What Is the Lifespan of a TV Aerial?

TV aerials in Romford against blue sky

Whether you’re looking to install a TV aerial or already have one, knowing what determines the lifespan of an aerial is important. Since a TV aerial is outside and thus, exposed to various kinds of weather, there is always a chance that it may get damaged. There are many factors when considering how long before […]

Sky Signal Issues Guide

No signal from TV

Loss of signals is a common issue with household owners due to the dish antenna’s weather and outside placement. The signal issues can be frustrating for someone looking to enjoy their favorite entertainment channel after a hard day’s work. To rectify this situation, we need to check a few boxes. First of all, you can […]

TV Aerial Installation in Hornchurch

TV aerial on romford roof top

Are you looking for a first-class digital TV aerial installation and satellite service in Hornchurch, England? We, at Aerials Direct, are pleased to serve you. Based in Romford, Essex, Aerials Direct has 30 years of industry-wide experience endorsing our resume as the leading choice for digital TV aerial installation company in Hornchurch and several other […]

Can you get an electric shock from TV aerial/sat cable?

man cutting aerial cable

When you plan to spice the coax cable for your satellite receiver or TV, remember your safety is the priority. Before you plan to cut the cable, please remember to cut the power supply first; the electric shock might not be of very high voltage; however, getting an electric shock can always be damaging since […]

Keeping Birds Away From Your Antenna / Aerial

bird on external aerial in romford

Birds will naturally be drawn to rooftops for perching and even nesting. An aerial or TV antenna may be an attractive perching place for our feathered friends. However, birds accumulating, and nesting here can be somewhat of a nuisance. Not only will bird nests interrupt the maintenance or installation of an aerial or antenna, but […]

Which Is The Better Option – Cable Or Satellite?

Man installing a satelite aerial to house

You could argue that smartphones and such devices have taken over from traditional television, but this isn’t necessarily the case. For many homes, the TV is still the focal point, a place where the family socialise and relax. With such a variety of channels available, you are unlikely to see a TV that has just […]