Best TV antennas for suburban areas and tips for improving reception

“Location, location, location.” Although you’ve likely heard this quote from Harold Samuel referring to the three things that matter in property and real estate, it’s also an important factor in switching to over-the-air (OTA) television. As you’re setting up your equipment, you’ll find that where you live — and where you’ve sited your indoor or […]

How your TV is busting your budget

When was the last time you added up how much you’re paying to watch TV? If it’s been a while, the answer may surprise you. Cable, for example, remains a staple in 73 million households as of the end of 2021, although its subscriber numbers continue to dwindle. Cable may allow viewers to get the […]

Guide to outdoor TV antenna installation

Watching over-the-air (OTA) television is the best way to enjoy all kinds of free shows, movies, sports, news and special events, and when it comes to capturing television signals, outdoor antennas often offer the best reception. Because outdoor antennas are more powerful and experience fewer obstructions, they provide you with better signal quality and better […]

How to install an indoor TV antenna

Now that you’ve decided to commit to free over-the-air (OTA) television and have purchased your indoor TV antenna, you’re going to want to know how to install it properly. Fortunately, putting in an OTA antenna is easy and requires no special expertise. That’s a big change from cable, which often requires you to sit around […]

How to access an over-the-air TV guide

If you’re thinking about trying free over-the-air (OTA) television, you may be wondering how you’ll access a channel guide to find out when to tune in for your favorite primetime hits, sporting events, awards shows and special programs. Fortunately, there are many ways to get channel-surfing functionality with OTA — and you’ll definitely want to […]