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Recent Electricians reviews in Newcastle

Great communication, easy to organise a time and the task was done perfectly. Highly recommend. Many thanks Ben!

Install smoke detector and replace downlight bulbs

$50

Excellent service. Would highly recommend.

Lamp repair

$35

Good job !!!

Electrician

$150

Excellent service. Communicative and efficient. Thanks so much Keith.

Lamp repair

$50

Great guy - reliable, helpful, got the job done quickly and good for a laugh too

Replace boot seal on Electrolux front loader

$80

Good job - would recommend

Electrician to disconnect old TV source

$150

What's the average cost of an electrician in Newcastle

$100 - $300

low

$100

median

$180

high

$300

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What do electrician services include?

Our local electrical contractors can handle all electrical projects, be it for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. If you are building from scratch, they can help construct an efficient electrical framework for you. They can also establish new electrical wirings and control systems, and test the electrical flow for your safety. 

As for existing properties, electricians can routinely maintain, repair and upgrade your power and control systems whenever needed. They can also handle electrical equipment and machinery for factories and manufacturing plants. Here is the better overview of our electrical services depending on your job requirements:

Domestic electrician

Electrical safety is paramount when it comes to your home, and that's when residential electricians play a vital role. They can help make sure that all electrical components, including wires and cables, are in good condition to avoid any incidents that could put you and your family at risk.

Domestic electricians can establish power points and safety switches to support your household appliances. They can also assist with installing various electrical appliances such as electric heaters and showers, in case you're looking to upgrade or planning a renovation.

Commercial electrician

Not to be confused with domestic electricians, commercial electricians are mostly involved in large-scale projects for buildings and various businesses like restaurants, hotels, and corporate offices. Depending on your establishment's requirements, they can fix lighting, heating, and cooling systems or install fire alarms and other security equipment if needed.

Industrial electrician

For tasks that involve higher voltage and control systems and more complex machinery, it's better to connect with an industrial electrician with a white card . Their services include electrical construction and maintenance for industries like factories and plants. They don't just install lights and electrical heaters. Most of the time, they also deal with different types of manufacturing equipment, including hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Industrial electricians can also troubleshoot problems and repair them as they see fit. They can even create tailored maintenance programs for your electrical motors and generators.

Emergency electrician

The moment you sense something odd with your sockets and safety switches, or notice a burning smell, spark, or flickering of lights, get in touch with a local electrician immediately for emergency repairs. With Airtasker, finding available emergency electricians in your area is fast and easy! You won't even have to worry about not having any power tools on hand–most sparkies are already equipped with their own professional power tools and test instruments, which they can bring with them for any service that you may need.

Recent Electricians tasks in Newcastle

Electrical Work - Install 2 x GPO’s

$150

Gateshead NSW, Australia

2nd Jun 2024

Install 2 x GPO’s on the same internal wall to accomodate a WFH Office set up. On the same internal wall on the adjacent side, there is an existing GPO.

Great young Electrician. During the work Fin ran into a few complications but worked around this and got the job done perfectly. On top of this, Fin also went out of the way to do extra work that wasn’t quoted. Would highly recommend and I will using him again.

Electrician or e-bike Fitter

$100

Caves Beach NSW, Australia

1st Jun 2024

auto electrician or someone who know how to configure wiring needed to work wiring for larger e scooter ATV AND connect battery, wiring and battery in situ but not connected and tested from new import Can’t get access to the scooter for one -2 weeks Please advise experienced or qualified and approx time expected to complete

Repair electrical lamp stand

$250

Martinsville NSW, Australia

31st May 2024

Electricity is entering the transformer but not leaving it to go to the lamp switch.

Electrical work - Main switch board upgrade and add two powerpoint

$600

Jesmond NSW, Australia

31st May 2024

Upgrade the main switchboard, old ceramic fuses to be replaced with new safety switches. Add a powerpoint in laundry for washing machine, inside the cabinet. Internal walls asbestos. Add a powerpoint in kitchen for dishwasher. inside the cabinet.

Rewire table lamp to use led bulbs

$55

New Lambton Heights NSW, Australia

30th May 2024

Lamp not working. Uses very small globe/bulb similar to those used in car headlights. Would like to be able to use an led equivalent.

NBN cable install

$150

Cooks Hill NSW, Australia

21st May 2024

NBN came to install but apparently we need a cable run from front of property into home ….

Moved - odd jobs from electrician to painter to building furniture

$40

New Lambton NSW, Australia

20th May 2024

I need dimmer switches installed on all light switches for halogen lights, I need ring doorbell and camera installed I need hooks removed and wall putty then spot painted then paintings hung I need help with IKEA furniture put together - there could be more! I feel it could be a ongoing for the right person on $40 hourly rate ONO need to have handyman experience

Fabulous turned up early was efficient and helpful and finished all in the list! Thanks Zac great job

Power point moved

$70

Adamstown NSW, Australia

15th May 2024

I need a power point moved a short distance from it's current location.

Would highly recommend.

Electrician for Lights not working on external deck

$80

Merewether NSW, Australia

8th May 2024

Need an electrician for our downlights have stopped working on our external deck. There are 3 lights in total.

Electrician

$150

Waratah NSW, Australia

3rd May 2024

Minor electrical work for: - wifi PowerPoint - wires have been pulled out - bathroom PowerPoint - remove obstruction in plug - bedroom fan light not working - could be the wires? See photos of issues attached.

Communication was great and did excellent. I would recommend Matthew for future jobs.

A smoke alarm goes off every 10 minutes unable to stop it

$50

Speers Point NSW, Australia

1st May 2024

Smoke alarm has been going off every 10 minutes for 3 hours I think it is electrically wired as there seems no access for a battery to be inserted

New Dishwasher Install. Electrical, plumbing and carpentry .

$700

Wallsend NSW, Australia

29th Apr 2024

90s kitchen with no space in cabinetry for a dishwasher. Space beside the sink but will need plumbing and power outlet. The doorspace is 50mm too narrow so it will need to encroach on the adjacent door. Dishwasher is a new Miele. Door to the left needs width reduced.

Electrician needed

$160

Morisset NSW, Australia

25th Apr 2024

1. Mount TV in gyprock. Have screws and plugs. Need someone to level and mount, 2. check wifi 3 check hot water system.

Replace tube on electric bike fatboy scrambler

$35

The Hill NSW, Australia

17th Apr 2024

I have a Fatboy scrambler the back tube has popped and needs replacing - I am on school holidays and have my paper run that i need to get to - can you help ASAP?

Downlight installation/Electrician

$40

Morisset Park NSW, Australia

12th Apr 2024

Need 4 down lights installed. Prewiring is already there for power. I will supply the downlights

Electrician Ethernet Instal RJ45 connector NTD replace RJ11 with RJ45

$100

Nords Wharf NSW, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

I need an Ethernet electrician to put RJ45 connector onto ethernet cable at the NTD. Also, replace RJ11 socket with an RJ45 socket at the old Telstra spot on my internal wall. CAT 5/6 cable already in position. Must have Ethernet experience,.

Urgent Electrician -alarm going off! (Tripped fuse-but need fridge)

$250

Eleebana NSW, Australia

30th Mar 2024

Never touched alarm/activated in 2 years since buying the house and house alarm has gone off tonight! Managed to turn it off (or maybe it just stopped), but keen for someone to have a look so it doesn’t happen again. I have a young child also n ears to protect. To add: worked out the washing machine must of tripped the line and then the alarm went off-we have turned that line off (alarm, fridge, washing machine, dryer, dishwasher)-but of course need it fixed to turn on other things.

Pendant light install high ceiling

$100

Dudley NSW, Australia

19th Feb 2024

Install a pendant light above a staircase approx approx 3.5M high ceiling from staircase landing. No electrical work needed as existing pendant light in place. See photos of existing pendant light

Will was awesome! A great guy with a keen eye for detail. Willing to take on difficult jobs and problem shoot to resolution. Would recommend for any job

Dig an electrical trench 13.40m by 30cm deep

$500

Hamilton NSW, Australia

24th Jan 2024

Need someone to dig a trench. Bad access, needs to be done by hand. - Due date: Flexible

This guy is the best, just hire him

Outdoor light installed

$100

Warners Bay NSW, Australia

18th Jan 2024

I need an old outside light replaced with the one I just bought (see photos)

good bloke and did the job perfectly 👍