Cheapest aerial installation.
Is not what you want.
Aerial installation is already a cheap service when compared to pretty much any other home improvement service and isn’t an area for penny pinching the odd £10.00, very often those cheap telephone “quotes” strangely become inflated once the installers ladders are out. Our quotes are set in stone. So when searching for the cheapest aerial installation keep in mind:
When you have workman gallivanting across your roof and drilling into your walls cheap shouldn’t really be your final goal, aim for value.
We very often end up repairing and replacing cheap and nasty aerial installs and informing the owners of damage caused, for example here is an image of a chimney with pretty major damage caused by fitting a very small cheap bracket too high on the stack.
When getting quotes try and find out exactly what you are paying for and who you are paying!
What aerial brand is fitted? what type of brackets will be used? Welded galvanized steel is needed not cheap pressed steel brackets. What cable do they use? WF100 is the best, cheap coax cable degrades very quickly when exposed to UV light and good old British weather.
Its easy for a company to install cheap aerials and equipment and save a good few pounds on each job, the customer would never know. The problem is they don’t last long and damage property’s so the company’s tend to hide behind fake addresses, so:
Review the Aerial Installation company.
There is no requirement for a aerial service company to be registered trained or experienced, a set of ladders and a van and off they go. We know all they local cowboys, you don’t, so try and cover your self:
How long have they been trading? Do they have a traceable address? At least use Google street view to look at the property, Here we are view able and traceable at Constables Check their insurance policy, if they fall through your loft or roof you are going to be needing that!
And if it all goes horribly wrong whats the guarantee our is 2 years parts and labour. Are they members of any arbitration service? as we are Which Trusted Traders you have the safety of relying on their back up if you would ever need it.
Here is why, we think, you should use us as your aerial installation company, use these points to question your cheap aerial installer.