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Why Are Your Bulbs Going Out Quickly?

Posted on: December 14th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Have you ever bought a lightbulb that says it lasts 1000 hours, but find that after a few weeks the bulb has already gone? Lightbulbs are surprisingly costly, and trying to be energy efficient is getting pricier and pricier. If you find that you are always having bulbs going out quickly, you may well be […]

When Should You Call An Emergency Electrician In North London?

Posted on: October 15th, 2018 by admin No Comments

There are many reasons you might need to call an emergency electrician in North London, from needing a complete rewiring for your home, needing help with electrical upgrades or new light installations, to installing a new smart system into your home or even a home theatre. However, most emergency electricians are used when the safety […]

Electrical Safety For Your Summer Garden Party

Posted on: July 16th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Summer is in full swing, and with the beautiful weather we’ve been having, Summer BBQs and garden parties are commonplace. Everyone is enjoying the sunshine with their friends and family, alcohol is flowing, the kids are splashing in the pool. Most people would be worrying more about the clouds ruining their day or the heat […]

Power Cut Help in Camden

Posted on: June 15th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Did you know that you can register for extra support in Camden that offers help during a power cut? Electrical cables across London are owned by UK Power networks, which provides a variety of services to those who are left vulnerable during power faults. There have been several power cuts this year already across London, […]

Electrical Safety for Kids at Home: Know the Dangers

Posted on: May 17th, 2018 by admin No Comments

The dangers of electricity in our homes can affect us all, but electrical safety is important for the entire household. Babies, toddlers and young kids are extremely inquisitive and want to explore their surroundings, but won’t know or understand the dangers of electricity. Electricity can cause burns, shocks and even death, with 1,380 fatalities and […]

Why Is Electrical Maintenance So Important?

Posted on: May 1st, 2018 by admin No Comments

We live in a world that revolves around electricity; it’s very rare to find a property that doesn’t have at least one electrical item nowadays. Electrical equipment can be very complex which is why electrical maintenance by a professional is recommended, whether it’s for a domestic or commercial property. As electrical maintenance can be a […]

Why Might You Need an Emergency Electrician?

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Electricity has become the centre of a lot of daily activities and so when an issue occurs, many people panic that they won’t be able to get it sorted quickly. However, with an emergency electrician close by, you no longer need to worry! Below, we’ve listed a few reasons why you may need an emergency […]

Top London Attractions That Rely on Electricity

Posted on: March 13th, 2018 by admin No Comments

London is widely known for having some of the most amazing attractions in the UK; it’s no surprise with it being the capital city. Have you ever thought about what is often the main thing behind these London attractions? Behind so many of the amazing sights London is known for is a reliance on electricity. […]

What Should You Do during an Electricity Power Cut?

Posted on: February 6th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Many people instantly go into panic mode when they experience an electricity power cut. However, in general it’s not something to worry over, and by following a few simple steps, you’ll stay calm and before you know it, your electricity will be back on! Step 1: Are You Sure It’s an Electricity Power Cut? First […]

Avoiding Common Electrical Hazards during the Winter Months

Posted on: December 4th, 2017 by admin No Comments

With the days getting colder and darker during the winter months, we’re beginning to use a lot more electrical appliances; this comes with safety risks. Below, we’ve given you our top tips to avoid common electrical hazards during winter. Portable Heaters Portable heaters can be great as the days are getting a lot colder during […]

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