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Home Assistant Blueprint: Notify or do something when an appliance like a dishwasher or washing machine finishes
blueprint:
name: Appliance has finished
description: Do something when an appliance (like a washing machine or dishwasher)
has finished as detected by a power sensor.
domain: automation
input:
power_sensor:
name: Power Sensor
description: 'Power sensor entity (e.g. from a smart plug device).'
selector:
entity:
domain: sensor
starting_threshold:
name: Starting power threshold
description: Power threshold above which we assume the appliance has started.
default: 5
selector:
number:
min: 1.0
max: 100.0
unit_of_measurement: W
mode: slider
step: 1.0
starting_hysteresis:
name: Starting hysteresis
description: Time duration the power measurement has to stay above the starting
power threshold.
default: 5
selector:
number:
min: 0.25
max: 60.0
unit_of_measurement: min
mode: slider
step: 0.25
finishing_threshold:
name: Finishing power threshold
description: Power threshold below which we assume the appliance has finished.
default: 5
selector:
number:
min: 1.0
max: 100.0
unit_of_measurement: W
mode: slider
step: 1.0
finishing_hysteresis:
name: Finishing hysteresis
description: Time duration the power measurement has to stay below the finishing
power threshold.
default: 5
selector:
number:
min: 0.25
max: 60.0
unit_of_measurement: min
mode: slider
step: 0.25
actions:
name: Actions
description: Actions (e.g. pushing a notification, TTS announcement, ...)
selector:
action: {}
source_url: https://gist.github.com/bootsa/babd356924242b695d930784c0225507
trigger:
- platform: numeric_state
entity_id: !input 'power_sensor'
for:
minutes: !input 'starting_hysteresis'
above: !input 'starting_threshold'
condition: []
action:
- wait_for_trigger:
- platform: numeric_state
entity_id: !input 'power_sensor'
below: !input 'finishing_threshold'
for:
minutes: !input 'finishing_hysteresis'
- choose: []
default: !input 'actions'
mode: single
max_exceeded: silent
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bootsa commented Feb 24, 2021

Cleaning up before customising for specific dishwasher.

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