Protect appliances and prevent frequent actions in Home Assistant by creating a "cool down" switch.
Have your couch tell the TV to pause when you get up for a snack, and unpause when you sit back down.
Tidy your cabling and get remote power management by using your PoE switch to power your Phillips Hue bridge.
California, Texas, and Ontario residents can leverage their home automation hobbies for a greater purpose.
It's possible to gain home automation control over your standard in-wall switches without wiring using a Kickstarter project.