Dr. Antenna

Satellite Sales & Service
Toronto ON M3J 2P1
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9.3 10 (54 reviews)

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Wendyanne in Etobicoke
Wendyanne in Etobicoke
9 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Antenna & Tower Removal

For such a huge antenna, Christopher and his assistant (whose name I didn't get, sadly) took it down in what seemed a flash. Not only that, but they cleaned up nicely and were extremely pleasant to deal with.

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Thank you Wendyann
Pleasure to work with you

Monika in Toronto
Monika in Toronto
0 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Antenna hero!

Chris (Dr. Antenna) saved my father from a bad situation: my father had hired another prominent Toronto antenna man to install an antenna at his house. This other fellow dropped off the parts for the antenna and took $450 from my father but NEVER showed up to install it, citing family emergencies (brother in hospital in buffalo... Amongst other things). After weeks of chasing other fellow, I got involved and called Chris to take over. Chris saved the situation: he showed up the same day and gave my father a quote to install the antenna. He came back within the week, as promised, and had the whole thing installed within hours. He charged a fair price for install and stayed in contact with me the whole time (via text). I am so thankful for Chris, as are my parents! After our experiences with other companies, I highly recommend Chris over anyone else in the GTA.

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Thank you Monika
Just glad I could help sorry about your other experience with the other installer I wish we could name him. He did it the same thing to another client a few weeks ago. He'll get what's coming to him eventually. Thanks

Telfer in Scarborough
Telfer in Scarborough
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Dr. Antenna

Chris from Dr. Antenna is honest person who did a great job isntalling our Antenna, we are happy about the service we received on a timely manner. Contact Dr. Antenna for quote before contacting other companies.

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Thanks Telfer
It was a pleasure working for you

Private User
Private User
Private User reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Antenna removal west toronto

I called doctor antenna to remove an old antenna tower at my house in West Toronto. The antenna was taken down quick and clean. They were easy to work with and did a great job!

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Frank in Toronto
Frank in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

ANTENNA INSTALLATION

HOMESTARS found Christopher for me and I had him install a CB transceiver antenna. Great choice, and I'll tell you why. At first, I wanted a 30 ft tower on the back of the house and we had the deal all set out. Then I had an afterthought, and Chris pointed out that a single 10 pole attached to the chimney would achieve the same height and effect, and at much less cost. We went with that. we ran into a couple of "hitches", which he resolved quickly and effectively and even though he had to provide an unexpected component, there was no adjustment to the price. In another case, I questioned the fit of two components. Chris simply handed it to me and said "show me". Of course, he was right.
Summary"
FAST, COMPETENT and REASONABLE COST. i WILL USE HEM AGAIN.

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thank you sir Pleasure to work for you

Jonathan in Toronto
Jonathan in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
10/10

Renewed Home Tower Antenna like new after some needed TLC

After the roof was replaced, there was some concern that the tower antenna that has become insecure. The antenna was there since I have owned my home (almost 20 years) and after the roof was down, it looked like the antenna needed to come down.

I contacted Christopher, Doctor Antenna, about the issue and he said he would do a quick courtesy call to take look. That following day, while I was away, he took a look and told me that the antenna is still good and with a little Tender Love and Care (TLC), it could be good as new.

Once we quickly got a second time and date worked out, he returned, ensured it was secured, adjusted the antenna, along with new cabling and some minor adjustments. He tested each TV and answered all of my questions. I found him to be straightforward, friendly, and very professional in his work. Not only did I get to keep my antenna but we went from 18 channels to just over 30. Very happy his work!

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Thanks that was great

Paul
Paul
1 review Markham, ON
10/10

Antenna repair

I needed repair work done to my antenna. Christopher was able to fix all of my problems quickly and professionally and at a reasonable cost.
I would recommend him to others who are looking for antenna work.

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peter.drake
peter.drake
1 review Mississauga, ON
10/10

Outdoor TV antenna replacement

When I called Dr. Antenna to tell him my problem, he promised to come to my house with in 24 hours to assess the situation. He came when promised and gave me some choices as to how to fix the problem. On the promised day he arrived and installed a new antenna. He checked to make sure it was working and adjusted the antenna for tre best reception. Excellent job and I have no hesitation in recommending him.

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Thank you sir

Tai
Tai
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Disconnecting my antenna tower from my roof beams and anchoring it firmly in the brick wall of my home

My roofing company was pretty sure the old bracing for my antenna wasn't compatible with my new steel roof, and probably shouldn't be tied into my roof beams anyway. They were right, and so Dr. Antenna came one Saturday morning to make it right. True to his word, he brought all the required hardware, fittings, tools, and safety equipment to go aloft. Great job, smoothly executed, and it seems to be very solid. Chris was very willing to suggest some additional changes and improvements that we'll pursue at a later time, and also willing to explain how and why the bracing hardware worked. Thanks Chris!

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Very welcome
Thanks for work and the kind words in your review

Stuart
Stuart
2 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

TV antenna repair

High winds had caused a bracket to come loose and my antenna was hanging by only one bracket. Christopher went up on the roof in the high winds and managed to reattach the bracket is secure and realign the antenna. He did a great job in a timely manner at a reasonable cost.
Thank you very much Christopher, great to meet you!

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Very welcome
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More about Dr. Antenna

Can you believe Doctor Antenna has been around for ten years? I can't!
What I can believe is I must be doing something right. This year alone I have had at least seven people re use my service on the new houses they purchased. I can't even begin to count how many people have referred me to their friend and families.
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When you call Doctor Antenna, I am proud to admit that you deal with me and only me. It's still a small company and I believe it's strength is derived from it's person-ability. As my ninety-two year old dad always said: "I'm the Chief Cook and Bottle Washer".
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Another thing that surprises me every day is that so many people call me asking me to fix an antenna that was installed by someone else....why aren't they getting the original person to fix their own work? My take on that is that the other installer is not big on the after sales service, or they simply aren't in the Antenna Installation business any more!
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At Doctor Antenna we (I) install, guarantee and fix my own work and apparently other people's work as well!!! I'll even go as far as giving you a guarantee on my repairs of other people's work! If I am putting my company's reputation on the line to fix other's mistakes, heck, I"ll give you that guarantee and stand by my work.
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In closing, Doctor Antenna will provide you with the best quality, insured, safe install your dollar can buy.
And don't forget about Doctor Antenna's other services. We have been safely removing old TV Antenna Towers from both residential and commercial properties for ten years. Those old, out of date satellites that litter almost everyone's house, the huge old black satellite dishes that you find in peoples back yards and on top of old sports bars, never to be used again are all removed by Doctor Antenna.
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As I have said all along...."Tune Into the Logical Solution", let me be the next Doctor that makes a house call to your home.
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Thank you again for your patronage to Doctor Antenna,
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Christopher MacDonald, Founder, President and CEO​

CATEGORIES
Satellite Sales & Service
SERVICES
TV Antenna, HDTV Antenna, Satellite, Set Top Box
WEBSITE
http://www.drantennatoronto.com/
LIABILITY INSURANCE
Yes
WORKERS COMPENSATION
Yes
BONDED
Yes
WRITTEN CONTRACT
Yes
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