Completely Wired


Remodeling the Grid

For those inhabiting an older building, reams of wire in the walls can be an issue during a remodel. They might find several generations of...


To Remove or Not

It used to be easy to figure out whether or not a wire belonged in a wall, and many electricians found they could even use...

A Central Wiring Design

There are as many headaches as there are joys when it comes to remodeling an older home, but taking down unnecessary walls and eliminating miles...


Electricity and Data

The modern world of electronics has made it convenient for many items to be used almost anywhere, and those who use computers and televisions are...

There have been times in the past few decades when it appeared as if every item mankind used was attached to a wire somewhere, but that is no longer the case. Personal electronic devices have gone wireless, and it has given a new lease on life to those building homes, offices and factories. Charging stations have taken the place of wires running through the floors, ceilings and walls, but older buildings often suffer from being completely wired.

Eliminating wiring that is no longer needed can pose issues for those who have decided to remodel any building, but it can also ease the way for new technologies. For anyone trying to update a building, the ability to get rid of all those wires can become a headache or a joy, and it largely depends upon how much needs removal or disguise. Not all wires and cables will have to be taken out, but the ends will need to be placed out of sight for those seeking polished finishes.