Is it time to upgrade your commercial lighting?

commercial lighting

With recent innovations and the rapid developments in technology for commercial lighting, now is the time to review and upgrade your business lighting system. This will ensure your lighting systems meet required regulations and are as cost effective and environmentally friendly as possible. Here at Cooper Weston we are full scope NICEIC electrical contractors and…

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Interesting Electrical Stats You Need To Know


It was only 150 years ago that domestic electricity wasn’t even a concept, let alone available at at the flick of a switch. Although it has enriched our lives in many different ways electricity can be hazardous and there are many things you should be aware of when it comes to saving electricity and electrical…

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Power up your outdoor event

Outdoor Event

Are you an event professional organising an outdoor event this Summer? One of the items on your project plan for the event whether it’s a wedding, a music festival, summer show or charity fundraiser will be the power supply. Without this, you don’t have an event. So what do you need to consider? You’ll need…

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The warning signs – When to call commercial electrical contractors

Commercial Phone Call

In the UK workplace roughly 1000 accidents are reported each year involving electric shocks or burns to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). Unfortunately, around 30 of these end up being fatal. These statistics are a strong reminder that maintaining your electrical system is extremely important, both for business owners and employees as everyone has…

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Why PAT testing is so important

Cooper Weston maintenance on data cables

Whether you’re a business owner of a residential property owner who rents out assets fitted with electrical appliances, it’s important to ensure all electrical equipment in the premises is fit for purpose and safe to use. Faulty electrical equipment is extremely hazardous and causes hundreds of injuries a year in the UK and can even…

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The importance of electrical maintenance

Maintenance on data cables

Electrical maintenance may not be at the top of everyone’s to-do list and you might not think regular electrical maintenance, whether at home or at your workplace, is important. You could be forgiven for thinking that after having brand new lighting, electrical equipment or cabling installed, there was nothing more to do be done and…

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Christmas Lighting Safety Tips

Christmas Lights

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and yet each Christmas, approximately 350 people in the UK are injured by putting up their Christmas tree lights. Don’t risk ruining your festive holiday by following our simple Christmas lighting safety tips this season: Safe storage Remember last January when you packed up your tree lights…

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Electrical Safety in the Home: Tips & Advice


The number of serious injuries caused by electrical faults or mishandling around the home is staggering; hundreds of fires are attended to in domestic premises each year and there are reportedly 28 fatal electrocutions and electrical burns each year in the UK.

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