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Having a LAN allows the computers on your network to communicate and share resources, such as printers.
This requires a router to handle the addressing and traffic and handle the access to the Internet.
Typically a LAN refers to a wired network of computers, servers, and other devices. Adding a wireless access point or using a routaer capable of a wireless connection allows devices to connect wirelessly to the LAN.
Depending on the building and the distance requirements, you may need multiple wireless access points.
WAN refers to the network outside of your LAN. When you connect to the Internet through an Internet Service Provider, they’ll assign you a WAN address. This address can also allow access from locations outside your networks, but the router has to be configured to allow this.
This feature of the router is called a “firewall” and serves to keep your LAN safe from unwanted intrusions with exceptions as needed.