With this project, you will be able to automate a welcoming music for either your smart home or your smart office. As long as someone is around, the music will keep playing your favorite playlist at home or a welcome music to greet your customers or business partners while they wait in the lobby of your office.
Start music once detecting any motion around
Keep playing as long as there is someone
Control your speaker via a TelegramBot
Create a smooth atmosphere in the room with an audio automation
This project requires no special skills, very little equipment and can be done in less than an hour. It’s perfect for anyone who begins in home automation or an aficionado looking for new ideas and a powerful smart home OS.
Step 1: REQUIRED COMPONENTS
Raspberry Pi v2 or v3 ($20-$35) // with a RPi2, you will need a WiFi dongle
16Gb SD card ($9) PIR sensor for Raspberry Pi
Speakers (with auxiliary cable)
A USB stick
If you already have speakers, this project can be done for less than $50.
Step 2: SET UP YOUR PROTA PI
You first need to build the smart hub that will control the automation of your ring bell and connect all devices together. Prota OS for Raspberry Pi is our free smart hub OS which is very easy to install. In no time you will turn your Raspberry Pi into a smart home automation hub!