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Working in the snow

January 17, 2018

Here is a picture from a roof that one of our TV aerial engineers took. As you can see the engineers work in all sorts of weather fitting and repairing TV aerials and satellite systems.  If you require a TV aerial installation in Harrogate or surrounding areas give us a call regardless of the weather […]

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A high gain Freeview aerial installation

January 11, 2018

Here is a picture of a recent TV aerial installation in Wakefield. As you can see we had to fit the aerial to the front of the building as the house didn’t have a chimney and the signal wasn’t good enough to put the aerial in the loft. The installation is a high gain Freeview […]

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Fitting bird spikes to a Freeview television aerial

January 5, 2018

Here are a couple of pictures of a Freeview TV aerial installation in Leeds that we had to fit plastic bird spikes to. The aerial was installed originally to the gable end wall of the house as this was the only place that a good signal could be received, but the problem was that birds […]

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Freesat satellite dish installation on a very large property.

December 22, 2017

Here is a picture of a job that one our satellite dish engineers completed in Darwen. The job was a Freesat satellite dish installation on a very large property. The engineer had to find a line of sight very high up on the building and then run cables neatly all the way around the building, […]

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Here is another SkyQ dish installation that a Sky engineer couldn’t do

December 7, 2017

Here is another SkyQ dish installation that a Sky engineer couldn’t do because of the access. We had to install the dish on a mast above a roof to get a clear signal as some very large trees were in the line of sight. If you have been refused a satellite dish install by Sky […]

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Working on a terraced house at the World Heritage site of Saltaire

November 23, 2017

Working on a terraced house at the World Heritage site of Saltaire in West Yorkshire. The houses were all built for the workers in the Salts mill in the early 1800. Here we installed a Freeview aerial for the customer. We wonder what the Victorian builders would have made of what we were doing??  

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Roof top views on a sunny morning

October 18, 2017

What a great job we have on a morning like this. This is a view from the roof looking over to Pendle Hill that one of our engineers did while doing a TV aerial installation for a bedroom on a terrace house in Nelson Lancashire. The roof was very steep and slippy but with the […]

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Reasons for a fault on a TV aerial

October 13, 2017

There are many reasons for a fault on an aerial, occasionally we come across a new one, such as this, a nail has been inserted into the aerial junction box. The customer called us out as they were experiencing some difficulties with their TV reception, on checking the aerial and cable everything was found to […]

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A Freeview aerial on a very high gable end wall.

October 3, 2017

A Freeview TV aerial installation on a very high gable end in Clitheroe. We were called out to this job to move the existing aerial from the chimney as the stack was being removed. The customer asked us to re site the aerial to the gable wall. On inspection, it was found that the current […]

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Strange place names we visit

September 22, 2017

On our travels, up and down the North of England installing TV aerials we do get to go to some places with strange names, here is an example of such a place, the village of Triangle which is near Halifax in Calderdale West Yorkshire. The job we did was a typical example of a village […]

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