Cable and Telephone Wiring

Upgrade communications wiring and hardware for better reception with less interference.

Required Tools for this Project

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
  • Stepladder
  • 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.