Electrical Advice

Signs its Time to Upgrade Your Switchboard

Signs to look out for when it comes to your Switchboard The switchboard is the central control point for all electricity flowing into your home. It’s the first port of call whenever the house goes dark and the key to keeping everyone in your home safe from electrocution and house fire because…
Sarah Loudon
April 28, 2022
Electrical Advice

Electrician Near Me

How to Find a Good Electrician near Me Nowadays, there are many different types of electricians: electricians for commercial and industrial businesses, electricians for residential needs, and then the good old jack of all trades handyman electrician. Needless to say, when you hire an electrician, you want to make sure they are…
Sarah Loudon
April 12, 2022
Electrical Advice

Maintaining Your Smoke Alarms

How to maintain & replace smoke alarms Although we’d all like to think that a house fire would never be something that will happen to us, it’s important to be prepared just in case. Smoke alarms are one of the best safety devices you can have in your home and they are…
Sarah Loudon
March 27, 2022
Electrical Advice

Childproofing Electrical Outlets

How To: Childproofing Electrical Outlets A new baby in the home is sure to bring lots of joy, but they can definitely get themselves into mischief when they start crawling and moving around – and believe us, as a family-owned business, we know there is more to preparing your home for a…
Sarah Loudon
February 7, 2022
Electrical Advice

When To Call An Electrician

5 Signs You Need to Call an Electrician From DIY work that didn’t turn out according to plan to simply living in an older, less electrically-adequate home, there’s plenty of reasons you might need to call an electrician. However, there are some issues that occur around the home that we may not…
Sarah Loudon
November 15, 2021
Electrical Safety

5 Ways to Prevent Electrical Hazards

5 Ways to Prevent Electrical Hazards at Home Electricity in the home has become so much a part of our everyday lives that we often forget how much of a danger it can cause. As such, it’s time to refresh your memory on how to prevent electrical hazards at home and tidy…
Sarah Loudon
October 22, 2021
Electrical Advice

Common Household Electrical Issues

5 Most Common Household Electrical Issues Electricity is something we often take for granted. It keeps us cool or warm, it illuminates our home and it provides us with a way to power our entertainment. However, it also has the potential to cause faults and destruction. For those unfamiliar with the technicalities…
Sarah Loudon
September 23, 2021
Electrical Advice

Prevent Circuit Overloads

5 Tips to Prevent Circuit Overload at Home You may not put too much thought into plugging in any new device or appliance, but the pressure on your circuit can take a toll on your electrical systems. The consequences of overloading a circuit can end up costing you a pretty penny, so…
Sarah Loudon
September 4, 2021
Electrical Advice

10 Energy Saving Tips

10 Energy Saving Tips & Tricks from your Local Electrician  Do you know which appliances contribute the most to your electrical bill? In Australia, the top three electrical expenses have occurred through heating and cooling, audio and visual, and hot water. So, how can we reduce the cost of our bill when…
Sarah Loudon
August 25, 2021
Electrical Safety

Risks of DIY Electrical Work

Risks of DIY Electrical Work We all know someone, or maybe you are that someone, that enjoys doing your own work around the house to improve the value of your property and with DIY home projects booming, no doubt in part to the number of home improvement television shows, more than 50%…
Sarah Loudon
July 19, 2021