Voila, the bulb ceases being smart. But instead of the lights turning on and staying, the switch’s relay starting clicking on and off. I have renamed them to plug and switch. I have set up two smart plugs using smart life to control two lamps. If you have a number of appliances connected via a power board to the Smart Power Plug, remove the appliances one at a time to see which one is turning the Smart Power Plug off. For example, the preamble can be taken as: Plus, if your smart bulb doubles as a Wi-Fi or Bluetooth speaker, it will remain mysteriously silent. Imagine that your friend is blinking a lamp, and you need to keep track of how long it was on with the help of a stopwatch. Smart outlets are a cheap way to turn your ordinary appliances and fixtures into smart devices. TP-Link Kasa Switches and Plugs randomly turning on/off. Set up was a breeze, as was integrating with Amazon Alexa. Smart bulbs acting up? The switch was unresponsive to manual switching or to SmartThings. How to set up a smart plug . Its on-off timing schedule won't work, a critical home safety function of nearly all smart bulbs. If you're not tech savvy, don't worry. There's no smart device that's easier to set up than a smart plug. Some heaters draw an electric current above the safety limit. They were both working until a few days ago. They worked flawlessly in the sense that they turned on when I wanted and off when I wanted. But the problem is that the wall switch keeps getting disconnected from wifi. We turn on the LED light and after a while it turns off and then goes back on and then a little while later off and on again. Lamp one is called "Man Cave Light" and lamp 2 "Lounge Light". I have been using Alexa for a long time without issue. I’ve had the GE Z-wave Toggle Switch running my front outside lights for 2+ years (purchased March 2016). Then turn off Wi-fi on the mesh (or just switch the mesh off) and connect your smart home device to the 2.4ghz band on your old router. I got a Google Home and some TP-Link Smart Plugs (HS100) for my birthday a couple months ago. Hi, I started with a basic Smart Things set, the hub and one plug-in outlet switch. With a smart outlet, you can turn your appliances on and off from your phone, or (in some cases) with your voice through devices like the Amazon Echo. I have disconnected and connected the account. I have reset the smart plugs. Turning down the temperature on the heater may stop the Smart Power Plug switching off. After having a connectivity issue with 1 light switch and deleting/readding in Smartthings, Alexa will not turn it off/on. But not every device will work with smart outlets. QUESTION. I used the plugs on some lamps around the house. iHome smart plugs randomly turning on and off. In the past week it has started to act funny. I have the outlet switch hooked up to a lamp and I can issue verbal commands to alexa to turn the lamp on/off. We have had a LED light in the family room for several months now. 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