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One in three back changes to smart meter rollout

Despite what was meant to be a nationwide rollout, the smart meter will now be an optional addition for homeowners. It was planned by the government to install smart meters in the 26 million homes by 2020. However, in the Queen’s speech, it was announced that the...

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Article: Renovations fit for a queen

Eaton Electrical is pleased to see an article written by our compliance manager, Luke Czerpak in this month's Architecture, Building, Contracting and Development magazine. The article looks into why keeping electrics up-to-date is a key issue for heritage properties....

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Article: How good lighting can help you sell your property

Whether you are building a house or renovating your property to make it more 'sellable', it’s important to consider your lighting scheme from the outset. To maximise the potential of the property, there are many areas to consider when it comes to lighting: choosing...

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Outdoor lighting design tips

As the famous saying goes, first impressions count. Whether it’s a business looking to impress clients with the exterior of their offices or a family looking to create an attractive garden lighting display, getting the outdoor lighting right is important. In this...

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Council cuts public CCTV operations

Large parts of central London are set to have inactive CCTV operations after Westminster council announced they will reassess the amount that they will be spending on surveillance systems in a bid to save money. For businesses in public areas, cameras located in the...

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What property type does the UK want to live in most?

We all have our own personal taste when we picture our dream home. Some may think of a country home with a thatched roof while others may decide on a Victorian terraced house close to the city. Research by poshflooring.co.uk shows which property types are most popular...

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Lighting design tips for the kitchen

A room’s lighting alone can set its mood and atmosphere. At Eaton Electrical, we provide lighting design for both domestic and business properties. In domestic properties, one of the most common areas we are tasked with designing is the kitchen. The kitchen is where...

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UK Tescos to run 100% renewable electricity in 2017

Tesco has announced that in the UK and Ireland, they will run 100 per cent renewable electricity this year. Plans will be expanded worldwide by 2030 as the company has pledged to become a zero carbon company by 2050. To help combat climate change, the supermarket has...

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Order in May for a chance to win vouchers

May marks the 15th year that Eaton Electrical has been a registered with the NICEIC. To celebrate the milestone, we’re running a prize draw for our customers! All orders placed in May will be entered into a prize draw for a £30 John Lewis voucher. Whether it’s an...

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Elvis Presley’s former home burnt out by electrical fire

Electrical fires are an ongoing problem for us all. Unfortunately, they even affect the most treasured of properties. It seems like no matter the amount of care and time put into maintaining the aesthetics of culturally important properties, problems can still occur...

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