Homeboy - A better home control experience for Insteon

A better home control experience for Insteon

Homeboy apps for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone.
Quick access to all devices, favorites, and rooms.
What is Homeboy?

Use your iOS or Android device or Windows Phone to control Insteon lights and appliances in your home from anywhere with an Internet connection. Homeboy uses the native look and feel of your device to provide your entire family with a simple way of controlling the home. Set up your Insteon home and devices using Insteon’s own Insteon for Hub app, then use Homeboy to control it all. Just sign in with your Insteon account credentials.


The Homeboy apps provide an alternative and better user experience for Insteon Hub (2245-222) owners. The apps offer:

  • Quick access to your Insteon devices, scenes, favorites, and rooms
  • Environment control with Insteon fans and thermostats
  • Device statuses throughout a home with one glance
  • Familiar look and feel for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone
  • Support for multitasking mode on newer iPad devices
How does it work?
Compatible with Insteon Hub

Homeboy works with the second generation Insteon Hub (2245-222), which is a simple and straightforward device that connects you to your home from any smartphone or tablet, anywhere in the world. Control Insteon light bulbs, wall switches, outlets, and much more while at home or away. Quickly and easily trigger scenes that let you control multiple devices simultaneously. Plus, there are no monthly fees!

Get the Insteon Hub

The Insteon Hub is available to purchase online from Amazon and Smarthome.

Buy the Insteon Hub from Amazon Buy the Insteon Hub from Smarthome
Insteon Hub V2 (2245-222)
What our users are saying
"A fast and simple alternative to the official Insteon app." - Anthony W.
"After I realized the Insteon app no longer worked [on Windows 10 Mobile] I found this. It is much faster than the official Insteon app." - Lloyd C.
Meet the team

We are a team of Insteon enthusiasts, passionate about home control and automation. We believe that the user experience for home control and automation should be much better than what’s currently available and affordable. That’s why we created Homeboy.

Matt Wilks
Matt Wilks
Homeboy of Operations

Josh Pollard
Josh Pollard
Homeboy of Technology

Richard Gunther
Richard Gunther
Homeboy of User Experience