Josh App Tutorial: Shade Control 😎

2 min readJan 16, 2024

Transform your home shading experience with Josh! Easily manage all of your preferences, schedules, and activations to set the perfect ambiance for any occasion.

At, our team is dedicated to enhancing the user experience. We’re not just focused on developing cutting-edge products and features; it’s equally important to equip our customers with engaging and informative educational materials. This enables them to fully appreciate and utilize the smart home capabilities we offer. The Josh App’s blend of customizable control features, along with the ease of intuitive voice commands, opens up a world of endless interaction possibilities for our clients with their environment.

This week’s tutorial highlights shade control using the Josh App, as well as a nice array of practical voice commands for shade management. It’s an excellent resource for newcomers to Josh or for those eager to explore new functionalities within the app!

App Overview

Voice Command Overview

While the Josh App offers the controllers shown above, it also features the ability to give voice commands. By simply pressing the blue microphone button, users can effortlessly open or close shades, set shade levels, and schedule shades to open or close at specific times.

An example of Josh’s advanced voice features includes the ability to activate devices based on an environmental conditional, such as by issuing a command like, “Close the shades at sunset.”

To gain a deeper understanding of Josh’s voice capabilities, we recommend trying the examples above and referring to our command guide. This resource has been crafted to guide your interactions while optimizing your Josh experience.

View Josh’s Voice Command Guide HERE is an artificial intelligence agent for your home. If you’re interested in learning more, visit us at

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