What to use to fish wire through walls?
Run Fish Stick Through Holes
The fish stick (also called a fish tape or glow rod) is a flexible rod with a small hook attached to the end. Use the fish stick to catch and pull the wires through the space behind the walls. The fish stick helps run the cords and wires through if there’s insulation in the wall.
Can you fish electrical wire through walls?
One of the basic skills of DIY electrical is knowing how to make connections inside switch, light and outlet boxes. But being able to “fish” wire, as the pros call it, through your walls lets you add new switches, lights and outlets exactly where you want them, or add communication cable like Cat 6 yourself.
How do you fish cable through a cavity wall?
Drill a small hole (about 2/10 inch) in both ends of the tongue to enable a cable to be looped through. Push the tongue into the wall and feed it through until it appears at the other end.