Entries by Jeff Evans

Industrial Power and Lighting

Power and Lighting for Industry When it comes to an industrial setting you need to make sure that you have the correct power and lighting in place. Without these crucial elements correctly installed, you are going to seriously struggle with your productivity. And this means that your business will be less competitive. Naturally, you want […]

Electrical Installation Surveys During Covid-19

How can I get an electrical installation survey done during lockdown? With the new guidelines on social distancing and the message to stay at home, installation surveys are becoming increasingly difficult or not possible to carry out in person. However this time shall pass and those projects that need to be completed will still need […]

Electrical Installation Testing Procedures

Electrical Testing Electrical products are an essential part of modern living. Without these innovative (and sometimes lifesaving) products life would be very different. However, electricity is also unpredictable and can be incredibly dangerous. That’s why there’s so much legislation in place when it comes to working with electricity. So, to ensure that your electrical installations […]

Smoke Alarm Regulations

Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations It goes without saying that inhaling smoke and carbon dioxide is incredibly harmful for the body. Smoke has the potential to inflame your airways and cause respiratory failure. And carbon monoxide poisoning can also cause severe damage to the body. High levels of carbon monoxide reduce the amount of […]

What is an RCD?

What is an RCD and How Does it Work?   RCD, or residual current device A residual current device (RCD) is one of the best ways to protect yourself from electrical equipment. Accidents, after all, can happen. And the dangers of electricity mean that the consequences of these accidents can be severe and even fatal. […]

How much do led lights save?

LED Bulbs: How Much Can You Save? We’re well aware of the benefits that LED bulbs come packed with. Not only do they have long lifespans, but they also produce unrivalled levels of brightness and embrace energy efficiency. The beauty of all these benefits is that they combine to deliver a lighting solution which is […]

Common Fuse Box Problems

What are the Most Common Fuse Box Problems? A fuse box is crucial for ensuring that each circuit in your building receives the correct amount of power. Not only does this allow you to keep all your appliances running without interruption, but it also prevents the risk of electrical fires. A functioning fuse box is […]

What is EICR?

EICR – Electrical Installation Condition Report Our homes and workplaces rely on electricity to power the many devices we need to live and survive. But we have to make sure these devices are safe. Electricity is a powerful form of energy and can cause serious injuries when it gets out of control. Clearly, it needs […]

Common Electrical Problems

Common Electrical Problems around the Home We rely on electricity like no other form of energy when it comes to powering our homes. Ovens, hot water and lighting are just three examples of how our homes rely on electricity. But electricity is not without its problems. And, due to the ubiquity of electrical appliances in […]