm white lights to emulate the summer sun.

  • Hang smart string lights around your deck or patio for an extra magical effect as the sun goes down.

 

What are your favorite Yonomi Routines that incorporate Sonos smart speakers? Let us know in the comments.