Frequently Asked Questions

You will find answers to all of your most common Electrical Services related questions located here.

We have an hourly rate of $120 inc GST and travel is included in the first hour.

The government has made it mandatory that both lighting and power circuit be protected by RCD safety switches. Depending on the number of circuits on the switchboard there should be a least a minimum of two RCD safety switches installed, one for power and one for lighting.

Every three months you should use the TEST Button on the RCD safety switches to see if they are working correctly. For Rental properties an inspection should be carried out yearly and an Electrical Safety Certificate should be issued.

Though a smoke alarm may be hard wired it still uses a battery, therefore the authorities FESA recommends that all hard wired smoke alarm have their batteries replaced on 1st April – April Fools Day each year.

The expiry date on smoke alarms is 10 years