Device suggestions needed! (Canada)

There’s no one right answer here: one person’s “ relatively affordable“ is another person’s “outrageously expensive.“ :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye: And features vary In importance.

Have you had a chance to look at the device class features FAQ? Most of those will be available in Canada, and it will give you a better idea of what some of the options will be:

As far as bulbs versus switches, there are literally dozens of threads on that in the forums as The question comes up a couple of times a month. Again, different things work for different people or even in different places in the home. While switches are often less expensive, now that there are widely available $15 lightbulbs, that’s no longer true.

People generally choose bulbs for one of the following reasons:

  1. They want the colour changing features

  2. They want to create Lighting zones in a room where everything runs off of one light switch, such as a kitchen or basement.

  3. they want a no-wiring solution

This is why quite a few people, myself included, have some smart bulbs for specific uses and switches everywhere else. :sunglasses:

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