Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Our Wi-Fi's Great All over the House Now; ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE HELEN AND HER HUSBAND TOM SAY THAT BT COMPLETE WI-FI HAS REVOLUTIONALISED THEIR HECTIC LIVES

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Our Wi-Fi's Great All over the House Now; ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE HELEN AND HER HUSBAND TOM SAY THAT BT COMPLETE WI-FI HAS REVOLUTIONALISED THEIR HECTIC LIVES

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HAVING poor signal at the back of their house encouraged the family to try BT Complete Wi-Fi and it's made a massive dierence.

"With two children and another on the way, we do put a big demand on our wi-and it's only going to be put under more pressure.

We've got two laptops, two iPads, three phones, the TV and Sky Box, Alexa, our Philips Hue System (which works the lights on an app) and a smartplug. When we're all at home and they're all on, we used to nd that things slowed down.

Isabella, four, likes to ask Alexa for Baby Shark, Poppy wants to watch Peter Rabbit on CBEEBIEs, while Tom might be nishing o work on his phone.

It was and quick up and the Before we tried BT Complete Wi-Fi, we had a dodgy signal in the two top rooms - the bathroom and my daughter Poppy's room. YouTube and iPlayer were slow to load, especially with impatient children who don't understand it can take a while. But since setting this up, we immediately noticed things were straight downloading at the click of a nger. ere are now less tantrums as the girls don't have to wait for things to download.

Isabella understands things are loading when she sees that wheel going round, but Poppy, who is two, has no tolerance for it.

UPSTAIRS BLACKSPOTS e biggest di erence has been having wi-signal in those upstairs blackspots - and it's a bonus to have wi-in the garden at last. We put a disc in the furthest point of the kitchen, so now if I want to send a work email while keeping an eye on the kids outside it's easy to do that. Now we'll be able to FaceTime the grandparents in the summer and show them what mischief the girls are getting up to out there. ere's no way we'd have been able to do that before - we live in a village with no 3G.

And now we've got a signal all over the house it's so much easier for the family to keep in touch. Tom would often FaceTime to let us know when he'd be home from work just as I was putting Poppy to sleep and it'd go in and out of signal, but now he can say goodnight to her if he's going to be late. …

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