My fuse box is making a buzzing or humming noise!

If your fuse box has started buzzing, humming or making any other noises, you need to get a Part P electrician to take a look at it. Doing so can prove very costly, but if you need a one-off repair, we will arrange this for you and once you’re signed up, you’ll be covered for…

How to choose a competent electrician

Do you need emergency electrical repairs? Are you extending or renovating your home? If you’re looking for an electrician who can work on your home and achieve legally-required standards, check the Competent Persons Register. This was set up by the UK government to allow businesses and individuals to certify that their work confirms with Building…

My electrics are not working!

You don’t necessarily need to call an electrician if your home’s electrics have cut off; you may be able to resolve the problem simply by flicking a switch. However, if you can’t get your electrics on again without tinkering with dangerous electrical components, then you’ll need a professional’s help. You can get an electrician to…

Why have my electrics gone off?

Dozens of different factors can see you end up with no electricity in the house, and not all of these issues are home emergencies. Some of these problems are far easier to resolve than others, but you may be able to deal with the majority of electrical breakdowns. Some of the most common causes of…

What is Part P and what does it mean for my electrical repairs?

If you’re looking for emergency electrical work, then you might have heard about Part P. This regulation is incredibly important to our home emergency cover team; all electrical work performed by our contractors must conform with Part P. But what is Part P electrical safety requirement, and what do the regulations entail? Part P forms part of…

How to stay safe when working with electricity

Faulty electrical work is incredibly dangerous – every year, defective electronics directly lead to around ten deaths and 750 serious injuries in the UK alone. With a few simple precautions and a bit of foresight, you can work safely with electricity and avoid any electrical home emergencies. Our home emergency cover is a great way…