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Do I need a new fuseboard?

Do I need a new fuseboard? My fuseboard works so do I really need to replace it? A fuseboard, also known as a consumer unit or distribution board, is the point where the electricity comes into your home. Its job is to control and distribute that electricity to where you need it. Your fuseboard should…
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Our Expert Witness

What do you do when you have a tradesman doing work at your property and you are not happy with the standards??? That was the dilemma faced by one of our customers recently. She went through full court proceedings, and with our help, WON! Here's the story: In November 2016 Jon Ballard went to see…
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Top 10 Benefits of LED Lighting

Top 10 Benefits of LED Lighting 1. Long Life - LED Lighting Features Long Operational Life Time Expectations ‘Long life time’ stands out as the number one benefit of LED lights. LED lights have an outstanding operational life time expectation of sometimes up to 100,000 hours. This is 11 years of continuous operation, or 22…
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Electrical Inspections

Welcome to Ballard Electricians first ever blog! (We’re new to this so please bear with us.) What we hope to achieve with these posts, is to bring you informative and helpful electrical advice for your home or business. Ballard Electricians based in Stourbridge offers first class local electrical services throughout the West Midlands. Our fully…
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