Entries by Nick

5 Tips to choose the right circuit breakers for your home

A home electrical system is fitted with safety features such as circuit breakers, switching devices that are either automatically or manually controlled to protect your power system. If you do not have an electrical circuit breaker you are open to a high risk of electrical shocks, electrocution and electrical fires. Ask your local electrician on […]

How Smoke Alarms can prevent your home from a massive fire

Home fires can be devastating and can happen quickly without warning. Often fires break out when the inhabitants are sleeping and often it’s too late to put them out, but with a properly installed smoke alarm from you electrician in Tweed Heads installed in all critical areas, you can protect yourself and family from massive […]

5 tips to protect your home from power failures

Power outages are very common all around Queensland, so it’s important that you protect your home and all your electrical equipment when they occur. Your friendly local electrician in Tweed Heads can advise you on the right type of surge protectors for your particular application and needs as well as installing them in your home, […]

How to choose the best local electrician on the Gold Coast?

When you need an electrician on the Gold Coast it’s important that you find the best local properly qualified and licensed electrician to do your electrical work. The following ideas will help you locate the best local electrician on the Gold Coast: You need an electrician To do any electrical repairs apart from changing a […]

How to protect home from electrical hazards?

Summer time is often when your home uses more electricity to compensate for the hotter weather. With air conditioners and fans working to full capacity and refrigerators and freezers working overtime to produce enough cool refreshments, many homes are in danger of overloading their electrical system creating a potential fire hazard. Your local electrician in […]

Tips to Consider while choosing extension cords

Extension cords are very handy when the appliance’s cord you’re using will not reach the nearest power outlet. But it’s important that you chose an extension cord that properly matches the appliance you’re using. If you are not sure, ask your friendly electrician on the Gold Coast to advise you on the correct size you’ll […]

5 signs your switch board is wearing out

Many people live in older homes that although are very sound and comfortable usually still have the original wiring and switch board. These homes were designed with a wiring system that matched the average usage of the day, but now with people using so many more gadgets the old wiring systems and switch board are […]

Signs which show your home wiring needs an upgrade

We all rely on our homes wiring every day, but give little thought to the condition it’s in, as most of the wires are concealed in the walls, ceiling or under floors. It’s only when a problem develops that we think to call an electrician, but often that can be too late as wiring and […]