Let’s Talk About Mains

By | 2017-07-04T10:08:37+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Categories: Residential, Support, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , , |

Alongside upgrading your switchboard (see our blog post HERE), it is beneficial to review your current mains supply to ascertain whether it is adequately servicing your home. Mains cables go from your switchboard to the incoming power supply point, either to aerial power lines in

10 Hot LED Strip Lighting Design Ideas

By | 2017-07-02T06:47:19+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Categories: Creative, Design, Interiors, Residential, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , |

When you hear ‘LED strip lighting’ do you immediately think of kitchen cabinet lighting? Whilst this is definitely a great application of LED strip lighting, there are SO many other options. But first – what exactly is LED strip lighting? An LED strip light is

[ VIDEO ] When is it Time to Upgrade my Switchboard?

By | 2017-05-31T10:05:30+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Commercial, Residential, Support, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , , , |

Like anything else in your home, switchboards need a little TLC and maintenance from time-to-time. It is a good idea to take the time to consider whether your switchboard is ready for an upgrade, as old, out-dated switchboards can be both dangerous and inefficient. In

Top Tips for Electrical Safety with Children

By | 2017-05-31T09:38:27+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Residential, Support, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , |

If you have children or have spent time with children you will know that curious little minds tend to lead to curious little fingers in power points and other places they generally shouldn’t be! Even the most diligent parent or caregiver can’t always foresee the

[ VIDEO ] Electrical Defect Notices Explained

By | 2017-04-19T02:46:32+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Categories: Residential, Support, Tips & Tricks|Tags: , , , |

Has your Electricity Distributor issued you with a defect notice and turned off your power? What do you do now?? Read on or watch the quick video above to learn more about your next steps. What is an Electrical Defect Notice? A Defect Notice is

We’re hiring!

By | 2017-04-19T02:46:32+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Categories: Employment|Tags: , , , |

Captain Electric is a successful, family owned, growing maintenance electrical company based in Ringwood East. At Captain Electric we pride ourselves on exceptional customer service and communication and we are seeking enthusiastic tradesmen to join our friendly team. If you are the electrician we are