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How to improve or boost wireless cellphone reception in a Steel Building

A very common problem is getting wireless cellphone reception in a building with a steel roof or steel/aluminum siding. By installing aluminum siding or a steel roof, you have effectively blocked most cellular wirless signals from entering your building.

What's the answer? It's called a repeater system. A Repeater system is used to bring the signal from outside the building to an amplifier and rebroadcast it inside via the coverage antenna. Thereby allowing full communication with the cellular carrier. It also works well for increasing data speeds!

Repeater system for use in a steel building to improve wireless cellphone coverage

Depending on the size of the inside area of your building, we have systems to cover most any area. You will also need to determine which carrier(s) you need to bring to the inside of your building.

We have a wide assortment of repeater systems to accomodate most every need.

If you need help selecting the proper system for your needs, please don't hesitate to call or email us. We'll be happy to help. Our representatives are both friendly and knowledgeable. 1(800) 238-2811

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Dual Band Repeater - Small office (up to 5K sq ft) for all carriers except Nextel

CM Series Repeater for Verizon, AT&T and others (up to 50,000 sq ft)

C6 Gold Series Large Area Repeater for Verizon, AT&T and others (up to 75,000 sq ft)

Another possible option...

If by chance you are only trying to improve the reception for one phone or data card and don't want to spend the money on a repeater system, you could simply use an external antenna outside and attach a cable to your device. Please note, not all data cards or cellphones have a port for attaching an external antenna, so this may not apply to you. To determine if your device has a port, please find your make and model on our adapters page.

You will need three separate items to make the setup work:

An antenna, a cable to go from the outside to the inside and an adapter to enable you to attach the whole thing to your data card or cellphone.

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