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  • Water heater installation & repairs
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  • Lamp repairs
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Recent Electricians reviews in East Melbourne

"Alex was terrific! Did a great job, very thorough. I highly recommend him. "

Bathroom fan - electrician

$260

"What a fantastic guy in getting my air conditioner installed properly. Thank you Alex! I can't imagine that I can find a better person to do this job. He is extremely professional, punctual and meticulous in making sure that the work done perfectly. Very happy :-) "

Split System Air Conditioner Installation

$200

"Great service and communication will use again!!"

Electrician needed - Plug socket not working

$250

"Fantastic. Arrived on time and very knowledgable and efficient. Highly recommend."

Replace two Downlights.

$30

"Very prompt, friendly and easy to deal with. Thanks a lot Victor!"

Replace an electrical plug for a floor lamp

$50

"Thank you. Great work. Fantastic communication and arrived on time. "

Electrician - repair downlights

$100

What's the average cost of an electrician in East Melbourne

$120 - $250

low

$120

median

$156

high

$250

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Average reviews for Electricians Services in East Melbourne

based on 622 reviews

4.97

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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 test the electrical flow for your safety. 

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

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 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 systems and more complex machinery, it's better to connect with a licensed industrial electrician. 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 switches, or notice a burning smell, spark, or flickering of lights, get in touch with a local electrician immediately. With Airtasker, finding available emergency electricians in your area is fast and easy! You won't even have to worry about not having any tools on hand–most electricians are already equipped with their own professional tool kits, which they can bring with them for any service that you may need.

Recent Electricians tasks in East Melbourne

Fix electrical point

$80

Junction Ward VIC, Australia

10th Aug 2022

The left hand plug of this outdoor electrical power point doesn’t seem to work. It’s never been used but I’m assuming it should have been wired. Need to have it checked by qualified electrician and fixed. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 10 August 2022

Qualified electrician to replace switch for fan/light & connecter

$100

Kew VIC 3101, Australia

9th Aug 2022

1. Replace fan/light switch as light switch embedded (hard to turn on/off) 2. Replace connector for halogen lights, lights won't work due to the connector being busted - Due date: Flexible

Superstar thanks

Electrician for downlights

$250

Balwyn North VIC, Australia

7th Aug 2022

Install 28 new down lights, these are not exisiting downlights so new cable will need to be run. Single story double brick house. - Due date: Flexible

Electrician to remove power points

$180

Blackburn VIC, Australia

22nd Jul 2022

Require three powerpoints to be disconnected and face remove, leaving safe/exposed wiring for tiler. Tiler coming on Saturday lunchtime. So need job done in next 18 hours. Thanks - Due date: Before Saturday, 23 July 2022

Super quick reply to my listing. Arrived perfectly on time and did the job exactly as requested. Thanks

Highly Experienced and Qualified Electrician Required

$250

Doncaster VIC 3108, Australia

9th Jul 2022

Hi guys we need a Registered and Licensed electrician (RECs) to install a 15A plug (circled blue) inside our garage just right behind our switchboard (inside the house). This is for charging our electric car. As you can see from the photo, we need it under the fronius inverter which is mounted on a rendered brick wall so i assume that wall needs to be drilled? It's just an empty space between the brick wall and the switchboard stud wall. We will need a Certificate of Electrical Safety too once it's done to make sure all is safe and for insurance purposes. Thanks. - Due date: Flexible

Great guy. Quick and easy. Thanks Chris.

Electrician

$200

Bulleen VIC 3105, Australia

7th Jun 2022

The rangehood lights of Westinghouse Oven (900CM) are not working. When I press the button all lights work but as soon as I take my finger off the button the lights go off. It is the button which is causing the problem. - Due date: Flexible

Very efficient

Electrical work

$200

Blackburn VIC, Australia

30th May 2022

I need an electrician to install 4 powerpoints and 2 holders for light in my outdoor deck area.

He did a very good job installing the PowerPoint and few outdoor lights.

NBN connection

$100

Canterbury VIC, Australia

9th Aug 2022

Seeking electrician to put in a second NBN point at the rear of the house. - Due date: Flexible

Internal house painting - selective walls ceilings and cornices

$2,800

Blackburn South VIC, Australia

8th Aug 2022

Fill cracks clean sand prep and paint select parts of walls ceilings and cornice in small house - Due date: Before Friday, 2 September 2022

Certified Electrician 5xPowerpoints & x4LEDlights

$750

Doncaster East VIC 3109, Australia

6th Aug 2022

Need certified Electrician to install 5xPowerpoints & x4LEDlights in renovated room

Relocate light switch and power point

$150

Surrey Hills VIC, Australia

14th Jul 2022

Temporary wires and switches and gpo already made safe just need to relocate and put new bracket face - Due date: Flexible

Excellent work bean, very professional

Replace light switches

$150

Camberwell VIC, Australia

13th Jun 2022

A qualified electrician to replace light switches - Due date: Before Wednesday, 22 June 2022

Great communicator and very efficient - would highly recommend. Thanks Luke

Electrician install 3x power point

$200

Blackburn VIC, Australia

3rd Jun 2022

Hello I need 3x double power points installed. This is for a single level house, brick vaneer with good space under floors and good space in roof. Tile roof. One install in master bedroom One install in spare bedroom One install in spare bedroom cupboard They won’t have a large load in them so don’t need to be new circuits. Please see attached drawing. Green is existing power points. Red is the new install locations and switchboard location. Must be A grade electrician. Include supply of powerpoints, cable and sundries

Thanks Jamin, appreciate the prompt service and fair pricing for the electrical works. Highly recommend.

Changeover my gas cooktop to electric induction

$200

Doncaster VIC, Australia

11th Aug 2022

Stove top is unused gas hob. The gas has been disconnected. I need the gas hob to be taken out and the new electric glass top to be installed and connected. - Due date: Before Friday, 26 August 2022

Fix electric wires handing in under house storage

$200

Burwood VIC 3125, Australia

9th Aug 2022

fix loose electrical wiring in under house storage - Due date: Flexible

Electrician

$220

Balwyn North VIC, Australia

7th Aug 2022

Electrician to: 1. add power points for double ovens (already cabled) 2. install 6 new double power points 3. Fix NBN cable it was cut during renovations. - Due date: Flexible

Restart pilot light for ducted and water heater

$120

Doncaster East, VIC

23rd Jul 2022

Previous owner disconnected gas main. Gas now confirmed restore but central heater (Brivis Buffalo 20) and water heater (Vulcan Freeloader Super 10) not working - suspect pilot light is out and need help restarting them.

Got the job done and highly recommended.

Pendant changed back to down light

$150

Hawthorn VIC 3122, Australia

13th Jul 2022

Moving out of rental property. Had pendant installed two years ago. Need it swapped back to down light which I still have.

Arrived at agreed upon time and ensured to clean up after.

Electrician to decomission/move powerpoints

$100

Blackburn VIC, Australia

11th Jun 2022

Hello I need an A grade electrician to decomission three power points. Two are terminated and one to be moved Power point 1: 15amp, can be terminated and pushed into wall. I can supply mini junction box. Power point 2: standard power point to be terminated and pushed into wall. I can supply mini junction box. Power point 3: standard power point to be moved approx 2m. Cable needs to be removed up to ceiling and run back down from ceiling in new position. Good access via roof space. Man hole or tile roof access. Single storey home. In photo under shelves. I can supply power point. You supply cable and joiners/connectors if needed. Internal wall. Location is Blackburn. Can be done Friday afternoon or evening. Saturday morning or Monday daytime. Or tuesday before 10am. I have a ladder here. BYO other tools.

Thanks Kevin, prompt and good quality work

Electrical work

$300

Balwyn VIC 3103, Australia

31st May 2022

We have a fuse that keeps tripping. It's a 25 amp one that has "stove" written under it, but it is not used for our stove. From my testing, there are just 2 normal power points and a light in the attic that uses this circut. I'm thinking that in the worst case, one could just deenergise and bypass this circut entirely and rewire the existing power points to another circut (there are others working near). Not sure though - just an idea. I also need a new power point and lights installed in the attic (all easily accessible and clean) which we can discuss when you are here as a seperate job. I understand that you can't provide a fixed quote based on this limited information, but looking for some options re pricing. We have solar panels FYI and I have included a photo of our switchboard. Date and time are flexible. Happy to start as early as you like.

Great communication, explained and worked through the problem with me. Very skilled and efffecient. Highly recommended!