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How to Ensure Student Accommodation Electrics Are Safe and Compliant

How to Ensure Student Accommodation Electrics Are Safe and Compliant

After a tumultuous and uncertain year for student accommodation, the first semester of the 2021/22 academic year may well be a step closer to normality, meaning that more students will be moving into student accommodation.  So that means that all student accommodation, whether university-owned, commercial or private will have to be safe and ready. 

How to Convert Any Outbuilding Into a Safe, Efficient Home-Working Office

How to Convert Any Outbuilding Into a Safe, Efficient Home-Working Office

Home-working isn’t new, but it’s something that 2020 and 2021 have encouraged a lot of business owners and management to seriously consider.  Having demonstrated savings in travel, office space, and efficiency, we’ve opened our minds to the possibilities of converting our unused outbuildings, or outside spaces that are crying out for an out-building kit.  But how do you ensure your new outside space provides all of the conveniences, gadgets, connectivity, and safety you’d expect from inside your main building?

Comparing Detectors and Alarms: Fire Alarm Systems For Business Premises 

Comparing Detectors and Alarms: Fire Alarm Systems For Business Premises 

Like intruder alarms and CCTV systems, there is a multitude of fire alarm systems and accessories available to help protect your business premises and all who frequent them. Stator Electrical Solutions supplies and installs an array of smoke, heat and fire detectors, as well as audible and visual alarm units. We also support clients throughout the lifespan of their system, ensuring their optimal efficiency and reliability through testing, servicing and maintenance services.

Business Compliance - More Than Just PAT Testing

Business Compliance - More Than Just PAT Testing

Like all businesses throughout the UK, those across the wider Derby, Nottingham, Mansfield, and Chesterfield area must demonstrate that they comply with an array of electrical regulations. Compliance to regulations not only satisfies the law, but tells all those who use buildings, electrical items, and equipment that a business is responsible, professional, and caring.

So What Legislation Should My Business Comply With?

Electrical Safety On Holiday

Hopefully I’ve got you in time. You see, I’ve just been on holiday and I’ve seen some of the awful electrical work that’s around, and I wanted to let you know about Electrical Safety On Holiday

I’ve had many bad experiences with electrics abroad.

Just last year in Egypt I realised I needed a shave – I was treating the family to a nice dinner, and wanted to spruce myself up a little. Anyway, I plugged the electric shaver in and left the room to head back to the pool.

How To Read an Energy Efficiency Diagram...

I hate it when I see energy diagrams like this and it reads in the red, so I thought I'd explain How To Read an Energy Efficiency Diagram. The truth is though, most people haven’t a clue what this diagram means. They all assume G is bad, but they don’t actually know why it’s bad. Starting simply, this is an Energy Efficiency Diagram. The higher the ratings on this graph, the lower fuel bills are likely to be. Your homes energy rating is measured in SAP points (it’s all to do with the amount of carbon dioxide your home produces).

Three home appliances that use the most electricity...

Do you know the three home appliances that use the most electricity? Most people don’t have much of an idea, so I thought I’d shed some light. Here are the appliances that use LARGE amounts of electricity and are expensive to run… 1. Fridge Freezers 2. Electric Hobs 3. Tumble Dryers And the appliances that come out cheapest? 1. Microwave Ovens 2. 'A Rated' Washing Machines 3. Gas Ovens With energy bills rising all the time, it’s important that you know the home appliances that use the most electricty and the ones that are costing you the most.

THREE things to ask before hiring an electrician…

It’s a hard decision when it comes to hiring an electrician, especially if you’ve never used one before, so I thought I'd help you out by giving you THREE things to ask before hiring an electrician…   How do you know if you’ve picked the right guy?   How do you know that he’s not going to leave a mess?   And how do you know that all your electrics are going to be safe and that you’re not being ripped off?   It’s a tricky situation, so I’ve written this short article to give you a helping hand.   Check Qualifications first.   This is the place to start.