This article provides information on conventional arrangements for radial final circuits for cookers in household premises. Electric Cooker Installation Plymouth Technical Guide: Installing a cooker circuit 1 A cooker control unit is an assembly primarily intended for controlling the supply of electricity to a cooker. It also incorporates a switched socket-outlet for the electrical supply to… Continue Reading

Make Safe Electrics A Home Upgrade Priority Make Safe Electrics A Home Upgrade Priority New plans to update, do up our house are often dreamt up with plans for the garden, the Kitchen etc, but do we stop to think, How Safe Is Your Electrics. However, one resolution which should be taken seriously is ensuring that the… Continue Reading

Maintaining Electrical Safety in fixed and portable  Electrical appliances. Testing Times for Plymouth Sparky. Just a snap of a couple of jobs covered today. New Outside light and bell fitted to replace the old tired light fixture the light fitting tested. Then another client had an MCB keep tripping, On fault finding and Testing found one light… Continue Reading

Part P registered electrician Plymouth Sparky What is Part P? In 2005 the Government introduced electrical safety rules into the Building Regulations for England and Wales. Because of this, most fixed electrical installation work in homes must, by law, meet the Building Regulations. Part P states that anyone carrying out electrical installation work in a home… Continue Reading

Small Electrical Jobs Plymouth Sparky LITTLE  ELECTRICAL JOBS to be done around the house or shop? Looking for some domestic electrical work to be done but job is beyond the scope of the average DIY householder. Small Electrical Jobs Plymouth Sparky Need to move / install / replace broken switches, sockets or light fittings? Do you require lighting… Continue Reading

Electrical Work Plymouth Services by Plymouth Sparky include: Plymouth Sparky Electrical Work Plymouth Personal Appliance Testing (PAT) and safety inspections with a comprehensive report about the safety of your electrical system Electrical rewiring Adding extra sockets Extra lighting Replacing broken fittings Electrical installations Electrical engineering Maintenance Emergency service Breakdowns Fuse boards Health & safety inspections… Continue Reading

10 Signs You Need To Call an Electrician If there’s a problem with the electrics in your home, you might not be sure if it’s a job for the pros or something you can fix. Perhaps you’ve Googled a few of the issues encountered, or even watched a couple of electrician-led tutorials on YouTube. And finally,… Continue Reading

Electrical Condition Report Plymouth – Inspect and Test Regularly for Safety As an approved contractor, we carry all testing, inspecting and certification. What is an Electrical Installation Condition Report? Our electricians can carry out an Electrical Installation Condition Report (EICR).  These have replaced the Periodic Inspection Report (PIR), is the inspection of the condition of… Continue Reading

Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR) Plymouth Fixed Wire Periodic Testing, periodic inspection or PIR has now been replaced by Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR) Electrical installation testing is the inspection and testing of an electrical installation against the current version of BS 7671 (the wiring regulations). This has more recently become known as an electrical installation… Continue Reading

Simple checks can save your life Millions of people in the UK expose themselves and their families to potentially fatal electrical accidents in the home by making simple blunders, down to a lack of knowledge about the dangers of electricity. It is important to make sure that the electrical installation in your property is well… Continue Reading