This 2-hour video demonstrates everything you'll need to know to retrofit all types of cable into existing homes. Part 1 covers old and new house framing and where to run cables, locating existing in-wall systems (electrical, plumbing, gas, A/C, etc.), and retrofit job planning. Part 2 covers retrofit installation tools and installation techniques in our studio retrofit house. This part includes drill bits, shaft extensions, drill guides, fish rods and tapes, exploratory tools, retrieval tools, and safety equipment. It also takes you step-by-step through the most common retrofit techniques using the most appropriate tools.
Planning the retrofit job
Developing your X-ray vision
Understanding platform and balloon framing
Making openings in different wall materials
Mastering drilling and fishing techniques
Running wires between floors
Using specialized retrofit tools
Dealing with insulation
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