A structured wiring cabinet can basically be thought of as the brains for all of the technology in your home. With a structured wiring system, all of your phone, television, and networking wires are home run into an easy to access cabinet. As you can see in the picture to the right, the cabinet provides a centralized location for your television splitters, your phone distribution system, and even a spot to place your modem, router, or network switch. Besides being much more aesthetically pleasing, a structured wiring cabinet can make replacing equipment or simply just accessing the equipment you have much easier. While structured wiring systems are not required to have in your home, they are certainly beneficial. Especially in homes that have a copious amount of wiring.