We have a zwave handle lock and my oldest son loves to come home late and not lock the door after he comes in. So can I get smartthings to simply re-lock the door 30 seconds after it’s unlocked during the overnight hours?
You can definitely do this with core:
CoRE (now WebCore) is a very powerful community – created rules engine for SmartThings. It allows you to set up stacked conditionals like “If A then B but only while C and not if D.”
Setting it up can be quite complex, but there are many community members who will be glad to help you.
For example, here is a piston that one member created to notify him if the dog had already been fed twice that day and he picked up the dog bowl for a third time. He needed this because he has a large family and people didn’t always remember whose turn it was to feed the dog.
The original version of CoRE Has now been replaced by a new version, WebCoRE, which moves the data entry to a web interface. This allows for flexibility and an architecture that requires more memory than is av…
Some locks have this setting built-in.
I know of several that have an auto lock option, but I don’t know of any that have a built-in feature to do it on a schedule so that it would only autolock during the nighttime hours.