Do you need an electrician in Wandsworth, Clapham or Balham?
Have you started to notice a few problems with electrical items in your home? Things like overheating cables, a circuit breaker that trips out more often than it did, or maybe your lights flickering a little.
If so, then it could indicate that you have a fault somewhere and should call your electrician sooner rather than later.
It is inevitable that your household electrical wiring and fittings will degrade over time, there is the normal wear and tear caused by switching appliances on and off, plugging and unplugging devices […]
Electricians in Bromley – Find and Fix Electrical Faults
Whether you live in Biggin Hill, West Wickham, Orpington or elsewhere in Bromley, you are likely to encounter an electrical fault at some time, especially if you live in an older house or a house that has not been re-wired for many years.
If your wiring is old, or if you suspect that there may be an electrical fault somewhere in your house, you should seek professional advice – call in a Bromley electrician to check your wiring and fittings. Any electrical fault is potentially life-threatening either directly […]
The perennial problem for any householder, whether you live in Wimbledon, Croydon, Balham or elsewhere in South London, is how to find an honest and reliable electrician. These days, there are plenty of them on the Internet, found via Google, Bing, Yahoo and others so it would seem you might be spoilt for choice. The unfortunate thing is that there are many unscrupulous electricians out there, some of them have not even served an apprenticeship!
Take for example finding an electrician in Wimbledon. When you search, you will get over a quarter of a million results! The difficulty is […]
What is emergency lighting?
Emergency lighting, simply put, is lighting that provides safety and security during an emergency on the premises. Because lighting is involved, an emergency occurs when general lighting is not sufficient enough to provide basic human safety.
In this post we will look at what emergency lighting is, and how it can have an impact on both health and safety and productivity of employees.
It is generally accepted that emergency lighting has to operate automatically. It is not appropriate for someone to have to ‘turn on’ emergency lighting, In other words. It has […]
faulty Wiring in Epsom
Early in May we received a telephone call from a householder living in Epsom. She and her husband had only bought their dream cottage two months earlier and had found that their RCD was tripping out at least once a week. Not only was it annoying, it was also worrying them.
Whilst she was on the phone we tried was to get them to check if it was the wiring or an appliance they were using that was causing the problem. Her husband followed our instructions but just could not trace it.
So in we went […]
Building Regulations Part P and Your House Sale in Wimbledon south London Mention Wimbledon and the first thing that most people think about is Tennis. But there is much more to it than that – green spaces, a football team and of course quality housing. Confidence is retuning to the UK housing market, especially since the introduction of the Government backed ‘Help to Buy’ initiative and prices rose by about 10% in Wimbledon during 2013. But during the downturn in the housing market, house owners tended to stay put, preferring to extend and improve rather than move. But that could have […]
The cost of rewiring a typical 2-3 bedroom apartment/flat in London
Domestic Property Rewiring
If your lights or electrics are not working you may need your property to be rewired. Rewiring is where the electrical cables and fittings are renewed. A property rewiring is quite an invasive procedure so existing wall fabric and fittings may be disturbed and in some cases, walls and ceilings will need be decorated.
Professional advice and appraisal about property rewiring
If your electrics are not working or wiring is old, South […]