Genesis Cable Systems, Pleasant Prairie, Wis., has announced it's offering a free guidebook about residential structured cabling titled “Future Proofing Your Home,” which is intended for homeowners, contractors, and homebuilders. This brochure explains how a structured cabling system works, what it can do to enhance the value of a home, and how affordable it can be to install.

Some of the options of structured cabling include a built-in fire and burglar alarm system, video for child monitoring from any room, complete audio and home theater capabilities, high-speed Internet, control zoned heating and air-conditioning, and smart appliances.

For more information, visit