Tag: tenant

Landlord Electrical Services in Wakefield

Landlord Electrical Services in Wakefield If you own a rental property in the Wakefield area, you know that keeping on top of electrical maintenance is important. It’s more than just replacing a light switch when the tenant reports a fault, it’s complying with your legal obligations regarding property safety. The Private Rental Sector (PRS) has a number of particular and...

Do Landlords Need To Fit RCDs to Rental Properties?

Introduction to RCDs & Private Rental Properties There seems to be a lot of debate around the requirements for landlords to fit RCDs to rental properties. This confusion extends further than just landlords themselves, quite a few electricians too seem to be giving conflicting advice. Unfortunately the regulations surrounding this aren’t very clear which doesn’t help. Recent changes surrounding wiring...

Unsheathed Basic Insulation Outside Of Enclosure

Unsheathed Basic Insulation Outside Of Enclosure If you’ve recently had a landlord/homebuyer report completed on a property and received a fault for “Unsheathed Basic Insulation“, you may be a little confused as to what this all means. Sadly the terminology used within electrical reports may as well be in a foreign language (unless of course you are an electrician!). Many...