Select the service you need:
Our electricians in Reading do a wide range of jobs, including small jobs like fixing faults or larger jobs like rewiring a house or installing outside electrical points.
Our trades can help you with -
- If you have no electricity
- Installing and replacing lights
- Fixing faulty switches
- Installing security lights
- Installing outdoor electrics
- Installing outdoor sockets
- Rewiring your house
- Installing a fuse box
- Testing your appliances
In need of an experienced and reliable electrician in Reading? Finding a qualified tradesperson can be difficult, but Home Solutions from John Lewis is here to make it easy. We provide a range of electrical services all over the Reading area - simply choose the service you need, select a date and time to suit you, and we’ll set you up with an expert in no time at all.
When it comes to electrical work, trying your hand at DIY can be extremely dangerous. You could end up seriously injuring yourself or even causing major damage to your property. With Home Solutions, you’ll only ever be working with experienced professionals. Each of our electricians has gone through a strict five-stage vetting process. We check their qualifications, experience, past work and even what their customers have to say about them. You will also receive a 12-month guarantee for every service you book with us.
We can supply fully qualified electricians all over the Reading area. This includes central spots like Tilehurst, Sandford, Earley, Whitley, Sulham, Purley and Shinfield, along with outer boroughs such as Basingstoke, Newbury, Twyford, Silchester, Woolhampton, Maidenhead and Henley.
Hire the right electrician
Taking care of the electrical wiring, fittings and appliances in your home is important. It’s a huge part of what makes a property livable, and even little problems can be extremely dangerous if left alone. In short, when you have a problem with your home’s electricals, it’s important to hire a professional electrician as quickly as possible. Home Solutions electricians can tackle a range of services, including installations, repairs and even electrical safety inspections.
Remember, attempting electrical work without proper training can be disastrous. To learn their trade, electricians will usually complete on-the-job training, college-level courses or apprenticeships. Not only is every single Home Solutions electrician fully-qualified, but they are also certified by the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting (NICEIC). Their training is also fully up to date, allowing them to even work with smart devices like Nest smoke alarms.
An important thing to keep in mind is that responsible homeowners and landlords do not simply wait until something goes wrong before calling an electrician. Certain electrical issues can even make a property illegal to let and need to be found as quickly as possible. Electrical safety checks are recommended once every five years for tenanted properties and once every tenth for owner-occupied homes.
Are you looking for the standard cost of hiring an electrician in Reading? You may want to take any ‘averages’ with a pinch of salt. The simple reason why is that the little details of an electrical service can end up changing the price significantly. An electrician may need to charge more because of parking or poor access, or they may need to bring in additional parts. Electricians can also charge more to work during weekends, evenings and national holidays. With Home Solutions, all costs will be made clear to you in plenty of time, so you will never have to worry about surprise additions to your bill.
When you book an electrician with Home Solutions, you will have two options when it comes to payment. The first will be to choose a service with a set cost. Option two will be to discuss the details of your service with a Home Solutions electrician so that they can provide you with a bespoke quote. If you choose the second option, your electrician may well want to visit your property in advance in order to take a look at what they will be working with.