10 Common Electrical Problems to Watch Out For

Electricity is one of the driving forces behind modern living; most of us can’t remember a time without at least having the convenience of light bulbs. Electrical units and appliances are very commonplace for many people. However, behind all the many helpful uses of electricity, there are quite a few problems to look out for. …

What to Do in an Electrical Emergency

Electrical appliances are very commonplace in any modern home or workplace due to their convenience and importance in everyday use. When is the last time you went an extended period without preparing food in your electric oven? Appliances such as ovens, washers, and dryers are used all the time thanks to electricity. Unfortunately, there are …

Preparing for Electrical Emergencies

What would you do in the event of an electrical emergency? If one happened in your home today, would you be prepared and know how to react? Here is everything you should know to do before an electrical emergency occurs, so you are best equipped to prevent or handle them when they do happen. Have …

How to Find a Reliable Emergency Electrician in Perth

There are few things more frustrating than having your power go out in the middle of the night. Being stuck in the hot temperatures of Perth with nothing to power your air conditioner, or finding yourself without power on the weekend when the typical electrician isn’t working, can be the cause of a whole world …

Power point options

In an age where the range of laptops, tablets, smartphones and other devices hang around the home and office like furniture, it is hard to imagine a time without them. But they are here to stay and all need regular charging with USB chargers. But bulky USB adaptors, such as the big box at the …

How to Change a Smoke Alarm Battery

It’s important to regularly check and change your smoke alarm battery. But with so many models on the market, it can be difficult to work out how to change it. Luckily, most smoke detectors take the same 9V battery, and smoke alarms have been designed to make it safe to change the battery without danger …

Christmas lights do’s and don’ts

Year on year, we see that it’s becoming more common for bolder displays of Christmas lights outside of homes around the suburbs of Perth. As the festive season has crept up on us quickly this year, we thought we’d put together this brief guide to installing your lights safely. As the trend for bigger Christmas …

4 Things You Can Do to Ensure Electrical Safety in Your Home

Electrical issues in the home can range from annoying (a minor shock) to the catastrophic (an electrical fire). Thankfully, taking a proactive approach to safety and being conscious of the risk factors can go a long way toward minimising the risk of harm or property damage caused by electricity. Using the services of a qualified …