General Antenna Trouble Shooting FAQ's

Low E Glass Windows and Reception
If your building/home has windows that are filled with gas (Low E)  these windows incorporate a metal based coating to reduce heat flow through the window. ...
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 7:27 AM
Still nothing? Did you run the channel scan?
The single most common overlooked step, and the most important, is doing a channel scan through your television menu when setting up the antenna for th...
Tue, 4 Oct, 2016 at 1:04 PM
Can I use an antenna at my location?
There are many sights that you can use to see if you are in a good location for reception.  We suggest that you send us your complete address to support@gom...
Fri, 28 Feb, 2020 at 4:49 PM
I am not getting the channels the signal locator said I would!
Our site tool on looks primarily for the distance between your zip code and the TV towers.  It does not take into consideration if there are...
Fri, 28 Feb, 2020 at 4:49 PM
Can I be too close to my TV towers?
An issue that can sometimes occur when you are using an amplified antenna is poor reception when you are very close to the transmitting towers. The signal...
Tue, 25 Oct, 2016 at 9:25 AM
Power Cube Voltage
Our power cube are 5V DC.
Wed, 13 Jan, 2016 at 10:15 AM
My amplified antenna's reception is getting worse!
If your antenna has been working and suddenly stops OR if you have run the channel scan and verified the number of stations you should be getting ple...
Fri, 28 Feb, 2020 at 4:51 PM
Why does the wind bother my reception?
High winds can play havoc with digital-television reception whether you have an outdoor TV antenna or an indoor or attic mounted antenna. While an outdoor a...
Fri, 13 Jul, 2018 at 10:26 AM
What does "line-of-sight" mean?
If hills or other geographic features are in between the broadcast towers and the antenna, you would not be receiving enough signals.  Elevating the antenna...
Fri, 13 Jul, 2018 at 10:23 AM
LED Lights & Antenna Interference
It is completely possible that some types of LED lights may cause interference to television reception. Such interference may consist of a sudden loss of si...
Tue, 25 Apr, 2017 at 8:33 AM