Alastair Woodgate of Property Specialists Rumball Sedgwick

Alastair Woodgate of Rumball Sedgwick St Albans and Watford leading form of chartered surveyors, considers electrics in the home.

“I’ve just returned from a seminar on both electrical safety and energy saving options in domestic properties – we surveyors know how to have a good time! But, actually, it covered two really important issues and, as a surveyor, I want to give my clients relevant and useful advice to help them manage and live in their properties to best advantage.

There are, on average, 21,000 accidental house fires, 350,000 serious injuries and 70 deaths every year from electrical accidents. Every installation deteriorates with use and you need to ensure your property’s electrics are in a safe and serviceable condition.”

Alastair’s article has some really simple tips to keep your property safer, go to the website to read more – Or, for all your property queries contact Alastair and his team of surveyors at Rumball Sedgwick on 01727 519 140 or email