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Qualified Electrician or Not?

How do you know the Electrician you want to employ to work in your house is actually qualified?

The simple answer is to check their qualifications. 593 more words


Take the DIY Challenge!

I was recently contacted again by Gareth from Electrical Safety First, who wrote to inform me of a new interactive game they’ve developed to support their campaign, titled: 131 more words

DIY And Home

'Don't Die For DIY'

While the internet has become an invaluable resource for the self-helpers and people who desire to cry ‘I can do this‘; when you research or receive advice, it’s often worth applying a little common sense and thinking before diving in with both feet. 523 more words

DIY And Home

Guide to Approved Document P of the Building Regulations 1

Approved document P of the UK Government’s Building Regulations covers electrical safety of all dwellings. The document applies to electrical installations attached to the following types of building ( or parts of buildings): 405 more words


Electrical Work At Your Home You Should Leave To A Professional

Whenever anything goes wrong it your home, your first instinct is always to fix it yourself, and most of the time it’s an appropriate attitude to have. 394 more words


An Introductory Explanation of Wiring Regulations - Part 1

This is part one of a two-part blog post about electrical wiring.

At its worst, faulty electrical work can lead to a fire, serious injury or even a fatality, which is exactly why electrics were brought in to the building regulations under section Part P. 351 more words