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Joshua M

Woking Borough England

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"Joshua did a perfect job. He arrived on time, got straight to work and completed everything we asked for. We’ll be asking him for more work without a ..."

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Mihai B

Deptford England

(29)

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"Replaced faulty bathroom extractor fan, returning it to exactly how it was as requested. Good job done."

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Chinasa M

Theobalds Grove England

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"Very fast and happy with the work! "

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Oluwafemi A

Abbey Wood England

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"I would highly recommend Oluwafemi. He was punctual and very tidy. Had no problems completing the job whatsoever and I would definitely use him again...."

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Melvin J

East London England

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"Fabulous, curtain rail all up. Nice job. "

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Gabriel O

Oakwood England

(108)

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"Absolutely fantastic, one of the best tradies we've had, went above and beyond and electrical work was A+, highly recommend."

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Anthony G

West London England

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"Great work from Anthony, no fuss, came and took away the radiator and made sure everything was as it should be before he left "

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"Brilliant job, lovely man. Would recommend him to anyone. "

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Recent Electricians reviews

"Professional, responsive and knowledgeable - Kamran responded very quickly, arrived within the specified window and carried out the work swiftly as well. I would not hesitate to recommend him. "

Electrician needed -replace light circuit

£50

"Danny was professional, friendly and did a fantastic job with several lights and electrical issues. I would highly recommend him!"

Replace fire rated downlights & time lag switch

£75

"Excellent work. Quick stuff "

Install my electric cooker

£25

"Kamran, completed the job efficiently and to a very hight standard, his work was very clean. Very satisfied with the job, and would get him back again if needed"

Fix my double socket power point

£40

"Kamaran did a good job. Very patient and helpful. Would recomend"

FIT NEW GAS HOB AND ELECTRIC OVEN

£100

"Great electrician, fixed errors that a previous “electrician” made. Very professional. "

Electrician

£60

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Top Electricians related questions

Do I need a registered electrician for my electrical works?

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.

How long does an electrician service usually take?

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.

How often should I have my electrical components inspected?

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.

What is an EICR report?

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.

What are the common electric repair services that I can get help with?

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.

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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

Replace Socket - Electrician

£50

Clapham, Greater London

2nd Aug 2021

The socket that turns on my cooker was really badly fitted and is now loose whenever I switch it on to cook. I've tried tightening the screws at either side of the socket myself, but the screws don't tighten as the socket was so badly fitted to begin with - all of the weight is being carried on the right hand side screw, meaning the socket leans to one side. Additionally, the switchboard next to my cooker switch was also terribly screwed on and may need adjusted. Please find images in reference to this.

I need electronics repair services

£100

Hadley Wood, Greater London

1st Aug 2021

My Tv Bed unit seems to have blown so no power to tv or the tv lift. It’s probably the power unit but I I’m not sure.

Electrical work

£80

Elephant And Castle, Greater London

31st Jul 2021

Need someone to do minor electrical tasks around the house- install: - 4 light pendants - 1 hand dryer - 1 ceiling fan

Electrician

£300

Putney, Greater London

28th Jun 2021

3 new double wall sockets installed, one in the bedroom, one in the kitchen and one in a hallway. Power is running through the walls already but need sockets by the front door, and then the other two in the middle of the walls for TVs fixed to the wall (we will fit the TVs ourselves).

Brilliant job, lovely man. Would recommend him to anyone.

Smoke alarm

£80

New Malden, Greater London, KT3

14th Jun 2021

Smoke alarm bleeping in loft stairwell - on stairwell I can’t get to with standard 4 m ladder - you will need telescopic or proper stair ladder (which I can’t access - it’s high up and I am scared of heights) I have 9v battery Urgent

After various people letting me down Nasser was great. Came on time - did the job without fuss. Thanks for helping Nasser and would definitely use again Mike

Electric oven installation

£50

New Cross Gate, Greater London

24th May 2021

We are having a new oven delivered tomorrow (25th May) and need someone to come to unwire the old one and replace it with the new. They are single, electric built-in ovens. The new one has a plug and the old one is wired into an electrical box at the back so I think we just need that unconnected and then can plug in the new oven. If possible, it would be great if you could also take the old oven with you and to the skip. Thanks

Came at the time planned, completed the job well and was very friendly. Thanks!

Electrician

£30

Bermondsey, Greater London

13th May 2021

Small job fixing a number of sockets where the power is out.

Easy to deal with. Reliable and job well done.

Renew the electrical wiring system

£500

South Croydon, Greater London

2nd Aug 2021

Good morning! I need to renew the electrical wiring system at our new place and add some sockets/switches. It's a maisonette first floor apartment (1970s),two bedroom flat. I don't know how much it would cost, so it would be good to get a quote to start with. I have many plasterboard walls and I'm wondering if it would be possible to do the job without breaking the walls. Would you need to come over and check before giving me a quote? Thanks, Fabio

Handymen tasks + Electrician tasks.

£100

Merton, Greater London, SW19

1st Aug 2021

Site in Colliers Wood SW19 Two large windows and a glass door need frosting. ~10 hooks need screwing into a wall. Cables for soap dispensers need connecting to mains. Three screens need mounting onto a desk frame. Cable management for soap dispensers and antibacterial gel dispenser.

Electrical work

£200

Epsom, Surrey

26th Jul 2021

I need a licensed electrician to - replace 4 downlight fixtures (same place / like for like for new lights) - replace 5 ceiling light fixtures (2 plaster ceiling rose to fit) - replace 10 light switches / swap for new - replace wall 12 power sockets (may need to cut some skirting boards to fit) - fix a flood light & fit a security camera kit <Note> Flexible date / time during next week- except for Tuesday and Wednesday

Joshua did a perfect job. He arrived on time, got straight to work and completed everything we asked for. We’ll be asking him for more work without a doubt and would recommend him to anyone. Thanks Joshua!

Install electric height adjustable desk

£35

Yeading, Greater London, UB5

20th Jun 2021

Need help to assemble an electric height adjustable desk

Chinasa came on time and assembled the product in 20 mins. Chinasa was punctual, professional and was super efficient at the job. I will highly recommend her for similar jobs and will surely hire for any future work.

Change 3 pendants and 2 switches

£70

Maida Vale, Greater London

12th Jun 2021

Not too much to add really

Perfect service! Highly recommended, Ashley changed 3 pendants for us - all is done very professionally

Install Cooker

£40

Bermondsey, Greater London

21st May 2021

I bought a new cooker just need it plugged in so I can use it.

Very helpful! went beyond my needs would highly recommend:)

Electricals help

£50

Leytonstone, Greater London

2nd Aug 2021

I need my 40” tv mounted and one light switch screwed in.

Electrician

£50

North Greenwich, Greater London

1st Aug 2021

burnt socket and washing machine plug need repair. I dont have spare will require you to provide and reimburse accordingly. I'm in Greenwich Millenium Village SE10 0GU

Electrical work

£60

Cricklewood, Greater London, NW2

1st Aug 2021

6-8 spotlights fitted in hallway.

Electrician - put up 2 Pendant lamps

£100

Barking, Greater London

6th Jul 2021

Put up 2 large pendant lamps in a standard ceiling.

Very quick and efficient, fixed a previous botched job by someone else. Will use again.

Assemble TV unit and Electric lawnmower

£40

Chadwell St Mary, Essex

16th Jun 2021

I need someone to fit a tv unit and an electric lawnmower. The tv unit is free standing not on on the wall. Will need someone who has reviews. Looking to do asap

Mehmet did a fantastic job. He was friendly and chatty and gave me tips on how to make natural yoghurt 😃. He came in competitively priced and was also happy to help me set up my TV on the new TV stand once completed. I’m sure I will have other jobs for you!

Install a mains powered smoke alarm

£60

New Cross Gate, Greater London

9th Jun 2021

New smoke alarm needs in stalling. Wires different slightly to previous so will need some rewiring to fit new alarm. New alarm model: Ei3024.

Quick, efficient and quality job performed. Will use Melvin's services again for other jobs and would highly recommend.

Help with electricity work

£500

Hayes End, Greater London

18th May 2021

Need the following: Fit Cieling lights x4 Change socket face X10 Fit two sockets in new location X2 Fit bathroom LED mirror X1 Fit bathroom electric heater X1 Fit electric ring X1 Install CCTV camera outside (4 cameras) Install a new Cieling light in conservatory All the equipment already purchased and needs installing

Friendly chap, good with the tasks and gets the job done