Finding The Best Wollongong Electrician
Welcome to TrustedTradie Electrical Services, we work with local homeowners and businesses around the Wollongong NSW area, and the neighboring suburbs like Illawarra, Port Kembla, Bulli, Thiroul, Corrimal, Figtree NSW. Read on to learn more about our professional services in the local area.
Home Electrical Services
When it comes to all the building and residential jobs in Wollongong. Here at Trusted Tradie Wollongong Electricians we aim to provide professional services that meet the requirements of stringent Australian regulations and standards and the even stricter safety and efficiency demands of our customers. Below are some of the residential electrical services we provide:
- Switchboard upgrades and maintenance
- Circuit board labeling
- Smoke detector installation/inspection
- Ceiling fan installation
Electrical rewiring: Your house may have to be rewired, either partially or fully, when electrical circuits or power points have to be replaced. This is more common in old buildings and properties which perhaps were badly wired during building and construction. Due to limited access, brick buildings tend to be more expensive to rewire.
Electrical repairs: From time to time, the electrical outlets on your property will need to be repaired. Any repairs to your electrical system should be undertaken by a licensed electrician. Electricians can assist with all electrical repairs including replacing power points and repairing and replacing old wiring.
#TIP: Keep an eye out for possible electrical hazards will ensure your health and safety.
Safety switches: These protect you and your friends and family from power surges, defective appliances and damaged wiring. The safety switch works by monitoring the flow of electricity through a circuit and trips the circuit when the electrical current becomes potentially dangerous.
Lighting: When you need ceiling lights installed or repaired in your home or commercial premises, a licensed electrician is able to do it for you. Whether you have LED, track, fluorescent, neon, halogen or flood lights or would prefer down lights or garden lights, an electrician can complete the installation for you.
Security lighting: This is a necessary component of any home or commercial property. The most common solution for security lighting is a floodlight coupled with a motion detector, which activates a beam.
Wiring a new home: So you’re building a new home, you will need a building and construction electrical expert for cabling and installing all the electrical components and outlets. Proper planning and consultation will make sure you have an electrical system that suits the design and construction of your home.
#TIP an electrician can customise the wiring and power outlets in your home to your individual requirements.
New electrical installations: A licensed electrician really should be consulted if you are building a new home or to customise the electrical system in an existing property.
Switchboards: These route electricity around a building and are designed to protect you and your family from being electrocuted. Switchboards can also confine faulty wiring and appliances. Your switchboard setup will need replacing and upgrading on a periodic basis, especially if you live in an older home or building.
Renovations: When renovating a home or commercial premises, an electrician will have to be consulted to install or remove power points, sockets and lighting. They can also assist with routeing the new wiring and installing switchboards in newly renovated rooms.
Renovations: The Wollongong Trusted Tradies electrician team should be consulted to install power points, sockets and lighting, routeing new wiring and installing the switchboards in newly renovated rooms and commercial property
Solar Power: Installing a solar power system can help improve the energy efficiency of your home and reduce your energy costs. Electricians who specialise in the installation of solar power units can advise on best option for your home.
Back Up Generators: It can be a good idea to install a backup generator to provide a backup source of electricity in your home.
#TIP it’s a good idea to select a generator that produces more power than the sum total of power required by your home appliances; this will avoid fuses blowing.
Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS): A UPS is a back-up system used to protect electrical equipment from surges and power failures. These UPS systems provides backup power to office equipment such as modems, fax machines and computers.
Here are several other tasks our electricians will perform:
Electrical Data Cabling: Data cables should be planned when you install systems for computers, telephones and security. You should hire a registered data cabler to give advice on the best data cabling and installation for your needs.
#hiptip Anyone who works on data, optical fibre, co-axial, underground or aerial cabling needs to have completed appropriate training and be registered by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).
Fibre Optic Cables: Installing fibre optic cables gives you many advantages, including faster internet wide bandwidth, clearer telephone services, high quality sound and image given by home entertainment systems online movie streaming, (such as Netflix) and even being non-flammable.
Home Entertainment: This system integrates the capabilities of several electrical components in order to enable the home viewer an experience of watching a theatre style movie at your home. Speak to your licensed electrician about setting up a home entertainment system.
Alarm Systems: Your local licensed electrician can install, plan and quote you on setting up the general security of your home. Everything from smoke alarms to state of the art security systems, electricians are the most qualified to give you the best advice.
24/7 Emergency Service: Most electrical contractors will offer a 24/7 emergency service 365 days per year to deal with any electrical emergencies you might be experiencing, from minor emergencies like power outages through to larger electrical emergencies like fires, fallen power lines and dangerous electrical currents.
Electricians also install electrical equipment e.g. water heaters and air conditioners.
Selecting an Electrician Near Me
By law, all electrical work needs to be done by a licensed electrical contractor and having a valid license means that you’ll be protected legally if there are any problems with the work carried out. The professional must also have the correct insurances such as Worker’s Compensation insurance and General Liability Insurance. Ask to see current certificates of insurance.
Will the professional provide a certificate of electrical safety or a similar certificate? It acts as a guarantee to you.
Also, request a quote before selecting a professional and remember that the cheapest quote is not always the best.
Commercial businesses in Wollongong can keep running risk-free and efficiently, and take advantage of the latest electrical devices and future technology. Our services include:
- Emergency lighting installation
- Circuit labeling
- Network cabling
- Switchboard maintenance and installation
- Office lighting installation
How to Find the Best Industrial Electrician in Wollongong
Residents of Wollongong rely heavily on the industrial facilities located in the region. Here are some of the electrical services we provide to help keep these businesses up and running in a safe and efficient manner:
- Smoke detector testing
- Ceiling fan installation
- LED light installation
- Switchboard maintenance and installation
- Emergency light installation
Why Trusted Tradie Electrical Services?
Trusted Tradie Electrical been providing high-quality electrical services to residents of the Wollongong area since 1998. These many years of experience have given us knowledge that we continue to build on with every new project and client. Our experience and dedication to advancing our expertise has made us one of the leading electrical service providers in the region.
What an Electrician Does.
Electricians work with all of the electrical components of your house.
Electrician for Oven, Grill Cooktop and Stove Repairs
You might think that if your oven stops working it will be too expensive to repair but in some cases an electrical fault with an oven can be fixed without even needing to remove the oven or buying a new one at great expense. At Trusted Tradie Electrical Services, we can solve many oven and stove electrical issues which can save you hundreds of dollars.
Why Choose Trusted Tradie for Oven and Stove Repairs?
Trusted Tradie Electrical grills, oven and stove repairs aim to give a fully functioning kitchen to every Australian home.
We understand that the kitchen and dining areas serve as the centre of a home since this is where the family gathers together every day. Assuring the safety of your kitchen is our own way of providing safety to you, our loyal clients.
Our technicians are fully trained and experienced in all kitchen appliance repairs. They have serviced many kitchen renovations in and around Wollongong area for many years now.
Our oven and stove repairs are also available for commercial shops specialising in food and gourmet, as well as to residential apartment owners and renters in high-rise buildings in the city.
Our oven and stove repairs include:
- On-call repair
- Home and kitchen inspection
- Honest, detailed quoting
- Canvassing and buying the most trusted brands on kitchen appliance in the event of replacement
- Electrical unit inspection
- Kitchen appliance reparation
- Regular check-up and maintenance
Sourcing parts for any model or brand oven and cooktop.Trusted Tradie service:
- Electrolux and Westinghouse
- Fisher & Paykel
Buying the most trusted brands on kitchen appliance in the event of replacement.
Looking for a technician in the Wollongong and surrounding suburbs Illawarra, Port Kembla, Bulli, Thiroul, Corrimal, Figtree NSW? Call us today and we will give you a detailed and no obligation quote.
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How Much Does an Electrician Cost?
Electricians usually charge $75 and upwards per hour basing on location and experience. Also expect to be charged a call out or service fee which can range from $70– $130, with the hourly rate calculated in 15 minute increments. Electricians who don’t charge a call out fee may charge more per hour.
You should expect to pay more for an emergency 24/7 electrician who is able to provide a service outside of normal trading hours. Remember that all costs and prices can vary depending on where you live, market forces and what electrical work you need done , so it’s always best to obtain a wide range of quotes.