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Recent Electricians reviews in London Islington

Oluwafemi was punctual, professional, did an effective diagnostic check and fixed a problem to get my cooker hood installed and working. Highly recommend

Replace cooker hood


Ribery was polite, friendly, careful, efficient, punctual and an altogether pleasure to meet :) He got the task done with no trouble at all

Electrician needed to fix light


Wakis attended the job on the same day, at a short notice, found and fixed the issue immediately. Very pleased with the outcome, thank you.

Repair bathroom fan (qualified electrician needed)


Professional, reliable and would recommend

Electric saw job 5 mins



Attach a new smoke alarm to ceiling


Fast service. Very happy

Electric cooker installed


What's the average cost of an electrician in London Islington

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based on 18 reviews



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What do electrician services include?

Our local electrical contractors can handle all electrical projects, be it for residential, commercial, or industrial properties. If you are building from scratch, they can help construct an efficient electrical framework for you. They can also establish new electrical wiring and control panels, 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 is 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 follow safety regulations and make sure that all electrical components and control panels, including electrical wiring 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. All while ensuring they follow all building regulations.

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 engineering projects or 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 control panels, 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.

Airtasker has over 16 electricians in London Islington, with an average rating of 4.94 stars from 18 reviews. Get in touch with electricians such as Mark E, Bradley B, and Ozan O today to get a wide variety of Electricians jobs done.
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Recent Electricians tasks in London Islington

Replace trailer electrcal plug


Islington, Greater London, N1

11th Apr 2024

We replaced the trailer/lightboard electrical socket (old one was seawater damaged) with a new one and followed a make specific wiring diagram but, although the running lights worked, the brakes and indicators didn't. We tried several lightboards and checked the fuses but with no joy.

Electrician needed for hifi repairs


Islington, Greater London, N1

1st Apr 2024

"Protect" indicator or LED Flashing Search Find the answer to your question Search... What does the "Protect" indicator or the On/Standby LED flashing mean? The "Protection" light comes on when the receiver’s sensing and thermal monitors detect unusual operating condition that, if left unchecked, might damage the amplifier. Some receivers you may see the word "Protect" on the receiver's display. Other receivers have a flashing red light on the Standby LED. This can happen if there’s a dead short in a speaker wire or if you’re using very low impedance loudspeakers at high volume for an extended length of time. In thermal cases, the circuitry will automatically reset after a few minutes of cool down and the protection indicator goes away, and normal

Electrician to replace an isolation switch


St Luke's, Greater London

6th Mar 2024

The large isolation switch for the electrical boiler in our apartment needs replacing. There are signs of heat damage on the plastic frame.

Knows his stuff. Did the job and made other suggestions. Will definitely use him again.

Plumber to install electric faucet hot water producer


Islington, Greater London, N1

9th Jan 2024

We have to build a new electric tap that makes hot water. We have the sink - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 9 January 2024

Swap an electric towel heater


Barnsbury, Greater London, N1

22nd Nov 2023

Swap an electric towel heater for new one and dispose of the old appliance. I will provide the new heater. - Due date: Flexible

Fix electric bike chain and rear brake


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

16th Nov 2023

Align a bike chain and re-attach a rear brake correctly on e-bike. - Due date: Before Friday, 17 November 2023

I need an outlet rewired for a double wall socket


Finsbury, Greater London, WC1X

3rd Oct 2023

I need an outlet rewired as I blew it out plugging with my fan heater - Due date: Flexible

Very quick and efficient.

Seeking Plumber to Replace an Electric Shower Pressure Relief Device


Islington, Greater London, N1

20th Sep 2023

Hi all, Hope you are well, seeking a handyman or plumber to replace a Pressure Relief Device on my electric shower (Triton Collection 2 | Shower Electric | 9.5 KW | Triton Aspirante). The Pressure Relief Device was activated and water flows out of the shower unit where the pressure relief device was activated. I have the new part and would be grateful if this could be replaced. Many thanks, Janey - Due date: Flexible

Excellent service, polite, respectful and efficient

Replace valve on electric hot water tank .


Barnsbury, Greater London, N1

16th Aug 2023

I have an Ariston hot water tank. The black valve on the external outlet is constantly dripping . Needs urgent attention - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 16 August 2023

Tony is polite, professional and knowledgeable. I would use him again.

Fix my lamp


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

13th Aug 2023

Need an electrician to fix my lamp! - I have a large lamp that has a wiring issue. Need someone who can use an electrical impedance meter and check if where the current is stopping. - Due date: Flexible

Electric shower replacement


Angel, Greater London, N1

1st Aug 2023

I need our electric shower replaced old one the button was broken and weve been sent a faulty new one ! So now on 3rd in a week ! Need an electrician /plumber as it should be a straight forward job. - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 2 August 2023

Electrician - change 2 plug sockets and light switch


Islington, Greater London, N1

21st Jul 2023

Change 2 plug sockets and light switch - Due date: Before Tuesday, 25 July 2023

Friendly guy, did the task no problem, clearly knows his stuff, would highly recommend & would use his services again without hesitation. Very pleased with the quality of work done!

Remove old phone line outlet and intercom box.


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

16th Jul 2023

I need someone with a multimeter and basic electrician skills to remove an old phone line outlet, as well as an old intercom unit. Neither work or are necessary. This will probably be a 10/15 minute job. - Due date: Flexible

Quick work thanks a bunch guys

Electrician to rewire light fixture


Angel, Greater London

1st Jul 2023

Electrician needed to rewire ceiling light fixture. Wires beneath fixture were pulled loose, and it needs to be fixed. See pic below. Should be a quick 15-20min job for someone with the right tools and experience. Ladder, screwdriver and drill (if needed) provided. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 2 July 2023

Ranvir was great. Highly recommended!

I need the electrics reconnected for a work 'booth'


St Luke's, Greater London

27th Jun 2023

I have recently installed a work 'booth' in my office. The booth has a number of electrical components including light fixtures, a fan, and plugs that had to be disconnected when the booth was disassembled and moved. I am looking for someone to come in and reattach all these fixtures - all of the parts should still be there and its a case of reattaching the wires etc. - Due date: Before Wednesday, 28 June 2023

Replace electrical sockets & light switches


Finsbury, Greater London, WC1X

19th May 2023

Replace/wire 20 electrical socket and light switch faceplates. - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 20 May 2023

On time, very knowledgeable, and finished job to high standard. Thanks James.

Electrical work


Islington, Greater London, N1

12th May 2023

The job consists in 4 tasks: - Install a Tado° Wired Smart Thermostat (see current thermostat in the picture). - Replace a bathroom vanity shaver socket transformer (see picture). Spare part is provided. - Change a damaged light switch backbox (see on the right of thermostat). Wrong screw size was inserted, which distorted the backbox so the switch cannot be fixed properly and it was taped in the meantime. Standard 2 wires (load / live) with earth connector. Please provide the spare parts. - Replace 4 wall plug sockets (standard 2 plugs as in the picture). Spare parts are provided. Due date: Flexible Many thanks!

My hifi keeps tripping electric. No blown fuse in plug. Thanks Jennie


Barnsbury, Greater London, N1

4th Apr 2023

My hifi keeps tripping the electricity to the sockets in my flat. It’s definitely the hifi as every time I turn it on the same thing happens. Other than that it seems to be working fine. I’ve taken the playground apart and the fuse doesn’t look like it’s blown. It’s pretty old a Yamaha crx-m170. Thanks jennie - Due date: Flexible

Need an electrician to wire an electric towel heater to the fusebox.


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

20th Mar 2023

To wire an electric towel rad to the fuse boc, provide an EICR certificate. PAT test 9 small items and possibly an EPC - Due date: Before Monday, 27 March 2023

Cooker hood installation and advice


Lower Holloway, Greater London, N7

7th Jan 2023

I need a new hood extraction fan installed in my kitchen. There is limited space above the cooker for the fan so I would appreciate guidance on which fan would be appropriate and whether a fan could be installed at all. - Due date: Flexible