Safety Switches

In The Dark? This is what you should do when the power goes out if you live in the Yarra Valley…

In The Dark? This is what you should do when the power goes out if you live in the Yarra Valley…

Electricity. It’s something you don’t really think about… until it’s not available to you. Then you realize just how much you rely on it! Wild weather is not uncommon across the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, and when a big storm blows, we often see the lights start flickering and then we are sitting in darkness! Often all we do now is wait…

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( Posted in: Electrical )

KEEPING WARM IN LOCKDOWN

KEEPING WARM IN LOCKDOWN

You could upgrade your heater 😉 but…there are some other ways that could help you avoid feeling the chill whilst staying home. If you live in Melbourne or the Yarra Valley, we’re experiencing cold nights, and miserable wet foggy days…

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( Posted in: Heating )

How to hire a contractor during the Covid-19 crisis -The 7 MOST important things to consider

How to hire a contractor during the Covid-19 crisis -The 7 MOST important things to consider

Here’s the thing about your plumbing or electrical: It doesn’t care, at all, about what’s happening in the world. So, the reality that you’re dealing with a global health crisis? It simply doesn’t care. But at ALPINE TRADE GROUP, we do!

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( Posted in: Plumbing )

What you need to know about Electrical Safety Switches, or RCD’s in Victoria

What you need to know about Electrical Safety Switches, or RCD’s in Victoria

Electrical Safety Switches or RCD’s (residual current devices) protect our family and loved ones against electrocution by immediately switching off the supply of electricity when electricity leaking to earth is detected at harmful levels. 

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( Posted in: Electrical )