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21 04, 2019

Do You Need PAT Testing?

2019-03-28T13:24:12+00:00April 21st, 2019|

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 [...]

18 04, 2019

Putting Safety First

2019-03-28T13:24:47+00:00April 18th, 2019|

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, but it can also 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 [...]

22 02, 2019

Common Home Electrical Problems

2019-04-02T15:09:24+00:00February 22nd, 2019|

Some of our most common callouts relate to household electrical issues. As a group, they can vary greatly but typically many of the issues that we are required to deal with are far more common than others. Obviously attempting to sort any type of electrical issues can be dangerous and if you are going to attempt to do this yourself before you even attempt any form of detection and/or DIY fix solutions, it is absolutely essential that you know what [...]

16 02, 2019

The Only Phonecall You Will Need To Make

2019-04-23T13:20:31+00:00February 16th, 2019|

We take great pride in our reputation as high-class plumbers but did you also know what we offer a range of services to our customers? Our electrical, plumbing, heating and services complement each other very well, especially with boiler repairs that are often due to electrical faults. Personal Service We take great pride in our ability to ensure that we provide all of our customers with a quality service which is both personal and reliable. We do not use call [...]

5 01, 2019

Keep Safe With J & P’s Electrical Fault ‘Spot List’

2019-04-04T10:54:38+00:00January 5th, 2019|

Faulty electrics are a common problem within London and have the potential to be extremely dangerous. Causing 12,500 fires and 2,000 electric shock accidents in the home each year, according to the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (NICEIC), it is absolutely essential that you take no risks and leave any problems to the professionals. Whilst the worst things that can happen for many aspects of home DIY are not actually that bad, any mistakes relating to electricity could [...]

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