The phone directory is filled with electricians for hire. No matter where in Australia you live, there are bound to be multiple electricians from whom to choose. Most people will just pick the first electrician they find without first asking any initial questions.
It is important to ask the right questions before hiring an electrician, or else you could end up with someone who will do a less than satisfactory job. Not only that, the electrician may overcharge you for their services, too. For this reason, learn everything you can about this person before you hire them.
Unsure where to begin? Here are the top five questions you should ask electricians before hiring one:
1. Do you have a license to legally conduct electrical work?
All towns, cities and states require electricians to have a license. Given the dangers involved with electrical work, a license proves that your electrician has …