Monthly Archives: April 2015

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24 04, 2015

Tips From Electricians To Help You Stay Safe In Your Home

2019-03-20T07:52:32+00:00April 24th, 2015|

It's a good idea for anyone involved with something as potentially dangerous as working with electricity to be prepared. It not only can save your life, it can save others who live in the home. Putting Safety First When doing any kind of wiring make sure that the electricity is off in that area. If you're not sure of how to do so then you may just want to shut it all off because you do not want this to [...]

17 04, 2015

Reasons Why It May Be Time For a New Boiler

2019-03-20T09:08:09+00:00April 17th, 2015|

If you have a boiler, there is every chance that you will know just how important the role it plays in the smooth running of your house is. Because of this, it is wise to keep track of your boiler just in case it may not be working as expected. The operation of boilers compared to furnaces and heat pumps is very different. As your boiler ages, it reaches a time when it will need to be replaced, the problem [...]

8 04, 2015

Why You Should Do PAT Testing On Your Appliances

2018-06-18T11:29:05+00:00April 8th, 2015|

While most people think that portable appliances like electric kettles and toast machines are safe, the truth is that these items have been blamed for a lot of fires, which is why you should do PAT testing or Portable Appliance testing on them. If you don’t believe portable appliances can cause fires, think back to the time of May 2007 Cutty Sark fire. It was triggered by a vacuum cleaner left was plugged in overnight. The fire actually reached 1,000 [...]

4 04, 2015

Why Electrical Problems Should Be Left For An Electrician

2019-03-19T12:26:36+00:00April 4th, 2015|

Whilst electricity is something that everyone is only too aware of, it is not unusual for people to underestimate just how powerful electricity is and when this happens, it can lead to costly and dangerous mistakes. However, despite this, when people are aware of some type of electrical problem in their home, they still attempt to do the repair work on their own. This is when people should know why the electrical problems should be left for an electrician, rather [...]

1 04, 2015

Which Plumbing Issues Should Cause The Most Concern?

2018-06-18T11:29:34+00:00April 1st, 2015|

While in the past plumbing was an issue in most homes, today’s plumbing systems have developed to the point where people rarely experience burst pipes or kitchen sinks that won’t drain.  As long as water runs from the faucet and it drains where it should drain, everything’s okay. However, the truth is that your plumbing system can actually become a water-filled balloon that could burst if you don’t pay attention. To what, you may ask. Read on to find out! One [...]

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