Frequently Asked Questions
Get the answers to the most commonly asked questions by our customers. To find out more please contact us.
Q: What is an Electrician?
A: An electrician is a trained professional who installs, commissions, and maintains electrical systems and equipment.
Q: Does an Electrician need a license in Queensland?
A: Yes. Anyone doing electrical work will require a license in Queensland. Only qualified and licensed electrician can work with electrical wiring.
Q: Are you qualified and licensed?
A: Yes. All of our electrician’s are professionally trained and qualified to work in Queensland. We are also members of the Master Electricians Australia.
Q: Why do I need a licensed electrician?
A: Any electrical work carries some degree of risk – some of which is partially covered by your home insurance. Therefore, you need a licensed electrician for any jobs involving electricity. It is illegal and very dangerous to perform DIY jobs. Additionally, in the event of an accident, your insurance company will not cover expenses.
Q: Do you follow health and safety?
A: Yes we take heath ans safety very seriously. We strictly follow the guidelines given by Worksafe Queensland’s electrical safety guidelines.
Q: Can I install power points myself?
A: No. Not unless you’re a qualified electrician. It is illegal to perform electrical work without a license. The risk of attempting such a task without supervision from a trained professional, greatly outweigh the cost of hiring a licensed electrician.
Q: Can you install LED lights?
A: Yes. We can install LED lights.
Q: Can you repair hot water heaters?
A: Yes. We can repair, replace and install all hot water heaters. We can provide services for gas, electricians and solar heaters.
Q: What causes electric shocks?
A: Electrical shocks are cause from being in contact with an electrical current. You can avert the risk of electrocution by installing proper insulation and isolation.
Q: How much does an electrician cost?
A: Electrician costs depend on various factors. You can expect to pay between $70 to $120 per hour for an electrician. For a 24 hour service, you can expect to pay a call out fee as well.
Q: What areas do your electrical contractors service?
A: We service all of the South East Queensland Region including Moreton Bay and Redland Bay. Our main service areas are Brisbane Southside and Northside, Western and Eastern suburbs. We can also service Ipswich and Toowoomba.
Q: What other services do you offer?
A: Our electrical contractors specialise in the design, installation and repair of electrical systems and equipment. This includes lighting, heating, cooking and ventilation systems.
Q: How can I find a Electrician?
A: Word of mouth is the best source. Also try asking your friends and family. Getting personal referrals is a great way to find a reliable electrician. You can also try searching the Workplace Health and Safety’s Electrical license search tool.
Q: What hours are you open?
A: Office hours are Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.30 pm. We also have an emergency electrician available 24 hours a day, 7 days week.
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