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Super polite, quick, thoughtful. Great experience!

Dimmer switch, fire alarm, hang picture


Completed the task within a day of being booked and provided photos

Install new thermostat and fire alarm


Ashley was great in terms of communication and getting the job done when agreed and to the required specs. Would definitely recommend.

Check/replace mains fitted fire alarms


Got the job done within one day, and also outside of normal working hours. Thank you!

Nest thermostat needs to be set up.


Dmytro has been very useful, we'll call him again

Install fire alarm system


Very professional and helpful

CCTV installed temporarily


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Top Home Automation and Security related questions

Home automation technology refers to the latest innovations that are built to enhance our daily life. Most of the time, they are installed onto your home appliances and furnishings. Establishment of home automation can turn your home smarter and more valuable. Since it allows full control of your household equipment, it can help cut down your energy consumption significantly. It also enables you to track your house using your smartphone devices when you are away for work or vacation.

You can, but it's not necessary. The set of tools and equipment needed heavily depends on the type of home automation service you require. Some Taskers might request for screwdrivers, pliers, wire cutters, as well as voltage testers for safety. While most smart home companies already supply specific devices, some may also need third-party applications or controllers such as your phone or tablet.

Definitely! Several home automation systems can also improve the efficiency and value of existing or older houses. Sometimes, all it takes is a stable network connection plus a smartphone to enable access and control to your home automation. If you are worried about all the headaches in rewiring and retrofitting, we can assist in installing wireless home automation that operates through batteries.

Yes! On Airtasker, it's easy to find someone who can handle almost any type of home automation solution from various providers. Whether you need someone who can install automation systems for your appliances, security and access, blinds and curtains, even irrigation, we can help! If you want to connect all your devices into one central operator, we can also integrate a full smart home automation system for you.

It depends on the household items you want to automate, plus the scope of the installation services needed. Fitting of smart lights in your bedroom may only take a few hours, longer if you want them distributed across the house. Complete smart home installations, however, also take longer since it involves almost every system in your home. Most of them take more than a week to complete, especially if the service requires a Tasker to plan the whole thing.

If you want to go green, we also have qualified Taskers who can connect your home automation to If you want to go green, there are plenty of Taskers who can connect your home automation to your solar panels. This way, you won't consume too much energy when using your smart lights or sensors. Case in point, when using automated dishwashers or washing machines, you can easily command them to operate only if the weather compliments the solar panels. Need help installing your solar panels? We've got you covered as well!

What do home automation services include?

Be in control of your appliances, curtains, and other fixtures through smart home automation. If you're unsure of where to start, experts can draw a plan and install automation systems around the house. This way, you won't have to keep moving around just to turn on your TV or adjust your indoor temperature.

Since most automation systems today require a WiFi connection, it's best to get someone who can set up a stable home network before anything else. If you want to extend your internet signal to your attic, basement, or any dead zone, we can also help with a WiFi extender setup. Planning to book automated home services? Here's what you can expect:

Home lighting automation

Usually, the first step in establishing a smart home is through home lighting automation technology. Without much fuss, you can automatically turn on or off your lights using your smartphone. Some automation solutions can also sense motions, while some operate through commands. Whether you need the usual motion-sensor lights or help with a WiFi extender setup, home automation experts can help you install your smart lighting technology anywhere in your house.

Curtain and blinds automation

If you have restricted mobility or you're simply tired of manually controlling your traditional hand-operated curtain and blind tracks, don't hesitate to seek expert advice for some home automation tricks. They can install motorised tracks that you can operate via remote control, or even pair them with a WiFi controller.

If you have existing blinds and curtains, specialists can come up with customised tracks and automation solutions that will make them smarter. There are also some high-tech, voice-operated automation systems available that can move your curtains and blinds by just telling them to do so.

Thermostat automation

Improve the efficiency of your HVAC systems through smart, automated thermostats. More than just a regular scheduling solution, it helps you control your home heating and cooling equipment even when you're away for work or even out of town. Not only does it cut down your electricity bills, but it also reduces your carbon footprint. 

Most home automation specialists can install almost any model build, even the latest ones. If you have yet to find an automated thermostat that best compliments your current HVAC system, your specialist will be more than willing to assist and guide you throughout the purchasing process.

Home security services automation

Maximise the benefits of the latest technology to improve your home security and automation. Whether you want to install advanced CCTV cameras around the house, fix a burglar alarm, or even connect your security system to your smartphone, we can find someone who can help you out. With the right security system and alarm servicing, you won't have to worry again about strangers trying to break in, especially when you're away and have accidentally left your door open.

Recent Home Automation and Security tasks

Supply and install burglar alarm


Leckhampton Hill, Gloucestershire

14th Sep 2023

a 5 bedroom property with loft conversion bedroom and 3 external doors. Ideally a wireless system - Due date: Flexible

Nest thermostat install


Walton Le Dale, Lancashire

14th Sep 2023

Install nest thermostat onto boiler - Due date: Flexible

Repair nest thermostat


Surbiton, Greater London, KT6

29th Aug 2023

The nest Thermostat is not working - Due date: Flexible

Install nest thermostat


Little Ilford, Greater London, E12

28th Aug 2023

Install nest thermostat ................................. - Due date: Flexible

Replace fire alarm battery


Clapham Park, Greater London

25th Aug 2023

The battery in our fire alarm requires replacement. It’s mounted above the stairs where the ceiling is very high. I attempted it myself with a 2m stairway ladder but this wasn’t high enough. I would need to be at least 3m, probably more. Yo will need to provide your own ladder. I have the replacement battery. - Due date: Flexible

Friendly guy, arrived promptly, did the job efficiently. Can’t really ask for more.

Light fitting installed and fire alarms put in


Aberdeen, City of Aberdeen

24th Aug 2023

New light fitting installed and ugrade of fire alarms across my house - Due date: Flexible

I want to fit the fire alarms I just bought onto the ceilings


Corby, Northamptonshire

18th Aug 2023

To fit fire alarm onto the ceilings in the kitchen and the corridor - Due date: Flexible

Fantastic job well done ✅. Thanks Paul.

Nest thermostat serviced


Millbank, Greater London

2nd Aug 2023

The NEST Thermostat is not working. There is a small red light on the top face of the Thermostat indicating no power - however there is no reason why the power should be disconnected. - Due date: Before Friday, 4 August 2023

Fire alarm instal


Walworth, Greater London

26th Jul 2023

Need to install a fire alarm system that can control a 240v gas valve. Must be able to issue certificate - Due date: Flexible

Install nest thermostat


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

14th Jul 2023

Install nest thermostat to RD32 boiler. - Due date: Before Monday, 17 July 2023

Punctual and efficient. Very pleased with work and highly recommend.

Nest thermostat


Daw End, West Midlands

11th Jul 2023

Got my nest thermostat installed for last 12 months but hot water isny on my app of on the stat any more and only get hot water when heating is on - Due date: Flexible

CCTV installation labourer


Skelfhill, Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

2nd Jul 2023

5 days work to help install CCTV cameras on a farm accommodation provided - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 10 July 2023

Ethernet Cctv installation


Erith, Greater London, DA8

25th Jun 2023

1 ethernet Cctv camera installation with cctv equipment, will pay for the equipment as well, not WiFi cctv - Due date: Flexible

Install nest thermostat


Handsworth Wood, West Midlands

13th Jun 2023

Install nest thermostat to worcester bosch boiler and honeywell thermostat replacement - Due date: Flexible

Car cctv installer


Alameda Place, Greater London

8th Jun 2023

Need someone to put CCTV on my Toyota Auris 2013 - Due date: Flexible

Install Nest Thermostat


Maida Vale, Greater London

7th Jun 2023

I need some help installing my Nest thermostat. It has been connected with my boiler but isn't working for some reason. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 7 June 2023

6 x CCTV installation


Leavesden Green, Hertfordshire

7th Jun 2023

INTRODUCTION - We have decided to install 6 CCTV cameras on our property fascia and we need it done now. Our current system has become old and needs a complete overhaul. MATERIAL TO BE SUPPLIED - We will provide all the necessary cables, CCTV, trunking, DVR etc., and we expect the job to be done swiftly. We have purchased an excellent CCTV system that can be seen in the photos. This system comes with extra-long cables, so there is no need to worry about running out of wires during installation. WHAT WILL YOU NEED? - There is a small gap in the loft that can be used to design passage between the loft and fascia. You will need a high/tall ladder to be able to access the fascia/soffit TASKS FOR THE JOB To complete this job, the following tasks are required: 1. placing the DVR in the loft, 2. creating a passage from the loft to the fascia, 3. placing external trunking to connect the hole in the fascia to CCTV, 4. closing the fascia hole with waterproof material, and 5. installing trunking inside the house to connect the DVR to cables. EXPECTATIONS 1. A neat and clean finish is expected upon completion. 2. it is crucial that we demonstrate the correct positioning and direction of the cameras after installation to ensure optimal coverage. 3. The external(outside the house) trunkings must be secured for long-term durability. 4. Weather-proof closure of the fascia hole Let's get this done correctly the first time! NEXT THING FOR YOU TO DO Please provide a labour quote that reflects these requirements. PHOTOS We have provided here basic photos. We will provide the detailed photos upon shortlisting. - Due date: Before Sunday, 09 June 2023 - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 8 June 2023

Cctv install


New Malden, Greater London, KT3

20th May 2023

I need an ip cctv camera install. I have 5 camera locations which are already cabled. I will have the cameras (Ubiquiti UniFi G5 bullets), and the NVR and switch are already installed and working. - Due date: Before Saturday, 3 June 2023

CCTV installation


Leavesden Green, Hertfordshire

18th May 2023

we have recently completed a loft renovation and we are interested in installing a new CCTV system. While the existing system is functioning, it may need new wires and routes for installation of the new system. We have selected a specific CCTV system, which we will provide ourselves, and would like to request the cost of installation only. Thank you for your time and assistance with this matter. - Due date: Flexible

Local CCTV installer to fit 4x cameras + recording nvr in walthamstow


Walthamstow, Greater London, E17

16th May 2023

I would like to update my cameras and move recording system to the loft. Hope to buy from screwfix. I may need to buy few additional wiring and required fittings myself. - Due date: Flexible

Excellent service. Knowledgable. Patient. Highly recommended. Thank you Radu for suggesting the system to buy and installing my CCTV.