[TriLUG] Question about wiring a new home with Cat6/e
jim at neuse.net
Tue Nov 7 10:39:48 EST 2006
Smart man. I have 3" PVC going from 1st floor to basement and the same
going from 1st floor to 2nd floor.
Jim Ray, President
Neuse River Networks
tel: 919-838-1672 cell: 919-606-1772
> -----Original Message-----
> From: trilug-bounces at trilug.org [mailto:trilug-bounces at trilug.org] On
> Behalf Of Josh Vickery
> Sent: Tuesday, November 07, 2006 10:12 AM
> To: Triangle Linux Users Group discussion list
> Subject: Re: [TriLUG] Question about wiring a new home with Cat6/e
> I've always dreamed of putting cable runners in the walls. Big 3"
> pipes that drop straight down from the attic to the crawlspace or
> basement, with cut outs at each room. I figure that would be the best
> way to "future proof" the wiring in a house, where future proofing
> includes everything from needing better cable for streaming video to
> wanting to run some speaker wire that I hadn't planned on. Has anyone
> done anything like this?
> On 11/7/06, Jim Wright <wrightjim at gmail.com> wrote:
> > OlsonE at aosa.army.mil wrote:
> > > I'm also considering the future resale value of the house. Having it
> > > wired for voice and data (the right way) -- would definitely add some
> > > "added value". Not to mention it would lure in some techies!
> > >
> > While there is probably some value in that (the person I sold my house
> > to didn't have a clue), the real value for me came in not having wires
> > strung in odd places that pissed my wife off.
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