Welcome to abode - the first professional-grade, self-installable smart home security solution with no contracts.
New! You can now use your Google Assistant enabled device to interact with your abode home security system. Using the abode Smart Home action, you can:
- Arm and disarm your abode home.
- Ask Google if your abode home is currently armed.
With the abode Smart Home action, you can interact with your abode home security system and abode-connected devices by voice. You can arm and disarm your home as well as interact with devices including cameras, locks, lights, dimmers, switches, plugs, and garage doors.
Here is a list of commands to use with Google Assistant and abode to control your abode home:
abode Security System
Ok Google, arm abode in away mode.
Ok Google, arm abode in home mode.
Ok Google, is abode armed?
Ok Google, disarm abode.
Ok Google, show me the living room.
Door / Window Sensors
Ok Google, is the front door open?
Ok Google, is the living room window open?
Ok Google, lock the front door.
Ok Google, unlock the front door.
Ok Google, is the front door locked?
Ok Google, open the garage door.
Ok Google, close the garage door.
Ok Google, is the garage door open?
Ok Google, turn on my light.
Ok Google, turn off my light.
Ok Google, brighten my light.
Ok Google, dim my light.
Ok Google, set my light to blue / pink / purple / orange / green / red / yellow.
Ok Google, set my light to white.
Ok Google, set my light to warm white.
Ok Google, set my light to cool white.
Ok Google, turn on my dimmer.
Ok Google, turn off my dimmer.
Ok Google, set my dimmer to 50%.
Ok Google, dim my dimmer.
Ok Google, brighten my dimmer.
Ok Google, turn on my switch.
Ok Google, turn off my switch.
Ok Google, turn on my plug.
Ok Google, turn off my plug.
Note: a voice code is required for security sensitive commands such as disarming your abode home, unlocking doors and opening garage doors. To enable, provide a voice code during account linking. You can always set or change you pin using the abode web app.
In order to use Google Assistant and abode, you will need:
- abode account with your username and password
- abode Smart Security Kit or abode Iota Security Kit
Device names such as “Office Lamp” and “Bedroom Switch” are recommended over names such as “Off Lmp” or “John & Janes”.
For questions, please contact abode support at firstname.lastname@example.org.