The three types of Virgin Media Broadband

By Nathan Morgan

When you visit Virgin Media’s website to look at their broadband packages what is not obvious is there are three different ways the broadband will reach your home. In this blog we will cover the three types of Virgin Media Broadband. Virgin now offer 2Gbps speeds and symmetrical connections but only in some areas using…

How to setup a backup internet connection

By Nathan Morgan

We depend on the internet more than ever with many aspects of our home’s connected to the internet therefore having a backup internet connection is a sensible idea. In this blog we will explore how to setup a backup internet connection looking at a range of options and its not as hard or expensive as…

Is Multi-Gigabit Broadband worth it?

By Nathan Morgan

This year has seen more and more providers offering Multi-Gigabit Broadband but is it just all hype or is Multi-Gigabit Broadband worth upgrading to. In this blog we will cover what Multi-Gigabit Broadband means, how much it costs and the pros and cons in a residential setting. What is Multi-Gigabit Broadband? Multi-Gigabit Broadband is a…

Do you need a static IP address in 2023?

By Nathan Morgan

There was a time where if you were running a website or needing to remote into your network a static IP address on your internet connection was essential. In this blog we explore ways you can live without a static public ip address which can save you money and make your network more secure. Static…

Testing 5Gbps residential FTTP with Fibre Heroes

By Nathan Morgan

On 28th March 2023 the day I had been waiting over 3 years for arrived my FTTP install at home! I’ve gone from a FTTC copper line that ran at 30mbps down, 6mbps up and a 5G connection that was not really 5G to a 5Gbps FTTP line that I’m trailing for Full Fibre Fibre…