Electrical Issues that Could Stop Someone Buying Your House

Electrical issues when selling your house

When it comes to selling your home you want to get the best price possible. This usually relies on having a good number of potential buyers all interested in your property. Unfortunately, sometimes things that have not been an issue to you living in your property are a big issue to buyers. This is particularly […]

Easy Energy Saving Solutions for Businesses

Business Energy Saving Solutions

If you run a business you will know the importance of keeping costs down. One way of doing this is to reduce your spending on energy bills. This can seem like quite a daunting challenge if you have large premises but making some very simple changes can lead to a substantial reduction in the overall […]

What is a Registered Electrician and Why Should I Choose One?

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  Looking for a sparkie to fix your fusebox? Whether you need your whole house rewired or just need a few small electrical jobs carried out it is important you know where to turn to for help. In the past many people attempted electrical jobs themselves but all too often this work would be done […]

5 Things You Should Know About Consumer Units (Fuse Boards)

Electrical Upgrades and rewiring

Electrical safety in the home should always be taken seriously. Old fuse boards with outdated fuses offer little or no protection against electrocution. These should be replaced with modern Consumer Units which are fitted with mini circuit breakers (MCB’s) and one or more residual current devices (RCDs). Find our more below.

When It Comes to Electrical Work, Don’t DIY

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We are living in the age of the internet. You can find anything online and there is no end to the number of videos on You Tube explaining how to do jobs which you would normally employ a tradesman to do. While it’s great to take matters into your own hands for some things, electrical […]

Should I Call An Electrician?

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Do you know when it is advisable to call out an electrician and what an emergency electrician service is for? Hopefully this article will explain what we can do for you and when you should call us if you have an electrical emergency in Edinburgh. 9 Reasons it is Time to Call Your Local Electrician […]

Electrical Safety in the Home

Electrical safety in the home is paramount. There are so many injuries and fires as a result of bad wiring and old overloaded appliances. This infographic gives some statistics and safety tips to stay safe in your home. Rewiring your home may be the best investment you can make.    

5 Things to Watch For When Choosing a Domestic Electrician

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If you are looking for a domestic electrician then you will probably be looking for someone who is well trained and can undertake the work to a high and safe standard. Getting someone who knows a “bit about electricity” is not a good idea.  The number of fires in the UK as a result of […]

Think you can DIY? Jobs Where You Definitely Need an Electrician

Electrician installing sockets

Most people will turn their hand to certain DIY jobs like painting and decorating, joinery work and even some plumbing. However, for those people who think that they can turn their hand to electrical work – think again. Every year in the UK there are fatalities and thousands injured from faulty electrics in the home.  […]

Best Tips on Finding a Local Recommended Electrician

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Are you trying to find a local recommended electrician? Finding someone you can trust to do a professional job at a good price is not always easy. We trades people get ourselves a bad name sometimes for not being reliable, or for not doing a good job – or for having too many tea breaks! […]