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The Dangers of Extension Leads

Most people in the Staines, Ashford and Sunbury area have extension leads in their homes, using 4-way bar adaptors to increase the number of appliances that they can plug into a wall socket. Nowadays our TV areas are crowded with many other appliances for example – Wifi Router, DVD, Freesat channel box, SKY Box, Virgin… Read more »

How to control the temperature of your home with LED Lighting.

You see, one of the biggest problems facing anyone wanting to cool down the temperature of their home demands a large lay out of cash. The major problem it’s a complete waste of money. With one hand paying a lot of money for the cooling (air conditioning or fans) with other hand we are paying… Read more »

Controlling the temperature of your Home with LED lighting.

For most of use just having a nice bright light switched on in your room gives satisfaction and sense of security and warmth. Have you ever stopped and taught how much energy is burnt to illuminate the light and give you satisfaction. To illuminate a light, energy which equates to a Watt (is the flow… Read more »

Why Light Bulbs (lamps) Blow Frequently?

As your local Electrician I want to point out a couple of reasons why your light Blubs Blow.  This problem does not mean you have a major wiring fault. This is an issue which has been looked into for many years. If you have wiring fault in your circuit it will be picked up by… Read more »

Green Goo

As your Local Electrician I come across within persons Homes the Green Goo regularly in the Staines, Ashford, Sunbury, Shepperton Area. You may or may not be familiar with this phenomenon, however if your home was built or rewired between 1965 and 1971 then there is a likelihood that this will or is already affecting… Read more »

Your New Water Meter And Electrical Earthing

Posted March 21, 2017 by Richard Bartley You should read this if there is going to be any work on the water mains in your street or on the metal water service pipe feeding your property. 1          The Service Pipe The service pipe is the pipe that runs from the water main into your property…. Read more »

Your Local Electrician guide for Electrical Safety in your Child’s Bedroom

Your Local Electrician guide for Electrical Safety in your Child’s Bedroom A child’s bedroom should be a safe place for them to play, sleep and study but by giving them the latest must have gadgets and all kinds of electrical devices you could be unintentionally creating a danger zone…read on for some tips on improving… Read more »

The Benefits of LED Lighting

The benefits of LEDS are endless. They greatly reduce your energy consumption, reducing your Utility Bills. There are fantastic environmental benefits. Massive health benefits, improving our concentration, our moods and well-being. Advantages of Light emitting diodes are many. Advantages; they emit more light per watt than incandescent lamps, they are much smaller, their on/off time… Read more »

Dubai rules all new properties must fit Philips LED lamps

All new buildings in Dubai will soon be compelled by law to install specific LED lamps, the municipality has ruled, after striking a deal with Philips Lighting to supply millions of light sources to the emirate. Authorities in Dubai signed a five-year contract with Philips to create the ‘Dubai Lamp’, which, it it is claimed, will be the first commercially available 200 lumen per Watt… Read more »