Home Design Guides: Maintenance, Electrical
Learn the secrets to cutting your bills and improving your energy efficiency. Cutting electricity use is a great way to save both money and the environment.
Electricity can be very dangerous when things go wrong. Find out what you should do when you have an emergency that involves electricity.
Not sure about how your switchboard works? Have the lights or appliances gone out only in one part of the house? Find out how to use your safety switches, circuit breakers or fuses.
Ever had an electric shock? Not sure what you should and shouldn't be working on in your home? Find out what you should handle in terms of your home's electrical systems.
It's not normal - or safe - for your plugs to arc or spark. Find out why this happens, and what you need to do when you notice that your plugs are arcing or sparking.
Find out how to safely maintain your home's electrical systems, and what to do if there's an electrical emergency in your house.