Electricity Saving Through Solar Panels

Australians have really embraced solar panels systems over the last 10 years and it is now commonplace to see solar panels on the roofs of one in four homes these days. The reasons that solar power at a residential level has become ‘mainstream’ in Australia is down t several factors:

The cost of solar systems […]

December 26th, 2016|electrical work in renovation, energy saving, solar power|

Electrician Inner West – September 2016 Electrician Update

In our September update we look at smoke detectors, electrical terminology, electrical efficiency, the ‘in’s and out’s’ of different lighting technologies and their relative advantages and disadvantages and finally our approach to the installation of induction cooktops and their benefits.
Replace Old Smoke Detectors – Always Use Photoelectric Type Smoke Detectors
Walking past Leichhardt fire station we […]

Power points with USB mechs

Want to charge your electronic devices faster? Tired of moving your charger around the house? Get rid of all the plugs taking over your current power points and install power points with a USB charger mech. These power points provide a reliable, effective and adaptable solution, minimising excessive power boards and cable mess. USB Charger Mech’s provides a reliable, effective […]

August 16th, 2016|electrical services, electrical work in renovation, energy saving|

Electrical Work For Renovations

10 August 2016. If you are considering upgrading your home through renovation or are currently renovating your home you will almost certainly require an electrician. The best time to call in an electrician when looking to renovate is in the earliest possible stage. This is because renovations will generally require electrical services at the beginning […]

August 9th, 2016|electrical work in renovation, Lighting, Power Points, rewiring|

Power Point Installation Update – July 2016

26 July 2016. One of the most requested work for inner west electricians is installing additional power points in peoples home, offices and businesses. Many homes, particularly pre 1990 simply do not have enough power points and this can lead to some major inconveniences. You may find that you want to create mood lighting in […]

Electrical Safety – Knowledge Is Power

As we discussed in an earlier post understanding the importance of electrical safety within the home is something every home owner needs to be aware of. In Australia we operate from a 240 volt a.c. power supply which, in comparison with, say the U.S. where they have a 110 volt a.c. electrical supply, is an extremely […]

Electrical Recalls – Useful Information

3 July 2016. You have probably seen news stories on television about the recall of consumer items due to safety concerns about that particular product. This certainly happens from time to time with electrical items. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has a useful page on their website that lists products safety recalls issued in […]

July 3rd, 2016|electrical safety, electrician tips|

Surge Protection – Powerboards

How much money do you think you have invested in electronic devices and equipment in your home? Let’s think about the myriad of electronics likely to be found in the modern home. The list could include some or all of the following:

home theatre
desktop computers
lap top computers
tablet devices
mobile phone chargers
stereo […]

Dimmer Switches

Benefits Of Dimmer Switches
When finishing a home or room, lighting is one of the most important elements. The lighting within a room dictates how we feel within an environment. The implementation of dimmer switches within the home not only elevates the mood within a room but also allows for you adjust the lighting to your perfect comfort.

Dimmer switches […]

May 25th, 2016|light dimmers, Lighting, lighting installation|

New Bathroom Electrical Work

Homeowners are increasingly looking to upgrade or totally renovate their bathrooms. This will, more often than not, require electrical work to be done. We typically see some or all of the following electrical jobs are required in bathroom renovations:

new or additional power points to be installed
ceiling exhaust fan installation or the ever popular […]