Electrical Blog

Coronavirus & Air Conditioning - What you need to know

Coronavirus & Air Conditioning - What you need to know

Jun 15 2020

While the reports that a restaurant air conditioning (/air-conditioning-melbourne) system could have created one of the hot spots in the spread of the coronavirus in the earlier stages of the outbreak, this is not as cut and dried as it sounds. Investigations into the incident suggest that the spread in this instance was more likely due to the aircon fan blowing air from the infected person ac ..

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NBN and the Coronavirus

NBN and the Coronavirus

Mar 26 2020

With many people now working from home due to COVID-19, the internet connection in your home is likely taking a harder hit than normal during business hours. And, with the current state of things being quite unknown, how long people will be working from home is up in the air - could it be a few weeks? A few months? These are questions we can not answer, however it is important to make sure ..

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Mitsubishi Electric Air Conditioning 2019 Winter Gift Card Deal

Mitsubishi Electric Air Conditioning 2019 Winter Gift Card Deal

Mar 29 2019

Mitsubishi Electric air conditioning is getting ready to kick off their 2019 Winter Gift Card Campaign. This amazing deal entitles customers who purchase an eligible Mitsubishi Electric air conditioner to a Bonus EFTPOS Gift Card up to the value of $400. Mitsubishi air conditioner deal This great deal starts on 1 April 2019 and runs until 31 July 2019 with claims to be submitted  ..

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Electricity prices are on the rise, what you can do to reduce the cost

Electricity prices are on the rise, what you can do to reduce the cost

Mar 11 2019

The rising price of energy doesn't come as a surprise to most as it's slowly but surely been rising for the past few years. What may come as a shock however is the fact that energy retailers have been running ineffectual hardship programs that have seen more and more Victorians disconnected from power in the last year. Over 60,732 customers had their power cut due to rising prices and ..

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Reducing allergens in your home this summer

Reducing allergens in your home this summer

Oct 23 2018

Around one in five Australians have been affected by allergies at some stage of their lives. Ranging from mild hayfever to severe asthma, allergies can be a mild annoyance for a few weeks or severely impact your life every day. Reducing airborne allergens in your home can decrease the severity of allergic reactions to things like dust mites, pollen, mould, or animal fur and dander ..

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Having multiple safety switches installed

Having multiple safety switches installed

Sep 25 2018

Safety switches (/domestic/safety-switch) play a vital role in the well being, health and safety of the occupants of the home. In the event of a leak within the electrical current from either an appliance or from wiring touching something, it's not supposed to the safety switch cuts the power off the very millisecond the leak happens. This can save lives and ultimately families. Multiple safet ..

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Don't risk unlicensed electrical work

Don't risk unlicensed electrical work

Sep 06 2018

The dangers of unlicensed electrical work have recently been in the media with the death of a young NSW carpenter earlier this year. The carpenter was electrocuted while working in the roof of a home thought to have unlicensed electrical wiring illegally connected to the mains power system. This tragedy is a reminder for every home and business owner across the country to only ever us ..

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Master Electrician of the Year 2018 State Winner

Master Electrician of the Year 2018 State Winner

Aug 08 2018

1st Call Electrical services are proud to announce that they have been awarded the title of Victorian Master Electrician of the year for 2018. Winning for the second time in a row Rowan Diamond the director was lauded by the judges for his great work in giving back to the electrical industry and to provide a ”happy working life for all his staff” Furthermore the judges noted that his ..

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Benefits of upgrading your old air conditioner

Benefits of upgrading your old air conditioner

Jan 17 2018

Not sure whether you should shell out for a new air conditioner this summer? With temperatures again set to soar up into the high 30's towards the end of the week keeping cool is yet again going to be on everyone's minds. How does your air con cope with these really hot days? Does it struggle to maintain a comfortable temperature in your home? Some older air conditioners seem, on the surface t ..

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Winner of the 2017 Master Electrician of the Year (Victoria)

Winner of the 2017 Master Electrician of the Year (Victoria)

Oct 23 2017

1st Call Electrical Services is the winner of the 2017 Master Electrician of the Year Award for Victoria. The process of gaining this award involved making a detailed submission of your business ethics, operating procedures, use of technology, as well as staff training and development, and customer referrals. Candidates were then required to undertake a 30-minute interview by a pa ..

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