If you want a good kitchen, you have to do it right the first time. This kitchen will last decades because it was done properly... If you want a good job, get a good contractor!
Have you been told by a retailer "we have installers who can install your appliances for you?" Have you been encouraged by cheap or fixed prices to go ahead? Maybe this helped you make a decision on your purchase and saved you the hassle of finding someone else to install your appliance, sink, toilet etc. ... but ...
On looking over the switchboard, I found a host of problems. This ultimately meant that the customer needed to upgrade their switchboard and consumer mains before any further additions are made. But why?
Don't want to read the long discussion? ...go straight to the conclusion Yep it's another one about compliance, but with a slight twist! I have just finished a moderately large job for a client. It was for some outside lights and required some modifications to their switchboard - and this is where it gets interesting! … Continue reading The Rules…
I had an interesting discussion with someone yesterday who asked me about my work. When indicated that I was an electrician, the first thing I got asked was "what is your hourly rate". There is now a part 2 to this article. It can be found at Cheaper or just more risky – part 2 … Continue reading Cheaper is OK… right?
The injury to my arm is healing, but slower than expected... updated - 2018, Sept 30 see: Delayed by injury for more information. Progress is slow with my arm folks - sorry. While there have been a few improvements, it is taking much longer than any of us would have thought. It was a very … Continue reading Injury update
I seem to write about this a lot, another electrician who has done bad work. Here is a photograph of an appliance for you that says volumes about the general quality of work these days. I couldn't believe this when I saw it. An electrician appears to have tested this appliance and passed it as … Continue reading Bad appliance testing
Date: 5th June 2018 An apology to all of our clients, both new and existing. Greg has badly injured a tendon in his arm which will require an extended period of leave from work. While it will repair, it will take a longer time than originally believed. We will update you as more information is … Continue reading Delayed by injury