Domestic Lighting Solutions
Having the right lighting in your home can help improve its ambience and aesthetic appeal, while also making it more secure. Whether you’re looking to upgrade the lights in your house, save on energy costs or install new lighting for an extension, Mr. Electric can provide the expert assistance you need. Our electricians are highly trained in all aspects of home lighting design and installation, and always ensure that any fittings are carried out in accordance with the relevant safety regulations.
We are also available 24/7 for electrical emergencies, which means we can rapidly address any hazards that may occur as a result of a blown light bulb. Alternatively, we can arrange to replace a bulb or add a new light fitting at a time of your convenience, should you not require urgent assistance. All work will be completed safely and with minimal disruption to your home.
Finding the Best Lighting for Your Home
Choosing the right type of bulb is a crucial part of upgrading or installing new lights in your home. There are three types of light bulb available on the market today: halogen, CFL and LED.
Halogen bulbs are the cheapest light bulbs on the market, and the closest you can get to incandescent bulbs, which were recently phased out in favour of more energy-efficient products. This type of light bulb can typically last for around 2,000 hours – roughly two years, based on an average usage of three hours per day.
Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs)
CFLs can typically last up to 10,000 hours – five times longer than a halogen bulb – and consume 80% less energy than a traditional incandescent bulb. They can be used in the same way as halogens and don’t tend to require a different fitting. CFLs are widely available in a variety of temperatures, sizes and colours.
LED lights are the most energy-efficient option for homeowners, boasting an average lifespan of 25,000 hours (25 years) and consuming 50-90% less energy than all other types of light bulb. A single LED bulb is more expensive to buy than a CFL or halogen bulb, but its increased energy efficiency and lifespan means it will save you more money over time.
A Professional Home Lighting Service
At Mr. Electric, we have the necessary expertise to install or replace lights in any part of your home – from the kitchen to the garden – while advising on the best solutions for your unique requirements and budget. All of our lighting services come with a fixed price, so you’ll know precisely what you’re paying upfront, and we never charge customers for callouts, surveys or advice.
Whether you need a new light fitting or some advice on cutting your energy costs, feel free to give us a call today on 0800 7311 606.
I have used Mr electric each time for electrical work. Chris Mullins has always come out to me, and I have often requested him. The service is quick, competent, extremely polite and overall very professional. Chris is very friendly and skilled electrician, in every instance I have dealt with him and the booking team.
Rowley Regis, Halesowen
Fantastic, called and booked in within the week at a convenient time for me. Took the chap 26 minutes to diagnose and fix the issue. The guy that came out was very professional & courteous. Couldn't have asked for better service.
Staff were very helpful from initial quote to completion.
Hellesvean , St Ives
Great service with an excellent install plus helped me with all the grant paperwork. Why wouldn’t you use them?
Nuneaton , Coventry
I thought it would be a nightmare filling in forms forms for the OLEV car charger grant but Mel from Mr Electric helped me from start to finish. Dan who fitted the charger obviously knew what he was doing and gave great service and advice. What I thought would be a nightmare was actually very easy. Thank you all at Mr Electric
Our lights had all stopped working I have used Mr Electric before so I got straight in touch and as usual they gave excellent service getting me up and running within the hour.
Great service brilliant company will use again thanks so very much for everything.
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