TV Aerials for Freeview
Digital Satellite Installers
RDI registered company Kingston upon Thames KT2
Covering; KT1, KT2, Kingston upon Thames, Hampton Wick, Norbiton
and all surrounding areas
0800 652 9343
07501 505 902
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Freeview reception in the KT1 & KT2 areas
The KT1 & KT2 area is in the main provided freeview television channels by the main London transmitter situated in Crystal Palace.
The freeview reception in KT1 & KT2 can be very good however the equipment needed to provide a good signal varies greatly dependent on your exact location.
The closest main transmitter is Crystal Palace but this can be blocked by the hills and trees between your roof top and the transmitter.
The roof tops of properties to the west of Richmond park tend to have the largest aerial arrays in the area Park Road and Tudor drive plus the side roads off these including Kings road, Queens road and the west side of the hospital can all need larger aerials than would be usual in the area, many properties have aerials with mast head amplifiers installed to gain reception from Hannington transmitter.
Our engineers using their many years experience of local reception conditions would be able to offer free advice and a quotation for the equipment needed to gain the best signals available to your property within your budget.
Whenever possible our first choice would be to use Crystal Palace transmitter as the signals from the aerial would normally be expected to run at least one television set without the need for a mast head amplifier, our advice however would very much depend on exactly where you reside within the area.
Freeview reception has improved since the digital switchover and we have attained good sucsess rates in obtaining a good quality digital signal upon properties that could not get a reliable analogue reception.
It is not always our recommendation to get your digital channels via an aerial as it can sometimes be a cost effective alternative to take the non subscription satellite route to get a reliable reception.
Freesat from the BBC and ITV offers all but a few of the freeview channels and is a viable and cost effective alternative to one of the larger aerial arrays.
The dish needed is a mere 43cm diameter and these can often be installed without the visual impact that one of the larger aerial arrays can present.
Our installers are satellite installation experts and would consider the available options and offer the best solution to each customer’s digital reception needs.
Cable TV or Sky can provide a solution to your reception problems but with the continual subscription of between £20.00 – £40.00 per month and upwards for one room this can work out an expensive option to a TV aerial, this route can become a very costly especially if you have a few TVs to connect, compare these subscriptions to a one off payment for an aerial or freesat system and you would be quid’s in within a few months.
Freeview aerial installations
We supply and install freeview quality approved TV aerials for
Freeview, Freeview HD, Freeview + BT Vision and YouView services.
Most people are now familiar with the services that freeview provides and that if you have a TV or set top box with a built in HD tuner you would also get the freeview HD channels.
A freeview + receiver box would also allow you to pause, rewind and record live TV dependent on the receiver two or three channels can be recorded at the same time.
Similar to a freeview + receiver youview also has the added benefit of allowing seven day scroll back TV plus on demand TV, the youview website has full details.
You would need a good freeview reception and also an internet connection to gain the full benefit of freeview.
BT vision offers a great variety of channels which can add up to a fraction of the monthly subscription of cable or Sky TV.
BT vision subscription package’s start at around £6.00 per month, you can then add services or films on a pay per view basis, this flexibility tends to suit our customers that want to pay only for the films, on demand channels, shows or sports programme’s that they want to watch.
There is an all inclusive package available for those who want everything.
A TV aerial is required and some services are available to consumers within a BT infinity area only.
The BT has a website that gives full details of the services that BT vision offers.
Satellite services in the Kingston upon Thames area
We supply a full range of satellite services in the Kingston upon Thames area including: servicing and repairs of existing systems.
Digital approved quality materials
All aerials we supply are CAI benchmark standard and approved for Freeview reception.
Our engineering staff have the required qualifications to gain membership of the RDI.
When you choose us for your new installation or repair you know you are getting qualified experts.
All of our installers are directly employed by our company. We never sub contact out work.
Aerial repairs and Satellite Repairs
Our service charge includes inspecting your existing aerial or satellite and some labour for repairing a smaller fault without using new parts if this is possible.
Our vehicles are fully stocked and hold any parts that may be needed to allow us to fix the fault there and then.
When carrying out your repair, you would always be aware of the final cost, if new parts are needed we would always explain why and provide a final price as soon as we have diagnosed the problem.
There are No nasty surprises when we present our bill.
We operate a transparent pricing policy, we have ‘No Hidden Extras’.
Aerial repair/service call, from £35.00 + vat + parts if needed
Satellite repair/service call, from £39.00 + vat + parts if needed
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Where could you install my dish?
Our satellite dish installation teams are all special heights trained and equipped, insured, have the access equipment and materials needed to install your satellite dish to any secure fixing on your property including the roof or chimney.
We install European, freesat and Sky systems.
We are Sky independent installers. We offer a dish alignment and repair service to existing Sky customers even where Sky fitters can no longer access your dish. We can also sign up new Sky customers (same contract, same cost).
Money back guarantee
We are very confident that you will be delighted with your new
installation; however if for any reason you are not,
you could just call us and if requested, we would return,
remove our equipment and refund your money in full.
No Fuss – No Quibble – No Risk.
(sensible conditions apply)
All of our works are covered
by our written twelve months parts and labour guarantee.
Please take a look at some of the feedback
our customers have Kindly left us.
“Very efficient and knowledgeable and helpful. Clear explanations.”
Feedback from: Mr Reid Kingston upon Thames KT2, engineers Paul & Tom
“ “I have to say that the office called me very quickly and sent someone to me in under 2 hours – they did not have to go on the roof, lucky for them and managed to get my bedroom aerial working in under an hour. Great work and I have already recommended the company to my neighbour as he has the same issue as me. Many thanks.”
Feedback from: J Raymond Kingston upon Thames KT1 engineers Paul & Tom
Arranged and Installed Sky System
“Very helpful, They called ahead and I was able to leave work and meet the installers saving me having to take a whole day off. They got on with the works and left my house clean and tidy but most importantly with a working satellite, I just wish that I had gone straight to this firm instead of waiting in 3 days to have Sky turn up each time to say they could not do the works for one reason or another. Proper Sky installers.”
Feedback from: Brian Melling Kingston upon Thames KT1 engineers Colin & Jack
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