Mr. Antenna / Las Vegas , NV – Independently Owned & Operated. » FAQ


Question:  How many Channels  are broadcasting in the Las Vegas Valley?

Answer: 45 + Channels and programming changes every so often.


Q: Will the Local Free TV be turned off?

A:  No, the Federal Communication Commission  / FCC is committed to over the air TV.  Its a growing trend with people moving away from Pay TV.  Currently there are 20%+ of the population using an antenna to watch TV.


Q:  Does your optional antenna work better than your standard antenna?

A:  We carry different types of antennas.  Depending on your location and obstacles between your home and the broadcast mountains depends on the antenna we use.


Q:  Can you install an antenna at my apartment or condo?

A: Yes.  We need to mount the antenna high.  Take a look around and if you see DirecTV or Dish, that is usually approval for the installation of an antenna.   Contact you property Managers and get permission also.


Q:  How many channels can I expect to get?

A:  The best antenna location is outside and somewhat high.  Sometimes we need to compromise on the mounting location based on how your dwelling sits and your surroundings.


Q: Can Mr. Antenna use the existing coax / cable wiring in my home?

A: Yes.  Ideally our antenna works well with your coax wiring.


Q: Can you install the antenna in the attic?

A: Yes,  But we do not recommend it.  60%-70% of the broadcast signal will be blocked by your roofing materials.  Tile and metal roofs are the worst.


Q: I have a digital TV converter box that the government helped me buy.  Do I need this with your antenna?

A: Yes, the converter box is needed for older TVs.  2007 and newer flat TVs have a digital tuner built in.


Q: Do you work on weekends?

A: Yes.


Q: Does the wind or weather affect the reception of your antenna?

A: No.  Unlike DirecTV and Dish, the broadcast mountains are closer and therefore much stronger and more reliable than satellite TV.


Q:  Do you have a warranty?

A:  Yes, we have a One year installation warranty, which means if the wind blows the mounted antenna down we will fix it for free within that one year.


Q: What forms of payments do we take?

A: Credit Cards, Good Checks and Cash.