Modern lifestyles rely on the internet as an essential component of daily living. Everything from video surveillance and remote door locks to home office conferencing and even your refrigerator connects to the internet these days.
Nearly every aspect of your entertainment likely uses your home network to deliver streaming content from Netflix, Hulu, TIDAL, Qobuz, and more to your devices. Whether you’re watching a 4K movie in the home theater or listening to music throughout the house or outdoors, a consistent and reliable connection is vital.
A poor connection causes lag, synchronization issues, and the dreaded buffering message, degrading your enjoyment. When network issues arise in your Park City, UT, home, do you know what internet troubleshooting steps you can take to remedy the problem yourself or know when to call for more help? We’ll provide some clarity below.
When looking into trouble with connectivity, the first concept to understand is the difference between the network in your home and the internet. It has become common for people to refer to both simply as 'The WiFi' when in reality they’re describing multiple systems.
An issue can arise at any point in these three systems. There may be trouble in your home network, wireless connection issues, or your ISP may be down in your area. How do you know where the problem stems from?
We have all been there: you are watching a show and the ‘device disconnected from the internet’ message appears, leaving you floundering to restore a connection. Following a few basic troubleshooting diagnostics helps you fix the problem or determine if a technician is required.
The first thing to do is verify whether the outage is from one device or the whole house. Best practice is to:
Still no luck? It’s time to call in a technician to diagnose and fix the problem.
We build better home networks for your luxury home and stand behind them with expert services and resolution when needed. Are you looking to upgrade to a reliable connection for your home and entertainment? Call us at 801-996-3146 or fill out an online contact form to start the conversation.
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