Fitted new 8 bulb fitting using SES (E14) bulbs, wanted as bright as I could get, Homebargains had two candle bulbs at 470 lumen both same make, 6W at £2.29 and 5W at £1.29 why? Seems wrong way around.
Looking for anyone interested in taking on some boiler control installations combi/ S/Y plan heating circuits
Between £200-£300 a day all in around north/east/west London
And have small experience in central heating controls/ Boilers and testing
Feel free to call or...
so hear it goes ,customer ring up ,we are looking for a new spark can you pop in and have a chat .
so they sit me down ,the spark left us and we require a new spark. but we have another spark.
but he can only do a couple of days per week ,but he is not reliable .
a contract is it ,so the...
Looking to buy 2 more cable tracers, i currently have the fluke intellitone 200 and the CZ 1000 .
Need 2 more so i wanted to see what you using on the job with a better price than these two above.
Beside the tracing, one other important option is to have a live protection and a continuity tone...
Im looking to make the step from subcontracting for electrical firms to setting up my own company and pricing directly for the main contractor/client...
I have carried out smaller jobs/House rewires and found pricing fairly straight forward and easy... 9 times out of 10 making the job...
I’m looking to purchase a MFT, that can do all the required tests. Hopefully I can save a small fortune and strike a good deal prior to shelling out a wedge. To that end...
Is there anyone on here with such an instrument for sale?
I have recently started work and finished first fix on a loft conversion for a builder. During first fix, the builder who has hired me for the job, specified various additions and removals from the original quote which I had to include at the time of first fix, which resulted in the job...
Customer needs one of these changed for an elderly relative.
Found new versions by Mk themselves for the old one but at £30+ hoping to find a more affordable alternative.
Anybody know of other makes that fit the dimensions? or better still sensible priced MK ones?
hello everyone, i am from London i have a job of 4 big three story houses (6 bedroom with 4 bathrooms ) in High Wycombe for cømplete electric installations , could you guys please give me roughly idea how much should be the just labour price because material will be supplied by the builder .. thanks
Myself and a pal are keen on price work for new build flats.
Has anyone got a good lead in and around the sussex/Surrey areas.
We don't mind a bit of travel and are both gold card holders and very experienced in new Builds.
Any help or leads would be appreciated.
Evening Gents and Gentle Persons,
As the title asks, Which wholesaler is your preferred option and why? Is it really just a price decision? I'm Essex based, using CEF and Screwfix. The CEF staff, at least at the Romford branch, are second to none! Unfortunately the corp' website is...
Just looking for some opinions on how best to price some remedials on an EICR that has been done recently. I didn’t carry out the report but do have access to it. It’s a big warehouse with numerous final dbs so there’s quite a lot of paperwork which will take some going through.
There are quite...
found in aldi yesterday while grabbing a few beers. the x-point are philips, not pozi, but they fit either. seem well made in Germany. £4.99 the set. ( chuck the neon tester in with the rest of the tea makings. well worth it for a trainee on limited budget.
We are looking for electricians to join our teams at Red Lodge and Buntingford. Must be experienced in new build work - 1st fixing and 2nd fixing, reading from drawings etc. CSCS Card required. Fast moving sites - plenty of work. Electricians on these sites are currently earning between £800...
Just to let you know we have drastically reduced our prices on a variety of our Robus LED Golf bulkhead fittings.
These LED Bulkheads are IP65 rated and come with a 5 year warranty
Suitable for use in retail shops, public buildings, communal areas, sports centres, stairwells...
Just had an email through regarding prices and structure of the new courses available, if of any interest the link is here https://bgt-electrical-training.us12.list-manage.com/track/click?u=aeea1c7459f625bdb09934f20&id=946a0bcfcb&e=26b817417e
£225+vat for one day update
£420+vat for three day...
Very interested in peoples opinions on this thread title. Basically ive been sub contracting to a company who have recently won a contract to carry out EICR and any remedial works on a number of propertys local to me. Im being fed the usual lines of how much money i could make but i’ll be honest...
At screwfix. Good price if anyone is in need of one. Only until midnight.
Brother PTE-300VP Hand-Held Label Printing Machine - https://www.screwfix.com/p/brother-pte-300vp-hand-held-label-printing-machine/3279g
Just wanted anyone's views on why electricians prices are so different, had a few quotes for wiring in a kitchen, quotes came in at:
£950 (reduced to £850 when I questioned it)
Went with the £460, did a great job, safety certificate the lot. I know none of you will have...
I’m looking for some new build housing price work in the North Hampshire area, Basingstoke, fleet and surrounding areas.
I have 15 years new build experience and all tools and qualifications.
Please pm me if you have anything.
Good news for us Brits. Apparently the brexit-related price-hikes related to the pound are coming to an end.
Next and Morrisons predict end to Brexit-related price rises - https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/sep/14/next-morrisons-brexit-price-rises-weak-pound
I got a bit sick of people...
Hello to all
Just wondering if anyone can reccomend a brand/ supplier of IP cctv gear? Obvious choice is hikvision but I see some online retailers offer similar looking kit perhaps re branded.
Have been trying to price compare online but nearly all want to create a new account which seems...
I have a customer who has questioned/insulted my price on completion of work plus extras.
Basically I was asked to wire an electric shower, it's for a rental upstairs flat, I suggested they add a smoke and heat detector in, the board was old bs3036 and I suggested instead of spending on an RCD...
I thought I would share some good news :)
It's time for me to get my MFT calibrated so I started ringing around to get the best price as the wholesalers seem to change their prices every year.
Guess who came out on top by a long way......
£35 + VAT.
I questioned the price saying it...
Please can you help.
Yes I have tried a search but all I have found is that their web site should give a price.
Anyhow.. enough waffling.
A friend is going to convert their garage into a bedroom. The DNO supply and meter are in the garage.
The hubby want to move it to the outside of...
i'm intrigued, what's your chosen way to quote for a job?
Im looking at setting up on my own in the distant future and this is one of the things that im not really sure about.
Do you have a add on a certain % for parts and then an hourly rate?
Set price for specific jobs (sockets - £30 each...
Hi hope someone can help?
My dad needs electrical re-wiring done to his entire house. The house is in bad repair, and no electrical work has been done on his house for over 35 years.
He bought battery smoke alarms recently, but is being told by local electrician that it's mandatory to hard...
hello all, I've researched these tools and had one purchased for me after completing some work for a friend,
I was interested in using it on the slabs instead of traditional sds drill and plu method. I used it this week and it's brilliant.
Has anyone else used these and are they going to...
I've been given some flats to price for labour only and have quite a lot of experience in working on flats on price but never actually had to price them my self.
Have you guys got any tips on pricing it? Don't want to come under and screw my self up. Do you work out your time etc then add...
Having invested a lot of money on setting up I feel slightly disappointed in recent purchases.
(I do not abuse my tools and keep them clean and well looked after)
Bosch 36V SDS (the new shape) battery died after 6 months (bosch did replace) but considering the price of this drill i was very...
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Approximately 70Metres of 3L 1.5mm red, plastic coated, MICC, Pyro cable.
I had to purchase a full 100Metre drum for an emergency job. Only used about 20Metres.
I checked the price on this today and I was quoted £460.00 including VAT for 100Metres.
I would rather not...