Have you ever forgotten to close your garage door and remembered to shut it later? In this tutorial I will show you how to open and close your garage door over the internet using a Raspberry Pi, relay, and Web IO Pi. There's even a webcam attached to the Pi so you can rest assured that the door is really closed.
Before you start this guide you will want to follow a few others.
  • Follow this guide to set up your Raspberry Pi
  • SSH is how we will be sending all the code in this tutorial to the Raspberry Pi so follow this tutorial to find out how.
  • When the Raspberry Pi is in the garage it will be communicating to the internet via WiFi. Use this tutorial to set it up.
Last updated on 2014-04-24 at 02.47.31 PM Published on 2014-02-11 at 10.50.08 PM