Easy Steps to Finding a Great Electrician

There are lots of electricians operating in Edinburgh – but how do you find an electrical contractor who is a cut above the rest?


It’s common knowledge that electrical work can be a dangerous business. The first point to check that your electrician is suitably qualified to plan, complete, test and certify the electrical work you have in mind. At Lumen Electrical all of our electricians are fully qualified and we are members of the NICEIC, who are the National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting. In short – you’re in safe hands with Lumen.


Word of mouth can be an excellent way to find a good tradesperson and online reviews from credible websites can be an invaluable resource. At Lumen we pride ourselves on our reputation – we have outstanding reviews on The Edinburgh Trusted Trader website, Google and Which? Trusted Traders website. If you are still unsure we would be happy to provide references before any works take place.


What are your feelings on the contractor? Do they have a pleasant manner and do they turn up on time? Do they respect you and your home? At Lumen we are quick to establish trust with our valued clients – from a courtesy calls before the electrician arrives to carry out the work, clear communication and tidy work you can rest assured that you are dealing with trusted professionals who you will be happy to have in your property whenever you need a trusted electrician.

Pricing and Payment

A clear estimate should be presented to you before any work commences – any changes to the estimate should be communicated to you to avoid any nasty surprises when the final invoice is received. At Lumen we send written estimates for all works and in the unusual event that unforeseen costs arise we will keep you in the loop. Whilst we not be the cheapest electrical contractor in Edinburgh you can be assured that our pricing is competitive and clear and that our workmanship and reputation are second to none.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us for a free quote or call us direct on 0131 661 1181.

Lumen Electrical are Fully qualified NICEIC approved Edinburgh electrician located in Edinburgh.

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