\$\begingroup\$ I dont know where Id learn what a micro-controller is, Id just like a simple LED lamp to go bright when the door is open, and while it stays open.

What kind of sensor I'd need.

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The first thing you want to do if your garage door opener is unresponsive, is to check that it’s receiving power.

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Equipped with a powerful ½ HP DC motor, and a Heavy Duty Anti-Break-in Chain Drive, the opener does a pretty smooth and quiet job.

That gets rid of the issue where the person may become motionless. The DIY methods that we have discussed so far provide a simple and cheap way to detect if a door has. $29.

. You’ll also need a $20 camera.

In this project, you're going to monitor the status of a door using an ESP8266 NodeMCU board and a magnetic reed switch.

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Schlage RS100HC V N N SL Z-Wave Window and Door Sensor, RS100, white and brown cases included. We use invisible tape to set up the Sensortag and the magnet.

You’d need to link Smartthings to Alexa using the Alexa app if you haven’t done so already. .

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The Linkind Door Window Sensor integrates seamlessly with the Linkind Home Security System to ensure all your entry points are protected.
The idea is to place the magnet on the door frame so that it aligns with the Sensortag when the door is closed.

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Check out their features and why they stand out. . Make sure that the right corner of the Sensortag.

3. In the simplest terms, door sensors let you know when someone has opened a door. That gets rid of the issue where the person may become motionless. All you need to get it up and running is a home WiFi and a regular. Door alarms of this type are made of two components: a magnetic stripe fixed on the door panel and an input sensor fixed at the door frame. Secrui Wireless Door Open Chime.

Wyzecam has a door sensor for about $20 that will tell you if it’s open or closed.

Nest Detect Sensor. Secrui Wireless Door Open Chime.

The DIY methods that we have discussed so far provide a simple and cheap way to detect if a door has.

My garage doors use a set of SPST micro switches to tell the garage door controller when the door is open or closed.

This works best if we first remove the red plastic cover from the Sensortag.

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Schlage RS100HC V N N SL Z-Wave Window and Door Sensor, RS100, white and brown cases included.