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NICEIC Approved Electrical Contractor Edinburgh

T. 0131 538 3640 &M. 07595 158522 & E. info@boyterelectrical.co.uk

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MAR
06
2018
sensory-lighting.

Interior Security Lighting

Interior Security Lighting A house sitting dark all evening tells a burglar that no one is home. So does a light burning in the living room window all day. Timers are an inexpensive and effective way to solve the problem – and not just when your family is on holiday.
MAR
04
2018
wall-mounted-security-light

Exterior Security Lighting

Security Lighting Plenty of light, inside and out, is an excellent deterrent. A well-lit interior at night tells would be intruders it’s likely someone is home, and exterior lighting exposes them if they approach your house. So, not surprisingly, burglars don’t like
NOV
17
2017
Energy Companies

Lowering Your Electricity Bills

Lower Electricity Running Costs For Your Property In Scotland, there are no more than 20 companies who supply electricity and the gas – which means that shopping around may help you find a better deal. Supply companies play no part in the actual generation and distribution
OCT
26
2017
new office location edinburgh

Hiring An Edinburgh Electrician

Do you own a property in Edinburgh and are looking to hire the services of a local electrician? Here at Boyter Electrical Services Ltd, all engineers are fully qualified NICEIC electricians that can undertake and complete electrical work throughout your property including:
OCT
20
2017
13 Amp Fuse

Fuses And Circuit Breakers

A conductor will heat up if an unusually powerful current flows through it. This can damage electrical equipment and create a serious fire risk if it is allowed to continue at any part of the domestic wiring system. As a safeguard, weak links are included in the wiring to break
OCT
09
2017
Saving On Energy Bills

Simple Ways To Save Energy

Simple Ways To Save Energy Having visited this website, you will be aware of a great many DIY solutions to saving energy and water, but you can also make a difference to your electricity bills simply by changing your habits. Switch Off Our parents and grandparents were brought up
SEP
30
2017
Electrical Safety In The Bathroom

Bathroom Safety

Because water is such a highly efficient conductor of electric current, water and electricity form a very dangerous combination. For this reason, in terms of electricity bathrooms are potentially the most dangerous areas in your home. Where there are so many exposed metal pipes
SEP
26
2017
Positioning Electrical Sockets

Extending Flexible Electrical Cords

When you plan the positions of socket outlets, try to ensure there will be enough, all conveniently situated, so that it’s never necessary to extend the flexible cord of a table lamp or other appliance. But if you do find that a flex will not reach a socket, extend it so
SEP
20
2017
Chart of electricity consumed by appliances

Reducing Electricity Bills

Pressures from all sides urge as to conserve energy – and this applies just as much to electricity as to fossil fuels such as coal, oil and gas. But even without such encouragement, quarterly electricity bills will provide stimulus enough to make us find ways of using less
MAY
19
2017
electric-accidents

ELECTRIC ACCIDENTS

Check the 5 main causes of electrical accidents in GB.   Boyter Electrical Services Ltd provides electrical testing for homes and business throughout Edinburgh & the Lothians. Call our office 0131 538 3640 to have one of our fully qualified electricians arrange a visit
OCT
01
2016
boyter electrical services shop edinburgh

New Main Office: Boyter Electrical Services Ltd

We’ve moved to a new main office. Contact Details: Boyter Electrical Services Ltd, 22 Salamander Street, Edinburgh, EH6 7HZ Website: http://s497085186.websitehome.co.uk Email: info@boyterelectricalservices.co.uk Telephone: 0131 538 3640 Mobile: 07595 158522
OCT
01
2016
Electrical Safety Checks Edinburgh

Preparing Your Home For Winter: Electrical Checks

As nights draw in and the temperature in the capital begins to fall gradually, it’s at this time of year you should start to think about getting your property ready for winter. Although you should be careful with electrics and electrical equipment throughout the year,
MAY
25
2016
safety tips for parents

Safety Tips For Parents

Nowadays, kids are at little risk of electric shocks thanks to advancements in electrical appliances and their electrical wiring. Nonetheless, older appliances can result in burns and fires. Quick tips to keep children risk-free from electrical risks You can find out if your
APR
13
2016
smart-meter

Electricity Smart Meters

  What are Smart Meters? Smart Meters are the latest and most up to date electricity meter that automatically sends your meter readings direct to your electricity supplier. Your meter readings are therefore actual readings and not estimated. These meters additionally are
MAR
25
2016
omar khayyam wall lighting

Omar Khayyam Indian Restaurant Lighting Install

We recently completed a commercial lighting refit at Omar Khayyam Indian Restaurant on Grosvenor Street in Edinburgh. Interior Lighting Refit Omar’s required an update of their interior lighting and asked us to complete the job quickly and with a minimum of disruption.
MAR
23
2016
Scotland Electrical Inspections

Electrical safety laws

New laws brought in from 01/12/2015 state that all private landlords are required to have all electrics within their property checked and tested by a fully qualified and registered electrical contractor within a 5 year period. This covers: Any installations in the property for
FEB
01
2016
philips-hue-wireless-dimming-kit

Hue Wireless Lights

Royal Philips, the manufacturer of the Internet-connected Color lights equipment that can be regulated through an application, has actually presented a cordless button that allows house owners lower their lights with a distant or wall-mounted button. Rather than concentrating on
NOV
02
2015
consumer unit testing

Why Would You Use An Electrician?

Making your initial decision to call an electrician can be confusing. Do you really need one or can you manage to do the work yourself. We always recommend you call a registered electrical contractor for any work you require doing but here is an article to help you decide. We’ve
SEP
17
2015
morningside kitchen light

Benefits Of Using LED Lighting

Often a technology comes onto the market that changes an entire industry. Led lighting has done just that, it has helped to change the way homes and businesses think about lighting their premises. With the cost of your average electricity bill rising every year, it is always wise
AUG
31
2015
chalkys nightclub seating lighting

Chalky’s Nightclub Electrical Refit

We recently had the pleasure of completely refitting Chalky’s Nightclub in the centre of Edinburgh. Everything was completed on time and within budget. If you require commercial lighting installed call us for a quotation.
AUG
11
2015
Replacement of damaged shower isolator

Replacement of Damaged Shower Isolator

We recently had the pleasure of replacing a damaged shower isolator. The homeowner in question had a lucky escape in our opinion. This reiterates the fact that all properties should have a periodic electrical inspection done by a registed electrician without fail.
AUG
05
2015
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Recent Consumer Unit Installation

We can advise on residential and commercial consumer unit installations. All work undertaken is completed by a fully qualified NICEIC electrician.
JUL
23
2015
City Electrics electrical fit out

Counter Install at City Electrical Factors Edinburgh

Another job successfully completed for City Electrical Factors in Edinburgh.
JUL
16
2015
led lighting installed in shower room

Led Lighting Install

We recently completed the installation of a LED lighting system in a newly fitted wet room in Edinburgh. For more information on how we can advise you on installing led lighting call 07595 158522
JUN
18
2015
rewiring a house

Rewiring Your Property

The complete rewiring of your home or business can be a daunting task. Careful planning of the work and timescales involved should be your initial concerns. Rewiring Property Procedures What Is Electrical Rewiring? Do You Need A Rewire? What Are The Costs Involved In Rewiring My
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