New app from ESC makes home electrical safety easy
The Electrical Safety Council (ESC) has launched a free smartphone app to help people ensure their families and homes are safe. The launch comes following a new study by ESC that finds millions of people in the UK expose themselves and their families to potentially fatal accidents in the home through simple electrical blunders because of an alarming lack of knowledge about the real danger of electricity.
Your mission for health at home and work
Anti microbial switches and sockets.
t's not only electrical safety thats important in your home or work place but protection from bacteria and gems as well. Your mission for health at home should be to protect your family from gems and bacteria and your electrical sockets and light switches are a great place to start. They are one of the things in the home that are rarely cleaned but carry a lot of bacteria such as cold and flu viruses and even E coli. There are wiring accessories that offer a level of protection against microbial cross-contamination, this protection is present for the life of the product giving you peace of mind in the home.
These wiring accessories are perfect for many different environments including kitchens (home or restaurants), health care settings, schools and communal areas in offices to help prevent the spread of gems especially during the winter months..
Call us now and find out how Honest Sparks Ltd can help your achive your mission for health and help keep you and your family safe and well this winter.
Energy assessments for you business
We are now offering full energy assessments of your office or work place to help you find out where you could be saving money on your electricity bills.
Contact us now for a quote or to arrange for a engineer to visit you to discuss your options and set up a energy assessment program to show you where you could be saving money and running a more energy fit and carbon neutral business.
LED Lighting is the future!
The use of LED Lighting in your shop, office, workspace or even home could save you up to 30% on your lighting energy bills, and many LED lights now come with extended product guarantees and are maintenance free saving you even more.
Advances in LED technologies make them perfect for so many environments and situations from simple room lighting to amazing feature effects.
Honest Sparks want to help you reduce your energy cost and become a more environmentally friendly business and the use of LED lighting is a great place to start.
Call us now to find out how LED lighting could help you.
How safe are the electrics in your home?
In the UK every year there are 43,000 house fires of which 8,170 are caused by electrical faults and unsafe electrics.
A recent survey revealed that nearly nine out of ten homeowners don't think about getting there electrics fully tested with 88% confessing that getting their boiler is more important. Worse still over a third said they had never the electrics in the home fully tested.
Gas in rented homes is checked annually so why not electrics? People that do DIY on electrics may think they are saving a few pennies but the cost could be very high, with unsafe and potentially deadly underlying electrical problems*
Calls us now to get your a periodic electrical inspection on your home. why be sorry when you could be safe?
Fire detection in your office!
Is you office or work space compliant with the code of practice for fire detection (BS5839)?
Having a fire detection system installed along with appropriate emergency lighting is essential as an employer to meet your health and safety at work requirements.
Without the correct fire alarm system and emergency lighting you could become liable if a accident in the work place happens.
At Honest Sparks we can help your office or work space with fire detection systems, emergency lighting and of course some great energy saving ideas and solutions
Honest sparks Ltd looking after your home and business
*information taken from professional electrician magazine. Artical; home "check ups" promoted by NICEIC