Electricity is one of those things isn’t it? We just wouldn’t be able to do without it but can’t see it, smell it or taste it. That’s what makes it so dangerous when you are trying to do things yourself that you should really have a qualified electrician do. So what does that mean? Do
One question that is often asked by clients is “Do I need an electrician for the testing of RCDs and smoke alarms?” This is a reasonable question and the answer consists of two parts and I will deal with each separately. Testing Smoke Alarms If you are the landlord of a residential property then the
Smoke alarms. For the most part they are those little round white things on our ceiling either near our kitchen, or if we’re really unlucky, outside our bedroom! Occasionally they will start chirping incessantly or god forbid, they will start a full on beeping at a noise level that would put a jet engine to shame, letting all that are within a 5km radius of our home know that we’ve just burnt the toast!
Saving Power….if there’s something that we would all like to save money on it’s our electricity bill. But even when we say this to ourselves each and every time we get one of those bills, what do we actually do about it? Run around the house for the next week following our children and turning off lights? Putting up with the heat or the cold just a little bit longer before we turn the air conditioner on? Then after all this, we end up three months down the track in the same spot, staring incredulously at the next bill that’s even higher than the last wondering what went wrong. Sound familiar? Well read on for some tips on what you can do to save some real money.
Ok, so we’ve all heard the news reports and seen the junk mail that gets delivered about this NBN that is being rolled out across Australia…all it appears to be is a politician’s best election campaign subject doesn’t it? I mean who actually has the NBN? How much quicker is it and do I need the speed? Who is going to install it and how does it all work? “All these questions! It all seems to hard, I’m going to have a cup of tea instead…” I hear you say. Well read on and we’ll try to answer some of these questions and how LS Power can help.
I am writing this post having recently attended a property for a simple job and finding some fairly disturbing things that were unrelated to the task before me; this has lead me to prompt people to ask themselves “How safe is my house? Do I need an electrical inspection?” I guess the first thing to