Electrical issues if not treated on time, can take a dangerous form. These issues are something that should not be overlooked as it can put you and your family members life in jeopardy. When you have identified an electric issue, the first thing you have to do is call an electrician Crowborough. However, you need to ensure that the person is qualified enough to perform the tasks.
Without any doubt, we only employ those electricians at TG Electrics that are qualified and fully trained. They possess all the necessary certifications that provide proof of their credibility. Each one of our electricians is CBR checked. On the contrary, if you decide to go somewhere else, below are some tips that can help in finding an electrician that is qualified.
In this article, we are going to discuss some important tips that will assist you in finding the right one:
Any electricians who claim to be professional or qualified need to have a valid contractors license. You need to ensure that they are NICEIC qualified and also if they are Part P accredited.
Consult with the electricians to see what type of electrical services they can perform. A professional electrician can perform various types of electrical work and can handle it proficiently. For example, can they do repairs and testing? PAT testing? Also, if they are capable of performing residential or commercial work or just cover one specific area.
The experience of the electrician is also essential. It is helpful to realise to know how many experiences of an electrician has in handling a specific electric task. The probability of the property getting damaged is high if an electrician is not proficient enough to handle the task properly. Don’t remain in doubt, ask if they have done this type of work or not. Also, check the portfolio of their work.
Further, ask for references who can suggest their services. The reference gives the proof of their past work and gives you an extra peace of mind knowing that the specific electrician can handle a particular job or not. Don’t settle on this aspect only, you can ask for a phone number to call or see reviews on their website.
Last but not least, you need to check what type of electric types of equipment the electrician works with.
Once you have settled on an electrician, it is a perfect idea to follow these additional tips before they begin the work.
1. Before they begin their work, you need to agree on the work schedule and get confirmation on it. It should cover all the aspects of the agreed work and needs to be signed by both parties. For bigger jobs, you need to ask for regular updates on their progress.
2. You need to agree on the payment terms so you can make sure that you have the budget available. Some will ask for advance payment, in instalments, or final payment in the end. If you are paying in cash, then it is a must that you ask for a receipt or statement of cash.
3. Avoid making any modifications or add any extra job in between. It is going to cost more in the end and cause delays. In case you have no other option and have to conduct changes, you need to inform them in advance.
4. If you have any doubts or questions, talk to the electrician immediately. Always talk with the supervisor and manager. Make them clear about what you are concerned or unhappy about. You need to explain what you want, and rest allow the electrician to do things in the right way.
In the end, if you are unable to find the electrician or the company that is qualified, then get in touch with TG Electrics.