Need an emergency electrician? Or maybe you need to have electrical wiring or house wiring looked at. Electrical faults can be caused by a number of things and sometimes the problem can be difficult to find. If you believe that there is a problem, luckily, here at Goodnest our online platform has professional electricians that all come with highly recommended backgrounds. One of our suggested will have any electrical repairs identified and fixed right away!
Electrical and Wiring Repair Questions & Answers
Every homeowner knows the struggle to find a reliable, affordable electrician when your wiring goes awry. Whether you find a broken hot water cylinder, faulty socket, or have a defective extractor fan, the challenge of finding a reliable electrician is stressful. Goodnest can help connect you to reliable professionals in your area who can help fix the problem as quickly as possible.
Goodnest electricians are reliable, trustworthy and affordable. We’ve been doing this for a while, so from experience and based on 100’s of jobs, we’ve created a price list of various residential electrical jobs so you know what to expect when hiring an electrician.
How much do electrical repairs & services cost?
You may have been using the same electrician for the last few years but it doesn’t mean you’re getting the best bang for your buck. We’ve put together a comprehensive list of services and estimated pricing on each electrical service. Please note, these prices should only be used as a guide and quotes will vary based on the actual electrical situation and individual work performed.
Install or replace a power socket: $150 to $250
Install new power point for appliances: $150 to $250
Electrical inspections: $250 to $400
Hot water cylinder repair: From $200+
Heat Pump or Air Conditioning Installation: From $400
Heat Pump or Air Conditioning Repairs: $150 to $300+
Wiring upgrades: Custom quote required
LED retrofit or conversion: Custom quote required
How will an electrician charge me?
This will depend on a variety of factors:
Parts and materials - if the electrician has the parts in their van, or if they need to pick up something from an electrical store, you will be charged for what's needed. There may be a mark-up as well.
Travel cost (this can be factored into the labour charge) - if the electrician charges travel costs, this is usually charged from the time the electrician leaves for your home, to when they arrive back at their base after the job. This will also include the time it takes to visit an electrical store to get any parts.
GST - the total of 1, 2 will be added, and GST (15%) added.
How do I pay an electrician?
Most electricians accept a range of payment methods, including:
Direct debit (Internet Banking)
Cash with Invoice
Credit Card via the plumber’s website (surcharge may apply)