As a homeowner, you are responsible for ensuring that the electrical installations and wiring of your home meet all safety regulations and standards.
In 2009, it became compulsory for all homeowners to be in possession of a valid Electrical Certificate of Compliance (ECOC).
An ECOC confirms that all the electrical work and installations completed on your property are safe and meet the regulations required by the South African National Standards.
Hiring an electrical contractor in Cape Town can be a daunting task. With overall service delivery lacking; the quality of workmanship dropping and the fees charged for services ever-increasing, finding a trustworthy, affordable electrician just isn’t as easy as it was back in the day.
In this article, we’ll be outlining a few of the key criteria that we feel you should look for before hiring just any electrician in Cape Town.