Common Signs That Your House Needs to Be Rewired
31Jan

Common Signs That Your House Needs to Be Rewired

Electrical issues in your home can be more than just an annoyance. They could be a sign of something more sinister, and in some cases, they can prove dangerous. This…

How to Test if an Electrical Wire is Live
11Jan

How to Test if an Electrical Wire is Live

Electrical wires carry electricity from a power source to various appliances and devices in our homes. It is essential to know how to test if an electrical wire is live…

What Are Amps, Watts, Volts and Ohms?
11Jan

What Are Amps, Watts, Volts and Ohms?

When working with electronics or electrical systems, it is important to understand the difference between volts, amps and watts. These are three basic units of measurement that are commonly used…

A Guide to Electrical Wiring Colours Coding
11Jan

A Guide to Electrical Wiring Colours Coding

Electrical wiring is a crucial aspect of any construction project, be it residential, commercial or industrial. It is responsible for delivering electricity from the main power source to the various…

Signs that Your Home is at Risk of an Electrical Fire
11Jan

Signs that Your Home is at Risk of an Electrical Fire

It can be easy to overlook the potential hazards posed by electrical systems in our homes. However, it’s important to stay vigilant and aware of warning signs that your home…

Step by Step Guide to Understanding the Fuse Box in Your Home
11Jan

Step by Step Guide to Understanding the Fuse Box in Your Home

If you’ve ever experienced a sudden loss of power in your home, you may have turned to your fuse box for answers. But do you really know what it is…

How do you find an electrical fault?
12Dec

How do you find an electrical fault?

Electrical faults are an unavoidable aspect of the modern world. They occur when there is a problem with the flow of electricity through a circuit, causing it to malfunction or…

A Guide to Electrical Wiring Colours in Australia
12Dec

A Guide to Electrical Wiring Colours in Australia

Electricity is an essential part of our daily lives, and understanding the wiring colours used in Australia can help us utilise it safely. In this guide, we will provide you…

Essential Components: What a Secure Modern Switchboard Should Include
12Dec

Essential Components: What a Secure Modern Switchboard Should Include

As an emergency electrician in Melbourne, one of the most common issues I come across is outdated and unsafe switchboards. Many homeowners do not realise the importance of having a…

Is Your Ceiling Fan Causing Flickering Lights?
12Dec

Is Your Ceiling Fan Causing Flickering Lights?

Ceiling fans are a common feature in many households. Not only do they provide much needed air circulation, but they also add to the aesthetic of any room. However, you…