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When Do You Need to Get an Electrical Inspection in Nelson?

Posted on 28 August, 2016 at 19:30 Comments comments (4)


There are quite a few instances when it is recommended you get an electrical inspection done and most electricians in Nelson will perform electrical safety checks to make sure that your home’s wiring and other electrical components are in good working order and do not pose a hazard to you or your family. Here are some of those instances:

Before you commit to buying a house 

A house is a huge...

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8 Most Dangerous Home Electrical Hazards

Posted on 28 August, 2016 at 19:10 Comments comments (0)


With our modern reliance on electricity, there are potential electrical safety hazards in any home, office, or factory. Fortunately, these hazards can be eliminated or reduced by staying aware and taking steps to eliminate their dangers, ideally with the assistance of an electrician in Nelson. These are eight of the most dangerous electrical hazards that could arise in any Nelson home.

ELECTRICAL HAZARDS IN THE HOM...

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The Importance of 'Earthing' Electrical Currents

Posted on 28 August, 2016 at 18:50 Comments comments (0)


Humans have made some truly remarkable discoveries in the electrical field, and one extremely important lesson has been the importance of earthing electrical currents.  An Electrician in Nelson is required to provide earthing to the NZ standards. Electricity has provided countless benefits to people, but it still remains one of the most deadly elements readily available in our daily lives, and unless yo...

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How Much Power is Needed to Run an Average Home in Nelson?

Posted on 28 August, 2016 at 18:40 Comments comments (1)


Modern homes in Nelson use far more electrical appliances than ever before, and as a result, much more power is required to be able to run the average home. Advancements in insulation and modern technology have gone a long way towards making the absolute most of our power usage, but when it comes down to it, there are still several ways that we can reduce our power usage. The following is a brief look at how much energy i...

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Master Electricians in Nelson

Posted on 14 September, 2014 at 19:00 Comments comments (0)



For all electrical work in your home, beyond changing a lightbulb, it is vital that you consult a qualified registered NZ electrician.

 

No matter what electrical job you need doing in your home in Nelson, a registered qualified electrician will be able to help you.

 

What an Electrician Does

 

Electricians work with all of the e...

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When You Should Call an Electrician in Nelson

Posted on 29 July, 2014 at 20:00 Comments comments (0)



When To Know You Should Call an Electrician

 

Unlike many home improvement projects, electrical work in Nelson must be carried out by a registered electrician . If you're unsure when to call an electrician, here are some of the instances that you should.

 

1: You are not sure what to do

 

You may fancy yourself as being quite handy and may have a c...

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Electrical Fire Safety Tips for homes in Nelson

Posted on 29 July, 2014 at 19:10 Comments comments (0)


Electrical Fire Safety Tips for the Home

 

Electrical fires are a huge danger in Nelson and electricians come accross very outdated dangerous unsafe switchboards that are in need of an immedaite upgrade to todays saftey standards. Unlike regular fires, which can be put out by water, electrical fires require a special kind of fire extinguisher before it can be put out. Water is unsafe to use because th...

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Rewiring Your House in Nelson

Posted on 23 July, 2014 at 21:00 Comments comments (0)


If you live in an older house in Nelson, chances are it might be time to rewire. Homes built as recently as the 1980s might not meet today’s safety standards as consumers now rely on so many things that require electricity. With bigger flat screen televisions, high-speed Internet access (which requires special Cat-5 wiring per the phone company) desktop computers, and more, your home has to pull a lo...

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Switchboard/fuse board Upgrade Nelson

Posted on 22 July, 2014 at 20:45 Comments comments (0)



Do You Need an Electrical Switchboard Upgrade?

If your switchboard looks like the one in the above picture then your answer is yes you do need a switchboard upgrade.

How old is your home? More pertinently, how old is its wiring? If it’s been a while since your home’s electrical switchboard has been inspected and upgraded, or if it still uses old ceramic fuses, it could be puttin...

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LED Lighting Nelson

Posted on 22 July, 2014 at 18:55 Comments comments (0)


Light emitting diodes, commonly called LEDs, are becoming more and more widespread in all uses for electricians in Nelson. You may think they are a new invention but they have been in commercial use since the 1970s as replacements for incandescent and neon indicator lights on electronic equipment. It has only been recently that LED manufacturing has reached a point where LEDs can be used to replace conventional lighting such a...

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