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Outside Garden Socket Installation Plymouth Devon

Outside Garden Socket Installation Plymouth Devon

Correctly installed, an exterior socket is a very useful facility to have. It means you no longer have to run extension leads from inside the house, with the potential for tripping over them!

It enables you to run electric garden equipment such as a lawn mower, hedge trimmer and various other items including power tools, in a far safer way. In fact it is wise to have one at the back and one at the front of the property, which can be used for car washing equipment, power washers and other items such as vacuum cleaners.

Warning: To complete electrical works you must comply with Electrical Regulations.

Probably anybody could wire up an electrical socket and lots of people do badly. The keyword is SAFE. By using a competent professional electrician like Plymouth Sparky you not only get a good tidy job, but also an electrician will carry out testing and issue a certificate to say the installation job is safe.

Staying Safe with your Garden DIY

Every year in the UK around 300,000 people require hospital treatment due to accidents while attempting garden DIY, with almost a third of these injuries being caused by garden electrical equipment! Many of these accidents could have been prevented by simply hiring a Qualified Electrician

Outside Garden electrical sockets, lighting and shed power all undertaken by Plymouth Sparky you go to electrical for quality electrical work in Devon.

The principles of Protective Multiple Earthing (PME)

The principles of Protective Multiple Earthing (PME) As the majority of low voltage supplies to both new and existing electrical installations are connected to a PME earthing terminal, this article discusses the operating characteristics of this particular supply arrangement which in its entirety is known as a TN-C-S system. As shown in Fig 1, in… Continue Reading