Whew... that was rough. But after just over two week I finally recieved it, the Mi Casa Verde Vera. Its a Home Controller and a Wireless router all in one. Vera mean "border" in spanish. So far I must say that I'm liking the attention Mi Casa Verde put into the users first experience. Nice tutorials piped in from YouTube give it a well rounded setup process. At least, so it seemed...
Well its been a week since I started this thread covering my purchase experience from zwaveproducts.com, and I must say that I've grown a lot as a human being in this time. I've learned patience, a new way to look at frustration, and the value of the dollar.
Wow, what a horrible experience its been working zwaveproducts.com. I placed my first Home Automation order through them on 1/9/10. The website seemed nice enough, but after submitting my order, it has been hell ever since. Zwaveproducts.com is almost completely unresponsive. Here is my review of the transaction.
Z-Wave is a next-generation wireless ecosystem that lets all your home electronics talk to each other, and to you, via remote control. It uses simple, reliable, low-power radio waves that easily travel through walls, floors and cabinets. Z-Wave control can be added to almost any electronic device in your house, even devices that you wouldn't ordinarily think of as "intelligent," such as appliances, window shades, thermostats and home lighting.