The definitive, easy-to-follow guide to guarantee your electrical home improvements are as safe as they are successful.
This fully updated, brand-new edition is packed with user-friendly photographs and offers the most up-to-date information about the latest regulations, tools, products and techniques. With Part P of the Building Regulations now governing electrical work in the home, this accessible guide shows how to work with the regs, and provides at-a-glance info on what DIY work can be done and what needs to be notified to the local authority.
Whether you need to change a socket, wire up a home office or put in security lighting, Collins Complete Wiring and Lighting is the indispensable tool to help you get the job done as cost-effectively and as safely as possible.
• Emergency repairs
• Fuses, sockets and plugs
• Cables and circuits
• Energy-efficient lighting
• Identifying faults and maintenance
• Safety tips
• Tools for the job
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Collins Complete Wiring & Lighting contains the most detailed, comprehensive and up-to-date advice available on home wiring and lighting.
This fully revised and updated edition has been extensively rewritten to include information on new products, techniques and regulations.
Whether you’re changing a fuse, inserting a light fitting or completely rewiring a room, this book contains all the information you need to get the job done safely and with the minimum of fuss.
• emergency repairs
• fuses, sockets and plugs
• cables and circuits
• light fittings and fixtures
• identifying faults and maintenance
• safety tips
• tools for the job
With over 400 illustrations and photographs, and clear step-by-step instructions, Collins Complete Wiring and Lighting will help you turn your good intentions into a job well done.About the Author:
Albert Jackson is an acclaimed writer on DIY, home improvement and maintenance. He is co-author of many bestselling books, including the Collins Complete DIY Manual, Collins Complete Woodworker’s Manual, Collins Care and Repair of Antiques and the Collins Good Wood series.
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