Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have any questions about electrical installations? Check out our list of frequently asked questions. If you don’t find the answer you’re looking for, don’t hesitate to reach out! We are available via phone at 0413 033 036, or contact us for more information.
What's the benefit of an installation?
The benefit of an electrical installation is that it provides reliable and safe access to electricity in your home or business.
It also enables you to use various electrical items, such as appliances and lighting, in a convenient and efficient manner. Additionally, a properly installed electrical system ensures that all safety guidelines and codes are met, helping to reduce the risk of potential shocks, electrocutions, or fires.
Furthermore, proper installation of an electrical system increases the value of a property or business by providing a safer living or working environment for those inside. With Gorham Electrical, you can trust that your system is installed safely and effectively, adding value to your home or business.
Are outdoor outlets safe?
Yes, outdoor electrical outlets are safe if they are properly installed and maintained. It’s important to make sure the outlet is properly rated for outdoor use, as some outlets are not meant for outdoor use.
Additionally, it’s important to check for any signs of damage such as frayed wires or loose connections that could indicate a potential hazard.
All electrics used outdoors should be weatherproof, and kept clear from grass, objects or areas that are known for flooding.
Regular inspections of your outdoor electrical outlets can help ensure they remain safe and functional.
Our Other Services
Do you have an electrical issue that needs to be fixed? Explore our wide range of services to find the perfect solution for you! From partial and full rewiring, to installation of sockets and switches, we have all the tools and experience you need to solve your electrical problems.
Our experienced team at Gorham Electrical can help maintain your electrical systems, reducing the chances of an electrical fault. We specialise in a variety of electrical maintenance services, such as inspecting and testing for any potential issues, checking for loose connections, and ensuring that all safety standards are met. With our specialist team on the job, you can trust that your electrical system will be properly maintained and remain free from electrical problems.
Electrical inspections are an essential part of keeping your home or business safe. By regularly inspecting your electrical system, you can make sure it is up to date and running safely. Electrical inspections involve checking for any frayed or loose wires, testing outlets, and inspecting circuit breakers and fuses for any potential issues. Additionally, a professional electrician can make sure that your system meets all safety guidelines and codes. Regular electrical inspections can help prevent shocks, electrocutions, and fires from occurring in your home or business.
Residential and Commercial Rewiring
Residential and commercial rewiring may be necessary when an electrical fault occurs, when an extension is being installed, or if the existing electrical system is out of date. Our experienced team at Gorham Electrical can help determine if your building needs rewiring, and provide the necessary installation services. We specialise in both partial and full rewiring, using the best materials and following safety guidelines and codes. With our professional rewiring services, you can rest assured that your home or business is up to date and running safely.
CCTV and Security Systems
Gorham Electrical provides professional installation of CCTV and security systems for residential and commercial properties. We strategically place cameras to ensure that you are getting the best footage possible and provide maximum protection for your property. Our team is certified and experienced in installing these systems, and we use the highest quality materials to make sure your system will last for years to come. With our expertise in security systems, you can trust that your home or business is protected and secure.
Fire Alarms and Emergency Lighting
Gorham Electrical specialises in installing fire alarms and emergency exit lighting to make sure your home or business is safe. These systems are vital in the event of a fire or mains fault, and can help save lives. Our team of certified electricians ensure that all safety standards are met and your system is properly maintained. We use the highest quality materials to make sure your system lasts for years to come. With Gorham Electrical, you can trust that your fire alarms and emergency exit lighting are installed and maintained properly.
Electric Car Chargers
Gorham Electrical provides professional installation of electric vehicle chargers to make your life easier. With the rise in popularity of electric cars, having a charger at your own home comes in handy. Our team of qualified electricians will work with you to find the best location for your charger that works for your property. We use the highest quality materials and make sure your charger is installed and maintained properly. With Gorham Electrical, you can trust that your electric car charger is safe and reliable.
Switchboards are an important part of your electrical system, as they help spread the electrical current throughout the system. Gorham Electrical provides switchboard upgrades, new installations, and repairs. Our team of certified electricians can help make sure your switchboard is up to date, functioning properly, and following all safety standards. We use the latest products and methods to make sure your switchboard will last for years to come. With Gorham Electrical, you can trust that your switchboard is safely installed and functioning correctly.
Gorham Electrical can help increase the value of your property by providing electrical building extension services. Building extensions are becoming more and more common for those looking to gain more space or get the most out of their property. We specialise in ensuring that all safety guidelines and codes are met, using the highest quality materials in our installations. With Gorham Electrical, you can trust that your extension will be properly installed and running safely.