Cables

Automated Lighting, Temp Control Lead the Way in 'Smart' Homes and Businesses

Whether customers are building a new home or renovating an old one, some of their top concerns are shaped by a tech-enabled lifestyle. We're becoming increasingly accustomed to extreme convenience, and we expect our homes to be "smart" just like our phones and TVs. We're also more concerned about…


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Trends in LAN Cables and Premise Cabling

Businesses today are internet-driven. Without a doubt, after the lights and heat are working, internet access is on everybody's mind. Internet speeds impact retail business revenues. Slow network speeds lead to poor customer service ratings and frustration among knowledgeable workers. The race is…


As Trade War Deepens, U.S. Made Wire & Cable is a Safer Option

The United States and China are the world's two largest economies, and, for the past year, they have been locked in a grueling trade war. The US-China trade war has resulted in the imposition of heavy tariffs by both countries against each other. These tariffs, along with likelihood of future…


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Today's Security Equipment Install, Its Critical Nature, and the Role Security Cable Plays

In today’s sophisticated security installations, cable makes up about ten percent of the cost. That's because a high-performing system requires cable products that can keep up with the latest technological demands. The security, alarm, and control cables you select for your project will determine…


Trends in Home Theater and Multimedia in 2019 and Beyond

With the ubiquity of Netflix and other streaming content, the option to stay in for a quality home theater experience continues to grow in popularity in 2019.  Trends such as home automation, soundbars, multiple screens in place of projectors, and virtual reality make now the perfect time to…


Security, Surveillance Tech Evolving at Warp Speed

Security and surveillance technology is evolving at warp speed. Cameras and monitoring systems are becoming “smarter,” and security system cable configurations are becoming more powerful. These advancements are making security systems increasingly compatible with powerful new IP cameras and…


Trends in Power over Ethernet and Extending Distances

Have you ever used the Internet of Things (IoT)? Chances are that you have, whether or not you realize it. Every time you swipe a name badge or use a home voice-activated controller, you're using smart technology. In recent years, smart tech has grown roots in every area of our lives. Doctors’…


Power Over Ethernet and What It Means for Consumers and Homeowners

When you think about the data revolution, it’s probably WiFi, not Ethernet, that comes to mind. But Ethernet as we know has come quite a long way. Where before it was limited by the size and length of the cable, and the amount of power it could transmit to a connected device, Ethernet has evolved…


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You Need Interlocked Armored Fiber Optic Cable, Find Out Why.

Fiber Optic Cables are utilized for many different applications. Essential data is constantly being transferred.  From local area networks connecting communications throughout an office building to cell phones when you are out and about, you want to be connected.  You need a reliable cable that can…


The S stands for service...breaking down the SOOW

What is an SOOW cord? Each letter in the name SOOW stands for something specific.  Broken down the letters represent: Service Cord Oil resistant jacket Oil resistant insulation Weather/Water resistant   S – The S stands for Service SOOW cord is a flexible service cord that supplies up to…