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Do you need to replace your home fusebox?

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Do you need to replace your home fusebox?

We asked Peter Evans (Hay Electrics) for his advice on updating household fuseboxes. Read more »

In Electricians

Domestic LED light bulbs

An introduction to LED lighting

Which? Local award-winning electrician Tony Byrne explains your options if you decide to switch to LED lights in your home – and the cost of different jobs. Read more »

In Electricians | Lighting design & retail | Electrical suppliers | House & home

Electrical testing equipment

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What's a periodic inspection?

The electrics in our home can deteriorate with use and time.We asked an electrician to explain the importance of periodic inspection of electrical installations and what’s involved. Read more »

In Electricians | House & home

Update your bathroom

Fast and cost effective ways to update your bathroom

It’s possible to modernise your bathroom without ripping it out and starting again. A recommended bathroom fitter explains how. Read more »

In Bathroom fitters & suppliers | Plumbers | Electricians | Maintenance & handy man

Light bulb

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Electrical safety at home: tips from our traders

We asked Which Local-recommended electricians for their electrical safety tips. Our guide includes advice about appliances, lighting, electric showers and more. Read more »

In Electricians | House & home

Modern, energy-efficient light bulb

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Video: how to replace a light fitting

Replace a simple light fitting yourself and avoid an electrician's call-out fee with this step-by-step expert guide. Read more »

In Electricians | House & home

Electrician

What is Part P?

Rules introduced in 2005 in England and Wales mean that, for most electrical jobs, you should now use a certified electrician registered with one of five 'Part P' schemes. Read more »

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Home safety

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Electrical safety at home

Electricity is dangerous. But most of us take the electrical installation in our homes for granted. Award-winning electrician Steve Daws shares his top tips for saving lives, homes and, in the long-term, money. Read more »

In Electricians

Electrician performing checks at a customer's home

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Video: how to hire an electrician

Planning on hiring an electrician? Watch this short video on finding great traders and avoiding the rogues. Read more »

In Electricians | House & home

Plug in socket

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Video: how to check a fuse box

Is your fuse box or consumer unit up to current safety standards? Read more »

In Electricians | House & home



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