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Christmas Lights and Electrical Safety

Every year, homes light up all across the Mornington Peninsula to celebrate the holiday season. Each year seems to be bigger and more spectacular than the last. It’s a big job to install all the decorations and requires a lot of thought and planning, not only in the visual design, but also the safety aspect […]

By |December 10th, 2015|Home Automation|0 Comments

Preparing for electrics in your new home or renovation.

When moving into your newly built or renovated home, you want to sit down, relax and know that everything is exactly where it should be and suits your lifestyle not only today, but for future technological advancements. You don’t want to find out once you’ve moved in, that your power points are nowhere near your bed in the bedroom, or the lighting isn’t as bright as you hoped.

Given the electrical requirements in your home provide you with light, warmth and entertainment, you want to make sure you’ve got all of these creature comforts right. […]

By |November 17th, 2015|Home Automation, New Homes|0 Comments

Home Automation

Imagine your home automated. The blinds slowly rise at your designated wake up time, the sound of the kettle starting to boil, is the encouragement you need to get out of bed. The lights automatically come on as you wander into the kitchen. The water has reached the perfect temperature for your morning wake-up coffee. […]

By |September 21st, 2015|Home Automation|0 Comments

Shedding Light on the VEET Government Scheme

Our team at O’Halloran Electrics have received quite a few calls lately from customers who have participated in the VEET government scheme, where they replace your halogen globes with energy efficient LED globes. Whilst the idea was meant to be a positive step towards reducing energy usage in households, it has left many homeowners footing the bill to replace the globes and upgrade their transformers, which were not designed in the first place to cope with the LED lighting. […]

By |September 1st, 2015|Lighting|0 Comments