Are you looking for an affordable electrician without the call out fee? We're local, licensed and insured and can help with whatever electrical work you need! Contact us for a Free Design Consultation today - you'll get MUCH MORE than a free quote!
Are you looking for an affordable electrician without the call out fee? We're local, licensed and insured and can help with whatever electrical work you need! We can do a power point, LED floodlights for a warehouse or a full office/cafe fit out! Big or small, EV Electrical Services can help!
Equipped with full, bushy sets of brows, you know you can trust us at EV Electrical Services!
Well, there's your problem! 🔧
One of our industrial clients reported a fault with one of their machines. This was messy work! After a bit of investigation, turns out a rag had been caught in the mechanism, causing A LOT of issues!
Well, these are...um.....interesting? 😖
Avoid the trouble and go with a qualified Electrical Contractor from the get-go. There's no point risking safety and damage to try and save some money.
🔌 Services Highlight || LED LIGHTING 🔌
EV Electrical Services specialises in industrial LED lighting, with access to a wide range of designs, we can make your space safer and increase productivity all with the correct lighting! Sometimes choosing the style that will best suit your premises can be a little daunting which is why we have it covered, right through from the supply to the installation stage.
*Why Should I Choose LED Lighting?*
💡Highly energy efficient to help keep your energy bills down
💡Long lasting – capable of lasting more than 50,000 hours
💡Eco friendly: Zero emission of UV rays or infrared radiation and they use only a small fraction of the energy of halogen or incandescent lights
💡Expend a third less energy than CFL lights
💡LEDs function at a much cooler temperature than other lights, making them a safer option
Site Supervisor approved a lunch break at the beach after some work for a regional client in Cervantes.🏖
She's a tough boss!
🔌 BLACK OUT KIT 💡
There are many causes for a surprise power outage, including fallen power lines, damaged power poles 🔥, high winds 🌬 and lightening⚡️. In any case, prepare yourself with an easy to access Black Out Kit.
You will need
🔋 Spare batteries
🎲 Board game (you need something fun to do!)
Make sure you have everything in your kit in one spot, altogether. It's also important to put it somewhere that will be easy to locate when it's dark.
Just think how much easier it would be to have everything you need in one place, rather than fumbling around trying to find all your bits and pieces!
⚡️POWER FACE OFF ⚡️
Both machines performer similar activities, but one of these can cost significantly more to run! Is it the dishwasher or the washing machine?
🔌 Services Highlight || Emergency Electrician Perth🔌
EV Electrical Service’s Emergency Electrician Perth team is widely recognised as being fast, effective and reliable.
Our Emergency Electrician crew is expertly trained to handle an extensive array of issues and as a result of our in-depth knowledge, ongoing training and high tech tools, we are able to provide a quick solution at an affordable price.
EV Electrical Services emergency provision is second to none and by pooling every possible resource into the situation, we can ensure your power is up and running, so life and business can resume without disruption.
Our Perth Based Emergency Electricians Respond To:
⚡️Any loss of power
⚡️Smoke emissions from a metre box
⚡️Melted power cords
⚡️Smoke within the house and you are unable to identify the cause or source
⚡️Smoke alarms sounding repeatedly
⚡️Failure of electric hot water system
⚡️Medical system failures, such as the sounding of emergency alarms or a breathing support apparatus malfunctioning
⚡️Failure of backup generators operating during a drop out in power
You can find our 24/7 Emergency Line on our website or simply call 0430 838 207.
⚡️ HAIR DRYER vs IRON ⚡️
It's time for another power face off!
(PS. React on this post with the ANGRY FACE if you hate ironing?!)
Ok, now which one do you think uses more power? Ironing some shirts take around the same amount of time to dry your lucious locks - so which one is costing you more?
We'll be commenting soon with the answer!
🔥 WINTER WARMERS 🔥
This week's tip is about the little things you can do to help keep your home warm and SAVE MONEY on your power bill!
❄️Hot Water Bottle - go old school and take one to bed or snuggle on the couch with a hot water bottle!
❄️Layer Up - dress warm and pop some socks, slippers or ugg boots on around the house
❄️Find the draught - Make sure your windows and doors are completely closed! Invest in door runners which stop the warm air escaping the room. And utilise doors to section your home and keep the warmth in the area you're using
❄️Rug up - if you've got wooden or tiled floors, get some rugs happening! They're excellent for providing immediate insulation!
❄️Wood Fire - these cost around the same as it does to install a reverse cycle aircon, but once it's in, it's much cheaper to run! You can purchase a tonne of wood for around $200 which should see you through your winter.
❄️Insulate - make sure you've got your home insulated. You can save around $450 a year from having adequate insulation!
❄️Seal it up - go through your house and seal all the cracks and windows. Did you know, if you added all your cracks up, it would be roughly equivalent to a 1m x 1m window being left open?!
There's been another Product Recall of RCD's/Safety Switches and Cables sold in the Bunnings 'SmartSpace' Kit Homes, with realistic risks of electric shock or fires in the homes they've been installed in!
Let your sparky look after finding quality and safe products from reputable wholesalers.
Send your wife to look for something in your car, and this will happen.
Won’t be long till these bad boys are secured high on a clients warehouse roof! 💡
🔌 Services Highlight || Testing & Tagging 🔌
'Test and Tag' is the process of checking the safety of portable electrical appliance to guarantee the safety of the people in the workplace who may come into contact with the appliance, as well as minimising the risk of an electrical hazard.
WHO NEEDS IT?
Industries such as construction, demolition and mining are required to have their appliances tested and tagged every three months and thanks to our top of the range testing and tagging Perth team, we can offer the service as a one off or as part of an ongoing maintenance contract. Due to the harsh nature of the industry, which means equipment may be damaged at a faster rate than usual, such regular scheduled testing is essential. The test and tag colours will change for different periods throughout the year, which effectively makes certain times of the year coincide with a specific test tag colour.
🔧3 months: building, construction and demolition
🔧6 months: factories, warehouses and production
🔧12 months: an environment where the equipment/supply cord is prone to flexing or open to abuse
🔧5 yearly: an environment where the equipment/supply cord is not prone to flexing or open to abuse
If you're still unsure if you need to have your appliances checked, give EV Electrical Services a call and we can advise you FOR FREE!
⚡️ KETTLE vs TUMBLE DRYER ⚡️
Comment below with the appliance you think uses the most power! Will it be making a cup of tea or drying some clothes?
EV Electrical Services will comment soon with the answer!
🔌 LED Vs HALOGEN 🔌
LED’s or Light Emitting Diodes are fast becoming the favored globe for all light fittings due to their higher level of efficiency compared to Halogens. These days, you’ll find Halogen globes are being phased out, easily replaced with LEDs.
💡LEDs run cool, meaning they’re safe to touch and use less energy
💡 They reach their ultimate brightness the moment they’re turned on
💡LEDs are excellent choices for retail stores and galleries, as well as the home because they don’t emit UV, therefore they won’t damage fabrics or artwork.
💡Compact and durable, LEDs are suitable for most indoor and outdoor installations
💡They can last up to 50,000 hours— which is about 13 times longer than halogen bulbs.
💡Power consumption is the lowest compared to all other lighting technologies—80 percent less than incandescent bulbs and 75 percent less than halogen bulbs.
💡The shatterproof bulbs are shock resistant and have no brittle filaments.
💡LEDs require higher initial investment but produce greater energy returns over time.
💡LEDs contain no mercury, harmful gasses, or toxins.
💡They are available in many different whites and colors.
💡Because of their low power consumption, LEDs are great alternative lighting solutions for solar-powered systems.
If saving power, replacing your globes less often and a bigger choice of lighting options interests you, contact EV Electrical Services today for an on-site consultation about how downlights can be installed in your home or business.
Ever wondered why we call our electrical business 'EV Electrical Services'?
Well, firstly we will tell you how we started.
A few years ago, with little to no electrician jobs around Perth, Steve had no choice but to restart his FIFO work. It was always difficult, but we were now a family of three, with our daughter only one year old.
4 week long stints were the only thing on offer, so we took it.
It felt worse than it ever had at the airport, and after tears from me (Jessie), he walked over to the line to board the plane. I stood a few meters away with Jaxxi. I suddenly had an overwhelming feeling this wasn't the right choice and I texted him to say 'my gut says don't go.' He jumped out the line the moment he read it. He called and cancelled his work. And then we went home and decided to start our own business.
After getting a small loan to pay for the Electrical Contractors course, Steve got his certificate & insurances and EV Electrical Services had officially began.
So why the EV? We named it after our daughter, because her middle name is EVELYN.
And she is the reason we decided not to separate our family for a month at a time and instead bust our butts to make this work.
This photo is from almost 3 years ago, when we got our certification!
Say HELLO to our brand new website! It's been completely overhauled, bringing you more info on what we do and how we can help you with your electrical requirements!
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LED Floodlights💡The best way to light up your workshop.
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EV Electrical Services is a Perth Electrician who is on time, cleans up and doesn't overcharge.
Our clients are like family to us and we pride ourselves on personalized customer service. We complete work to a high, safe standard and in a timely manner because we know time is money!
We just do honest, hard work and we look forward to helping you with your electrical requirements.
email: [email protected]
🚨EMERGENCY CALL OUT🚨
A trucks tipper managed to catch the consumer mains line and ripped it off, rendering the whole business powerless. 🚨 So we turn up and have everything safely reconnected, tested and all in working order as efficiently as possible. 🔧
HAPPY BIRTHDAY to our Director, Steve! 🎂
- Love Mrs EV Electrical
Has the wild weather last night caused some power issues for you at your property or workplace?
EV Electrical Services are available today to provide a cost effective and efficient solution! We'll have the work completed in a reasonable amount of time, because we know time is money! And you can rest assured, your property will be made safe!
Site supervisor made another visit today to make sure everyone was on track. ✅
She gave us the thumbs up 👍🏻 and was happy with the work so far.
When we make a tradie mate pose for a photo.
Can’t go past downlights for a simple lighting solution. In or out, they work in almost any space! 💡
We will remember them.
Lest we forget.
Up-down lights. 💡A simple yet effective solution to finish off an entrance or front of your house. 🔧 These fittings can be easily swapped out and replaced as your taste changes.
Some of the LED Floodlights installed by EV Electrical Services today. Includes excavation of 30m trench (full of surprise chunks of limestone) for underground conduit installation.
⚡️ INDUSTRIAL | LED Hibays for a sandblasting company in #NavalBase. 14 lights total, and a lot of digging! Work in progress.
Swipe 👉🏻 for ‘BEFORE’ melted pic. Repaired capacitor ⚡️ @ Success, Western Australia
41m of pipe made this bore replacement fun. 💪🏻
🔌 #IndustrialElectrician 🔌 Graincorp (a bulk liquid handling terminal at the North Fremantle port) gets regular electrical maintenance from EV Electrical Services.
Cement pendant lights! Heavy to install but they look pretty good. 💪🏻
Some interesting electrical work we came across on our holiday in New Caledonia 🇳🇨 ⚡️ @ Lifou Island
🔥A failed bore starting capacitor has melted, leaving this property without working reticulation. ⚡️
Hello! We’re Steven & Jessie McGarry! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
👋🏻 We’re the owners of EV Electrical Services! Here’s a little about us...⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Steve hates spiders and Jessie loves puns⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Steve’s been a qualified sparky for over 10 years, starting his electrical apprenticeship when he was 16⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
EV Electrical Services began in 2015, and it’s named after our daughter’s middle name, Evelyn⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
We got married only last year after being together for 9 years, 1 home, 2 dogs, 2 kids and a business⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
We really do care about our customers and want to give them the best experience, complete with quality electrical work. So if you need anything or just some advice, give us a call 📞 or we would sincerely appreciate a referral to your mates, parents or grandparents.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
(Steve loves hanging out at any grandparents houses and he usually ends up helping with extra things like hanging photo frames - for free of course!)
Spot the difference!
Nice little Neon installation to finish off the feature wall.
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