How can I extend the range of my Wi-Fi?

Episode 1105 (14:24)

Pat from Corona, CA

Pat would like to extend his Wi-Fi signal out to his huge back yard, up to 800 to 1000 feet. Leo says that's a long way. Wi-Fi usually goes about 150 feet, maybe 600 feet if it's line of sight. Leo says it'll be a lot easier to string a wire. Pat could buy bridges and boosters, but there's limits to the power drive it. has directional Wi-Fi Antennas and Pat will need them on both sides.