Electrician

Electrical work

Electrical work on your home can be anything, but it’s imperative to only use a professional engineer registered with a trading body. This guarantees their competency and ensures your safety.

After all, your home’s electrics can be very dangerous if wrongly connected, so to avoid any accidents or faults you need to get the basics right and choose a reputable electrician.

Whether you want a home electrics inspection, need the system rewired or you’re looking to add another socket to your network, an electrician will be able to complete the work quickly and efficiently.

Leaving a problem too long could cost you hundreds, or even thousands of pounds extra later down the line, so ensure to have faults looked at as soon as they arise. Regular inspections will also catch hidden errors before they worsen.

Common reasons to hire an electrician

There are a number of reasons that you would require an electrician and this would include:

  • Rewiring your home

Every now and then homes need to be rewired to improve the safety and update the lines. Properties should be rewired every 25 years. You may also need to rewire your home if the RCD keeps tripping or the fuses blowing. Rubber insulated wiring is also common in much older properties and this should be upgraded too.

  • Adding a new line or socket

Often when you move home or change your room around, you’ll need to add a new electrical line or socket to fit your appliances into place. An electrician will run the new line to where you need it, so your plans aren’t hindered.

  • Electrical testing and inspections

A regular inspection will ensure your system is safe and there’s not a hidden problem waiting to become a fault. Testing your electrics will reduce the chances of you paying out even more money on repairs later down the line and your network will be operating safely.

Quotes for electrical work

Electrical work can cover a range of scenarios, and qualified electricians will be able to assist you with anything that needs to be done.

Any work must be carried out by a competent electrician, registered with a professional body such as the NAPIT, whilst also being Part P qualified.

If your home requires electrical work, why not compare prices by completing our quick form and receiving FREE quotes from up to four vetted and reputable electricians in your area.



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Local Electrician Projects

1 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Install extra sockets, outdoor and porch lighting installed, under
2 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Main power circuit keeps tripping the fuse box. Project type: Emergency
3 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Change ceiling lights in bathroom plus one extra socket in living room
4 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Cooker socket and boiler socket need repositioned Project type: Other
5 Project: Enquirer: Tenant General information: Security light to install Project type: Other
6 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Separate off a Chandelier from Spot lights so that each one has a Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Other Do you require an...
7 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner
8 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Project type: Fuse Board Upgrade
9 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: smoke detector bleeping and red light flashing Project type: Emergency
10 Project: Enquirer: Tenant General information: Project type: Other
11 Project: Enquirer: Other General information: We need a disabled toilet light fitting fixed and 2 outdoor floodlights
12 Project: Enquirer: Tenant General information: I need a 3 way light switch installing correctly Project type: Emergency
13 Project: Enquirer: Tenant General information: It's to fit a bedroom light fitting and to check living room switches Are you the property owner: Tenant (with permission) Property Type: Semi detached Do you req...
14 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Project type: Extra sockets/lights
15 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Supply and fit and exterior security light (current one installed no Are you the property owner: Owner of the property Property Type: Detached Do you requ...
16 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Install electric towel warmer in bathroom. Project type: Other
17 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Electrical box smells of cigarette smoke. Project type: Other
18 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Replace Out side light pir above back door Project type: Other
19 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: replace outside light Project type: Extra sockets/lights
20 Project: Enquirer: Property Owner General information: Newbuild first and second fix Project type: Other

Reviews of electrician companies

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Neat and tidy work.
By Miss Alison P.
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Professional,courteous, good price and good job.
By - Colin E.
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By - Elizabeth W.
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Professional, punctual and helpful. will use them again in future.

Electrician activity in December 2019

Electrician Projects in the UK in December 2019

November 2019 October / November
Greater London 5,530 -18% <img src=
South East 2,670 5% <img src=
Scotland 2,084 30% <img src=
North West 1,570 -13% <img src=
Yorkshire & Humber 1,420 7% <img src=
South West 1,361 1% <img src=
East Midlands 1,159 -7% <img src=
Western Midlands 1,154 5% <img src=
East Of England 900 -9% <img src=
Wales 615 2% <img src=
Northern Ireland 463 10% <img src=
North East 130 18% <img src=
United Kingdom 19,056 -4%

Source: Numbers calculated based on the search volumes in major search engines.

Latest successful electrician projects in December

By Mr Alan D.
Got very good quote. Job done very next morning
By Mr Gary B.
Got a company to quote but they withdrew beforehand.
By Mr Wayne M.
The quotes give me an option to pick the best company for my needs
By Mrs Susan C.
Prompt service next day.The electrician was very good.He arrived on time,did a good job and tidied up well.
By Mr Paul H.
It gave me. Good idea of what it would cist

About UK

Energy Performance of Houses

The below information demonstrates the energy performance of homes in Uk. Energy ratings vary from A to G, with A being the most energy-efficient and G being the least efficient. The Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating comes into play heavily when attempting to sell your household, as possible buyers will see what amount they're probably going to be paying for their heating bills. House upgrades such as insulation help to drastically improve a home's EPC rating.