EC4U Blog

Catch up with all the latest EC4U news, informative updates, hints, tips, advice and more…

Guide to CCTV Cameras for your home

Simple measures can be taken to help protect your home from thieves, however it is these simple measures that can make a big difference. If your home has absolutely no security measures in place, then you are five times more likely to be burgled compared to a homeowner who has installed simple security measures. On […]

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Lighting Options for your Garden

There can be many different reasons why you may want to add light to your garden, it may be for decorative purposes, perhaps for security purposes or maybe for purely functional purposes. In this article we are going to take a look at the different options available for your garden lighting needs. Solar powered garden […]

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EV charging points to be smart by July 2019 with the OLEV Scheme

The eligibility requirements for the OLEV grant scheme is set to change in July 2019 to cover only “smart” charging point installations in domestic homes. The government announced the change to the grant scheme in December 2018, explaining that it will help fulfill their commitment to the Road to Zero Strategy, which sets out new […]

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Ongoing skills shortage in the electrotechnical industry

A recent report into the current industry skills shortage was commissioned by The Electrotechnical Skills Partnerships (TESP) and the National Electrotechnical Training (NET). The report has uncovered some of the key issues within skills shortage and is the first of its kind in over ten years that gives us an in depth look into the […]

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Grenfell Tower: Fire safety concerns

photo credit Nearly two years ago, a tragic fire in Grenfell Tower led to 72 people losing their lives. The fire in the 24 storey residential building sparked a nationwide inspection into the safety of almost 4,000 high rise buildings across the UK. The government funded an independent review of Fire Safety and the Building […]

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COVID-19 Update

In line with current Government Guidelines announced on the 22nd February we will open for business as usual from the 8th March. We will be contacting existing customers as a matter of priority and urgency to reschedule their postponed courses as soon as possible.

For any further information please email us at Thank you for your patience and understanding during these difficult times.