electrics

Chromecast

Once you have your shed network established you can worry about the important business of watching youtube videos of cats...

Networking your shed with powerline adapters

The wifi signal from the house does not quite reach the shed – I imagine this is a common problem...

Electrics – done!

Electrics – done!

all wired up and live, the sequence of events was: mark in the building where the fittings will go (me)...

First-fit Electircs

First-fit Electircs

A bit of progress this past week. Simon the electrician came and did the first fix of electrics. I think...

Electric cable sizing – voltage drop

Electric cable sizing – voltage drop

calculating cable size – Voltage drop Depending on its size and length, the copper wire in a cable acts as...

Electrical Connection

Electrical Connection

I mentioned before that I have an electrician doing all the connections, but to keep costs down I am doing...

More Electrical Bits You Will Need

More Electrical Bits You Will Need

I bought the following sockets from screwfix: http://www.screwfix.com/p/lap-13a-2-gang-dp-switched-plug-socket-brushed-stainless-steel-pack-of-5/34718 not an exact match with the lightwaverf switch, but a bit closer...

Home Automation

Home Automation

obviously a critical feature in any decent shed is the ability to turn on and off the lights from the...

Electricity – rules and regulations

Electricity – rules and regulations

is it DIY electrical work illegal in the UK? I had a vague idea that work done to the mains...

LED lighting

LED lighting

After a lot of hunting around I have decided to go for these – ecoled zep2. Made in the UK...

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