If you ever left your garage door open on your way to work then you know it’s not the best feeling in the world. But thankfully there are smart devices out there that make it easy to avoid and even automate those tedious tasks.
The Nexx Smart Garage opener is on the list for one of those devices that just make your life easier. But apart of that is integration, integrating your smart devices with other services and the Nexx garage door opener does just that & does it with no subscription fees or monthly costs whatsoever.
Integrating Nexx Smart Home garage to other services can definitely enhance your smart door capabilities. When it comes to integration with the Nexx garage door opener the most asked question I receive is does it work with Smartthings?
Nexx Garage Does work with Smartthings, you can simply do so by adding your Device to your SmartThings app and grant it permission to access Nexx Home account.
Below is a step by step guide to connecting your Nexx garage smart door opener to SmartThings.
Connect Smartthings To Your Nexx Garage
- First, if you haven’t already done so install the Smartthings app
- Open the. Smartthings App and login or create an account if you haven’t already done so
- Once you are logged in click on the menu then click on “Add Device”.
- Search for “Nexx Home” & select Nexx Home Smart App
- Locate the “Remote Authentication” section and click on “Connect To NexxHome”
- Enter your NexxHome email & password & login
- Once logged in select the “Grant” button to allow Smartthings access
- After granting NexxHome access simply select the “Done” button
- You will be required to allow NexxHome access to your Smartthings account, select the “Allow” button
- After grating NexxHome permission, enter your Smartthings home screen, you will need to save your device location once this is complete your all set!
- You will now be able to see your device on the Home screen on your Smartthings app
What will Your Nexx Be Able To Do With Smartthings?
- By integrating your Nexx door to Smartthings you will be able to easily automate your Nexx garage door opener, this will allow your garage door to open when you are on your way to work and close when you leave without having to touch a button.
- You will be able to control your Nexx smart garage door other connected devices with the SmartThings app
- You will Be able to receive notifications from Smartthings if your Nexx garage door has been open for a long amount of time.
- You will be able to connect and automate other devices to work with Nexx simultaneously, for example, you can set up a routine where if your garage door has been opened unexpectedly your smart camera will instantly activate and display your garage view.
- You will be able to set routines that work with all your devices at a certain time for example if it hits 10:00 pm you can set your garage(if it’s been left open at 10:00) smart blinds, smart lights to automatically close with a simple routine.
Who Needs The Nexx Garage Opener?
There are various reasons why someone would need the Nexx garage smart opener. Firstly it’s very convenient there is no key required at all you need is your cell phone. It features such as geolocation make it even easier than that by opening the garage door for you without having to lift a finger.
The Nexx smart garage opener is also perfect for anyone who would like to monitor their garage door and keep up with the status of their garage. You will be able to check the history of your garage and check when it was opened and at what time this can help with security issues. The ability to integrate it with services such as Smartthings allows you to enhance the experience by connecting your garage door and smart camera to work simultaneously. This works by sending you a notification that your door has been opened and instantly shows you the view from your garage through your smart camera.
You can also add multiple users to your account allowing everyone in your family to open the garage door with their app. This eliminates the need for keys and makes it much more convenient for everyone.
Nexx also sends you reminders if you left your garage door open for too long. This is a common issue that most people face and can easily be avoided with a device like Nexx.
So there you have it, connecting your Nexx smart garage door opener to Smartthings can allow you to automate various tasks and allow you to use your garage door opener in different ways than you have thought possible. The Nexx smart garage door opener can benefit you several ways the most important being security, the most common mistake people make is forgetting to close their garage door when leaving their homes, this simple mistake can be avoided with smart garage door devices.
You will also be able to receive notifications, integrate your garage door to other smart security devices you own and increase your security drastically.
The ability to add multiple users also enhances the experience for your whole family making it very convenient, this means there is no need for keys simply open your garage door with your mobile app and your good to go.