Archive for category: Electrical

Blog

Surge protection in your home

surge protection, surge arrest, protecting devices, electrical safety

With the wet weather increasing across the Yarra Valley in the coming months, the possibility of losing your gear during a thunderstorm or major power outage is more likely. These events can be not only costly, but very inconvenient. There really is no reason you shouldn’t have your equipment protected with a surge protector. Below we list a few of the key things you should consider if you’re thinking about surge protection.

... read more

( Posted in: Electrical )

FAULTY WIRING THE CAUSE OF TOO MANY HOUSE FIRES IN THE YARRA VALLEY

FAULTY WIRING THE CAUSE OF TOO MANY HOUSE FIRES IN THE YARRA VALLEY

CFA Victoria suggests that there’s an average 3,000 house fires per year in Victoria. There has been a surge in the Yarra Valley as the cold nights set in and people are switching on their heaters, electric blankets, and using open fires in attempt to stay warm.

... read more

( Posted in: Electrical )

10 REASONS TO INSTALL LED LIGHTING IN YOUR HOME

10 REASONS TO INSTALL LED LIGHTING IN YOUR HOME

LED stands for ‘Light Emitting Diode’. LED’s are an energy efficient lighting that will save you money on your power bill. Here are 10 reasons you should be getting an LED lighting installed in your home.

... read more

( Posted in: Electrical )

What you need to know about Electrical Safety Switches, or RCD’s in Victoria

What you need to know about Electrical Safety Switches, or RCD’s in Victoria

Electrical Safety Switches or RCD’s (residual current devices) protect our family and loved ones against electrocution by immediately switching off the supply of electricity when electricity leaking to earth is detected at harmful levels. 

... read more

( Posted in: Electrical )