Emergency Electrician Wollongong

Are you looking for a reliable technician who can resolve your electrical emergency right now? You’re in luck – Service Today is Wollongong’s most trusted local electrician provider! We can complete any electrical job on the same day, so you can have your electricity back in no time.

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Electrical hazards can be terrifying. Tiny sparks at your power points or faint smells of burning can be signs of a severe electrical issue in your home’s system. If they’re left unfixed, they can develop into dangerous fires and electric faults. The good news is, you don’t have to wait for the risks to escalate because Service Today can get all kinds of electrical problems under control.

We’re your local and licensed electricians who have been servicing Wollongong homes for more than a decade. We provide top-quality electrical emergency assistance 24/7, and we have over 200 people working around the clock to ensure that we never miss your call. Our certified electricians are professionals and are always quick on their feet to solve any electrical emergency, with over 25 years of experience handling your electrical issues.

Our technicians drive fully stocked vehicles filled with the most advanced tools and equipment, so we can identify any threats and restore your electrical system efficiently. Service Today is always committed to going above and beyond for our Wollongong customers. Apart from enforcing fair and fixed pricing, we also offer a lifetime labour guarantee and flexible payment options.

So, in case an electrical emergency keeps your family up at night, call us immediately and worry about the expenses later. Contact our customer care hotline now at 1300 725 760, and our friendly customer service team will be happy to assist you with all your concerns!

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*If Service Today are unable to attend the same day, the service call fee is waived if booked before midday.
*If Service Today are unable to attend the same day, the service call fee is waived if booked before midday.
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Emergency Electricians That Wollongong Locals Trust

If any of your power points are sparking or you suddenly find yourself without electricity, get in touch with Service Today’s licensed electricians today. Service Today is determined to deliver the most reliable electrical solutions to Wollongong homes. We’ve been assisting families and residents for almost 15 years, and our technicians have been in the business even longer.

We’re always professional, which is why our electricians are always in Service Today uniform and drive fully marked vehicles. You’ll know exactly when to expect us because we will call in advance when our experienced electricians are on their way to your home. To have all your electrical concerns taken care of, call us at 1300 735 760 or book an electrician online today.

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Our Emergency Electrical Services in Wollongong

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Fault Detection

Burnt smells, flickering lights and sparking power points can lead to more serious hazards like electrical fires. Service Today can identify whatever is causing these problems fast and prevent any further property damage. We use state-of-the-art fault detection technologies so we can secure your power points and electrical line immediately.

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Surge Protection

Surges are often triggered by faulty wiring, tripped circuit breakers, poor-quality appliances or even disturbances in your main power line. Electrical systems experience minor surges all the time. However, when you encounter a major surge, it can put your entire system at risk. We can provide highly recommended efficient surge protection devices, so you don’t have to worry about harmful electrical surges.

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Power Points

When did you last have your power points checked by a licensed electrician? Power points are prone to moisture, overloading and short circuiting over time. If you notice a tiny spark whenever you plug in an appliance, it might be time to have your power points serviced by us. We can check and fix all kinds of power points, whenever it works best for you.

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Switchboard Repairs

Your switchboard controls your electricity’s paths around your home. If it’s damaged, your power supply will be affected. If one of your switches is not working, our expert technicians can fix the problem for you without affecting other power switches. With Service Today, you can rest easy knowing that your switchboard is in the hands of qualified experts.

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Why Should You Choose Service Today?

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You’re not wasting your money with Service Today, because we are fully qualified to handle any electrical system. Our electricians are licensed and trained to handle electrical emergencies, so you don’t have to think twice when you want someone who can do the job right.

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Same Day Service

If you call us before midday, our professional electricians will arrive at your home on the same day, electrical emergency or not. To stay true to our promise of providing prompt electrical assistance, we will give our services for free if we fail to help you before the day ends.

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Lifetime Labour Guarantee

Service Today always puts our customers first. That is why we offer a lifetime labour guarantee with all of our services. In the rare case that further damages occur because of our work, we will come back to your house straight away and fix the damages without cost.

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Yes We Can!

Have you contacted many other electricians before us and are still experiencing the same electrical trouble? Worry no more, because Service Today can solve any electrical problem! Our team works with a “Yes, We Can!” attitude, so no matter how complex your electrical issues are, you can rely on us to solve them completely.

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Upfront Pricing

After our expert electricians assess your situation, we will calculate the total costs of the necessary services before we start working. This will ensure that you are not paying for any surprise charges. We follow a fixed pricing scheme and don’t charge by the hour, so if our technicians take longer to resolve your electrical issue, the costs won’t fall on you.

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Service Today always comes prepared. Our technicians drive in fully stocked vehicles, so if you need some electrical replacements, we can work on them right away. You won’t have to wait for us the next day because we assess, fix, replace and restore entire electrical systems in one go.

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Service Today is Local To You

At Service Today, we are passionate about safeguarding all Wollongong homes with efficient and industry approved electrical solutions. Our licensed electricians undergo constant training even after 25 years of delivering quality services, and we have no plans of slowing down. Service Today is based in and around the entire Wollongong area, and you can rest assured that you’ll have immediate assistance every time you need.

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Expert Emergency Electricians in Wollongong At Your Service

No matter what time of the day it is, Service Today is here to solve all your electrical problems! With years of experience in the business of electrical works, we have grown to be the most trusted expert electricians in Wollongong. We provide 24/7 professional services for both emergency and general cases, so you can rest easy knowing that you always have us around to help – even if it’s the middle of the night.

We’ve safeguarded hundreds of Wollongong homes from electrical dangers for over 10 years, and we continue to strengthen our expertise today. With Service Today, you can be confident that your electrical system is handled by licensed, qualified and experienced electricians.

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Choose Service Today For Your Electrical Emergencies in Wollongong

Whether it’s a minor trip in your main power line or a faint smell of burning rubber, book a service with one of Service Today’s licensed electricians today. We will assess your system extensively and recommend the most appropriate solutions that will last for years. You can rely on us to comply with industry standards and use approved tools when servicing your system.

We always stay connected with our Wollongong community through our 24/7 customer care hotline. You can book an electrician with us any time of the day, 7 days a week, because we understand that electrical emergencies can strike any time. If you want an experienced professional who can get the job done right the first time, call Service Today at 1300 725 760.

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Service Today also services air conditioners. Ours had not been serviced for many years and wasn't working very well. The serviceman was careful to cover the furniture below the air conditioner and was efficient and thorough. The air con is working much more efficiently now.
Rick Eastwood
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I hired Service Today as I have used them in the past to replace my HWS which they did the same day as I had reported it broken down. They are very efficient. In this instance I needed a wall mounted TV installed on my Pool patio wall. After quoting within the hour of my call we arranged an install date of today which they honoured and I am very happy with the result. Job No.373071
Carol Collins
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The electricians Fuad and Chris were very knowledge and did a thorough job. Both were extremely polite and courteous ringing me to let me know their estimated arrival time and keeping me informed of what they were doing to fix my problem. I would definitely recommend this service. Highly efficient and thorough.
Jacky Farag
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I had my tap replaced today. Honestly it was a great and seamless experience with the gentleman that came and performed the service. He was super patient in deciding which tap I wanted and was quick to install it. Thanks ! We highly recommend this company.
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Very informative & made sure I understood new work. Even better than I expected. I am very happy with tradesmen approach to ensuring all work done correctly before leaving.


What do I do when the power goes out?

Having a black out can be a real nuisance, but what can you do to try and make this issue more bearable? Here are a few handy tips to prepare you for power outages.

Experiencing a power outage:

  • Turn off any electrical devices and unplug them to prevent any damage to them should a  power surge occur

  • Check your trip switches or fuses in your main switchboard to check for wiring or appliance faults. If your trip switches are in the off position it’s likely that an appliance or wiring fault is the cause of your outage, if you are not comfortable dealing with this it is best to call one of our friendly electricians who can help you out.

  •  Turn off light switches to conserve energy in case the power comes back on and you are not home. If you are staying home, leaving one light on can be a good indicator to alert you that your power is back on.

  • If your trip switches are still in the on position it is likely that this is not an isolated outage. Check your neighbour’s to see if they have also lost power. You can get more information around the outage by calling or going online to your electrical providers site to see if the outage is more than just your home, you can also get estimates for how long the power will be out.

  • Try to keep your  fridge and freezer doors shut for as long as possible to keep your items as cool for as long as possible. Once the power has come back on check that none of your food has spoiled and dispose if necessary.


Being prepared for a power outage:

  • Keep a stock of batteries, torches, candles and matches – making sure to not leave any unexposed flames unattended or close to curtains or flammables in the event of an outage

  • Educate family members on what to do in the event of a power outage

What do I do if I smell burning around appliances or power outlets?

Burning smells such as melting plastic or burned wires, can be a clear indicator that the electrical component in an appliance or your home wiring could be failing. Noticing this smell and acting on it quickly can be the difference between a small issue and a more dangerous concern.

If the smell is coming from an appliance:

  • Unplug the unit and discontinue use

  • If the unit is old it may be time to replace it

  • Call the unit’s manufacturer to see what your best options are


If the smell is coming from an outlet/power point:

  • Unplug anything in the outlet and discontinue use of that outlet

  • Call a Service Today Electrician to come and check your wiring and resolve the issue causing the smell before it turns into an electrical disaster

  • DO NOT attempt to remove the power point cover to see what is going on. Electricity is  a dangerous form of energy and should be dealt with by a licensed professional ONLY.

What do I do when myself or a family member gets an electric shock from an appliance?

Today the after shock or issue from electric shocks from appliances are less common thanks to RCD switches, however homes built prior to the 1980’s do not have these built into them. If you are living in an older home and concerned about the after affects should this type of problem occur speak to our team about getting your switchboard modified.

  • Call an ambulance

  • Keep the injured person still until the ambulance arrives

  • If the shocked person is seizing do not try to restrain them, simply remove any objects that could further injure them from the area and if possible try to keep them in recovery position

  • Unplug the appliance and turn off the main house power to avoid any further issues

  • Call an electrician to come check your wiring and switchboard

What do I do if an electrical fire breaks out?

Electrical fires can be caused by numerous things such as faulty or old electrical outlets, overloaded or exposed wiring, outdated appliances or from storing flammable items near lightbulbs. Experiencing these can be quite overwhelming and its important to remember these handy tips:

  • NEVER USE WATER. – unlike other types of fires, water can fuel an electrical fire and make things worse

  • Call the Fire department ASAP and if someone has been injured make sure to also call the ambulance

  • If possible use an electrical fire extinguisher to put out the fire if you are sufficiently trained to do so, if not leave the site immediately.Your safety and the safety of your loved ones is the most important thing.

Taking preventative measures to minimise the chances of an electrical fire can help keep you and your family safe and give you peace of mind. Service Today offers electrical inspections to ensure your home wiring is up to code and help prevent any issues from arising. Call our friendly team now to learn more about safeguarding your home.