Open-source and privacy-first home automation with an emphasis on local control and backed by a worldwide community. Runs on Raspberry Pi or local server. .
- Home Assistent had more customizable interface settings and is going to be the leading Home Automation tool soon if it isn't already. See the forums for some examples
- HassOS, an OS made for running Home Assistant makes installing new apps very straightforward through addons. Lovelace UI is also extremely flexible and customisable.
- User friendly updates, auto discovery of devices, supports almost all protocols. Configuration in YAML might take some time to get used to.