Is it time to replace your old fuse board?
Is it time to replace your old fuse board? Hidden away in a cupboard somewhere, your fuse board is rarely given a thought, but it could be struggling to keep up with the demands you’re placing on it. In fact, you may have already started to notice the effect it’s having on your electrics – […]
Electrical maintenance contracts – airports
Electrical maintenance contracts – airports Making sure your electrics are in good working order is a routine part of maintaining a building, but for those that need uninterrupted power and lighting, it’s critical. Buildings and businesses, like airports, that rely on having a constant supply of energy could suffer disastrous consequences if any element of […]
Energy efficient commercial LED lighting
Energy efficient commercial LED lighting Old-fashioned filament bulbs are getting harder to find and halogen bulbs were banned by the European Union in 2018, so if your lights need replacing, what are your current options? Fluorescents and CFL bulbs (compact fluorescent lighting) are still on the market, but for businesses looking to upgrade their lighting […]
What are your options when it comes to off-grid power supply?
What are your options when it comes to off-grid power supply? It’s not always possible to get your electricity from the grid, and, even if it is, you might choose not to go down that route. More businesses than ever are choosing to combine renewable energy with an off-grid power supply, so they can be […]
Is your emergency lighting system correct for your business?
Is your emergency lighting system correct for your business? To protect the people using your property, having the right specification of escape route lighting is critical – it could mean the difference between life or death. In this blog, we explore emergency lighting systems in detail and look at what the law says on their […]
Emergency lighting and off-grid central battery systems
Emergency lighting and off-grid central battery systems Off-grid central battery systems are critical for homes and businesses that need a fall-back option should they lose power from their main supply. The most common reasons for needing a back-up battery are: to power emergency lighting in the event of a mains failure to act as a […]
How to run electricity to a garden room
How do I power my garden electrics? From teenage dens to home offices and pub sheds, outdoor buildings are a great way to expand your living space, and more people than ever are finding the extra room they need in their own back garden. To turn your outbuilding into a practical and comfortable, all year […]
What is required to install an electric car charger?
How do I power my garden electrics? If you are considering buying an electric vehicle (EV), or you’ve recently invested in one, then you may be wondering how you’re going to charge your new set of wheels. There are more public charging points in the UK than petrol stations, but most people choose to charge […]
How do I power my garden electrics?
How do I power my garden electrics? To get the most from your outside space, it’s got to be functional. That might mean adding a practical feature, like a patio heater, so you can use your garden year-round, or something much more exciting, like a hot tub All these things need power, and garden electrics […]
Do I need an electrical installation condition report?
Do I need an electrical installation condition report? Renting, Moving House or Just Moved? Congratulations! Whether you are planning a house move, or have just moved, it is an exciting time. Sometimes between the preparation, packing ….and unpacking it is easy to have little time to think about something as mundane as electrical safety of […]