Articles

In recent times, many of us have had to set up makeshift home-offices in response to the Coronavirus pandemic. But, with thousands of Australians continuing to work from home and the popularity of this phenomenon expected to increase in the future, this new way of working seems to be more of a long-term solution.  It […]

Jim’s Antennas Gawler installed a wireless link to get internet and WiFi to their clients shed. The client needed the system to run their automatic watering system, smart TV, and mobile devices as his home WiFi would not cover the shed. The client did not want unsightly cables running from the roof of his new […]

Jim’s Antennas North Adelaide attended an unusual request to one of his local clients. This customer needed a TV set up to the same wall as their projector screen. It was for a common room / lounge area where residents could have a movie on and keep an eye on the footy scores. No arguments […]

Jim’s Antennas Rockingham recently attended a home in Baldivis to mount and existing 42” Sony flat screen on a client’s wall. Cameron installed a bracket concealed the cabling within the wall and mounted the TV with a clean and tidy finish. Your TV doesn’t have to be enormous to be wall mounted. The fully trained […]

Jim’s Antennas Byford attended a home in Parkwood where his customer was having issues with his NBN connection. Upon inspection Chris was able to identify that once of the cables from the road was heavily corroded. From there Chris was able to pull the cable back down through the wall to where the Maddison box […]

Jim’s Antennas Aubin Grove was recently contacted by a Real Estate client who had a property in Parmelia. The property was unable to receive a TV signal with their existing antenna. Paul installed and tested a new antenna. His client was very pleased with the result, and all TV channels are now working correctly. If […]

Jim’s Antennas Aubin Grove recently attended a home in Roleystone to wall mount their Hisense TV. Paul was able to conceal the cabling using conduit and mount the TV cleanly removing the need for a cabinet or entertainment unit. Less is more when you have a TV on your wall. Make it the crowning entertainment […]

Troy from Jim’s Antennas Wollert recently installed a Teltonika mobile router for a family of five, who were previously unable to access data services in their area. As NBN was still a while away from being rolled out in their area, Troy’s solution was to use a mobile data service. He then installed an Ubiquiti […]

A point-to-point link provides an effective and affordable method of extending your network from one location to another, in which a signal was previously unavailable.  The main advantage of this method is that it allows an existing network to wirelessly link to another network without having to trench an area and lay cabling. As the […]

Here at Jim’s Antennas we often hear from clients experiencing common issues when it comes to connecting to WiFi, these include: Pesky dead spots around the home or office Weak Wifi signals in areas where a strong connection is required e.g. the office, or the lounge room (so you can stream your favourite TV shows […]

Troy and his Jim’s Antennas Wollert crew recently commissioned by a builder to do a multi antenna installation for a tract housing development. In one day Troy and his team did twenty plus installations of the one site! While this in itself is an outstanding accomplishment, Troy and his team should also be congratulated for […]

Mark from Jim’s Antennas Mount Annan recently got a call from a customer saying that they had completely lost reception on just one of their TVs. Despite his years of experience in the antenna industry he was surprised to hear this. It is most common for signal damage to occur at the level of the […]

Master Antenna Television, more commonly known as MATV, is a popular and sensible antenna choice for many multi-unit buildings when distributing TV and FM signals. SMATV (Single Master Antenna Television)  is similar to MATV, with the only difference being that signal is received via satellite. Both MATV and SMATV are comprised of a network of cables and specially […]

David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was recently called out to a Dooen property to install a satellite dish providing high speed 5G wireless internet.  When he arrived at the site, the first thing David noticed was that if the dish was installed on the roof of the home it would be blocked by trees. The […]

David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was excited to complete a recent job that involved replacing a daily internet dish located on a tower due to his love of heights. The old dish had experienced some wear and tear as a result of its age and simply needed to be replaced.  David arrived on the job […]

David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was recently contacted by an electrician to install an UHF Base Station antenna and a new TV antenna on a 15m mast.  The old antenna system had blown over during a storm causing it to break. As such damage was covered by the homeowner’s insurance company, an electrician was sent […]

Down by the coast, a TV antenna’s worst enemy is the salt air. This ruthless opponent will often cause poor picture quality, and in some cases even result in an antenna falling off the roof.  David from Jim’s Antennas Horsham was recently called out to a Portland home, where his clients had complained of poor […]

Bill from Jim’s Antennas South East Queensland, recently installed a motorised satellite dish for a motorhome in Brisbane.  Whether you’re travelling interstate or across the country, an automatic motorised satellite dish will grant you the ability to watch satellite TV and even Foxtel no matter where you are, be it a main city or rural […]

Listening to music when going for a run, or hitting the gym doesn’t just relieve boredom. This popular practice is also thought to decrease pain and increase stamina when exercising – resulting in a more effective work out.  Given this information, it comes as no surprise that music is commonplace in gyms across the country, […]

High frequencies from mobile phone towers often affect the TV viewing experience by creating pixelation or even resulting in loss of signal altogether.  But such interference can easily be avoided through the use of 4G filters. These devices only let through the signals needed for free-to-air TV and block out any meddling 4G or even […]

Product Review 4.9 from 2,059 reviews
Visit Product Review to read more or our reviews
1300 908 965