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What factors need to be considered with having Electrical work carried out?

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What other factors should you consider when having electrical work carried out? One of the most common question we get asked by our potential customers in Eltham, Swanley, Sidcup, Lee Green & surrounding areas is how much is this work going to cost me? Here i try to highlight some of the considerations to take… Read more »

Should you use a registered, local Electrician?

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Why use a registered local Electrician?   If you are planning on having Electrical work carried out in Eltham, Sidcup, Swanley, Plumstead & surrounding areas then we recommend using a registered, local Electrician, a list of all registered companies in England & Wales can be found at www.electricalcompetentperson.co.uk. In 2005 the Government introduced Part P… Read more »

There’s no smoke without fire!

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Mains Smoke alarms Smoke alarms are nothing new but recent events have thrown fire safety in to the spotlight. As an Electrician I visit a lot of properties in Eltham, Sidcup, Swanley and surrounding areas & one thing that is striking is very few actually have any kind of working smoke detection installed. Having a… Read more »

Do you need a new Consumer unit/fuseboard?

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Does my Consumer unit/fuseboard need upgrading? A Consumer unit also is commonly referred to as a fuseboard, fusebox or distribution board. As a Local Electrician, I often get asked by homeowners & landlords in Eltham, Lee Green, Swanley, Sidcup & surrounding area whether their consumer unit /fuseboard/fusebox is safe or does it need upgrading? Ultimately,… Read more »

Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR) explained

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Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) An EICR (Electrical installation condition report) can be known by different names such as periodic inspection, electrical homebuyers report or Landlords safety report and is much like a boiler service or a car MOT for your electrics. Being one of the most used things in our day to day life,… Read more »

Are you in for a shock?

Upon visiting a property in Eltham recently to install 4 new designer lights for a customer, I was faced with an issue that isn’t uncommon, the lighting circuits within the property dated back to pre 1966 and didn’t have provision for an Earth connection (CPC as it is referred to within the electrical regulations). This… Read more »

New website

Welcome to our new and updated website, hopefully it will help to give you a better idea of who we are and what we do, if you have any questions or are looking for an electrician in Eltham, Sidcup, Dartford, Swanley or surrounding areas then we would be happy to answer any questions you have…. Read more »