5 results for author: John Hutchison


Energy-efficient domestic electrical solutions to cut down on your bills

The electricity we take for granted today powers almost every part of modern life; it keeps us warm, safe and connected to our loved ones. Despite being such a useful resource, however, this life-saving innovation can come at a high price.  In Australia, the average annual electricity bill can range from $1012 to $1444, depending on where you live.  Using electricity inefficiently can leave a sizable dent in your wallet—unless your home is running on solar power. With more electrical devices cropping up in the household, your bill can be expected to increase exponentially over time, especially with more people spending time indoors. Here ...

Tips for finding a good local electrician after a move

Moving into a new home is an exciting experience for almost every one of us. It’s a new beginning and a new adventure!That said, it can also be a hefty undertaking; especially when you need to make your new space ready to live and make happy memories in, given that almost any home you move into is likely to have certain flaws—electrical problems included.Along with running water, electricity is the first thing you need to sort out, and this is where a good local electrician comes in. The challenge is that this is not always the most straightforward thing to do after you’ve just moved.Wiring a house or fixing its electrical problems ...

Decoding domestic electrical myths with expert electrical solutions in Port Macquarie

Electricity is a commodity we simply cannot live without. It powers our homes and, dare we say, makes life worth living.For decades now, the applications for electricity have grown immensely—pretty much everything we use nowadays requires electricity, from smartphones to electrical blankets. With the growing use of electricity, however, there has also been a rise in myths associated with this resource. While they’re just myths, they can interfere with how you use electricity and how much easier your life can become.Many of these myths have trickled down from generation to generation and a lot of people still believe in them. Fortuna...

Should you conduct domestic electrical maintenance regularly?

Ever since its first application back in 1882, electricity has changed the world and shaped it into what it is today, making way for incredible advances in science and technology, like telecommunications, the internet, and eco-friendly electric vehicles.Still, we take electricity for granted because we’ve come to perceive it as mundane. Despite this, it's hard to imagine how life was before the advent of electricity. Despite all its benefits, however, electricity can turn against you in an instant with devastating consequences if you aren’t careful.For that reason, looking into maintaining your electrical infrastructure at home and ...

Tips for choosing electricians in Port Macquarie for your home’s electrical needs

Electricity has been one of the most influential human innovations to date.Today, we rely on electricity to heat and cool our spaces, light them up, cook, entertain ourselves with our TVs or handheld devices, run countries, go to space, and so much more.Despite its ubiquity, working with electricity is not something to be meddled with by non-electricians. It can result in someone getting seriously hurt, or worse, your entire house burning down.It’s not so much of an issue that the average person can change a light bulb or change a burnt fuse. Anything more that, though, like rewiring your home, needs to be handled by a qualified electr...