you said you posted those pics? you said it was your dads office, and the description of the pic you posted is this.......
This is a new update to my server room (at work)... heh heh... redid all the cables and put in all new 10/100 Dlink Switches with 1000 links as well.. Took about 12 hours with 4 people to do. We replaced all the cables. It still looks messy but we had no choice as we did it during a weekday and had the entire network down all day.
When all else fails...Ham Radio!
I still have the same old HP DV9700T laptop I've had for years...still kickin'