Call Nik on 0800 311 8478

ddAerials, a Local Family Firm that Cares

Call Nik on 0800 311 8478

ddAerials, a Local Family Firm that Cares

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TV Aerial Fitting by Expert, Tidy, Professionals

A Local Family Firm that Cares

Local, TV Aerial Installers

We are grateful for the excellent work of the engineer who sorted out a new arial in the pelting rain and made no fuss at all and did a great job.
Mrs Higgins, Stourbridge, DY9, Reviews on Trustpilot, 5th January 2024.

Digital Direct Aerials’ Installers are specialists in finding the best signal in marginal TV reception areas.aerial-installation-2-vans
Our local expert digital RDI approved TV aerial installers have years of experience with your local terrain and transmitter options and take pride in finding a signal where another installer has failed.

If a digital aerial is not the best option in your location then our Aerial Installers can advise on your best alternatives including FreeSat and Sky.

Difficult Reception problems solved with Aerial fixings
that can survive storms.

Our experienced engineers will often test an aerial on a long pole to find your optimum signal strength. Where a higher aerial position is necessary they will also use brackets that can withstand the stronger storms we have been seeing.
They will often use a set of T & K brackets as pictured left.

Impartial Advice & Quotes

Digital Direct Aerial’s fitters will arrange a visit and a transparent quote, fixing the problem immediately if you want.
Our aerial installer will recommend the best solution for your location and TV watching needs.

If you accept our TV aerial installation offer, often your job can be done immediately as our engineers carry a full range of aerials and parts in the van. There will be no hidden charges, you will be offered a quote, often with a choice of priced options and when you chose our quote, that will be the price you pay!

Loft Aerial Installations

Loft aerial installations have become more popular and our engineers will do their best to deliver your requirements, where ever possible. Digital Direct Aerials had long experience of complying with the requirements of the Bourneville Village Trust & other protected areas.

Arrived on the time arranged, Very knowledgeable guy, fitted our aerial in the loft with a booster in the lounge and we now have superb reception in lounge and bedrooms.
Would definitely recommend.
Mr. Granger, Kinver, 23rd July 2022.

What is a digital aerial fitting?

The UK moved away from analogue TV signals in 2012 as digital broadcasts use less bandwidth and allowed for more channels. A tv aerial installation is required to receive a digital signal to your home. An aerial fitter comes to your home to safely install the dish and if needed, helps with Fitting an Aerial Socket wherever you need it.

Do you have to get an aerial installed?

If you want to access the full range of Freeview channels available, you will need to get a tv aerial installed. Having an aerial fitted correctly requires knowledge of the best direction to aim the dish, as to get as little interference as possible. If you have an older existing analogue aerial, you won’t be able to receive any channels since the digital switch over, so you will need a new digital aerial.

Why is it best to use professional aerial fitters?

Professional fitters are equipped with the necessary tools and safety equipment to undertake installations at height, reducing the risk of accidents. Their expertise and experience ensure that the aerial is positioned optimally, considering factors such as signal strength, obstructions, and the local broadcasting environment. Digital Direct’s professional aerial installers significantly improve reception quality and channel availability. Professional installations often come with a guarantee, providing peace of mind that any issues related to the installation will be resolved without extra costs. Aerial fitters can also offer advice on the best type of aerial for your specific needs and can future-proof your installation, ensuring it remains compatible with advancements in broadcasting technology.

Do multiple TVs need multiple aerials fitted?

As long as the signal strength and quality are reliable enough, you only need one digital aerial for multiple TVs. In order to do this, you will need specialised equipment to split the signal. Otherwise, it could display the same channel on both televisions. A TV aerial installer has the necessary equipment to split the signal while mitigating quality issues.

Do digital aerials work in rural areas?

Rural areas are usually located much further away from signal relays. Certain aerials will not have the range to find a decent enough signal, so you may need a longer-range aerial, or some specialised equipment. The problem with a DIY approach to boosting your signal, is that it could require trial and error, which would increase your costs. Our profession outside aerial fitters will run tests to find the best solution, ensuring you get the best possible configuration, while keeping the aerial fitting prices down.

Will fitting a digital aerial improve TV picture quality?

Fitting a new aerial has the potential to resolve bad picture quality. Each digital aerial has a built-in filter which reduces noise, giving a clearer picture. If you are experiencing poor picture quality, or missing channels, your aerial could be damaged, or simply pointing in the wrong direction.

Why choose Digital Direct for digital aerial fitting?

Beyond digital aerial fitting, Digital Direct offers a range of services to enhance your viewing experience, including troubleshooting poor signal issues and setting up additional TV points. If you need a digital aerial fitted, costs can increase rapidly if not done correctly. Digital Direct make sure we are competitive and run tests to get it right the first time. It’s best to call us 0800 311 8478 to see how we will help you.

TV Aerial Emergency? Same Day Service

If you need an aerial fitted in an emergency?

Call Nik on 0800 311 8478 or 07894 642 406.
Nik will try his best to get a fitter to you within a couple of hours if possible.

Clearly this also applies to our digital TV aerial repair service.

Local Areas Extended to Coventry, Warwick & Worcester.

Digital Direct have expanded the team to cover a wider area In addition to Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Stourbridge, Kidderminster, Redditch & Solihull we now can cover the whole of the West Midlands & Worcestershire.

Recent, Aerial Installation, Customer Reviews

We are grateful for the excellent work of the engineer who sorted out a new arial in the pelting rain and made no fuss at all and did a great job. Mrs Higgins, Stourbridge, DY9, on Trustpilot, 5th January 2024.

Very professional. Digital Direct were recommended to me by a friend and I can see why. Following a phone call with a very friendly and helpful person in the office, two engineers arrived within about an hour. I wanted an improved aerial to operate four televisions throughout the house. They gave me a quote which was less than I had guessed at, and completed the work straight away. I wish that I had called sooner. Joanne, Stourbridge, DY9, on Trustpilot, 4th January 2024.

Great quick service. Called on Tuesday to enquire about a new tv aerial. Engineer arrived following day and fitted new aerial and connected 2 rooms for less than £300. Great service, tuned both TVs before he left. More than happy to recommend Digital Direct Aerials. David, Birmingham, B43, on Trustpilot, 3rd December 2023.

Recently used Digital Direct Aerial for a replacement Aerial. They were quick, professional, honest and reasonable priced. I would 100% use them again. James, Lye, on Google, 3rd November 2023.

Great service, thanks for your help. ( Installed new aerial, mast & brackets with new cable to the lounge. ) Stephen, Walsall, WS3, on Trustpilot, 27th October 2023.

David & Jack arrived to sort out our major TV aerial signal drop off. David took out a new smaller aerial on a shorter pole and got reasonable signal from both directions. Then installed the new aerial, masthead amp with new power supply and enhanced signal splitter under the TV, by our new Humax box.
The signal was the best ever in over 30 years here.
I also asked for a new FM aerial and Jack quietly cabled this from the mast, down the side of the house and through the extension utility to the lounge. Very tidy and works great. Also excellent value for money.

Rob, Coventry, on Yell, 26th October 2023.

Brilliant company/ service. Called on morning engineer arrived 2 hours later supplied and install new aerial and cabling at a very reasonable price. Very polite and friendly did a brilliant job no mess we now have brilliant picture and sound highly recommended company, thank you. Steve M, on Trustpilot, 9th October 2023.

Replacing aging aerial. Thanks for fixing the issues I was having with my signal. The engineer was excellent and very helpful. He supplied a compact digital aerial in the loft so it was out of the way and removed the old one off the roof. 100% recommend this company. Good value as well and very well organised.
David, Sutton Coldfield, on Trustpilot, 2nd September 2023.

The engineer was very knowledgeable and polite and explained everything and when he had finished putting up the aerial the signal brilliant. Cannot thank him enough. Paul, Worcester, WR6, on Trustpilot, 12th August 2023.

A First class service, good communication, engineer Rob arrived on time, very respectful of my property. Rob explained the faults & quoted the work then completed all the work to fix the faults & replace the faulty equipment. I definitely recommend this company & would use again. Thank you to Rob for excellent service he provided! (Repairs & new Aerial Fitted) Julie, Droitwich, WR9, on Trustpilot, 2nd August 2023.

Great Service. Needed an external TV aerial fitted to a factory and called DDA around lunchtime. It was fiitted and working by end of the working day. Excellent service, recommended.
Neil, Brierley Hill DY5, on Trustpilot, 7th August 2023.

First class service from start to finish. The day after I completed the contact us form a friendly member of staff arranged for the fitter to come out the following day, we were quoted and had the tv Ariel fitted the same day. Would definitely recommend! Lauren, Dudley, DY3, on Trustpilot, 27th July 2023.

Professional company from start to finish. Richard the engineer arrived promptly and sorted the problem. He was very pleasant and helpful. Would thoroughly recommend this company.
Gabbie, June 2024

Very prompt and efficient at explaining what he was doing. Would recommend them.
Barry Finch, June 2024

Quick, reliable and not too expensive. Stuart Wakeman, June 2024.

Everyone I spoke to was courteous and helpful. I could have had the work done the same day, but chose a couple of days later which suited me better. The chap tested the old aerial, confirmed that the masthead amplifier had failed. He quoted me a good price for a complete replacement and was able to do it immediately. It took much less time than I expected and he checked that the TV was now picking up a full set of chanels. The new aerial looks very tidy and I am pleased with the whole process.
David, June 2024.

Great communication, simple price structure, honest appraisal of requirements, very helpful technician. William Taylor, June 2024.

Fantastic team from the initial phone call with Elaine right down to the lads Richard and Scott who did an amazing job for us. Totally trustworthy and honest team, would absolutely recommend.
Wendy Mothershaw, May 2024.