Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Tape measure
- Corded drill
- Drill bit set
- Extension cord
- Wire stripper/cutter
You'll need a special Coax Strip and Crimp tool to connect to the F-connectors. You may also need a fish tape to run wires in finished walls and ceilings.
If you're running the wires in finished walls, you'll also need tools to patch and paint the walls.