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”Can I use my old alarm system?” We often answer this question, with a question: ”Is your alarm system over 15 years old?”, ” Is your old alarm system causing all sorts of issues?” If your alarm system is older than 15 years it is recommended that you upgrade. The main reason is because with […]

Is it time to upgrade your TV that is mounted to the wall? Or maybe you already have purchased a new TV but are unsure if you can use the existing TV bracket? If this sounds like you, you will be happy to know that you can use your existing TV bracket, as long as […]

With the Summer nights almost upon us, now is the time to start planning your outdoor entertainment area. Whether you have a big backyard or a small courtyard, there are many ways to create your dream outdoor area. Now just imagine it’s a balmy night, the BBQ is on, the drinks have been poured and […]

Are you the type of person who cannot sleep unless they have the TV on in the background? Or maybe you just prefer to watch a movie snuggled in bed. Whatever your reason may be, there are a couple of things that you should consider before mounting your TV to the bedroom wall, such as […]

With lockdown now over in Sydney and Melbourne, more people will be working back in the office, which means that they will be relying on strong working internet. Slow or unreliable WiFi can be really frustrating for all staff members. In fact, it can create workplace stress; particularly when the work keeps piling up or […]

Is your TV reception cutting in and out? It’s so annoying when this happens; especially when you’re watching your favourite show. There could be many reasons for this, which is why we recommend calling an expert to come out and diagnose the issue. But let’s talk about one of the reasons. Weak Signal – which […]

If you are not a fan of unannounced guests, then a video intercom system is for you. They allow you to see who is outside the gate/door, giving you the option to either let them in or not. No more awkward greetings or putting yourself in a potentially dangerous position. By having video intercom you […]

Kenny from Jim’s Antennas North Lakes had a customer who had issues with their TV reception. On inspection Kenny found that the existing antenna had not been installed properly. The rubber cap had not been assembled correctly, which allowed rainwater to run through the connector causing rust and corrosion. The antenna, connector and cable were […]

Whether you are feeling inspired from watching the Block or just want a change, you will be happy to know that it can be done, to fit your budget. And it starts with mounting your TV to the wall. Depending on the size of your room, the design that you desire and your budget you […]

The aim of an alarm system is to protect your property and loved ones from home intrusions, fires or environmental disasters. If you have an alarm system did you know that it is recommended that you have it serviced annually? And depending on which one you currently have, it may be time to upgrade. Some […]

Do you find that sometimes when it rains you have problems with your TV signal? Does it sometimes go down completely? Heavy rainfall and strong winds can affect your signal, which is why it is important to know if your existing antenna needs to be upgraded or repaired. According to www.bom.gov.au rainfall in October to […]

If you are considering home security systems; you are on to a good thing. There are so many benefits to setting up CCTV and alarm systems. Firstly, they will help deter intruders which protects you, your loved ones and valuables. You will also be able to monitor your home remotely via your phone. And in […]

Do you live in the bush or the outskirts of the City and struggle to get good internet? This can be extremely frustrating, particularly if you need the internet for work or study. Well, the days of having bad internet and waiting for what feels like forever for your internet to load, are now over. […]

If you are a fan of The Block: Fans V Faves you will know that TV mounting is very popular at the moment. You can be assured this is one ‘trend’ that won’t be going anywhere. The list of benefits is way too long. So here are just a few of the reasons why you […]

David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was recently asked to install a mobile phone repeater in Diapur. Diapur is a very small town off the Highway between Nhill and Kaniva. The customer had already acquired two other quotes, with one of the quotes referring to the install as a challenge. So, the customer bought a mobile […]

How Do You Mount an Antenna? The best location to mount an antenna is usually on the roof or garage. However, it is also possible to install an antenna on the side of your house or chimney. In most cases the higher the better, preferably away from any obstructions like a large shady tree or […]

At Jim’s Antennas, our TV Wall Mounting service starts at a baseline cost of $199. However, as is the case with most aerial service providers, this price will vary depending on the installation scenario. In most circumstances, until a technician has visited your home, they are unable to say exactly how much installation will cost. […]

The Jim’s Approach At Jim’s we have been operating for +20 years and pride ourselves on our dedication to customer service. We are Australia’s largest antennas installation business and have installed +1 million antennas over this period. We have an average 5-star rating out of +3000 reviews across Product Review, Google and other platforms which […]

David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was recently asked to install a mobile phone repeater for a property in Wartook. Wartook is a picturesque area with a wide variety of flora and fauna, and many mountains, hills and trees. Its beautiful scenery is something that everyone, from tourists to locals, all enjoy. However, due to its […]

Do you have an elderly parent, family member or friend, who has recently started living alone? They may feel afraid and vulnerable, and may need some added protection. If so, we recommend installing a home security system. By installing a home security system, you are not only protecting the property and your loved one from […]

Are you about to start building your new home or currently in the process? If so, it’s important to know that builders are not required to supply antennas, which means that often they won’t. Thankfully, at Jim’s Antennas we work regularly with builders to install antenna systems prior to the house being plastered and scaffolding […]

But first, what exactly is an antenna mast? A mast is a ground-based or rooftop structure that supports antennas at a height where they can satisfactorily send or receive radio waves. If you are struggling with poor TV reception – a mast may be the answer. Or maybe you have a 30ft mast that is […]

Do you find yourself feeling frustrated when watching TV because you just can’t seem to get perfect picture quality? Or are you experiencing pixelation and loss of channels? If this is you – you no longer have to put up with this. Reception issues can be caused by a range of issues. Some factors to […]

Have you recently moved into a new home or are you currently building? Well, firstly congratulations, secondly have you considered installing a security system? If not, then we highly recommend that you do, especially as according to ”Budget Direct – latest home burglary statistics” Australia has the 7th highest rate of burglaries in the world! […]

Have you just bought a new TV that you would like to mount to your wall? Or you may just want to change the style of your room and mount your current TV to the wall. If yes, then we suggest you call Jim’s Antennas. See, TV wall mounting is harder than it might look, […]

Is your building site protected from vandalism? Whether you are building your own home or are in charge of a building site, this is an important question to ask yourself. Unfortunately, more and more building sites are being vandalized by intruders, and in some cases materials and tools can be stolen. Which is why it […]

If you have a teenager you will know that they are notoriously hard to buy for. Thanks to lightening fast trend shifts, social media and influencers it appears that it is even harder to find that perfect present. The one where they don’t give you that ‘really??’ look 🤪 If you are stuck for birthday […]

If you have just bought a new TV or you are thinking of having your current one mounted to the wall, then we highly recommend you have a professional do this for you. We understand the excitement of buying a new TV and wanting to set it up immediately but by having a professional wall […]

Starlink is Elon Musk’s latest venture, a group of satellites operated by SpaceX to achieve better internet access across the globe. If you switch to Starlink as your new internet service provider, a neat little kit will be delivered to your doorstep.  This package includes all of the equipment necessary to fulfil promises of drastically […]

Colin from Jim’s Antennas Maroochydore recently installed an outdoor Ruijie Reyee access point to improve the internet for a customer who works in a semi-industrial area.  What is a WiFi Access Point? A WiFi Access Point is a device that is hardwired back to your modem, to create a wireless local area network (WLAN). This then […]

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