Useful Information about electrical services, tools & devices

Useful Information about energy efficiency, electrical devices like RCD’s, Smoke Alarms, LED’s , surge protectors etc. will be posted here on a regular basis.

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Winter electrical safety checklist

June 11th, 2014 by: admin

Making your home electrically safe for winter is important! Find a useful checklist here: Safety ...

High electricity bill ? It might be your ducting!

March 17th, 2014 by: admin

I’ve read a few posts on facebook from people complaining about their recent electricity bill, and you would be amazed at how many roof spaces I’ve been in where the ducting was not properly connected to the vent. For example, a couple of weeks ago I was working on a ...

A few hints to save on your electricity bill

February 21st, 2014 by: admin

A few nasty facts: The  average Australian house uses 38% of it’s  total energy consumption on heating and cooling. Every additional degree on your thermostat adds 5 - 10% to your energy costs. Draughts from poorly sealed doors and windows can account for up to 25% of heat/cooling loss. The ...

Power points

January 26th, 2014 by: admin

Power points, or GPOs (General Power Outlet) are available in a variety of styles and price ranges. Although not a very complex task to install, anything electrical needs to be handled by a qualified electrician as the consequences of DIY tasks can be very dangerous and even life threatening. How ...

Save $$$ on your energy bill & reduce your carbon footprint with LED lights.

January 13th, 2014 by: admin

LED lights are the smarter option if you want a long-term lighting solution that is also environmentally friendly. LED lights reduce your energy usage, will cut down your electricity bills and a high quality LED will brighten up your house for up to 20 years. Most people don't know, but ...