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Recent Sockets and Switches Installation reviews in Melbourne

"Ken was fantastic. On time and quick, ken is a professional who I would use again. Thank you. "

Replace 2 Power sockets and install a light fittin

$100

"Bao is a great bloke and electrician. He talked me through all options for my lighting plan, and did a quality job. Thanks Bao, will definitely call you again for more work around my place. Would recommend Bao to anyone wanting an honest, reliable and great sparky."

Install 8 downlights & 2 switches

$360

"Sotirios is efficient, careful with the job and professional. He is friendly to talk to, and easy to organise a mutually convenient time. Thanks."

Replace switches and power points

$100

"Alex was great- friendly, quick and efficient! Brilliant service"

Electrician needed-replace light switches & plugs

$150

"On time and work completed to great standard Thanks "

Cracked switches need replacement

$150

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

$126 - $310

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$126

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$183

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$310

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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 Melbourne

Installing of lights and switches

$150

St Kilda VIC, Australia

8th Sep 2022

I just bought 8 spot lights that I would like to have installed and wired in my warehouse. - Due date: Flexible

Replacing and fixing light switches.

$150

Docklands VIC 3008, Australia

26th Aug 2022

I need help with fixing and replacing 3x light switches in my home. On top of that, I need help with the changing of 2x other switch covers. Able to provide hardware with some advice on what to get from Bunnings. Cheers.

Adam was very prompt in his replies and was very professional and friendly. Would recommend!

Change over electrical switches and power points

$250

Richmond VIC, Australia

17th Jul 2022

I require an electrician to to change existing light switches and electrical points from wooden look to modern switches which I will supply. Also require relocation of A/C controller to other side of wall (refer last photo). Remove an existing electrical switch as no longer required. Replace 2 * Light switch Replace 4 * Electrical outlets Remove an existing power outlet relocate 2 * A/C controller to new location. - Due date: Before Thursday, 21 July 2022

Great job. Did exactly what was required.

Change electrical Light switches 5 of them (update

$320

South Melbourne VIC, Australia

12th Jun 2022

Want a couple of my light switches changed over - I already purchased the other light switches. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 12 June 2022

Thank you very quick and great job.

Remove and replace light switches and plugs

$250

Richmond VIC 3121, Australia

12th Apr 2022

Need a qualified electrician to upgrade the below, I will provide clipsal iconic units. All same location as current, just replacing working gpos and switches. 7 double gpos 2 single gpos 4 single gang light switches 1 double gang light switches All of the switches are easily accessible etc. Located richmond 3121.

Electrician needed to install new lights/switches

$400

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia

6th Mar 2022

Hi Looking for an experienced electrician for a small job in south Yarra Job is to - replace ceiling fan - replace 5 lights - replace 1 x window exhaust - replace 9 light switches / power points with new You will need to do 2 visits - one to pull the old ones down so that painter can paint ceiling. The other visit to reinstall new. First visit to be this week and second visit about a week later. I will supply all new fittings. You will need a large ladder as the fan and one light are on a high roof. Job is ready to go and can be done any time as keysafe on site. Address is just off punt road in south Yarra. Will need electrical certificate at end as well. Ideal job for a sparky who wants to earn some $$$ on way home from the day job Thanks

Riccardo is absolutely fantastic. A real gentleman and great to deal with. Would absolutely highly recommend. Don’t bother with anyone else - just get Riccardo!!

Installing 3 smart switches

$150

Armadale VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2022

Need qualified electrician to install 3 smart switches The smart switch brand is Lyfx

Thank you Tom so much for your services! Will definitely recommend and will be coming back :)

Swap out Light Switches with Smart Switches

$150

South Yarra VIC, Australia

30th Aug 2022

Have purchased two 2 gang smart switches to replace two 2 gang light switches. Would like to get them installed by a licensed electrician to see if we would like more installed if they work successfully. And potentially need some recommendations on the same swap for a two-way switch at a later stage and a switch which sits in a mounting box as behind is brick. Product specs from manual Operating Voltage: AC110V-240V/50Hz~60Hz. Rated load: incandescent lamp 1000w Fluorescent lamp 400w Curtain motor: 300w Wire connections: live and neutral. I believe we have live, neutral and earth with pre-2000 wire colours.

Amazing work, fit us in with little notice. Has great attention to detail and is very thorough.

Install ceiling light plug and rewire switches

$150

Armadale VIC 3143, Australia

24th Jul 2022

Looking for a certified electrician to convert a 2 way light switch to a single one and install a ceiling light plug for future pendant light and wire it to the left over switch from the 1st task.

Ethernet ports (3x) + new power sockets (3x)

$400

Kensington, Victoria, Australia

12th Jul 2022

I need a skilled electrician to run ethernet ports around the house and add some power sockets on the wall

Replace two switches

$200

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

30th May 2022

On one socket the plastic switch is broken so the socket needs replacing. On another socket the screws and metal no longer fix to the hole so the socket needs replacing and fixing to hole. - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 31 May 2022

Very professional, friendly and trustworthy.

Electrical wiring, plugs, sockets inspection

$120

Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

3rd Apr 2022

Have a fishy smell in the apartment thats likely due to electrical overheating and damage. Need electrician to inspect outlets, lighting, wiring for damage and repair. Two bedroom apartment so not too big. Should take couple of hours max.

Remove some old lights, points and switches

$150

Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia

19th Feb 2022

Hi Looking for a good sparky to do the following at a unit in south Yarra Need to take out some old stuff and get ready for new installation - remove 3 lights - remove 6 power points - remove 1 window exhaust fan - remove 5 light switches - remove 1 ceiling fan Job ready to go You will need a large ladder to access.

Replace Bayonet light socket on lamp x 2

$80

Brunswick VIC, Australia

19th Sep 2022

Replace bayonet light sockets on 2 lamps. Plastic has broken on bayonet housing. Needs to be repaired on site in Brunswick. Please no requests to pay in cash. Any questions please ask. Thanks Sam

Electrician - Fix / replace 4 down light sockets

$300

Fitzroy VIC, Australia

27th Aug 2022

Electrician required to fix several down light sockets in an apartment, that are not powering the lights. Certified electricians only please. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 30 August 2022

Brad did a wonderful job replacing my down lights, and arrived at the agreed time.

Replace electrical outlets, light switches & downlights

$500

Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

18th Jul 2022

I have a two bedroom, 2 bathroom CBD apartment that requires various electrical works. The scope is as follows: 1. Replace existing electrical power outlets (these all function fine but look old) with the Clipsal Iconic Range Vivid White (replace like for like). There are approx x13 outlets requiring replacement). 2. Replace existing light switches (these all function fine but look old) with Clipsal Iconic Vivid White range (replace like for like). There are approx 7 light switches requiring replacement. 3. Replace existing downlights (and enclosures) with a white enclosure (i.e. Bunnings or similar). Unfortunately I don't have a count on the downlights. 4. Replace existing air vents (these all function fine but look old) with new air vents (coloured white). There are approx 11 vents. I appreciate this is not typically the job of an electrician but expect the process of swapping like-for-like will be fairly straight forward. Please attend to the property this week to confirm the scope of the works (and sizes of downlights/vents) before providing a firm quote. I will be able to provide approval to proceed immediately if the quote is acceptable. Please also confirm if it is possible to complete the job by Sunday (if this is not possible, that's fine, but would prefer completion by the end of week). Photos of each of the light switches and power points requiring replacement: https://www.icloud.com/photos/#0bd0X1TaCAY60fFmmAsLtSmCQ The property is located on the corner of Spring St and Flinders Lane. Unfortunately I am unable to supply parking. Thank you! James - Due date: Before Saturday, 23 July 2022

Nice guy, understood the brief and delivered promptly. Thanks Nick!

Replace three light switches

$80

Brunswick VIC, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Need three light switch panels replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 15 June 2022

Easy to work with, great job!

Need electrician to Install new power sockets

$150

Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

21st May 2022

I have bought new power sockets and want to replace them with my old ones. There’ about 10 in total as it’s just a two bedroom apartment.

On time and responded quickly. Was Extremely professional, knowledgeable and friendly and got the job done.

Electrician to change light switches

$80

Southbank VIC, Australia

24th Mar 2022

Need to replace light switches on the walls - Due date: Flexible

Am efficient worker and very careful about the wall on the property. Highly recommended

Replace three light switches with smart switches

$250

Collingwood VIC 3066, Australia

17th Feb 2022

Hey! I have three switches I need replaced with smart ones. Two are three gang, one is four gang. One switch on the four gang is two way - happy to decommission the second switch. I’ve bought the switches. Just need a sparky!

Quick, polite, job done well!