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DIMMING LED LIGHT BULBS

DIMMING LED LIGHT BULBS Why do my LED bulbs not dim? Why do my brand new LED bulbs flicker and strobe when dimmed? Have you found yourself asking any of the above questions? If so, hopefully, this article will help answer them. First off, not all LED bulbs are created equal! Some are made to be […]

OUTDOOR LIGHTING IDEAS: BEST SOLUTIONS FOR HOME AND GARDEN

OUTDOOR LIGHTING IDEAS: BEST SOLUTIONS FOR HOME AND GARDEN Outdoor lighting not only adds a lot of charm to your property but can also make it more secure. With so many options for outdoor lighting out there, it can be hard to choose which one to go with. But don’t worry, read on and we’ll […]

THIS IS WHY YOUR ELECTRICIAN IN SOUTHAMPTON WANTS YOU TO HAVE RCD PROTECTION

THIS IS WHY YOUR ELECTRICIAN IN SOUTHAMPTON WANTS YOU TO HAVE RCD PROTECTION Electrical safety is important and one of the most common reasons for house fires is poor wiring. In the article, read about what RCD protection means and why it is so important. WHAT IS RCD PROTECTION? Your electrician in Southampton likely wants […]

WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO REPLACE YOUR OLD FUSE BOARD?

WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO REPLACE YOUR OLD FUSE BOARD? Let’s face it, change is hard, and when it comes to upgrading your fuse board there are a number of reasons why you may not want to do so. But there are also a lot of reasons why you should upgrade your fuse. This […]

UPGRADING YOUR KITCHEN ELECTRICS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AND DO

UPGRADING YOUR KITCHEN ELECTRICS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AND DO In this article, we’ll provide you with a few helpful pointers on what you need to know and do when upgrading your kitchen electrics. HOW TO UPGRADE YOUR KITCHEN ELECTRICS If your kitchen is in need of an upgrade, you may be wondering how […]

WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE SMOKE ALARMS IN YOUR HOME IN SOUTHAMPTON

WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE SMOKE ALARMS IN YOUR HOME IN SOUTHAMPTON When it comes to staying safe and out of harm’s way, we can never be too prepared. With this in mind, we’ve decided to create a list of 10 reasons why you should have smoke alarms in your home in Southampton. WHY YOU NEED […]

ADDING EXTRA SOCKETS AROUND YOUR HOME

ADDING EXTRA SOCKETS AROUND YOUR HOME If you have ever gone to plug in a lamp or appliance only to find that there are no sockets nearby, you know how frustrating it can be. Luckily, it is not too difficult to add extra sockets around your home so that you will never be without a […]

WHAT YOUR ELECTRICIAN IN SOUTHAMPTON KNOWS ABOUT LANDLORD ELECTRICAL SAFETY CERTIFICATES

WHAT YOUR ELECTRICIAN IN SOUTHAMPTON KNOWS ABOUT LANDLORD ELECTRICAL SAFETY CERTIFICATES As a landlord, you are legally required to ensure that the electrical installations in your property are safe. This includes having an Electrical Safety Certificate or Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR) for each rental property you own. Here’s everything you need to know about […]

WHY YOUR ELECTRICIAN IN SOUTHAMPTON THINKS ITS A GOOD IDEA TO HAVE GOOD SECURITY LIGHTING

HELPSHEETS Stay Informed with our Electrical Safety Advice And Information helpsheets that you can read here or download and print off. When you think about hiring an electrician in Southampton, the last thing on your mind is probably security lighting. However, your electrician in Southampton thinks it’s a good idea to have good security lighting […]