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18 03, 2019

How to ensure you are making the most of peak and off-peak electricity

March 18th, 2019|

Keeping on top of your energy bills is a great way to keep your outgoings as low as possible. One of the best ways to reduce your energy bills is to be aware of the peak, off-peak and shoulder periods of your energy provider and to switch to off-peak whenever possible. Here we have looked [...]

5 02, 2019

Solar batteries – are they worth it?

February 5th, 2019|

Tesla Powerwall – is it worth it? It’s certainly worth exploring whether investing in the Tesla Powerwall is worth it for your family’s ongoing energy usage. After all, having a rechargeable battery that allows you to collect energy for the sun to use anytime day or night sounds like a no-brainer, considering the high costs [...]

7 01, 2019

Don’t put off making necessary electrical updates to your home

January 7th, 2019|

As part of our service, we provide regular free safety inspections to our valued customers. Their electrical safety is very important to us and we wouldn’t feel right coming into their home to do electrical work without pointing out any issues that could jeopardise their family’s electrical safety. We sometimes find outdated electrical wiring, outdated [...]

20 12, 2018

Prepare your home while you are away on holidays

December 20th, 2018|

It’s that time of year when you may be heading off on a well-deserved holiday. The last thing you want to think about is whether you forgot to set the burglar alarm, turn off the water, or unplugged the certain home appliances. You want to enjoy your time away and not worry about if you [...]

11 12, 2018

Questions to ask your electrician before hiring them

December 11th, 2018|

From time to time, the need arises for an electrician to visit your home to install, replace, fix and repair electrical wiring issues in and around the home. Having a qualified, experienced and thorough electrician is critical to the electrical safety of your home and family. More often than not, you can’t see if electrical [...]

3 12, 2018

Important takeaways from the 10/50 Vegetation Code

December 3rd, 2018|

Once again, we are entering the deadly Australian bushfire season. According to Climate Council’s latest report, the risk of bushfires in NSW have increased relative to the rapid climate change where long hot summers are now the norm. If you live in the North Shore, Hornsby and surrounding area, you need to be aware of [...]

20 11, 2018

Rewiring can be a necessity for older homes

November 20th, 2018|

If you live in the North Shore, Hornsby or the Hills District, chances are you could be living in a beautiful character filled older house. The problem with older homes though, as charming as they are, there may be hiding electrical hazards within their walls and ceilings in the form of outdated and/or faulty electrical [...]