Occasionally, homeowners will need the services of a good electrician. There are certain electric faults that homeowners can fix on their own but sometimes calling a professional electrician is a better and safer option. Finding an electrician can prove to be a difficult task especially for homeowners who just moved into a new house. Below […]
If you are ever in need of an electrician’s services, it is advisable to hire one from your local area. In Sydney, there are myriads of electrical firms to choose from. Below are the benefits of hiring local electricians in Sydney.
Electrical wiring is a general term that refers to the system of devices responsible for conducting electricity. There are various types of electrical wiring that are used. They vary based on three aspects: use, the quantity of electricity it will conduct and location. For instance, a household requires much less power than an office building.
Phone line connections in your residence or business are becoming rarer but are still very important to most premises. Whether you need it for personal or business communication, you need to have your phone lines ready for communication at all times. Older or poorly installed phone lines, whether in residential or commercial premises, can develop […]
Simple Ways to Save Electricity at Home Are you looking for ways to cut down you electricity bill at home? Would you like some help of an expert to cut on energy expenses at home? Then you need to contact us for help. There are many ways via which you can reduce the overall energy […]
A Guide on How to Save Energy at Work Knowing how to save energy at work can greatly increase the overall profit of almost any business. Many businesses lose significant revenue after deducting their energy expenses. This can be attributed to a number of reasons.
Important Office Power Saving Tips Knowing and adhering to office power saving concepts can make your business more energy efficient. In return, this reduces the energy or utility bill of your business. In addition, saving power at the office will reduce your carbon foot print and decrease pollution by reducing demand on power plants over […]
Hiring the best commercial electricians in Sydney is very important. It gives you confidence that you will have a lasting solution to your electrical problem. In commercial premises, an electrical problem can have serious effects on the businesses and the buildings occupants. This is because almost all businesses in commercial properties depend on electricity to […]
Some electrical problems just cant wait… Do you need emergency electrician in Sydney? Then look no further because we are here to offer you professional electrical services any time you need them. We understand the importance of having your electrical systems running smoothly. We also know the fears and dangers that a malfunctioned electrical system […]
Are you looking for an electrician to help wire up a new house? Are you wondering about where you can get the best help with wiring or cabling project for your new house? Then look no further and simply Call DCN and we will help you lay all the cables and wires your new home […]
Electrical audit reports are very important part of business compliance. It provides an assessment for your energy consumption rate and safety compliance. Maybe you want to know how you have been using electricity in your home over the past months. Perhaps, you may want to know whether your home or office is energy efficient. This […]
DCN are qualified to carry out audits both big and small. We offer professional energy assessment services to all clients in Sydney. A professional electrical audit is the initial step in determining your energy efficiency. A professional energy auditor performs a detailed examination of different sections of your home or office. They also examine utility […]
Does YOUR electrician make the grade ? Every profession has its own set of requirements and qualification as prescribed by the relevant governing bodies. These set of conditions are meant to maintain high work standards and to make the industry transparent by weeding out rogue practitioners who are keen only on taking the clients’ money […]
Many people buy home theater systems as part of their home improvement and to provide them with a decent means of entertainment. The real trouble comes after you have bought the system and it’s now time to install. If you might think that to set up home theater system is simply getting the wires and […]
No one knows when an electrical fire can break out and knowing what to do or what not to do can mark the difference between life and death during such incidents. Whether you are inside or outside the building during electrical fires, the actions you take can help to save not only your life but […]
Common Causes of Power Cuts (What is triggering your safety switch) Safety switches are usually the reason behind what causes power cuts in most homes. This is a good thing as they have proven to be effective in preventing shock during the power outages. They are able to detect if there is any variation […]
Properly Install A Heated Towel Rack Bathrooms are essential rooms in every household and they need to be neat and comfortable in all aspects. This is the place where you come to when you need to clean up and adding a little style and luxury can go along way into making you enjoy each and every minute […]
Effective Outdoor Lighting will enhance your garden, add to the value of your home and extend the time available to enjoy outdoor activities.
DCN Electrical has considerable experience in outdoor lighting for gardens. Call us on 0404 863 975
Is your home getting cold ? Electric heaters are very important in providing comfort in homes especially during Sydney’s cold winter months. Most families have these appliance and we even teach our kids to handle them without forgetting the dangers that they might cause. Even though there are adequate safety measures that have been taken […]
Safety switches are some of the most important electrical essentials that you are likely to find in any home or office. Because a little snap in the electrical system can have very devastating effects, it is important to ensure that all the switches at home are working properly and you should have a mode of […]
The power supply forms a very crucial component of any electrical installation. A failure in your power supply unit can make the entire system fail in its operations and it’s therefore necessary that each component is fitted with the right option. Various electrical appliances have different power requirements. When you decide to upgrade power supply, […]
How to Replace Old Power Outlet(s) Professionally Want to give your home, business or industrial premise a new modern look? Do you want to replace old power outlet(s) in your Sydney property? Then contact us right away for professional assistance. DCN are experienced electricians whose aim is to offer you professional and custom electrical solutions. […]
Do you want to install speakers in a roof that are flush mounted? Are you looking for help of an expert to install your speakers in a Sydney home? Then talk to us for professional assistance. We are highly competent specialists whose aim is to offer you professional installation services for your speakers and home […]
Want to find electrical fault in your residential, commercial or industrial property in Sydney? Do you have intermittent trouble with wiring or perhaps, not sure where an electrical problem is? Then relax because you just found an expert to help you. Finding electrical faults is not easy if you are not an electrician. Even experienced […]
Do you want to install an electric water pump in Sydney? Do you have a pool, pond or drainage system that you want to improve by installing or replacing an electric pump? Then we’re the guys to call. A well selected and installed water pump will not only add ambiance of your pool or pond, […]
Outdoor area or patio lighting solutions are ideal for residential, commercial and industrial properties. However, installing them is not easy and it requires professionalism and attention to detail if it’s going to survive the elements. If you want to install waterproof lighting in your property, it is advisable that you seek professional help from a […]
Do you want to install or change switches in your home? Do you have electric switches that need repair? Perhaps, you just want to modernize, upgrade or install new switches in your home. Regardless of the situation of your switches or what you want to do about them, it is important that you hire services […]
As a homeowner, business operator or entrepreneur, you stand to enjoy several benefits when you upgrade lighting fixtures. Outdated lighting fixtures cause unnecessary energy wastage which can be easily avoided by replacing them with new and more efficient fixtures.
Do you need professional electrical, voice & data cabling services in Sydney? Then look no further because you have just found the right partner. We have a team of highly competent electricians with many years experience doing this type of work. Our electricians are friendly, listen to your needs and attentive to details. Once you […]
Want to give your home, business or industrial premise a new modern look? Do you want to replace old power outlet(s) in your Sydney property? Then contact us right away for professional assistance. DCN are experienced electricians whose aim is to offer you professional and custom electrical solutions. Once you remodel your home, (or even […]
If your electric stove or cook top is no longer heating up, it may be time to consider installing a new one. Sometimes it may be a problem with the electrical components that’s causing the stove top to stop working. Some burners may fail to heat up because of a failed element. An electrician can […]
An electrical panel is the main system that distributes power into your home. Electrical panels have circuits which are protected by devices known as circuit breakers. The main purpose of circuit breakers is to ensure that your home receives adequate power and when the circuit draws too much power, the breaker trips.
Is your office needing some TLC ? Proper lighting and electrical fittings are very important in any office. It ensures that your day to day operations are never interfered with because of unreliable electrical fittings and cables.
Ceiling fans are very important investments in the home. They help to enhance cooling and heating efficiency and create a comfortable environment for everyone in the house. You may need to hire an electrician to fix a ceiling fan because of the complicated features that come with these systems. The cost of fixing the fan […]
There are many electricians for hire in Sydney but not all of them can offer quality services at competitive prices. Hiring a competent electrician to fix lights is very important. The job has to be done perfect or else your family could be at stake. Electrical faults can cause significant damage to a building and […]
The work of an electrician is installing, assembling, servicing, operating, maintaining, testing and commissioning electrical systems and equipment. Large electrical projects are mainly found in office buildings, multi-storey residential buildings, and industrial settings. Large jobs may also include situations where its operating heavy machinery or working in elevated areas is required. All these can be […]
Renovation is basically remodeling a home to give it a new shape, add to its current size or height, and change its current look and feel. When doing any of this you will probably need an electrician for installing power and other electrical fittings during the build.
Finding the best commercial electrical company is definitely one of the most challenging parts of putting up a building. Basically, electrical companies offer a wide range of services not available from smaller operations, ranging from very simple to the most complex of projects. Here are some of the services offered by commercial electrical companies…
Electricity is indeed beneficial to our day-today activities, whether at home or work place. However, for others electricity is a nightmare, and that’s why there are regulations on the use of electricity.
Most homes reach a time where they require running new cables or even just rewiring old ones. You can tell your home might need a rewire when you experience any of the following issues: Overheating sockets Damaged lights Sparking inside of switches and sockets. Popping sounds when you remove a power plug.
Nobody likes accidents, that is why they are called accidents because they happen when least expected. However, there are those accidents that can be avoided in a great way by ensuring that you are using the correct electrical fittings and qualified electricians.
An office should have the most efficient and reliable fittings and cables possible to ensure your IT needs and lighting never interfere with your day to day operations.
WARNING! Please be careful cleaning around electricity I was called to a job in the Sydney suburb of Glebe where a cleaner had been cleaning the under the sink and also cleaning electrical fittings mounted there. The reason for calling me was that the cleaner had received a minor electric shock while under the sink […]
Everyone loves to have a home with all the latest gadgets, some are practical while others are just great to have around when needed whenever the occasion calls for them. One appliance that is indispensable especially if you have a large family is the dishwasher. If you have never had one before and decide to […]
Although there are some advantages to living in cold climates one of them definitely is not bath time. Even though the water may be warm, the time between getting undressed and then getting into the shower or bath can be very cold. When finished bathing then walking into a very cold bathroom makes it feel […]
One of the most important aspects when it comes to lights and lighting systems is its energy efficiency. Generally, electric lighting accounts for 15% to 25% of the average electric usage of a house. More technology and innovations have risen to the resolution of this economic issue. Yes, you heard it right. Lighting cost is […]
If you are looking for an electrical contractor in Sydney you may be surprised at what you are looking for or maybe that should be rephrased as to what an electrician is capable of doing today. With all the politically correct name changes for job titles it seems that the electrician whose job description has […]
A telephone has become a very important part of most people’s lives in the modern era and when it breaks it can be quite frustrating. Most people assume that the people to contact are the telephone company that supplies the service but as we all know that getting someone out from these huge companies in […]
Data Network Cabling Many people think the term networking cabling systems encompass everything to do with cables and networking which is not entirely incorrect however they are totally different when it comes to the functions they provide although there is some overlapping in certain circumstances. Let’s look at each term separately.
Installing cables underground is a tricky job. Not only are you working with electricity chances are you’ll be digging in dirt and dealing with water which as we know, doesn’t mix well with electricity. Below is a case study of a Sydney client who recently got DCN out to help them get power from […]
Ok we go to a client’s home in Leichardt who’s halogen Downlights are failing! They have done their research and ask if we can change the transformers for them. I show them the new Atom LED light bulbs that will actually go straight into their existing Downlight fittings and save them not only money […]
So 6am one Wednesday morning I get a phone call from a home owner in Mosman. The customer tells me; “The power has all gone off and every time we reset the safety switch it won’t stay on”. “We have constant gas water heating and with no power the gas water heater doesn’t work either! […]
Message from DCN Electrical It’s very unfortunate that electrical installation is one of the biggest problems facing people of Sydney and yet the place harbors some of the most trusted electrical companies like DCN Electrical. In addition, it’s discouraging to learn that most people cannot help but put up with this problem because of poor […]
IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO ALL HOME OWNERS IN SYDNEY FROM DCN ELECTRICAL Make your home safe with professional switchboard repairs and upgrades by DCN Electrical DCN Electrical is your best solution provider when it comes to electrical matters especially those involving switch boards .With a team of professional electrical engineers and electricians, you will receive the best […]
A message you cannot afford to ignore! Energy! Energy! Do you know why environmentalists some of whom have won Nobel piece prizes can sacrifice their life just to save the environment? Ask any environmental activist across the world including the one you know from Sydney. They know that you are talking about the most important […]
What are halogen bulbs? These are bulbs that can be fitted with the ceiling to provide a worm and direct source of light. However, the technology used to make LEDs is complex rendering them very expensive to maintain. Fortunately, the technology that is used to make the Light Emitting Diode (LED) has been modified to […]
DCN Electrical has an important message for you concerning your halogen bulbs Are you from Sydney and your halogen light keeps on blowing up the bulbs whenever you replace them? If yes, then be assured that you are in safe hands since our team of professional electricians is here to give you quick guidelines by […]
It’s Friday so I’ve decided to share some thoughts not really 100% about electricity. It seems a lot of people search for the word ‘Electrician Sydney’. I asked Google’s Keyword tool and discovered that every month 1,600 people in Australia go to Google and type exactly this keyword in. Ironically it also says 1,900 other […]
Your home and every other home in Sydney has a safety switch that quickly cuts the power in case of an electrical fault. This smart life saving device is compulsory for every house but sometimes, they cause unexplained power cuts. Below I will take you through what is happening, why it trips, and how to […]
Installing a Power Socket: Installing a power socket is a relatively simple task. Many home owners around Sydney with a person who fancies themselves as a home handyman might consider doing it themselves. A ward of cautiop n for you, it may be better to get a professional sparky in as doing this work yourself […]
Do You Need an Electrician to install a light switch? Yes, Installing a light switch is a simple task, but it’s one you need to call an electrician for. Annoying but true… It is always wiser to get a professional sparky in for what seems like a straight forward job as doing this work yourself […]
Dimmer switches are a popular way to create a warm and inviting atmosphere in your home. Many people don’t know they have the added benefit of extending the life of you light bulbs and saving on power usage as well. To install a dimmer switch you will need to get in touch licensed electrician, preferably a DCN […]
Why are my lights turning on and off? Good Question! If your home’s or office lights are dimming and/or turning on and off at random, there is a good chance there is an electrical fault somewhere in your power and lighting system. If you have a strata manager, they might take care of it for […]
Hiring an electrician or cabling installer around Sydney is easy, finding a good one with the proper licenses and who takes pride in their work is a bit harder. Today I came across a rather messy and dangerous C-Bus installation that prompted me to write about why you should take the time to find an […]
The thing about the modern world is that everything needs power these days. From the lights in your ceiling to the water pump under your pool someone has to make sure they get the electricity they need. In this post we are going to have a little fun and show you some of the interesting […]
In this post you can see the process we use to create the fuse box and safety switches that control the power supply to your home. Fuse Box Blank Canvas: We start with a blank power board made of a special non-conductive material to isolate the individual cables and begin distributing power to the various […]