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Spring Home Maintenance

Spring Home Maintenance

September 29, 2015

With the long weekend coming up, now is the perfect time to get around to those odd jobs you’ve been putting off around the home. On average, homeowners spend between 1% – 3% of their home’s value on maintenance and repair each year. These small tasks, done on a regular basis keep your home looking […]

How fire safe is your home?

How fire safe is your home?

August 7, 2015

It is a shocking fact that approximately 2,500 people are killed each year in residential fires, and another 500 die from carbon monoxide.* To help reduce these statistics we’ve included an important safety message from the NSW Fire and Rescue Commissioner which can ensure you and your family are fire safe and fire ready this […]

Smoke Alarm Guide

Smoke Alarm Guide

July 28, 2015

With Sydney well and truly in the grips of winter increased heater usage comes with the unfortunate increase in electrical fires. Approximately 2,500 people are killed each year in residential fires, and another 500 die from carbon monoxide. Installing smoke and carbon monoxide alarms throughout your home is the first step towards protecting you and […]

Your guide to hanging pendant lights

Your guide to hanging pendant lights

June 26, 2015

If you’ve flicked through any interior design magazine or caught up on the numerous home renovation shows lately, you’ll notice that pendant lighting is the design trend of the moment. While these lights are certainly a stand out piece, it’s important to consider the environment they’re going in in order to maximise their effect. Today, […]

Safety Announcement – Product recalls

Safety Announcement – Product recalls

June 5, 2015

An important safety announcement for all our customers. The Australia Consumer and Competition Commission has issued a number of product recalls for the following products: – BIG W—”Chevron” 4 and 6 Outlet Surge Protected Power Boards: Product description: “Chevron” 4 and 6 Outlet Surge Protected Power Boards Identifying features: “Chevron” 4 and 6 Outlet Surge […]

Mr Switch proudly supports Vivid

Mr Switch proudly supports Vivid

May 25, 2015

Mr Switch has proudly partnered with Sydney-based designers Amigo and Amigo to create a bespoke light sculpture for this years Vivid Festival. Vivid Sydney is the largest light, music and ideas event in the Southern Hemisphere which will be running through Sydney CBD and Darling Harbour Precinct from 22nd May – 8th Jun 2015. The […]

Power Points With USB Charging Outlets

Power Points With USB Charging Outlets

July 10, 2014

With the growing number of electronic devices that charge via USB, access to additional USB charging points is becoming increasingly important. Using a computer to charge USB devices is not always practical or convenient, especially when you need to leave a phone or tablet in another room to charge. If a family of four owns […]

How to change halogen light bulb

February 24, 2014

Watch this short video on how to replace Halogen light globes in a safe way. This method is also effective in keeping your globes last longer.

Lightbulb Reinvented

Lightbulb Reinvented

February 23, 2014

Wi-fi enabled energy efficient LED light bulb Energy regulatory regime Australia has been encouraging the use of environment friendly and energy saving electrical appliances. And no doubt, using energy efficient electrical appliances for household and business needs will improve lifestyle of common people and business community. Above all light bulbs use more electricity than any […]

Electrical Safety Recall By Hager

Electrical Safety Recall By Hager

January 28, 2014

Hager has recalled its mono RCBO range due to a potential defect that has been detected in these products. The said defect can result in an electric shock and that is why the company has recalled all the products sold or installed during July 2010 to Aug 2012 in Australia and has urged the customers […]

Tips from your electrician Sydney for Ceiling Fan Installation

December 13, 2013

A handful of things are as cost efficient and straightforward to your typical home owners than attempting a ceiling fan installation. Investing in one of these might make all the difference in the temperatures of your bedroom or other living area. It could possibly also assist in stretch your budget with heating and cooling expenses […]

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