Main title: Tips from Electricians in South West London – Outside Wiring
One of the ways in which electricians in south west London are helping householders to improve their properties is by installing wiring for outdoor lighting, water features and garden rooms/sheds. Very often, as a home owner, you might be tempted to do this yourself.
If you intend to run a permanent cable carrying mains voltage electricity through the garden, it is notifiable according to the 17th edition wiring regulations.
If you intend to do it yourself, it will need to be inspected and certified by your local authority […]
NICEIC, the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting, state that there are around 14,500 accidents in UK homes each year caused by faulty electrics. So before you have an electrical disaster, you should call electricians in south west London to check your wiring is safe.
Taking a DIY approach to mending electrical problems could be the death of you; a little mistake and before you know it, mains electricity could be passing through your body. So call in a professional fully qualified and registered electrician.
But if you are not sure whether you should call an electrician […]
It is one of the worst things that can possibly happen to a homeowner. Imagine if you had to choose an electrician and then hire them, only to find that they were less than honest and that they left your house in a state that could well be called dangerous. There are plenty of cowboys out there in the world of electricians, and today we are going to look at ways in which you can avoid these people, and have a good electrician who does a good job for you and your home.
The biggest problem arises […]
Commercial electricians do very important work. Companies in London rely upon them to ensure that their electrical fittings are safe and secure, and that electrical issues don’t affect business. This means that commercial electricians sometimes have the pressure on them to produce the very best results for large installations, which are sometimes installations that are part of huge buildings that require plenty of inspections and preparation work. The best are up to the job, and if you run a company then you’ll find that you might well need a commercial electrician soon. In this post we […]
We know that most electrical contractors are quite honourable and have integrity. Every now and then you may run into one that is trying to play a game with you and generally take more money off you then initially quoted. This can happen, especially where an electrician has worked out ways to string out jobs. In this post, we will look at ways in which you can avoid this problem and quickly identify if the electrician is generally trying to fleece you.
What you shouldn’t be worried about necessarily is the ‘fits and starts’ approach. Electrical […]
While it is safe to say that most modern homes are generally well built and safe, there are some aspects of our homes that we need to be careful about. This is particularly true in the area of the electrical fittings and wiring in our homes. We did not do it ourselves as homeowners, but we do need to be aware that sometimes there can be issues that need dealing with by qualified electricians.
One of the most important aspects of the home when it comes to electricity is consumer unit in your garage or other part […]
There is nothing worse than having an electrical emergency that you need dealing with quickly and efficiently. Whether it’s a power cut or a blown fuse, if you don’t know what to do then there really is no other option than to call in a qualified electrician who can deal with it. In the London area there are literally thousands of qualified electricians and electrician companies, so it can be hard to choose one that you feel will do the job well. Later in this post we will look at how to choose a reputable electrician […]