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Any home or business in Australia that has an electricity supply connected to it, should have an electrical safety switch installed by a licensed electrician. Safety switches or commonly known as residual current devices (RCD’s,) will save a life in the event of a current leakage....

In our current economic climate, homeowners and business owners seek more and more ways to reduce their energy costs. Electricity prices are at a record all-time high, so it is increasingly becoming a necessity to find options to reduce our electricity bills. Symons Electrical have been providing...

The evidence that smoke alarms save lives is widely reported in the daily news, but unfortunately we still hear stories of homes that weren’t fitted with smoke alarms and the resulting catastrophes in the event of a house fire. The small, simple and relatively inexpensive but...

If you are like most Australian families today, most family members would each have a device like a phone, music player or tablet that require charging with the manufacturers charger and the USB cord. Bulky charging stations, taking up valuable room in the kitchen, study or...

If you’ve ever experienced a power surge and had a number of household appliances ruined as a result, you will know how it was an entirely frustrating and expensive situation but even more insulting, a completely avoidable situation!   What most of us don’t realise is that...

Air conditioning is fast becoming a must have for Queenslanders as the summer temperatures here can soar into the 30 and 40 degree marks. Winters in Queensland are not as chilly as it is for our southern counterparts but sometimes we do like to run the...