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Rob and Andre North Lakes & Surrounds Electrical team
Electrical Safety
June 2, 2023

The Importance Of Smoke Alarms

The Importance of Smoke Alarms: Safeguarding Lives in Australia   In a country prone to bushfires and home fires, ensuring the safety of households is paramount. One of the most critical tools in fire prevention and early detection is the humble smoke alarm. In Australia, where fire incidents can escalate rapidly, understanding…
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Electrical Safety
May 14, 2023

Teaching Your Children Concepts of Electrical Safety

Electricity is an integral part of our daily lives, but it can also pose potential hazards, especially for children. Educating your children about electrical safety is crucial to ensure their well-being and prevent accidents. By teaching them the concepts of electrical safety from an early age, you can empower them to make…
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Electrical Safety
April 20, 2023

Preventing Electrical Fires In Brisbane

Safety Tips to Prevent Electrical Fires in Brisbane Electrical fires can cause significant damage to property and pose a threat to the safety of individuals. Taking preventive measures is crucial to minimize the risk of electrical fires in your home or workplace. If you live in Brisbane or any other location, implementing…
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Electrical Safety
January 13, 2023

Electrical Safety In Older Homes

Electrical Safety in Your Older Home Home electrical problems contribute to a large number of the nation's house fires, causing damage to property, health issues, injuries and even death. Today, our dependence on electricity is only increasing and with many homes built before the 2000s, you’ll realise that they were constructed before…
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Electrical Safety
December 29, 2022

Common Electrical Questions

8 Commonly Asked Electrical Questions Is there something going on with the electricity in your home or are you simply trying to figure out if you can do some electrical work on your home by yourself? Well, with more than 20 years in the industry, we have a wealth of knowledge and…
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Electrical Safety
November 15, 2022

Christmas Light Safety

Christmas Light Safety While the holiday season may inspire you to set up some lights, don’t forget about the potential fire hazard that Christmas lights can present to your home. From the tree to the front door or stairs and even the fence, Christmas lights make the holiday season merry and bright,…
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North Lakes and Surrounds Electrical Vans
Electrical Advice
September 9, 2022

Improve Your Home Office Lighting

5 Tips to Improve Your Home Office Lighting While not much can be done about the lighting in your office building, creating a functional and well-lit workspace for your home office is another matter. For anyone still working from home or even just using an office for personal accounting and other matters,…
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Electrical Advice
July 20, 2022

Electrical Safety Switches

Electrical Safety Switches In Queensland, safety switches are mandatory on power circuits in new homes, rentals, and older homes as they're sold but this doesn’t mean you can’t upgrade sooner and get new or additional switches installed. At North Lakes & Surrounds Electrical, we recommend a safety switch for each circuit that…
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North Lakes & Surrounds Electrical team
Electrical Advice
June 10, 2022

Extension Cord Safety

Extension Cord Safety Extension cords are a common and convenient way to bring power to electrical devices but you need to exercise caution when using them. More than 3,000 home fires originate from improper use of extension cords each year. If you need to use an extension cord as a temporary solution…
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North Lakes & Surrounds Electrical | Servicing Moreton Bay Region
Electrical Advice
May 12, 2022

Reasons to Install LED Lights in Your Home

10 Reasons to Install LED Lights in Your Home Although they’ve been around since the 60s, light emitting diodes (LEDs) didn’t gain popularity until the late 2000s. Since then, they kicked off with more and more homes, businesses, school and hospitals are opting for LED lighting. Due to this, we’ve seen the…
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