Certified By Tesla

Plugged In Electricians is now aproved by Tesla to install their electric vehicle charging points. We have recieved inside training and insights to do so. We have been installing Tesla chargers in the South Lakes, Windermere, Ableside, Barrow-in-furness, Lancaster...

What is an Arc Fualt Current Device?

In a safer electrical world, more and more protection devices are being added to homes across the UK. AFDD’s (Arc-fault detection devices) are one of these. It is located in the consumer unit and protects against arcs around the home. Arcs are when electricity...

How to test an RCD

How to test an RCD How to test. 1. Head over to your consumer unit and find any push buttons marked with a “T”.  2. Push these buttons once and the switch will trip the power off.  3. Great news, your RCD works.  Turn on the power again by flicking on the...

RCD vs. RCBO

In a safer electrical world, more and more devices are being added to homes across the UK. RCDs (Residual Current Device) monitor if electricity has gone down an unexpected path. This includes malfunctions of an appliance, damaged or broken wires and when live parts...

Electric vehicles

Carbon footprint is the emissions caused by day-to-day activity from a business. At Plugged In Electricians, we are trying to do our bit to remove our carbon footprint. Following government advice, we are making a considerable change to our transport usage. Our new...