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"Very good. I was not on hand but tenant very pleased and shower all completed as promised by Chris. Have asked him to quote for other jobs as well. "

Fix an electric shower with a pipe needed

£100

"Work done in time and to a satisfactory standard. Good communication. "

I need electrical services

£75

"Great work, fast and prodessional. Would highly recommend. "

Reconnect plug sockets

£70

"Great job, communicated effectively throughout the task and completed the job quickly and no fuss. Highly recommended."

Install 2 smoke alarms, fire blanket & extinguishe

£30

"Very good job and replied to emails quickly and clearly.."

Cooker extractor fan unit sealed to the wall

£50

"Very very good Rafan. He made every effort to make my time and quick and precise. Thank you. "

I need electrical services

£25

What's the average cost of an electrician

£51 - £120

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£51

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£75

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£120

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Top Electricians related questions

It depends on the regulations set by your local government. For some electrical tasks, you may need to hire qualified electricians, especially if it involves intricate equipment or high voltage systems. It intends to ensure optimum safety and avoid any injuries or accidents. In case you do need a registered electrician, make sure to confirm the relevant license and certificate with your electrician.

It depends on the scope and inclusions of the service you need. Typically, electric installation or repairs in a residential area take several hours, but still completed within the day. Industrial or commercial electrical works, on the other hand, may take a little longer since they require a wider variety of services. In case your electrician needs to revisit your property the next day, they can coordinate the details with your right away.

Experts recommend having your electric wires, cables, and boxes inspected at least every three to five years. For landlords, you can also have your property checked after a tenancy contract. A more frequent inspection is encouraged for commercial and industrial premises. Since they have higher energy consumption, they are more susceptible to early degradations and failures. For optimal safety, you can also book for at least an annual inspection.

An electrical inspection condition report (EICR) certifies the safety and competency of your electrical wirings. For some states, it is a legal requirement. Most of the time, commercial and industrial businesses are also pushed to get an EICR since they have more people consuming electricity. It is usually issued after a rigorous inspection, and once electricians confirm electrical safety.

Electricians often provide virtually any electrical repair service. They can tweak power lines, do rewirings, and handle replacements. Some of the most common issues that they can resolve include a sparking fuse, frequent surges, and flickering lights. They also handle repairs for electrical equipment and generators, appliances, and other fixtures.

Definitely! Our services are not limited to electrical-related problems. If you don't have the time or skills to complete some of your DIY household tasks, we can also connect you with a trustworthy handyman who can help! There's no task that is too big or too small. You can hire them to install carpets, curtains, and fix broken appliances or furniture. You can also commission them for wallpapering, bricklaying, and other building and construction tasks.

It depends on the regulations set by your local government. For some electrical tasks, you may need to hire qualified electricians, especially if it involves intricate equipment or high voltage systems. It intends to ensure optimum safety and avoid any injuries or accidents. In case you do need a registered electrician, make sure to confirm the relevant license and certificate with your electrician.

Experts recommend having your electric wires, cables, and boxes inspected at least every three to five years. For landlords, you can also have your property checked after a tenancy contract. A more frequent inspection is encouraged for commercial and industrial premises. Since they have higher energy consumption, they are more susceptible to early degradations and failures. For optimal safety, you can also book for at least an annual inspection.

Electricians often provide virtually any electrical repair service. They can tweak power lines, do rewirings, and handle replacements. Some of the most common issues that they can resolve include a sparking fuse, frequent surges, and flickering lights. They also handle repairs for electrical equipment and generators, appliances, and other fixtures.

It depends on the scope and inclusions of the service you need. Typically, electric installation or repairs in a residential area take several hours, but still completed within the day. Industrial or commercial electrical works, on the other hand, may take a little longer since they require a wider variety of services. In case your electrician needs to revisit your property the next day, they can coordinate the details with your right away.

An electrical inspection condition report (EICR) certifies the safety and competency of your electrical wirings. For some states, it is a legal requirement. Most of the time, commercial and industrial businesses are also pushed to get an EICR since they have more people consuming electricity. It is usually issued after a rigorous inspection, and once electricians confirm electrical safety.

Definitely! Our services are not limited to electrical-related problems. If you don't have the time or skills to complete some of your DIY household tasks, we can also connect you with a trustworthy handyman who can help! There's no task that is too big or too small. You can hire them to install carpets, curtains, and fix broken appliances or furniture. You can also commission them for wallpapering, bricklaying, and other building and construction tasks.

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

To replace a fuse on an electric oven

£40

New Barnet, Greater London, EN5

7th Aug 2022

The oven is not working and I think it is the fuse. Obviously if it is not the fuse I will still pay, but I am fairly certain that it is. - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 8 August 2022

Electric aerial not working

£75

Ryeworth, Gloucestershire

6th Aug 2022

I have a 2002 Toyota mr2 & the radio is working the aerial doesn’t open - Due date: Flexible

Fix lamp cable

£25

Bermondsey, Greater London

6th Aug 2022

The cable of a lamp was chewed through by our dog. We want to fix it - Due date: Flexible

Looking for an electrician

£75

Camden Town, Greater London, NW1

14th Jul 2022

I need two lamp shades to be installed on the ceiling lights (`i can provide the ladder) Also need a disconnected intercom system taken out. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 16 July 2022

Metin was very efficient and prompt. He hung up the picture with great perfection and got the lampshades up in no time. Job done very well. Highly recommend him.

Electrician/Handyman

£50

Alameda Place, Greater London

10th Jul 2022

We need help replacing a dimmer switch. The electrical piece is done, but the screws holding in the switch have gone. Likewise they were being screwed in to two washers which holds it into the wall, one of which has come out. - Due date: Before Thursday, 14 July 2022

Super responsive, sorted the issue quickly and didn’t give up when it was looking a bit ropey. Thank you!!

Need an electrician to close an electrical point and joint the tv

£60

Lisson Grove, Greater London

15th Jun 2022

Have installed a tv and need to connect it to the electrical point behind the tv. Need to make it hidden for the wires - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 15 June 2022

Quick to come and clean job. Would call him again for help

Qualified Electrician ( only ) Needed!

£50

Barking, Greater London

5th Jun 2022

Unable to turn off bathroom light switch which also activates the fan - therefore it’s on 24/7 - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 6 June 2022

Excellent very helpful highly recommend 🙌🏾

Electrician

£40

West Acton, Greater London

7th Aug 2022

There is a faulty motion detector switch in the bathroom. It fails to turn off the lights, so the lights are in all the time. I believe it detects the motion properly, but fails to turn off the lights. - Due date: Flexible

Cooker hood and fan extractor installed

£100

Bamford, Greater Manchester

6th Aug 2022

The old cooker hood needs to be removed and the new cooker hood needs to be installed with its fan extractor - Due date: Flexible

Electrical problam

£60

Stewards, Essex

4th Aug 2022

Need someone to come and fix the issue that im having in all sockets with live neutral reverse.

Brilliant job!

Check and possibly rewire network socket (CAT6)

£30

West Ruislip, Greater London

12th Jul 2022

We have a hardwired network socket that needs checking as we believe the installers didn't connect properly. Simple box to box CAT 6 cable, we would need someone to check that both ends have been connected correctly and then checked for connectivity. All work at box ends, no cable runs needed - Due date: Flexible

Mahmoud was polite, punctual and very professional through the whole visit. He showed and exemplary attitude in the care of our home. He resolved and repaired the fault with ease, he then thoroughly tested the repair and spent another 20 minutes or so checking and double checking that everything was fine and that I was happy with his work. I cannot recommend Mahmoud highly enough.

Fix electrical problem with dishwasher/socket. Install washing machine

£150

Stoke Newington, Greater London, N16

25th Jun 2022

New washing machine unable to be installed because dishwasher next to it is giving electrical shocks. Problem either with the dishwasher or socket behind?? This needs to be fixed, washing machine installed and Intergrated door put back on washing machine. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 25 June 2022

Polite, friendly and efficient. Highly recommend!

Rewiring tiffany style lamp

£60

Enfield Town, Greater London, EN1

11th Jun 2022

I have a tiffany lamp that needs a new cable fitting. - Due date: Flexible

Rewired a lamp for me. Professional and knows what he is doing. Thanks Shane.

My electric recliner chair won't work when the buttons are pressed

£100

Acton Green, Greater London, W4

7th Aug 2022

my recliner chair won't recline when the buttons are pressed. I have had a similar issue in the past and it needed a new transformer, so could be the same issue - or maybe a different issue. - Due date: Flexible

Ceiling light installation

£35

Holders Hill, Greater London

7th Aug 2022

We want to replace our current pendant light with the new one.

Electric bike and bike repairs required.

£150

Comber, County Down

6th Aug 2022

2 electric bikes that need serviced and repaired - Due date: Flexible

Electrician work: outdoor lighting & door bell

£100

West Brompton, Greater London

3rd Aug 2022

Hello We've just bough a new property and moved in. We've discovered that: - door bell does not ring: we need this fixed. - the outdoor light is not working (and, once fixed, we would like to change it with a lantern). We need this fixed AND we need the new lantern bought and installed Cost of material (the new lantern) not included in the quote, this is for labour only. - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 4 August 2022

Great job, great quality and a very reliable person!

Electrics fixing in bedroom - ceiling light

£60

Laisterdyke, West Yorkshire

11th Jul 2022

The electric in the ceiling doesn't work after adding a light shade. The electrics seem to have been fixed prior with electrical tape. Underlying problem is currently unknown. - Due date: Flexible

Thank you so much for everything you've done, from the two jobs we initially discussed to the extra jobs fixing the plug sockets. I really appreciate you taking the time travelling here as well. I'll definitely recommend you for future jobs! ☺

Move an electrical radiator

£300

Spring Grove, Greater London

25th Jun 2022

We need to move two electrical radiators to a different wall. The cable could be under the carpet so no need for any wall opening. We just got this new flat, we also would love to get a general check on the electrical installation.

Ritesh was helpful and friendly. Done a great job!

Disconnect dual-fuel cooker (gas & electric) and washing machine

£100

Honor Oak Park, Greater London, SE23

6th Jun 2022

Disconnect dual-fuel cooker (gas hob and electric oven) and make gas safe Disconnect washing machine - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 8 June 2022

Great job, very efficient, prompt and helpful.