Local Electrical Safety Services Parramatta
The importance of electrical safety
Phone: 02 9186 3788
Electrical safety in your household. Wilco Electrical Services electrical safety. Parramatta experts.
Here is some advice on how to improve the overall electrical safety in your property. Please note that you should follow the advice with extreme care and on the first sign of trouble call a professional electrician.
● Watch out for underground power lines
Keep in mind the location of any underground power lines.
● Watch out for water leaks
Water is an excellent conductor of electricity. If water leaks into the light or power circuits in your home, a fault can occur, which can result in a fire or even worse, an electric shock.
● What to do in case of an electric shock?
If you feel a tingle when you touch a water fitting, the grounding of your electrical installation could be faulty. If it is safe to do so, shut off the power at the main switch and call a licensed electrician to investigate. If you are close to someone who is receiving an electric shock, turn off the power at the main switch before doing anything else. If that can not be done, use an object that does not conduct electricity (broom, chair, or any other rubber material) and use it to push the person away from the source of electrical current. If it is possible, try to stand on something dry that is not a conductor of electricity.
Protecting your home from electrical accidents
Are sparks flying around your installations? Is your home left in the dark? Don’t worry, just call our services for our service of emergency electrician. We are always available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, even on public holidays. We provide high quality electrical services.
● Take care of your appliance cords
Keep your electrical appliances, their cords and all extension far from any source of water. Make sure that all your cords are in great condition – if they are damaged or showing signs of age, do not use the appliance until it is been inspected and repaired by a licensed electrician. If you suspect that your cords are damaged, do not try any of those “do it yourself” procedures. Call us NOW and we will be at the location as soon as possible. If you decide to throw away the appliance or cords, make sure they can not be used by anyone else.
● Avoid having “piggy‐back” or “double adaptor connections!
Having many cords connected to an outlet that is designed to have only one or two can cause dangerous overloading. Instead of this, use power boards that come equipped with a safety device that helps avoid a dangerous power outlet overload.
● Make sure all your outlets are childproof
You should get used to using childproof plugs in your electrical outlets to prevent children of pushing and sticking small items inside of them.
● All your electrical wiring needs to be done by a professional electrician no matter how small the repair to your electrical installation, always call a professional.
● Install safety switches in your property.
You should install safety switches at your meter box. One general rule that is often mentioned by seasoned electricians is that all electrical equipment should only be used when connected to a safety switch.
● Test your safety switches regularly
A good rule to follow in order to ensure the safety of your property is to test your safety switches every couple of months. This is pretty easy to do so as it requires you to only press the “test” or “T” button on each switch. If the switch turns off the power, then your safety switch is working properly. Keep in mind that the use of safety switches does not mean you can be less careful when using any electrical device.
● Watch out for overhead lines
You should always avoid coming into contact with any overhead lines and if you work near them, make sure to always keep your distance, at least 6 metres for electrical lines on poles and more than 10 metres for electrical lines on towers. Make note of this when you are installing antennas, picking some fruit or working around your trees.
Are you in Parramatta, looking for a fast and capable emergency electrician? Are you out of light or power? Are you in need of a fast electrical repairs or are you experiencing any other kind of electrical inconveniences? Feel free to call us today, available 24 hours every day, seven days a week. Our professional electricians are ready to help you and provide you the best possible service.
We respect your time and needs, and perfectly understand how important it is to complete our services on time. We treat your time, office or home as we would treat our own. All our work is coordinated with all modern requirements and codes. Our work is always done professionally, clean and neat. Our electricians are licensed and trained professionals so you can always be sure that all your electrical repairs and installations are made by educated staff who take their jobs and your satisfaction and safety very serious.
So if you are experiencing some kind of electrical difficulties, our emergency electricians are at your service 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Whether you need a small, large or complex job done, we will always finish in the given time frame.
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The name was coined from the core of our values in business‐ ‘we’ll comply’ Meaning that we can comply with any electrical solution whether it is a broken light fitting, installing new electrical wiring on a construction site or installing safety switched on site.
Our qualified electricians arrive in a fully equipped mobile electrical repair vehicle where they can complete almost any job on the spot. If however other materials are needed our Electricians will look after the job in a quick and timely fashion. Under the Wilco Warranty you are ensured the following:
● Honest and upfront quote – We provide an upfront quote, and ensure that we communicate with you throughout the job, leaving no hidden surprises upon completion of the job
● Reliable service from qualified Electricians that will treat you and your home with care and respect
● Arrive with equipped electrical repair vehicles
● We’ll clean up after ourselves
● Lifetime guarantee on all electrical repair workmanship
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