Things used in this project

Hardware components:
Photon new
Particle Photon
13285 01
PIR Motion Sensor (generic)
12002 04
Breadboard (generic)
09590 01
LED (generic)
Omron b3f 1000 image 75px
Tactile Button Switch (6mm) Single
Adafruit industries ada1536 image
11026 02
Jumper wires (generic)
Software apps and online services:
IFTTT Maker service
Google sheets
Google Sheets


PIR Motion Sensor Schematic
Senses motion
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BUZZER Schematic
Buzzer sounds until button is pushed
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PIR Motion Sensor CodeC/C++
int inputPin = D0;              // choose the input pin (for PIR sensor)
int ledPin = D1;                // LED Pin
int pirState = LOW;             // we start, assuming no motion detected
int val = 0;                    // variable for reading the pin status

int calibrateTime = 10000;      // wait for the calibration

void setup()
  pinMode( ledPin, OUTPUT );
  pinMode(inputPin, INPUT);     // declare sensor as input

void loop()

  // if the sensor is calibrated
  if ( calibrated() )
  // get the data from the sensor

    // report it out, if the state has changed

void readTheSensor() {
  val = digitalRead(inputPin);

bool calibrated() {
  return millis() - calibrateTime > 0;

void reportTheData() {

  // if the sensor reads high
  // or there is now motion
  if (val == HIGH) {

    // the current state is no motion
    // i.e. it's just changed
    // announce this change by publishing an event
    if (pirState == LOW) {
      // we have just turned on
      // Update the current state
      pirState = HIGH;
      setLED( pirState );
  } else {
    if (pirState == HIGH) {
      // we have just turned of
      // Update the current state
      pirState = LOW;
      setLED( pirState );

void setLED( int state )
  digitalWrite( ledPin, state );
Buzzer CodeC/C++
int refill = 0;
int buzz = D0;  //pin call out for the buzzer
int buzzer = D3; //pin call out for the pushbutton

 int  x, minX;
void setup() {
    pinMode(D7, OUTPUT);
    pinMode(buzzer, INPUT_PULLDOWN);
    pinMode(buzz, OUTPUT);
    digitalWrite(buzz, LOW);
    Particle.subscribe("designingiot/s17/jadam125", myHandler, "36003a000347353138383138" );  //id for the particle

void myHandler(const char *event, const char *data)

void loop() {

 digitalWrite(D7, HIGH);
    if (data)
         digitalWrite(buzz, HIGH);
        refill = refill+1;
        Particle.publish("refill",String(refill)); //publishes to IFTTT to send text message and graph data
   delay(2000); //2 second delay
   digitalWrite(D7, LOW);
 if(digitalRead(buzzer) == HIGH)
        digitalWrite(buzz, LOW);  



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