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04
DEC
2018

The 18th Edition and what it means for you

The 18th Edition IET Wiring Regulation is the latest set of standards to govern the electrical industry. All electricians must have taken and passed the course by January 2019. The 18th Edition was introduced on the 1st July 2018. All electrical installations where design and...
30
NOV
2018

The importance of using an NICEIC approved electrician

In today’s blog we want to share with you a story that highlights why you should always hire an NICEIC approved electrician, and why you shouldn’t be afraid to check an electrician’s accreditations before they start work at your property. The National Inspection Council for...
25
SEP
2015

New regulations for Landlords

From 1st October 2015, new regulations require Landlords in England to install carbon monoxide alarms and smoke alarms for tenanted properties, or face a £5,000 civil penalty. Requirement for smoke alarms If your property is occupied under a tenancy, you must ensure that from 1st...
10
JUL
2014

How to keep your electrics safe at home

Electricity is a major cause of accidental fires in the home. According to the charity, Electrical Safety First, electricity causes more than 20,000 fires a year – almost half of all accidental UK house fires. 20 years ago, the average household had one TV, video and possibly a...
10
MAR
2014

Electrical safety for landlords

Are you a landlord? Unsure what you need to do to fulfil your legal obligations concerning electrical safety in the home? We look at some of the key safety checks you need to consider. It is law for landlords of a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) to have a periodic inspection...