Log of Changes
My UK HAL Project
My US HAL Project
Current Devices
Useful Links


I started getting involved with home automation at the beginning of 1994 when I purchased several X10 devices as an experiment and it went from there.

Information regarding Home Automation in the UK was fairly limited, so I decided to publish my experiences on the Web and this site has grown from there.

I moved to the US in Feb 2001 and being in a rented apartment my home automation was limited to some X10 control temperature sensing and a Pan Tilt Zoom web controlled camera which used software that I wrote myself and later released as freeware/donateware (BDLCAM).

In April 2004 we purchased a house in the US and HAL2 began...