How to boost the wireless range of your WRT54G2 router

It is possible to safely boost the wireless range using the DD-WRT firmware. After you install the firmware, visit this link to figure out how this can be done. Do not make this value very high, else you could end up with more error packets and performance degradation. A very high value could result in damage to your wireless router. The default value for Linksys wireless routers is ~28, and DD-WRT sets up an initial value of 71. It has worked safely with values upto 81.