Why quality television is more accessible than ever

The nights are getting darker and colder meaning one thing: more TV and more films. Yet while our appetite for watching the latest block-busters and binge-watching TV series after TV series goes unabated, two fairly mainstream services shut their doors recently. Both LoveFilm and the BBC Store called it a day just as we entered… Read more »

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Why would you need an aerial for your radio?

Problems with radio reception are all too common and can be incredibly frustrating. That familiar buzzing, different shows fading in and out, loss of signal and channels being unavailable can interrupt your listening pleasure in the car and at home. The good news, however, is that there are steps you can take to boost your… Read more »

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Choice – the must-have television accessory

There is a generation of younger people who cannot remember when there were just four television channels to choose from. Back in the day, the dawn of Channel 5 was a huge event. Today there are so many channels that the majority of people would not be able to name them all – or get… Read more »

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4K TV – bringing the television to life

One thing is for certain the devil is certainly in the details when it comes to television technology. HD, ultra HD and now 4k televisions all vie to catch our attention – or more specifically to catch our attention and keep us mesmerised by the intricate details they display on our television. Picture quality and… Read more »

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Mirror, mirror on the wall will you be replaced by a wall-mounted TV?

When did televisions become the new focal point in homes? There would have been a time in the not very distant past when if the question ‘where are you going to put the TV?’ was met with ‘above the fire’ it would have been seen at the very least as laughable. Fast forward a few… Read more »

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Does the size of your TV really matter?

Are you a Baby Boomer who remembers the original Sony Trinitron TV? Or was the 90s wide screen TV, complete with extra large depth more your era? Whatever distant memory the first household TV holds for you, the size and shape will have been somewhat different to the modern screen of today. Bringing home cinema… Read more »

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How to set up a simple home cinema system

Buying a home cinema system requires installation which you may or may not know how to do effectively. Here is a quick guide to setting up a simple home cinema system:   1. The first thing to do is to plug in the system. Cables should be attached to the speakers and then to the… Read more »

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The Advantages of a Smart House

Many people think that having a Smart House is an expensive investment which is complicated to use. However, Smart Homes are not only affordable options for homeowners but, thanks to the technology, also very easy and intuitive to use. You can control every device and make your life much more convenient and efficient. The following… Read more »

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TV Buying Guide

What is the perfect TV? There is no universal answer to this question because it all depends on your individual/family needs. The ideal TV is the one that can provide the best experience when you watch specific things you like to watch. Here’s a quick guide on what to look out for: Picture quality This… Read more »

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How to check if a TV aerial is working

When people see that there is a message that there is no signal on the screen of their TV, they usually assume that that’s why their TV doesn’t start with the auto setup activity. But, how can you be sure that your TV aerial is working or not? There are actually two options that can… Read more »

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How to get better Freeview reception

There are occasions when you could get problems with your TV reception. For instance, you may get a pixelated or blocky picture or maybe missing channels. In many of these situations this is just a temporary issue that goes away on its own and in other situations, there’s usually a simple solution. However, there are… Read more »

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What you need to know before buying a TV aerial or satellite dish

The vast majority of households have a TV but not all people access the same shows and channels in the same way. Some may be using cable TV, an option that requires a monthly or yearly subscription to a cable TV provider. In addition, there are people that use dishes and antennas like Satellite TV… Read more »

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How to Get Started with Home Automation

Home automation was something that many people dreamed about in the 1970s and 1980s, but today this dream has become reality. What is even better is that home automation is no longer considered a luxury and almost every homeowner can use it. Without any doubt, home automation is a smart investment that brings many different… Read more »

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A guide to selecting and setting up the best indoor aerial

If you can’t or don’t want to install a rooftop aerial, you can use an indoor TV aerial to get the most from your Freeview channels. The location of your home, the position where the aerial is placed and the size of the buildings around your home will affect the signal so this will need… Read more »

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Why pay TV is better than Freeview

Why should you pay for TV provided by Sky, BT, Virgin media or other popular networks when you already have a Freeview option? Thanks to the emergence of digital TV, people now have the chance to watch multiple channels with excellent reception. Freeview is now providing great content to every household in the UK regardless… Read more »

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Why you should hire a professional aerial installer

Watching TV shows and movies has always been one of the favourite pastimes for people of all ages. In recent times, we have witnessed a great advancement in technology which has led to the creation of some fantastic new TV equipment to watch entertainment on. But, in order to enjoy all these benefits, you must… Read more »

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Why you should hire a professional aerial installer

Watching TV shows and movies has always been one of the favourite pastimes for people of all ages. In recent times, we have witnessed a great advancement in technology which has led to the creation of some fantastic new TV equipment to watch entertainment on. But, in order to enjoy all these benefits, you must… Read more »

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Top 3 streaming boxes and sticks – Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV box, Apple TV

Streaming boxes and sticks are some of the most popular tech gadgets available today. They provide high resolution entertainment and streaming of the most popular movies, TV shows and games and people can’t get enough of them. There are many different streaming boxes and sticks on the market, so how do you choose? In this… Read more »

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How to improve a poor TV signal

Watching TV is one of the most relaxing activities that we do and whenever we want to chill out, it’ s usually in front of our favourite programmes on the box. However, this relaxing experience can be ruined If you have a poor TV signal. As a matter of fact, if you have a TV… Read more »

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Amazon Prime Instant vs Now TV

Most of us are big fans of movies and TV shows so for those of you who want to enjoy brand new and popular TV shows and films, having a streaming service subscription is a must. There are many streaming services like this in the UK, but two of them dominate this market – Amazon… Read more »

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How to choose the right outdoor aerial

Purchasing the ideal outdoor TV aerial for your home can be a daunting task and there are many factors that contribute to getting the decision right. In many cases, using a larger aerial will be more beneficial, so if you live a long way from a transmitter it may be a good idea to focus… Read more »

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How Watching TV Is Changing

If you belong to the (slightly) older generation, you probably remember the times when people talked about the premiere of some TV show’s episode with their colleagues the day after the show was shown on TV. You would speculate what would happen next and couldn’t wait for the following week to watch the next episode…. Read more »

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How home automation can reduce energy costs

Home automation is revolutionising how the modern home operates. Smart interior lighting management, window shades with a motorized mechanism and many other innovative solutions make the lives of people who live in these homes much easier. There are many people who are well-aware of the usefulness of home automation, but they are not considering this… Read more »

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How to fix common Freeview digital signal problems

What is the status of your Digital TV signal? Do you enjoy a great viewing experience or are you still experiencing problems? Many experts agree that the switch to digital television was not as smooth as it could have been and that this transition caused quite a few problems in the UK. If you are… Read more »

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How to Spot a Cowboy Aerial Installer

No matter what kind of equipment or device you are installing in your home or office, you should always look for a professional installation company. The situation is no different when it comes to aerial installation companies. If you want everything to go smoothly, you will need to acquire the help of a qualified, licensed,… Read more »

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Virgin Or Sky – Which Will You Choose?

Virgin and Sky are high-quality competitors in the telecommunication industry. Both companies offer some great choices, which make the decision about which one to pick that much harder. It all depends on what exactly you are looking for, and what kind of services you need. Here are some facts about both operators which may help… Read more »

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A Perfect Guide For Sky Receiver Tuning

Sky Receivers are known for their quality and ability to provide hundreds of excellent TV channels in our homes. In order to enjoy all the benefits of Sky Receivers users must connect their receiver to a satellite dish and TV. The good news is that this process is very simple. You can finish this task… Read more »

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3 Tips To Help You Choose The Right Outdoor Aerial

The right TV aerial depends on a few factors, such as where you live and how far away the nearest transmitter is. Installing a TV aerial can be tricky, so before you go ahead and make a purchase, make sure you know you’re getting the right one. Read our 3 tips to help you choose… Read more »

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How to Improve your Digital TV signal

Digital TV has been a major leap forward in quality and clarity since the old analogue days but if your signal isn’t up to scratch then it can still lead to poor picture and sound quality, with your audio and video cutting in and out, causing you lots of frustration. If you’re suffering from a… Read more »

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Top 5 most popular TV series in the UK

We Brits love TV. There’s nothing we like more than cracking open a box set on a rainy Sunday afternoon and ‘vegging’ out in front of the box. Fortunately in the UK we make lots of great TV and we also get the pick of the crop stateside as well. For this blog we thought… Read more »

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The Benefits of IRS for Property Developers

If you are a property developer in the process of developing properties for multiple occupancy then an IRS system (Integrated Reception System) is the ideal choice for giving the occupants access to terrestrial and satellite television services. With a single antenna you can supply all the homes on the same site, eliminate the need for… Read more »

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Upgrading your satellite dish

If you’re currently having trouble with your satellite dish or the signal isn’t as good as you’d like it to be, it may be time you considered an upgrade, especially if you want to enjoy all the benefits of HD satellite channels. Over time, satellite dishes can be damaged by bad weather and result in… Read more »

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Is home automation only for the rich and famous?

Lights that automatically turn on when you walk into a room and turn themselves off when you leave, all your audio devices controlled by one app and curtains that can be drawn with a touch of a button. These are things that home automation can give you and now that this technology is more commonplace… Read more »

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Sky – Can I have one Sky box for the whole house?

The quick answer to this is yes. Rather than having Sky multiroom where you would need 2 sky satellite receivers and have to pay for 2 subscriptions, it’s possible to take a feed from your Sky box and run it into different rooms of your house. That is the beauty of Home AV! This means… Read more »

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How Digital TV has changed our viewing experience

From viewing digital television on new devices to a staggering range of new online services, massive changes have swept across television in the past decade. The way we consume content has changed dramatically and with it has many of our viewing habits. With the right set-up families can now watch TV in a variety of… Read more »

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Netflix vs Amazon Instant Video

There is no doubt that subscription streaming services are becoming very popular in the UK with the two major players being Netflix and Amazon. For a monthly subscription fee both of these give you access to a large quantity of content which you can stream to a variety of devices such as smart TVs, tablets… Read more »

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Where should you position your HDTV aerial?

The quality of your HDTV signal will be highly dependent on the positioning of your aerial and every home is a bit different in this respect. For your home the best position might be the roof, your loft, on top of your garage and any number of other places. This is when it pays to… Read more »

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What is 4K TV?

4K TV is the next generation of televisions that are now available. Also known as ultra HD or UHD the television picture quality is a staggering four times the detail of HD making your viewing experience the best it has ever been. A 4K ultra HD TV picture is 3,840 x 2,160 pixels, giving you… Read more »

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How to get the most from your Freeview channels

Aerial Services offer an extensive service for all your Freeview aerial requirements. Whether you need advice about Freeview aerials or simply looking for a Freeview installation then we are here to help you. All of our engineers are highly experienced and trained and over the years we have built a strong reputation for providing expert… Read more »

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Successful TV Wall Mounting Ideas and Tips

If you’ve just bought a large screen Plasma or LCD television, then mounting that TV on the wall can make a lot of sense. It will free up space in the home and will give you the great viewing capability.   TV wall mounting can be relatively simple, but it’s also easy to make a… Read more »

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Why bad weather can affect your TV viewing

If the wind is howling a gale outside or there’s heavy snow and your TV reception is playing up then there’s a good chance that the two are connected. Bad weather such as gale-force winds, heavy snow and even heavy rain can sometimes disrupt your TV aerial services when they are being delivered through satellite…. Read more »

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The Evolution of TV

Our infographic shows the evolution of TV up to today and the advanced technology that we are used to. We are a digital TV aerials Company Call us for aerials and TV wall mounting.

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Avoid costly digital TV Aerial Services

If you are looking for top quality TV aerials or digital TV service at a great price, then Aerial Services can help. We carry out TV aerial installations and satellite installation, TV wall mounting and provide Sky installation services for prices which are affordable and won’t make a huge dent in your finances! If you… Read more »

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Hire a Professional Aerial Installer in Croydon

Aerial Services provide a wide range of digital TV aerial installation services across the Croydon area. If you want to hire a professional aerial installer in Croydon here are some of the services that we can offer: Digital TV Aerials – we can help you if you are experiencing a poor TV signal or if… Read more »

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Importance of Quality TV Aerials

We spend quite a lot of our leisure time watching television, listening to music, playing video games etc and we also spend quite a lot of money on our TV and audio equipment so that we can receive the best viewing and listening experience. What we don’t think about so much is the quality of… Read more »

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Facts You Must Know About Digital Aerial Installation

Before having a digital aerial installed it’s always worth doing a bit of homework first before deciding on who to hire for the installation and what type of aerial to get. Here are a few facts you should know about digital aerial installation before you go ahead: There’s no such thing as a digital TV… Read more »

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Things to Know Before a Satellite Installation

Since TV went digital many people have had to get new aerials installed so that they can enjoy everything that digital TV has to offer such as additional channels, great picture and sound quality etc. If you need a new satellite aerial installing there are a few things that you need to be aware of… Read more »

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Satellite Fitter

With 46 years’ experience within the satellite fitting, repair and maintenance industry, Aerial Services has an enviable reputation throughout the London area. As the capital’s leading Satellite Fitter, we pride ourselves on our wide range of quality services for both domestic and commercial customers. If you are currently experiencing poor reception and fuzzy picture quality,… Read more »

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TV Point Installation

Are you looking to install a new TV aerial point in your residential or commercial property? As the UK’s leading provider of TV Point Installation, the professionals here at Aerial Services provide an affordable service to assist you with all your installation and repair needs. Extra TV points have become a necessity in many modern… Read more »

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Aerial Supplies

Here at Aerial Services, we provide both domestic and commercial customers with access to the very best Aerial Supplies in the UK. If you are looking for a qualified engineer to install a TV aerial or satellite dish, then Aerial Services is on hand to help you with the affordable fitting of high quality products…. Read more »

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