Homey (Homey) manual for Z-Wave

The following is an overview of the user manual for the Z-Wave product Homey (Homey)from Athom. To view other Z-Wave products and manuals from Athom follow that link.

  1. Overview
  2. Security
  3. Features
  4. Installation instructions


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Homey gets technology out of the way, so when you’re at home you can focus on the things that matter most to you.

Switches and remotes aren’t always the best way to control the things around you, so Homey simply listens to your voice.

No more pushing buttons or searching through apps. Just say what you want, sit back and let Homey do the work for you.

Stay in control and automate everything at home by creating scenarios that join your favorite devices and services together.

Homey isn’t just futuristic, but also future proof. Like a smartphone, apps can be downloaded to extend Homey’s functionality to always keep up with new devices and functionalities.

Visit www.talkswithhomey.com for an up-to-date overview of supported devices.

Monitor and control your home on the go with the Homey app for your smartphone. Know what is going on and keep control of
your home, anywhere in the world.

All outside connections to Homey are encrypted and secured, and only you decide who has access. Your data is only for you to see because, well, it’s your data.
Version #
HW: 1 FW: 4.05:04.26 was the version certified
Certification #
Z-Wave Version


As a Z-Wave Plus certified product, Homey supports Z-Wave S2 security. The following security modes are directly supported:


    Athom describes Homey as having the following features:

    • FLiRS capable
    • Supports Network Wide Inclusion
    • Supports Z-Wave Explorer Frames
    • Supports Z-Wave SmartStart allowing you to setup the product simply by scanning its QR code via

    Installation instructions

    To add a device to Homey, press the large ‘+’ in a dotted field. If applicable, you can first move to the relevant room on the left side of the screen. After pressing the plus, follow the on-screen instructions: 1) Choose which device you want to add, 2) Execute

    A device can be removed from the Z-Wave settings page. Navigate to Settings (via my.athom.com) and select 'Z-Wave’. Then, click the ‘Remove node’ button under ‘Network’ and follow the on-screen instructions.

    Factory reset Homey

    To Reset Homey to factory defaults, place Homey upside down. After a few seconds, Homey will initiate a countdown (both visually in the LED ring and verbally trough voice) of 15 seconds. After the countdown had ended, browse on a computer, laptop or tablet to setup.athom.com to initiate a new setup. PLEASE USE THE RESET PROCEDURE ONLY IF YOU EXPERIENCE SEVERE DIFFICULTIES WITH HOMEY'S OPERATING SYSTEM OR WHEN ADVISED TO DO SO BY ATHOM SUPPORT.

    Homey Does not only include Z-Wave, but also many other technologies, making you able to combine Z-Wave devices with many other wireless and smart devices. This way, they can interact with each other in scenarios, are controllable from a single smartphone app, and can be controlled by voice through Homey!

    To add Homey to your current Z-Wave network, start a controller shift on your current controller, navigate to Settings (via my.athom.com) and select 'Z-Wave’. Then, click the ‘Inclusion’ button under ‘Advanced Network Settings’ when prompted by the controller initializing. This will put Homey in learn mode.

    Please note that this is a user manual Homey from Athom is provided as is and without warranty; all information contained herein is provided by the manufacturer or the certifying body. The information provided is for reference only and is not intended to be used as a substitute for professional advice. ZWaveProducts.com only warrants and is only able to support products purchased directly from us. If you have Homey and have not purchased it from us, please contact the manufacturer directly with any further questions you may have.