New Inspection and Testing Regulations For Private Rented Landords

15/05/2020 by Wandle Electrical Services

Draft regulations have now been laid before Parliament to ensure all Private Rented Sector properties meet minimum Electrical Safety Standards. What does this all mean for the Landlord and Tenant?  See the bullet points below: From 1st July 2020 all new tenancies must have an EICR (Electrical Installation Condition Report) completed before the tenancy begins All existing tenancies…Read More

How To Prepare For A Power Cut

01/04/2020 by Wandle Electrical Services

You may have read or heard in the media that power network providers are stopping all non -essential maintenance to the National Grid as engineers become ill and self isolate. Less staff may mean faults and power outages on the grid may take longer to fix. It’s worth taking a few minutes now to prepare…Read More

Service Update – Covid-19

25/03/2020 by Wandle Electrical Services

Hello all, Our services are now only on an emergency basis. If you have a serious electrical problem (electrical safety, power loss, no heating, no hot water etc) then please call or text me (Anthony) on 07757944419. In the first instance I will try and solve the problem over the phone with the use of…Read More

Wandle Electrical Service Update – Covid-19

20/03/2020 by Wandle Electrical Services

We ARE continuing to operate a normal service, but have taken steps to assist in protecting our customers and ourselves.  As tradesman carrying out regular and emergency work at homes and businesses, we have a responsibility to take precautions against the spread of Covid-19. We will be amending our scheduled jobs accordingly.  Jobs may need…Read More

SAP 10 –  Finally electric heating is starting to be considered as efficient as gas

26/02/2019 by Wandle Electrical Services

This blog but it’s well worth a read if you are a homeowner or landlord.   Especially if you need to understand changes to how EPC’s are assessed in regard to types of heating: The EPC (energy performance certificate) is tested against the SAP (standard Assessment procedure).  The BEIS and BRE have finally published SAP 10…Read More

How Does Lot 20 effect Electrical Heating?

20/02/2019 by Wandle Electrical Services

From 1st January 2018, all installed electric space heaters manufactured for sale in the UK which use electricity must comply with a minimum efficiency standard. The aim of this legislation is to remove inefficient technologies and reduce the energy used by the products that heat our homes, helping to achieve our overall carbon reduction targets.…Read More

Quality Electric Heaters vs Storage Heaters

10/02/2019 by Wandle Electrical Services

  There seems to be a lot of hot air on the internet concerning whether quality electric heaters or storage heaters are the best option for electric heating.  Having been an electrician for many years, I have fitted both and received lots of feedback from customers on their experiences of the different types of heater.…Read More

Rewires in Sutton and Croydon

12/04/2018 by Wandle Electrical Services

Please find our guide on rewiring your home below.  We do lots of rewires in the Wallington, Coulsdon, Croydon, Purley, Carshlalton and Sutton areas.  We are a small professional and friendly electrical contactor based in Wallington.  All of our rewire work is done by our in house team, we do not subcontract the work out. …Read More

Its All Snow in Wallington and Carshalton – a guide to safely using portable heaters

02/03/2018 by Wandle Electrical Services

  What freezing cold week it has been.  I can’t remember the last time we had snow like this in Wallington and Carshalton.   Despite the weather we have managed to keep all our appointments this week.   We have also attended a few emergency jobs where families have been left with out heating due to an…Read More

Electric Vehicles – The Future?

12/12/2017 by Wandle Electrical Services

If you have been thinking of getting an electric/hybrid car then you need to consider how you will charge the vehicle at home or work.  You may already have your vehicle but are frustrated as the charger supplied with the vehicle is very slow.  Government grants are still available for domestic and commercial installation of…Read More

Based in Wallington

Wandle Electrical Services specialise in domestic installations and the provision of a range of services directly to Homeowners, Letting Agents and Landlords.

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  • Wandle Electrical Services specialise in domestic installations and the provision of a range of services directly to Homeowners, Letting Agents and Landlords.
  • 27 Belmont Road
  • Wallington
  • UK
  • SM6 8TE
  • 020 8914 8297