Damaged electrical plug

Check your plugs!

These days, electrical appliances are supplied with plugs so you don’t have the worry of wiring them up correctly. But if you have any appliances which you have had for some time, you may have fitted one and they can start showing signs of wear and tear. The plug in the image to the left…

Alcro Ltd is NICEIC registered

Why Use an NICEIC Registered Electrician?

The majority of our customers don’t understand what Part P registered actually means. However most customers have heard of the NICEIC, recognise the logo and feel these ‘letters’ mean something good and they should look for them when searching for an electrician. Whilst the true meaning of what the NICEIC does or means never springs…

Essential electrical safety tips

We have received many calls from householders in the Lowestoft and Southwold area asking if there is a problem with their electrical supply when they have a problem with their electrical appliances. Understandably they are not sure if it is safe to continue to use their electrical appliances at home or if they should call…

LED downlighter

Is Confusion over LED Lamps costing you money?

For quite some time now I have been having discussions with clients about the benefits of LED lighting, the conversations usually have themes like “LEDs are for toys. You don’t get enough light from them” or “how can you justify telling me to pay £20 for a lamp (bulb) when I can buy a pack of…