What is Freesat?

Freesat sounds like it is just another make of Freeview box, but it is actually a totally different way of receiving digital TV, without any subscriptions. Both have certain things in common – they have many television channels to choose from, can come in both Plus and HD formats (the former allowing the user to …

Common Problems – Digital Set Box Crashed?

A common yet easily rectifiable problem when watching your favourite digital television programmes, is for your pictures to freeze or not appear, and your digital set top box (which is used for either Sky, BBC Freesat or Freeview systems) to stop responding to any commands to change the channel or enter the menu. Digital set …

Choosing Between Satellite TV Options

If you’re thinking of getting a satellite TV package, you may be wondering which company is best, which channels you want, and how to even decide. Sometimes there is so much information out there it’s difficult to know what to do. But with the help of Aerial Force, you can get advice and assistance with …

Don’t Put Up With Signal Problems

Sometimes, TV signals completely cut out, meaning you are unable to watch anything on the box at all. Obviously, in such cases you would quickly get in touch with experts capable of conducting digital aerial repairs, satellite dish repairs and other such things. If you did not, you would miss out on all the great …

The Benefits of Freesat

Freesat (FS) is a free-to-air satellite digital television service provided jointly by the BBC and ITV. This service is now a very popular digital TV option throughout the UK and is seen as the main competitor to the Freeview terrestrial digital television service. FS has a number of benefits over Freeview, chief among them being …

Freesat versus Freeview. What’s Best for You?

Hot on the heels of Freeview digital TV, Sky has come up with its own subscription-free digital TV option in the form of Freesat, Freesat HD and Freesat+. Similarly to Freeview, Freesat is received via a set top box. There’s a one-off payment of around £175 (depending on any TV aerial installation costs) and there …

Freeview, Freesat or Sky. What’s best for you?

The range of TV viewing options available these days is immense. This is great news as it means you are never stuck for choice. There are so many packages available and great programmes to watch that there should always be something on that you like. However, precisely because of this variety, you might feel daunted …

Getting Home TV Distribution

Home TV distribution is getting multiple TV’s set up in your home so that you can enjoy your favourite shows and channels in different rooms. Here are just some of the ways this could benefit you. With multiroom installation, you can have a TV in any room of the house. For instance, if you wanted …

The Bluffers Guide to Digital TV

Digital TV aerials and accessories are as much a part of our lives as cups of tea and slices of buttery toast – we couldn’t live without the joy they bring us! Ok, so maybe that’s pushing it, but adequate TV and media facilities are at the top of every birthday, Christmas and ‘To Do’ …

Will I Need a New TV Aerial to Receive Freeview?

Although the highly publicised digital switchover is well under way, there is still quite a bit of confusion about exactly how peoples’ TV signals will be affected by the process. Of course, people who receive their TV channels via satellite or cable service don’t need to be too concerned as their digital signals are taken …