We rely on the internet in our homes to cater to our varying digital habits. Whether it’s video streaming, online shopping, chatting on forums, watching live shows or gaming, the internet is a powerful resource many of us can’t do without at home. But perhaps your internet package is not fulfilling the needs of your household.
Internet connection has to be fast, reliable and affordable in order for your entire family to enjoy it. Have you chosen the right package? We’ll go through a few factors to consider when reviewing the plan offered by your internet provider. We hope this information helps you find the perfect home phone and internet package for your home.
Do You Have VoIP
Do you have a home office or need to make calls throughout while in the house? Perhaps you need to consider getting a home phone that uses VoIP technology. VoIP is what enables you to make calls without having to install the traditional phone lines. With VoIP technology, you can go with your phone line wherever you want and make calls so long as there’s an internet connection. This home phone service simplifies everything. Different internet providers Canada offer VoIP together with internet packages as a complete solution.
How Fast Is The Internet Connection?
To determine if the internet speed is fast enough, you’ll need to think of your data usage. For a household that has less than 3 people who only use the internet to send emails and browse, a speed of 6Mbps is usually fast enough. However, if you want to stream movies, watch live shows and download as much as you can, you should opt for a plan that has a download speed of 50Mbps. If the download speed is not right for your data usage consider upgrading to a better plan to avoid slow internet connection.
Do You Pay Extra For Add-ons?
It’s frustrating to have to pay extra at the end of every month because of add-ons or after having exceeded your data usage limit. You should be able plan around the amount of money you’ll spend on internet and home phone without having to pay extra. We recommend choosing an unlimited data plan. This comes with absolutely no data caps so you can enjoy downloading, browsing, video streaming and any other online activity without experiencing slow connection.
Are You Paying Too Much?
It’s always important to compare internet service providers before settling for a plan. If you don’t do this, you’ll probably end up paying too much for your internet and home phone. When comparing, make sure you consider all the features including the download speeds and data caps if any. Select ISPs who have a good reputation for being reliable.
The best internet and home phone service should meet all your needs. At Eyesurf, we offer different plans at very affordable rates. We’re happy to discuss your needs and help you choose the internet or home phone service that’s ideal for your household.