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Read this before buying an Electric Shower

By |August 11th, 2018|

Watt Electric Shower kW Do I Need? Knowing which kW electric shower you need is a difficult thing to understand if you’re not an electrician but in this electric shower wattage guide we’ll give you [...]

House Buyers beware

By |July 23rd, 2018|

Buyer Beware There were nearly 2.5 million residential sales in the UK in 2014-15. However, research carried out by Electrical Safety First found that only 37% of buyers had the electrics checked bef [...]

Why LED lighting is important

By |July 18th, 2018|

The key feature that makes this material so useful with LED lights is that when the material interacts with light, it produces unique properties unlike any other material previously used in LED light [...]

Victim Care Support Electrician

By |June 16th, 2018|

We support VICTIMS OF CRIME and are a member of Victim Care Services Network run by Police and Crime Commissioner for Devon and Cornwall. We became a member through our membership of Trading Standards [...]

House Rewire Costs

By |May 10th, 2018|

Rewiring a house is a major job and will require the services of a skilled electrician. Over the last decade or so, rules and regulations have altered, so the older your property is the more chance of [...]

Which Lights Bulbs Should You Use

By |September 14th, 2017|

In the seventies and eighties, for most people, the only choices for home or commercial lighting were incandescent bulbs or fluorescent strip lighting, (now we have LED). These came in different watta [...]

Condensation and Mould Problems

By |September 11th, 2017|

Condensation Finding condensation in your home is a common issue for many homeowners across the UK and yet it is relatively simple to solve the problem and prevent it from coming back. When moisture i [...]

Car Chargepoint Installation

By |September 5th, 2017|

Goodwin Electrical are OLEV authorised to install Car Chargepoints under the Government Grant scheme. You can get up to £500 towards the installation to a maximum of 75% of the cost. Today we installe [...]

Why Electric Heating

By |September 1st, 2017|

Electric is the fuel of the future for heating requirements. Dwindling supplies of north sea gas, the uncertainty of importing gas supplies, the volatility of oil prices and the commitment to reduce t [...]