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Recent Sockets and Switches Installation reviews in Inner South Melbourne

Fantastic job. Kris and Bryce were on time and efficient. Very happy with the work. Cleaned up. Can’t ask for better contractors. Will use again.

Install 3x replacement light switches

$100

Got here on time, got the job done. Can’t ask for more!

Replace switches and power outlet

$65

Efficient and safe

Change 4xlight switches to dimmer switches

$300

Excellent customer service. Went out of his way to get things done and make sure it was all done well in time for the painters.

Change existing power points and light switches

$120

Leon knows his stuff and is quick and friendly. Thanks heaps!

Fix/replace switches on 2 x bedside lamps

$80

Thank you .

Electrician to replace 4 power switches

$150

What's the average cost of a sockets and switches installer in Inner South Melbourne

$144 - $250

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$144

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$200

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$250

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Average reviews for Sockets and Switches Installation Services in Inner South Melbourne

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What do sockets and switches installation services include?

Trained and certified electricians work on socket and light switch installation tasks so you won't have to compromise you and your home's overall safety. They can assemble wirings and cable, connect them to power sources, and inspect if the electricity is flowing adequately right after. Thinking of booking our switch installation service? Here's what you can expect:

Powerpoint installation

Before installing your appliances, it's crucial to secure enough power points to support the electricity flow. Electricians can help you plan, install, and replace or add powerpoints to maximise your area. They start by inspecting your place to identify specific spots where you'll likely need power sockets. The installation process typically involves:

  • unscrewing the cover plates
  • retesting the power source
  • connecting extra cables to existing electrical outlets and stretching them to different locations
  • rewiring cables to the new electrical socket or powerpoint
  • Light switch installation

Light switches are responsible for connecting your electrical lights to the power source. If you need to replace an existing light switch, your electrician can disconnect them for you. Keep in mind, however, that the replacement switch needs to have the same functionality as the old one.

We can help install new light switches if you're in the process of building a new home or renovating your bathroom or kitchen. The process mostly involves rewiring and connecting new cables to the power source and mounting new faceplates. In case you want multi-purpose electrical lights, you can also request for dimmer switch installation.

Outdoor electrical socket installation

Professional electricians can also install outdoor sockets on your balcony, patio, or turf. This way, it's easier and safer to connect your appliances, especially if you're planning to have an outdoor kitchen or barbeque area. 

It's also essential to consider the size of the landscape area, the structure conditions, and all the equipment you're planning to utilise. Electricians can handle the drill, connect cables from indoor to outdoor wall, and rewire your new outdoor electrical outlets accordingly.

Recent Sockets and Switches Installation tasks in Inner South Melbourne

Replace light switches with dimmer switches

$100

Caulfield North VIC, Australia

25th Jun 2024

Replace 3 light switches with dimmer switches

Karl is a polite person who communicated well , he was punctual and complete the task in good time at a very fair price. Thanks for your help Karl

Two sconces re wired into existing sockets

$100

Caulfield North VIC, Australia

11th Jun 2024

I had some sconeses removed a few years ago and I would like them put back in place . The wiring is all still there behind some switch panels holes to fix in place — probably a ten min job

Replace old sockets and switches and check if 3 phase power required

$200

St Kilda East VIC, Australia

28th May 2024

Replace 7 switches, 5 sockets, remove 3 TV sockets, check if upgrade is required to replace gas stove to electric. Please see photos of switch box and distance to oven. If so, I’m also looking for a free quote to get it done. Licensed electricians ONLY. Thanks

Install a Wall light & switches

$100

Bentleigh VIC, Australia

17th May 2024

Looks for someone to install and wire this spot light for us Also 3 small table lamps need to install switches and connect them They all got 2 wires coming out as they have been brought from overseas Thanks

Rewire existing light switch with new switches

$150

Glen Huntly VIC 3163, Australia

10th May 2024

Rewire 3 existing switches with Legrand excel life smart switch. Existing house has Legrand netatmo smart light switches. Two, two way switches need to be replaced with netatmo excel life smart switch. Another light switch to be changed to the dimmable version. Only need electrician to rewire. I already have the necessary light switches/wireless two way switches. I can also do the Legrand smart app connection with switches.

Change light switches

$80

Elsternwick VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2024

Change 2 light switches for more modern functional type as shown in third photo. Could be additional work for extra payment

Install 4 dimmer switches

$100

Brighton East VIC 3187, Australia

15th Mar 2024

Replace 4 existing HPM light switches with 4 dimmer switches

Splitting a switch into two separate switches

$80

McKinnon VIC 3204, Australia

16th Feb 2024

The switch for bathroom is a single switch for both lights and exhausted fan. Wanted to split the switch into two separate switches for light and exhausted fan respectively. There is a manhole at the ceiling of the bathroom . Look for a licence electrician to complete it with certificate. Thanks

Installation: 2 fans, 4 lights, 2 light switches + 1 tv outlet

$1,000

Carnegie VIC, Australia

18th Jan 2024

Installation of 2 ceiling fans, 4 down lights (both purchased) + 2 new wall PowerPoints and 1 TV outlet. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

Very efficient and good quality job for fan, light, powerpoint and TV installation. Super easy to deal with.

Replace old switches and plugs with new ones (provided)

$200

Caulfield VIC, Australia

16th Jan 2024

I just want to replace some old looking switches and plugs. Around 5 switches and 5 plugs. Looking for a certified electrician do to the job. - Due date: Before Thursday, 18 January 2024

Andy was a fantastic professional,reliable, punctual and knowledgeable, I highly recommend him.

Replace electrical switches x 5

$200

Braeside VIC 3195, Australia

16th Jan 2024

Hi there We need 5 switches replaced over ad the buttons are sticking - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 18 January 2024

Fast and easy to deal with

Replacing LED downlight and add plug bases/sockets.

$350

Bentleigh East VIC, Australia

4th Jan 2024

Looking to replace 3x LED Downlight in my kitchen. Current set up has only transformers without plug sockets/bases. Looking to add the plugins so I can easily install/replace the LED Downlights in the future from the likes of Bunnings. - Due date: Flexible

Daniel was professional and friendly. The job was done perfectly at a very reasonable price. Would highly recommend. Thanks Daniel!

Repair holes in plasterboard and where light switches removed.

$60

Brighton East VIC, Australia

20th Dec 2023

Fix holes in wall from electrical work. Had some lights and switches removed and now need to plaster over. - Due date: Before Saturday, 23 December 2023

Great communication and went above and beyond in getting work done.

Installation: 2 fans, 8 lights, 4 light switches + 1 tv outlet

$1,500

Carnegie VIC, Australia

12th Dec 2023

Installation of 2 ceiling fans (seperate rooms), and new down lights in each room to accomodate the fans. Installation of 4 new wall PowerPoints and 1 TV outlet. - Due date: Flexible

Replace switches and powepoints, upgrade switchboard

$500

Carnegie VIC 3163, Australia

17th Nov 2023

Switchboard at rental unit nerds to be upgraded with safety switch to comply with regulations March 2023 2. One faulty light switch needs to be replaced - Due date: Flexible

Need new power/light switches

$100

Parkdale VIC 3195, Australia

16th Nov 2023

A couple of power switches need replacing and smoke alarm checked and reattached. - Due date: Flexible

Replace switches (so dimmer is removed)

$50

Murrumbeena VIC, Australia

12th Oct 2023

The dimmers are making our lights flicker, we don’t intend on changing the light. However, are unable to get stable lighting. - Due date: Flexible

Fix 2 light switches, outdoor sensor, check AC

$80

Sandringham VIC 3191, Australia

9th Oct 2023

2 indoor light switches are stuck and need to be fixed, the outdoor light sensor needs to be checked and the air con needs to be checked if it's getting power. - Due date: Flexible

Came on time, did the job efficiently and provided good advice.

Looking for a qualified electrician to install 2 x power sockets

$250

Carnegie VIC, Australia

24th Sep 2023

I'm wanting to have 2 x power sockets installed in the kitchen. One socket in cabinet cavity above stove & the other socket on the side of the kitchen bench. See photos. There is power source near both areas. Please advise if there are any other questions. - Due date: Flexible

Highly recommend. Communicated well & did a thorough job.

Electrical design lighting dimmers and switches

$160

Black Rock VIC, Australia

21st Sep 2023

SCOPE 1. Inspection - electrical light switches, dimmers, meter, and power outlets, thermostat etc 2. Design and lighting plan with bill of materials - prepare lighting design plan, specifications, lighting setting diagrams, room by room, bill of quantities for interior smart hub and lighting system > Light switches and dimmers x30 approx > Power outlets x30 approx > Light fittings > Wifi / gateway hub > Thermostat > Smart Integration with Apple HomeKit, A/C, CCTV, appliances etc EXISTING (OLD) See photos of sample of existing switches, dimmers and power outlets REPLACE (NEW) Using Legrand smart products a) Arteor b) LivingNow (preferred) https://www.legrand.com.au/resources-and-tools/powerplan Do NOT want Schneider. EXCLUDES 3. Supply and installation of products (future stage), this can be quoted separately. - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 September 2023