Smoke alarms save lives, an essential feature of any home in recent years hard-wired smoke alarms have replaced traditional battery-operated smoke alarms. Building regulations now state that newly built and refurbished properties should have hard-wired smoke alarms that are interconnected, which is … [Read more...] about Wired Smoke Alarms Keep Beeping?
CCTV is a common security feature of many Essex homes. Fortunately, the cost of CCTV installation has come down considerably over the years, and many savvy homeowners are having it installed along with other security features such as burglar alarms and security lighting which helps prevent burglary, … [Read more...] about How To Look After Your CCTV
Old gas and electricity meters are gradually being phased out and replaced by Smart Meters. The ongoing Government, smart meter scheme, ensures that energy companies must offer their customers smart meters by 2020. You might have been offered a smart meter, or you might already have one, Or this … [Read more...] about Smart Meters?
Electricity is the lifeblood of our day to day living without it we'd be sitting in the dark in damp candlelit homes with little in the way of entertainment cooking our food off fires. Few would argue that creating and distributing electricity is one of humanity's most significant … [Read more...] about Electrical Safety At Home
The primary energy suppliers service 9 out of 10 households in the UK. Many Gas & Electricity customers have used one of the big suppliers for years without changing and most of those who do change go straight to another big energy supplier. Many don't even know there are alternative newer, … [Read more...] about Why You Should Switch To A Small Energy Supplier
A consumer unit's an essential component of the home; without one, your property wouldn't be safe. The Consumer Unit prevents electrical shock (which can kill) while protecting cables and appliances from overload and electrical fire. There are several different types and brands of consumer unit … [Read more...] about A Quick Guide To Consumer Units