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"Not too bad, they are pretty good. We had some problems initially. They came out and diagnosed the problem we had for years and took care of it right away. Their" price is just the same like the rest of them. We even tried satellite but we couldn't get a better deal anywhere we went. They have good quality service.

-Richard S.

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isn't very good. They are pretty bad on service. If you have a problem, you call, they want you to fix it on the phone. If I knew how" to fix it, I wouldn't call them. For customer service, I give them a D. They are kind of a monopoly in the area in which they operate so pricing they are pretty inline... you are not going to get anybody much more or much cheaper. They are making a
off this stuff and the monopoly problem is the reason. It is reasonably good. The thing goes off from time to time, or your phone misbehaves and I guess that is part of our new age of technology.

-John M.

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They came last sat to connect my service. When they came out they told me there was something wrong with the pole. They told me to call and someone would come out on monday. When I called on monday, they told me they would not come out for 2 weeks. I told them that was unacceptable, I spoke with a supervisor and was told that someone would call me back in an hour. After 3 hours I called back and they told me they had scheduled me for this Friday, that was unacceptable. I spoke with another supervisor, and was told I would be called back in a couple hours, I have not been called back 24 hours later.
- Belinda K.
C

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It is terrible and they're expensive. I don't like them at all but I don't want to go to a dish so I'm stuck.
For the money, the TV goes out frequently. I know that's a complaint the dish people have when there's a storm the TV goes out, well, I've lost television quite frequently. I have HD. I don't know if the HD if it buffers or what it is but it always pixels so you can't see the screen. I think I should be getting a deduction. If my TV is off for several hours of the day, that should come off the bill. I have to say though, when you do finally get their tech support people they are good. They're extremely patient. It takes a long time sometimes to get to their tech people and it's a little inconvenient since I have my phone with them I have to call on my cell phone, I can't call on my landline because if they have me unplug stuff I
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them and I have to start all over again. That happened to me a couple of times before I figured it out. But when you do get tech support they are very patient, they take their time and I've been very happy with the help I've gotten.
When they say they're coming, sometimes they are late but they come.
- Patricia P.
C

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They are not good in this area, their service is not upgraded in this area. We can not get HD and actually we can get very limited service in this area. Their technicians are nice but they don't have much to work with.
Our problem with them is, I'm going to say, whenever you called it was out of
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and they did not realize that we were limited as far as service here and they would send the technicians out and the technicians would say, I wish they would learn what this area is like. We are in a rural area.
- Charlotte J.
C

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The only reason I am sticking with Direct
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is because it has area sports programming I like. But I am so frustrated with them I am getting ready to dump them. They say they are going to do stuff and then they don't deliver. I told them to cancel me as of the 28th. Their retention department called me so I told them what all has been going on, which kind of blew them away. Then somebody else called me again and I am talking to a guy and he is kind of blown away by what I am saying and then all of a sudden there is a woman on there saying she is with the retention department. I asked what happened to the guy and she said she did not know so I think the idiots are running the asylum. I am kind of interested to see what happens now that AT&T owns them. Cable is cheaper. Their quality is decent when the weather is good. They never sent anybody out, but they will send stuff to me. They don't keep you on the phone for two hours like cable does.
- Peter N.
B

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I call them and they just come out; we never take anything to them. They are working out just fine. We have had them for years. I like the cable and the internet service is pretty fast. I always believe there is room for improvement. The quality is just fine; we have not had any problems. If we need anything it has been pretty punctual.
- Angela L.
F

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I have had to call them every month and argue the bills. They pulled a bait and switch and would not allow me to go back to my original plan even though they said I could. All I would like is to get out of the contract and they will not allow this unless I pay $10 a month for the life of the contract.
- DIANE & JOHN P.
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Hunter was extremely knowledgeable. Very pleasant to work with. He looked at current situation, updated existing cable set up and provided for future options.
- dwana F.
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I called
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to assess my home phone service as it wasn't working correctly.
Issue: Able to make calls, but no one can hear me. If someone calls in, the phone works fine. (Note-I had bought new cordless phones as I thought the phone was the problem).
I had two previous service calls for the same issue within the last two weeks. The last technician informed me I would need my Motorola phone box swapped out with a Kalix phone box. He stated that would resolve the issue and asked if I wanted to schedule an appointment then. He would have done it at the time, but didn't have a Kalix box with him.
I said I'd call to make an appointment because I needed to look at my calendar first. He made notes in the account stating what needed to be done.
The
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technician,
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, who came out August 22nd, would not listen to what had occurred over the last two weeks. He would not even let me tell him what the problem was. He stated he was here to assess no dial
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and would not check the notes from the previous two visits.
He plugged in a corded phone and said it worked fine. He stated it was my cordless phones that were the problem. When he left, he stated "I will be charging you for this visit."
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had an extremely unprofessional attitude,
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of voice, and expertise.
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never checked the actual phone box
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had installed when we got the service. The cordless phones remain with the same issue.

I called
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after the technician left and explained what had occurred. They stated they would escalate the problem, scheduled another appointment, and said they would call me back in 5 minutes. After an hour, I called them back to cancel my next appointment.
After two weeks of calls to customer service reps, countless hours of time on hold, and waiting on Service Technicians, I am done with
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. I will be canceling my service.
- Pam T.

Cable Companies in Tacoma, WA

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AAASignals

6624 S ferdinand st

AK Security Solutions

29720 Quinkert St

AT&T U-verse

141 SW Wilshire Blvd

AVI Solutions

28125 48th Ave S
Auburn

CLICK NETWORK

3628 S 35TH ST
Tacoma

Comcast

1717 E Buckeye
Spokane

Comcast

PO Box 97007
Redmond

COMCAST

Tacoma

COMCAST

12645 Stone Ave N
Seattle

Comcast

471 Olive Way
Seattle

Comcast

Federal Way

Comcast

Kent

Comcast

Everett

Comcast

Bremerton

Comcast

Aberdeen

Comcast

Federal Way

Comcast

Bothell

Comcast Bellevue

103 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue

Comcast Bothell

10109 Main St
Bothell

Comcast Bremerton

1225 Sylvan Way

Comcast Everett

2817 Colby Ave
Everett

Comcast Federal Way

31423 Pacific Hwy S
Federal Way

Comcast Lacey

4224 Pacific Ave SE
Lacey

Comcast Lakewood

6115 Motor Ave SW
Lakewood

Comcast Olympia

1000-1048 Capitol Way S
Olympia

Comcast Puyallup

702 S Meridian
Puyallup

Comcast Redmond

14870 Northeast 95th Street
Redmond

Comcast Seattle

810 4th Ave
Seattle

Comcast Seattle

400-498 Spring St
Seattle

Comcast Seattle

300-398 Spring St
Seattle

Comcast Tacoma

1101 Pacific Ave
Tacoma

Comcast Tacoma

1130-1132 Broadway
Tacoma

CONCEPT CABLE TV

412 S UNION AVE
Newport

Connections Unlimited Inc

821 Valley Avenue East
Sumner

Cox Communications

742 E Glendale Ave

DirecTV

1703 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma

Directv Seattle

925 4th Ave
Seattle

Dish Network

Federal Way

Dish Network

Centralia

Dish Network Seattle

488 Winslow Place North
Seattle

Dish Network Tacoma

1101 I St Trans
Tacoma

DSL Seattle

Seattle

FRONTIER

901 5TH AVE
Seattle

MKS ALL MEDIA

PO Box 3072
Renton

Multimedia Circuits & Systems

706 136 PL NE
Bellevue

NEW CONCEPT TECHNOLOGIES, INC

12713 NE 90TH ST
Kirkland

RAINIER COMMUNICATIONS CMMSSN

2320 S 19th St
Tacoma

Reputable Electric LLC

1317 Central Ave South
Kent

SBC/AT&T

101 W BROADWAY

Shoreline Electric Inc

18405 Aurora Ave N
Seattle

South Hill Satellite

10211 128Th St E
Puyallup

THE CORRECT CONNECTION

12021 2nd Ave
Seattle

TIME WARNER CABLE

8949 WARE CT

Time Warner Cable

Leavenworth

Time Warner Cable Pullman

1020 Southeast Latah Street
Pullman

Time Warner Cable Pullman

202-238 NE Kamiaken St
Pullman

Twogood Satellite LLC

10315 Silverdale Way Nw
Silverdale

Verizon

32275 32nd Ave S
Auburn

Verizon Fios Bellevue

9 103rd Ave NE
Bellevue

W CI CABLE

4420 180TH ST E
Tacoma

War-Mur Electric & Telephone Inc

213 E Main St
Centralia

Wave Broadband - Sequim

153 S Sunnyside Ave
Sequim
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