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Carda Electrics is the go-to for residents of Prahran and the surrounding suburbs when it comes to resolving electrical issues. We have worked hard over the past ten years to build a strong reputation locally for a reliable service that offers quality results, outstanding customer service and the highest safety standards. For that reason, our friendly and professional team enjoys the loyalty of customers who always come back to us whenever they have electrical needs. Our diverse client base comprises every type of property from residential to commercial, as well as real estate agents, body corporates and schools.
We guarantee you’ll have peace of mind.
We guarantee all our electrical work, so you have peace of mind. The safety of our customers, their property and our staff are all paramount to our success. We take safety seriously, and this includes property, owners, visitors and our own staff. Most noteworthy is that we operate well within the relevant safety standards. All our staff are fully trained and certified to the current Victorian safety regulations.
Electrical Services for your family home. Power points, ceiling fans, safety switches, heating & cooling, lighting plus much more!
Commercial & Business Electrical. Including 3 Phase, Data Cabling, Testing & Tagging, Contracting, Maintenance & more.
We also handle emergency electrical work. Blackouts & power outages, any damage due to bad weather and much more.
Why Carda Electrics?
Our team of highly experienced and qualified electricians are passionate about their work and committed to providing excellent customer satisfaction. We work with our customers to ensure safety standards are always met, and provide transparent advice on which solutions will be suitable for each job. We have the expertise to complete jobs of all sizes successfully, and ensure that we . Each job is unique, and they appreciate the opportunity to problem-solve and provide customized solutions. This is what makes them stand out from other companies.
We love what we do, so we are always smiling. From the moment you contact us, you will have the pleasure of dealing with a friendly member of our team.
We Only hire the best
In addition to hiring only the most qualified and skilled electricians in Melbourne, we also conduct a background check on every employee we take on.
Fixed, Upfront Pricing
We offer upfront pricing, there is no guessing as to what the final price will be. Our electricians listen to you to understand your needs then assess to give you a number of options.
We will leave your home clean and tidy. They will come equipped with cleaning supplies, so there is no cleaning up for you to do after they leave.
Carda Electrics understands your time is valuable, so we ensure that we are always on time as promised. Courtesy call before arrival so you are not hanging around all day.
We only source the highest quality materials from suppliers that sell trusted brand names. Our workmanship covers all electrical work carried out by us. This means all our labour input is warranted and is in accordance with the current regulations.
We’re Prahran’s #1 Choice For Electricians
To the people of Prahran, Carda Electrics is always on-hand to identify and resolve electrical issues quickly and with quality results. Prahran is an inner suburb of Melbourne, and can be found just 5km to the south-east of the city’s CBD. It is situated in the local government area of the City of Stonnington and at the 2016 Census had a population of almost 13,000. It takes its name from Pur-ra-ran, a Woiwurrung word derived from the word ‘Birrarung’, which is a traditional name for the nearby Yarra River. The Chapel Street precinct that runs through the suburb is well known for its shopping, cafes, bars and restaurants.
Residential Electrical work in Prahran
DESIGN AND INSTALLATION:
If you are in the process of building a new home, need one small electrical job handled with expertise, or anything in between, Carda Electrics can help. Whatever the job, our team brings skill, product knowledge, experience and creativity, for high quality solutions designed to stand the test of time.
Your switchboard performs a vital function as the control panel of your properties electrical wiring. It works by directing power through the various circuits around your home to ensure all appliances receive the power they need to operate properly. Old switchboards or circuit breaker switchboards without the adequate safety switches installed can result in electrical faults and serious safety issues. For that reason, our team of expert electricians have the skills and knowledge needed to perform switchboard installations and upgrades that fully comply with all Victorian safety regulations.
If you’re renovating an existing property or buying an older one, now is likely to be a good time to investigate rewiring services. Old, outdated or damaged cabling can pose serious risks to your home and the people living in it. Contact Carda Electrics today to assess the current state of your electric wiring system, and recommend appropriate solutions to upgrade it.
If you haven’t already considered it, now is as good a time as any to think about replacing your downlights, globes and bulbs with the cost-effective, environmentally-friendly and all round safer option of LEDs. And the great news is that nearly every type of light system can be upgraded to incorporate LEDs, and Carda Electrics can offer a wide variety of styles to suit any application.
Commercial Electrical work in Prahran
DESIGN AND INSTALLATION:
If you’re embarking on the fit-out of a new commercial or industrial space, or are looking to upgrade the electricity system of an existing business premises, the team at Carda Electrics is here to help. From retail outlets to warehouses and factories, our people are adept in the design and installation of lighting and power solutions to suit any type of commercial space. Let us place you in the strongest position to maximise the productivity of your people! We can even arrange to conduct all on-site work outside of business hours to guarantee minimal disruption to your daily operations.
BODY CORP & PROPERTY MANAGERS
As a body corporate or property manager, you need confidence that your electrician will turn up on time, do a great job, charge a fair price and will provide you with accurate paperwork. For that reason, you should consider an electrician that specialises in working with people who manage properties and understand their distinct needs. Our reliable and professional service means you can rest assured that all your electrical requirements are being properly taken care of, leaving you free to focus on other things.
Test & tag
All Victorian businesses have a legal duty of care to ensure a safe environment for their employees and visitors. This duty includes ensuring all electrical equipment is fit-for-purpose and safe to use. The Carda Electrics testing and tagging service will guarantee your commercial property remains fully compliant with all Victorian OH&S requirements, and will help keep your people safe from injury.
Exit & emergency lighting
Victorian regulations stipulate that emergency and exit lighting must be installed in all commercial properties where people work and visit, and checked every six months. Unlike other light fittings, this kind of lighting comprises an internal battery that allows it to illuminate even in cases where the main power has failed. It therefore provides an important visual aid to help guide workers and patrons safely out of a building in case of an emergency. Our team offers a range of services relating to your exit and emergency lighting, from logbook tests to repairs, maintenance and new installations.
SERVICE AND MAINTENANCE 24 hour in Prahran
We have all your service and maintenance needs covered for homes and business premises, including a 24hour emergency service. No matter what time of the day or night we have a qualified emergency electrician no more than a call away when you need us most.
Frequently Asked Questions
What areas do you service?
We provide service throughout Melbourne Bayside and surrounding suburbs.
Is there a difference between an electrician and electrical contractor?
An electrician is a worker in the electrical industry that has completed the relevant training and accreditation. Whilst and electrical contractor is a business that holds the appropriate insurances and licences to employ Electricians to complete electrical work.
Are you insured?
Yes all contractors are insured, we have public liability insurance and can provide documentation on request.
Do you offer free quotes?
Yes we do, contact us with your job details and we will either quote you over the phone or arrange a time to come and see you.
Why should I use a NECA accredited electrician?
A NECA accredited electrician is trained to deliver professional, safe, reliable service at the highest standard. NECA electricians are up to date with the newest information to ensure they continue to be at the forefront of their trade.
What is a Certificate if Compliance?
A Certificate of Compliance is a government document issued by Energy Safe Victoria that will be completed and signed by our qualified electricians on completion of the electrical work. It states that the work has been completed in compliance with the standards and therefore meets all safety requirements. The Certificate will be left with the customer for their record.
Are LEDs worth all the fuss?
LEDs use a fraction of the electricity of conventional lights (halogen incandescent). A great example, Incandescent lights are terrible with energy efficiency – 95% of the energy consumed goes into heating the lighting implements and only 5% into lighting. If we compare an LED globe, 95% of the energy used is for lighting.
How do I know which Electrician to use?
Carrying out research, which consists of getting references from previous customers from word of mouth, or even other platforms such as Google and social media where you can read reviews.