LAN

Home Network Geekiness (Power over Ethernet)

About two and one-half years ago, I did some house wiring to facilitate home networking in our then recently purchased house built before the age of the internet. That involved using the attic as a central location due to the ease of running network cable for some ports and wireless…


5-port swtich

Wiring a Local Area Network (LAN) in Your Home

If you’re considering doing this, you need to be comfortable with exploring in your attic, drilling holes, and stripping wires.  You’ll have to deftly walk on just the edges of the 2x4s so you don’t put your foot through the ceiling. You’ll also want to consider that if you have…