Common electrical safety tips

Common electrical safety tips Home Rewires 1

When it comes to doing electrical repairs and dealing with electrical problems, trying to sort them out yourself is one of the most dangerous and ultimately costly approaches that you can take. Too many people underestimate the complexity of the services carried out by a qualified electrician and think that they will be able to […]

Outdoor electrics

Outdoor Electrics Home Rewires

Over the past two years, our outside spaces have become more important than ever, and flexible living and at-home socialising have become the new going out. Given the increased time many of us have spent at home and in our gardens during the pandemic, it’s understandable how many home owners are still keen to maximise […]

Electric car home charging and installation

Electric car home charging and installation Home Rewires

Electric vehicles are an increasingly attractive option, due to their lower running costs, the expanding choice of models available and intensifying concerns about air quality and climate change. The government have announced the end of the sale of new petrol and diesel cars in the UK by 2030, pledging £1.3 billion to accelerate the roll-out […]

Helping you choose the right electrician

Helping you choose the right electrician Home Rewires

Electrical repairs are an integral part of a homeowners routine. No matter what you do, there’s always some repair work that needs addressing. While you may be able to do some repairs with common DIY knowledge, don’t risk doing anything if you have absolutely no experience handling these electrical jobs. It’s not worth the risk. […]

How to resolve a tripping fuse box

How to resolve a tripping fuse box Home Rewires

A fuse box that keeps tripping indicates that you have a faulty electrical item or faulty wiring somewhere in your home. Working out what is wrong is largely a process of elimination, and you can usually narrow down the problem yourself. Our latest article on how to resolve a tripping fuse box looks at possible […]

A guide to lowering your energy bills with an electrician

A guide to lowering your energy bills with an electrician Home Rewires

Saving electricity and gas makes sense, because by reducing your energy consumption you not only lower your daily costs, but also make an important contribution to environmental protection and sustainability. With bills on the increase, we look at how lowering your energy bills with a good electrician can make a positive impact on your finances […]

NAPIT approved electrical contractors

Napit Approved Electrician Home Rewires

Home Rewires, a trading name of HC Electrical, is a NAPIT approved electrical contractor offering you peace mind that all work carried out is completed safely and to legally required standards. NAPIT is one of the leading Government authorised and United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) accredited membership scheme operators in the building services and fabric sector. […]

Making sure your electrics are safe

Making sure your electrics are safe Home Rewires

Statistics show that 70 people are killed and 350,000 people seriously injured each year because of electrical faults, and they’re the cause of almost half of all accidental UK house fires according to Electrical Safety First. Getting your electrics checked regularly by an experienced electrician offers peace of mind, ensuring your property is safe to […]