Choosing a Fit-Out Team

An office fit-out is an important, major project that is going to take up lots of time and energy. It needs a multi-faceted approach, with different teams and professionals taking care of different aspects of the process. The electricity in the building is one of the most important aspects, and it is beneficial to find a team that either includes an electrician or works with an electrician, so you don’t have to source someone yourself. A qualified electrician is a real asset for any job. They will manage the electrical contracting, as well as carrying out any work required for electrical and lighting systems in your office. If you’re working... Read More »

Checking the Wiring is Safe in your Home

The wiring and electrics can sometimes be a cause for concern in a residential property. It may be an older building, or it may be new and the wiring has been put in cheaply. If this is the case, you may notice some inconsistencies in your lighting systems. These may include failure of a light to switch on, bulbs blowing regularly, lights blowing the fuse box or certain light fittings looking poorly installed. It is especially telling if LED lights are blowing, as these should last for years. It’s a good idea to check out any concerns you may have about your wiring, to be on the safe side. Ask... Read More »

A Qualified Electrician is so Important

For any electrical and wiring work, you need to hire someone who is qualified. This person will be an electrician. Don’t just get anyone to do the work – it needs to be someone who is fully qualified and has plenty of experience. Don’t take people’s word for it, either. You should ensure that people are qualified electricians when they are going to carry out any work on your property. Check certificates and that they are a member of the trade. Never be tempted to carry out any electrical work yourself. It is incredibly dangerous and you could get a serious electric shock from tampering with wiring or electrics. Even... Read More »

Looking for a Local Electrician in Leicester?

If you are looking for an electrician in Leicester it’s worth considering Bright Sparks Electrical Services Ltd. They are certified and experienced electricians with over 20 years in the industry offering complete home wiring and new build electrical installation services for the whole of leicestershire, covering both commercial and domestic properties. Their services also include: Lighting installation & Bespoke electrical installations Power installation Inspection and testing Security alarms, Fire alarms and lighting Extensions & Repairs Boiler and heater wiring All their trade-persons are City & Guilds qualified and fully CRB checked, with an impressive portfolio of the work carried out for their various customers over the years. Bright Sparks are approved electrical contractors for Travis... Read More »

Electrician Tools You Should Have

Even if you’re not an electrician yourself, having a few of the tools of the trade can allow you to do a few of the small jobs that they do easily and safely. If you like looking after things yourself, you should consider purchasing a few of the following: Electrical Tester – These are the ultimate devices for an electrician or amateur electrician. What they do is test for an electrical current, voltage and continuity; they ensure your safety as you’ll find out if there is still a current flowing through a circuit which could shock you, and they allow you to see if your fix has worked as intended... Read More »