Breathe Easy: Exploring the Benefits of Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) Units

Friday 19th April 2024

Indoor air quality is a crucial yet often overlooked aspect of a healthy home environment. From managing humidity levels to reducing pollutants, ensuring fresh and clean air indoors is essential for our well-being. One effective solution gaining popularity is the Positive Input Ventilation (PIV) unit. Let's delve into the numerous benefits that PIV units can bring to your home. 1. Improved Indoor Air Quality PIV units work by introducing fresh, filtered air into your home from outside. This constant supply of clean…

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"Top Electrical Safety Tips Every Homeowner Should Know"

Monday 15th April 2024
Adam Roche

As homeowners, the comfort and functionality of our homes often rely on the smooth operation of electrical systems. From powering appliances to lighting up our spaces, electricity is indispensable. However, it's crucial to prioritise safety, as mishandling electrical components can lead to hazards. At AR Electrics, we've compiled a list of essential electrical safety tips to help protect your home and loved ones. 1. Regular Electrical Inspections - Bedfordshire Electricians Electrical systems can deteriorate over time, posing risks if left unchecked.…

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The Necessity of Carrying Out Legionnaires' Risk Assessments

Monday 15th April 2024
M.A Roche

Title: The Necessity of Carrying Out Legionnaires' Risk Assessments Introduction When it comes to managing the health and safety of occupants in buildings, one potential threat often overlooked is Legionnaires' disease. This bacterial infection, caused by inhaling water droplets contaminated with Legionella bacteria, can lead to severe respiratory illness and even fatalities. To mitigate the risk and ensure the safety of individuals in various settings, it is imperative to conduct Legionnaires' risk assessments. In this article, we will explore the necessity of…

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PAT Testing For Bedfordshire Milton Keynes and Dunstable

Thursday 11th April 2024

AR Electrics & Sons Limited is proud to announce the expansion of our Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) services to Bedfordshire and Milton Keynes. With over 20 years of experience in the electrical services industry, we are now bringing our expertise and knowledge to businesses in these areas. As a trusted provider of electrical services, we understand the importance of regular PAT testing to ensure the safety of everyone in the workplace. Our team of highly trained and experienced electricians will provide…

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We Got it Covered - 10 Million Public liability insurance

Friday 19th March 2021

We Got it Covered - 10 Million Public liability insurance As health and saftey gets more and more demanding we have noticed a rise in the number of venues and buildings asking for increased cover, so to keep above all the rest we have raised our insurance to a £10m worth of liabilty cover. This will help ensure we have everything covered no mater what !!

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Emergency Lights Testing

Monday 14th October 2019

We can help you with your emergency lighting test and inspections, from your annual 3 hour drain test and inspection to a contracted monthly inspections to meet requirements. AR Electrics can help, get in touch for a personalised estimate.

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A Silent Killer Lurking In Your Home?

Sunday 21st July 2019

Do you register your electrical appliances? If not, you could be living in a home where a disaster is hiding in plain sight just waiting to happen. The shocking truth is, an average of two thirds of Brits' electrical products aren't registered with the manufacturer. These include dishwashers, tumble dryers, fridges etc. which total to an astounding 268 million unregistered electrical products. Our research even found that registering an electrical product came 2nd on a list of Brits' most forgotten tasks,…

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Legionella Risk Assessment

Thursday 13th June 2019

Legionella and landlords' responsibilities What is Legionella? Legionnaires' disease is a potentially fatal form of pneumonia caused by the inhalation of small droplets of contaminated water containing Legionella. All man-made hot and cold water systems are likely to provide an environment where Legionella can grow. Where conditions are favourable (ie suitable growth temperature range; water droplets (aerosols) produced and dispersed; water stored and/or recirculated; some 'food' for the organism to grow such as rust, sludge, scale, biofilm etc) then the bacteria…

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