I live in San Diego and had that exact problem in my
20-year-old stucco house. I finally gave up and ran
network cable throughout (not an easy task, I guarantee
Like the other poster said, I ,too, can
connect to my neighbor's unsecured WLAN just by walking
outside with my notebook computer. If my house did not
have the wire mesh, I could probably get away with not
even subscribing to broadband service.