Summer is almost here, and every homeowner is in the business of ensuring that their outdoor space looks appealing. There is so much outdoor work to do, from trimming trees and bushes to mowing lawns and cleaning the driveway. You are probably dusting off your saws, mowers, and other power tools from the garage in preparation from the cleanup. As you get caught up in the activities, it is essential to recognize the need for maintaining electrical safety when using garden power tools at home. [Read More]
Why Should You Use Electric Rather Than Water-Based Underfloor Heating?
Underfloor heating is a very attractive addition to make to your home. With heat rising from the floor instead of being circulated by radiators, you'll never get cold feet or feel chilly in the morning. One of the most vital choices you'll have to make after deciding on underfloor heating is whether you want use electricity or water. Electric underfloor heating uses a network of wires, with heating mats to cover larger areas and individual wires to get into smaller or more awkward ones. [Read More]
DIY Data Cabling: 3 Top Tips
If you have some basic DIY skills, you may wish to install your own data cabling in your home. Running the cable through your home and securing it is relatively straightforward. However, by following the tips below, you can ensure that your DIY data cabling job is a success. Keep an eye on your cable management When laying several cables within your home, it can be easy for them to become tangled and mixed up. [Read More]
3 Tasks That Should Only Be Completed By A Qualified Electrician
Every modern Australian home and business requires a reliable electrical connection to power the appliances, lights and air conditioning systems. In an attempt to save money, you may be tempted to carry out some of this work yourself. However, while small jobs such as rewiring a socket or changing a light bulb can be completed with people who have basic skills, other jobs will require a professional electrical contractor. Below is a guide to 3 task that should only be completed by a qualified electrician. [Read More]