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 […]
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.
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.
Your bathroom is the home’s area for maximum hygiene that must be maintained and kept clean and smelling good. You can diminish any unnecessary foul odors from your bathroom by using an ‘exhaust fan’ or ‘extractor fan’ (depending on your age). This is a kind of mechanical ventilation device is mounted in reverse that instead […]
We are now in a modern generation where a lot of appliances are now mounted on the wall. But how can we manage these devices and who are the one’s to call and install them? Let us talk about mounting a flat screen TV. It is simply attached to your wall but depending on […]
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 […]
Most people that have a garden have some form of outdoor lighting for various reasons. Also referred to as landscape lighting it could be used to extend the amount of time the garden can be enjoyed as well as provide extra security and safety for you property by revealing what the night time hides. Apart […]
Living in the modern day and age is wonderful as we have so many choices when it comes to re-modelling our kitchens and the range of appliances available to us and electric ovens are no exception. No matter how small or how big your needs are there is some kind of electrical oven that will […]
For those of us that have the luxury of a garden, spending time in there is one of the most relaxing pastimes that we can enjoy. Having friends or family round for a barbecue is one of the most popular social occasions as it gives the entire family time to chat and let the kids […]
Extractor fans are very practical in certain areas of the home and will help do absolutely nothing useful if not installed properly. A poorly installed extractor fan will work just as effectively as a 1.5 volt handheld fan when trying to keep cool in the desert. It all comes down to specifications. Depending on room […]
It is important to properly and safely install different types of appliances and utility in one’s household. Like any other fan, installing a ceiling fan provides nice ventilation and improves cooling in summer as well as circulation in winter. Though installing the ceiling fan by yourself is doable, it is highly recommended that you get […]
In this modern era, automation has been a highly celebrated and welcome concept. With the rise of automatic sensors what’s possible in your home has become limitless. The most common sensors used in our homes are light sensors and temperature sensors. Light sensors are used to efficiently automate the turning on and off of certain […]
What is the Difference Between a Safety Switch and a Circuit Breaker? In the world of electricity and electronics, one should be precise and exact in the use of terms as well as specify equipments that truly match a definition. Well, it may be surprising, but there are misconceptions that are posed in some electrical […]
Have you experienced lights suddenly dims and then brightens again after some time? If you did, then you need to solve the problem by knowing the root cause of such dimming. If your lights dim sometimes, then you have a problem in your electrical system that needs to be resolved. Contacting an electrician or electrical […]
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! […]
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 […]
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 […]
Why do you need an electrical circuit breaker? Electricity is a good servant. However, at times it can cause untold sufferings such as death. Circuit breakers are designed to protect you from from electrical shock, electrical arcs and fire. A circuit breaker will detect any unintended electrical arc that might coarse fire. If such an […]
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 […]
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 […]