Posted on 2/18/2019 1:14 PM By John Brillhart
While streaming services like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu provide endless hours of programing and available movies, there certainly is no substitute for local programming. With additional services and devices, it is now possible to eliminate your monthly cable bill while still keeping your local networks. We will examine below the benefits to local channels and the devices used to bring local stations to your television without cable.
Posted on 2/4/2019 1:10 PM By John Brillhart
Cutting the cord and eliminating your monthly cable bill is a liberating feeling. Just because you no longer subscribe to a monthly cable service does not mean you have to sacrifice DVR capabilities. If you are using alternative cable solutions, it’s still entirely possible to record your favorite shows and rewind live TV. Below, we will examine just a few of the options available to you after you have eliminated cable forever.
Posted on 1/21/2019 1:08 PM By John Brillhart
One of the most common concerns for people considering switching to an alternative to cable is the ability to watch their favorite sports teams. Luckily, there are many different options for sports fans to still be able to watch their favorite games live. Below, let's take a look at just a few of the available options to still watch sports without the costly monthly cable bill.
Posted on 1/7/2019 1:03 PM By John Brillhart
Cable is expensive, and it seems the cost of cable is only increasing. Therefore, people are choosing to cut the cord completely and switch to streaming services. The best part about this? that is required to stream shows and movies to your television is an internet connection and a subscription to a streaming service.
Posted on 11/19/2018 7:03 AM By John Brillhart
When it comes to cutting the cord, you'll likely experience a much better television experience. Of course, the first thing people expect is to encounter increased costs. Streaming services are often associated with high internet charges, antenna maintenance costs, and the hassle of setting up a DVR.
Posted on 11/5/2018 6:58 AM By John Brillhart
If you've switched to Digital TV (DTV), you're probably wondering how to use it effectively. Switching to all-digital television might seem like a difficult choice at first, but its benefits make up for the hassle. Digital TV is definitely superior in quality and clarity versus analog TV.
Posted on 9/10/2018 11:55 AM By John Brillhart
As the weather turns cold, more and more people will start spending their days indoors watching TV to pass the time. And with the long winter season quickly approaching in Minnesota, now is the perfect time to start thinking about other TV-viewing options.
Posted on 8/27/2018 11:49 AM By John Brillhart
So you’ve chosen to get rid of your cable package altogether. Now what? If your household is like many others, odds are, your internet and cable is bundled into one package with your cable company. This means you already have internet flowing to your home while you still pay the bill. However, if you only pay for cable and not internet and don’t own an internet router, you probably do not have internet access in your home.
Posted on 8/13/2018 11:45 AM By John Brillhart
Contrary to popular belief, TV antennas aren’t a thing of the past. In fact, as more and more people are choosing to get rid of cable and satellite, they’re installing various types of antennas in their homes.
Posted on 7/23/2018 11:39 AM By John Brillhart
In the last decade, we have begun to see a rise in the use of TV antennas. They have become increasingly popular with the steady decline of cable TV. High cable costs and spotty satellite service have been the driving factors of Twin Cities metro residents dumping their cable companies and switching to antenna.