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How To Tell If You Need Electrical Repairs

Electric repairsIf you’re not a professional electrician, then it can be hard to tell when electrical repairs are required. A system that looks fine on the surface may be hiding serious problems that only a trained electrician would be able to uncover. However, even if you wouldn’t be able to fix the problems yourself, there are a number of warning signs that can point to deeper problems. If you encounter any of these issues in your home or business, then the time may have come to call on an electrical repair service. Read more

Chilling News for Fridge Freezers

Freezers worst offenders for energy consumption

Over-consuming freezers image by Interior Design (via Shutterstock).

“…and Bully’s Special Prize…” the set of electrical appliances including an over-consuming fridge freezer. Image by Interior Design (via Shutterstock).

Ladies and Gentlemen, I think we need to break this story gently. If you have a fridge freezer, your chances of cutting your energy bills are slim, unless you switch the thing off. At the start of this month, a study by BRE (Building Research Establishment) discovered that fridge freezers consume more electricity than any other electrical appliance in the home. Read more

For Sale: Two Wind Powered Orkney islands

Yours for just £300,000: two islands with a six bedroom bungalow and its own wind powered electricity generator

Stromness harbour view

A view of Stromness on your doorstep, if you move to the Holms of Stromness with its wind powered generator. Image by Colombo Nicola (via Shutterstock).

On the property ladder, what would £300,000 get you in London? A flat? Unrivalled access to the tube and bus network? If you moved to the Orkney Islands, three hundred grand could get you two islands and a six bedroom bungalow. With its own wind powered generator. We kid you not!

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