The Ultimate in Managed Wi-Fi for Your Home or Business

When it comes to the best in high-speed broadband internet and Wi-Fi, Northwest Communications has the technology and support to meet your needs.

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Wireless Router Technology – Fast, Reliable, and Secure

The speed of your home internet can be greatly impacted by the quality of your router. That’s why Northwest Communications provides every high-speed broadband internet customer a Wi-Fi 6 wireless router and technical support at no additional charge. This top-of-the-line technology will allow you to search, stream and surf at blazingly fast speeds across all of your devices throughout your home.

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CommandIQ Mobile App - Control in the Palm of Your Hand

Control your home network with our easy-to-use mobile app. Set up parental controls or a guest network, view connected devices, conduct speed tests, and more. Our CommandIQ app, combined with the Wi-Fi 6 technology and our local tech support, will provide you peace of mind as you manage your network with a few quick taps on your mobile device. The app automatically includes EnhancedIQ and ProtectIQ which provides you full access to parental controls and network security. All for only $6.95/month!

How it works.

Want to learn more? Check out our Quick Start Guide for easy setup instructions, or view our FAQ page for additional resources.

The CommandIQ App


In less than one minute set up your whole system.


The freedom to link your whole home and smart devices.


Get real-time updates on your network security.



Set up Parental Controls and regulate the web with ease.


Create a guest network - connect your friends and family with a small tap.


Manage guest access and network speeds.

EnhancedIQ & ProtectIQ

EnhancedIQ: Enhanced Parental Controls

Establishing rules throughout your home can help keep your family healthy and safe.

  • Family profile tools to manage the content and hours of use for each connected device and each user in the home.
  • Filter content by category, by application, or by website. Allow or block individual apps and websites per user.
  • View approximate usage per device, per user.
  • Schedule offline times.
  • Receive notifications.

ProtectIQ: Enhanced Security Control

Home networks can be the target of cyber-attacks, random probing for vulnerabilities, and unprotected devices. ProtectIQ will provide you with the following protection:

  • Malicious website protection, anti-virus and anti-ransomware, packet inspection, and intrusion detection.
  • Traffic monitoring that automatically blocks anything that looks suspicious coming into the home.
  • Notifications - subscribers using the CommandIQ mobile app will receive notifications when content is blocked.