Garadget


The garadget cover platform lets you control Garadget garage door futurizers through Home Assistant.

Configuration

To enable Garadget Covers in your installation, add the following to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry

 cover:
  - platform: garadget
    covers:
      first_garage:
        device: 190028001947343412342341
        username: YOUR_USERNAME
        password: YOUR_PASSWORD
        name: first_garage
      second_garage:
        device: 4c003f001151353432134214
        access_token: df4cc785ff818f2b01396c44142342fccdef
        name: second_garage

Configuration Variables

coverslistRequired

List of your doors.

If provided, the access_token will be used, otherwise the username and password will be used to automatically generate an access token at start time.

Example

# Related configuration.yaml entry
cover:
  - platform: garadget
    covers:
      garadget:
        device: 190028001947343412342341
        access_token: !secret garadget_access_token
        name: Garage door

sensor:
  - platform: template
    sensors:
      garage_door_status:
        friendly_name: 'State of the door'
        value_template: "{{ states('cover.garage_door') }}"
      garage_door_time_in_state:
        friendly_name: 'Since'
        value_template: "{{ state_attr('cover.garage_door', 'time_in_state') }}"
      garage_door_wifi_signal_strength:
        friendly_name: 'WiFi strength'
        value_template: "{{ state_attr('cover.garage_door', 'wifi_signal_strength') }}"
        unit_of_measurement: 'dB'

group:
  garage_door:
    name: Garage door
    entities:
      - cover.garage_door
      - sensor.garage_door_status
      - sensor.garage_door_time_in_state
      - sensor.garage_door_wifi_signal_strength

customize:
  sensor.garage_door_time_in_state:
    icon: mdi:timer-sand
  sensor.garage_door_wifi_signal_strength:
    icon: mdi:wifi

Some of the Garadget sensors can create a lot of clutter in the logbook. Use this section of code in your configuration.yaml to exclude those entries.

logbook:
  exclude:
    entities:
      - sensor.garage_door_time_in_state
      - sensor.garage_door_wifi_signal_strength

As of firmware release 1.17 the garadget device has native support for MQTT. The options allow the end-user to configure the device in the following ways ‘cloud only’, ‘cloud and MQTT’ or ‘MQTT only’.

For configuration of the garadget as a MQTT cover:

cover:
  - platform: mqtt
    name: "Garage Door"
    command_topic: "garadget/device_name/command"
    state_topic: "garadget/device_name/status"
    payload_open: "open"
    payload_close: "close"