Homementors - home automation training courses & books

A media publishing company that features various smart home books and home automation courses.


How’s it Going? and welcome to HomeMentors.com – a media publishing company that features various smart home books, live events and home automation courses.

HomeMentors.com is a place for you to come and understand the amazing lifestyle-enhancing benefits of integrating light control, Independent Living 2.0 systems, IP camera’s, home Automation alarm systems, multi-room music 2.0 equipment, automated blinds, wearable devices, smart thermostats, and much more into your home!


Gerard -is 46 years old and originally from Cork in Ireland, married to Olive with five kids ranging from 5 to 16 years olde – so a busy house!


Over the past 20 years, Gerard has served in a variety of management, engineering, and commercial positions in both public and private industry sectors.

Other professional achievements including authoring a number of books, including:

  • 13 Ways to Use Technology to Live Independently at Home for Longer!,
    ISBN: 978-0-9574307-4-7, (Published 2013)
  • Manage Your Home with a Smartphone App!, ISBN: 978-0-9574307-0-9
    (Published, 2012)
  • IPTV Services and Technologies, Wiley, ISBN: 978-0-470-16372-6
    (Published 2008)
  • Co-authored Home Technology Integrator Certification Lab: ISBN 1-58122-070-7 (Published 2004)
  • Essential Guide to Home Networking; ISBN-10: 0130198463 Published (2001)
  • Essential Guide to Digital Set-top Boxes and Interactive TV, Prentice Hall, ISBN-10: 0130173606 (Published 1999)

Over the years Gerard has been given the role as a commentator on industry events and trends in the smart home industry sector and been quoted in a number of premier business publications. Additionally he has presented papers at a handful of conferences around the world.

On the education front, he holds electronics and information technology qualifications from the University of Limerick in Ireland.