It is common for electrical wall outlets and light switches to occasionally become defective. In such instances, you will find that they will work in some instances and the fail to do so in others. When this happens, your appliance or light is likely to become very unreliable as well as unsafe for your family. You should, therefore, take steps to have the faulty outlet replaced as soon as possible. If you opt to do it yourself, LS Handyman Singapore suggests you do the following:
1. Turn off the power
Before you start working on any electrical project, make sure that the power has been switched off at the circuit. It is the only way to guarantee your safety.
2. Get Rid of the Globe
When working on a light fixture, you will need to first do away with the globe. Use one hand to hold the globe as you unscrew it with the other hand.
3. Remove this Fixture
You have to unscrew the mounting bracket before you can remove it. To ease installation, consider loosening them instead of removing them completely.
4. Ensure the Wiring Is Disconnected
The wiring can be disconnected by twisting the wire nuts in a counterclockwise manner. Once done, ensure that they are completely removed from the wires.
5. Remove the Socket and the Bulb
Confirm that you have removed your light bulb from its socket before using a screwdriver to remove the remaining socket.
6. Replace the Bulb and Socket
Once you have removed the old socket, use the screws that were previously there to install the new socket. Ensure the wires are properly fixed and then replace your bulb.
7. Wire Your Fixture
Take the fixture and hold it close to your ceiling. Slowly connect each wire ensuring that black wires are tied together under a single nut.
8. Switch On the Power
Having done all this, all that will be remaining will be to test whether the installation is working or not.
The guy was friendly and chatty. He gave us his honest opinions and not pushy. He has fixed my 2 problematic bi-fold doors, kitchen cabinet drawer railing and gate lock. Pricing is also reasonable. Will continue to use him for future home improvements.
This handyman service was fantastic. He was efficient and on time. My closet doors are working good as new and it was done for a reasonable price. Ms. Lee is also very responsive via Whatsapp to set up appointment times and communicating after to follow up on service provided.
Excellent work with very reasonable price. The guy really did a great job for installing two wall water heaters in my toilets. Even though the job wasn't so easy, he managed to pull it off properly. The spoke person, Ms Lee, is such a friendly and helpful lady. She's easy to talk with and very understanding when comes to agreement on pricing. Thanks a lot 👍read more
Service rendered ytd (13 Apr) was good... The handyman knew what he was doing for the doorbell... I am even more impressed with the changing of the side of fridge doors... He exhibited professionalism and asked me for the different spare parts in order to get it done... Good service!
Very happy with the service provided by Simon and Ms Lee. Simon fixed my glass sliding door which could not opened fully. It was a difficult job but he managed to repair it. Response was quick and appointment was made very quickly. Keep up the good work.
Service was efficient, and timely. I'm happy that handyman was able to arrive so quickly. I can't really speak Chinese, so i did find communication a small issue, but in the end we managed. I'd recommend to make sure to ask for best price.
Jacky called very soon after I enquired with Jessica on their services. He did a great job in fixing the jammed sliding door of my wardrobe. Jacky is very courteous and professional. I would not hesitate to recommend the services of LS Handyman to my friends.
The service was really good. The person who came to help me assemble the furnitures and fix couple of broken areas including the pipes and locks. He was very helpful and professional, and fixed all the items we wanted . I will definitely recommend this company to others. Especially the price is reasonable too.read more
Hi Ms Lee, thank you for your handyman service. My case is an urgent case as the other handyman whom I engaged to change my 2 ceiling lights and my kitchen clothes hangar couldn't fix it yesterday, Kenny came today to my house after I called LS Handyman and fix those things. He is fast & efficient in his work. Keep it Up! Kudo to Kenny! Thank you.read more
Called LS Handyman Singapore on a Sunday and they connected us with Uncle Alan within minutes and he came down a couple of hours later. He explained to us what he needed to do to fix the leakage we were having, gave us a quote and returned first thing in the morning the following day. Uncle Alan did a great job fixing the leak at my mother's house by changing the old PVC pipes to stainless steel pipes. Thank you for the prompt response and great job! 😊😊😊read more
The man was very prompt, professional and helpful. He fixed our glass sliding door quickly and even helped to check the other parts of the door. I am happy with the service and will surely recommend for family and friends!
Very prompt response. Polite and friendly service by Kevin and his partner. Site survey was thorough. Following day came punctually as well! Very satisfied with the plumbing work. Neat and tidy finishing. Good overall experience. Definitely will use LS again in the future.
Prompt replies and trustworthy. Handyman helped to purchase the part required and came as per agreed timing. Completed the task quickly. No hidden cost/additional transport fees. Charged as per quoted price.
Thanks to your awesome service. I m happy abd satisfied with the work done by your plumbers. Very efficient and professional. Would gladly to recommend to any of my family members or friends if they need any plumbing job services to be carried
Hi Ms Lee thank you to you and please convey my thank you to the plumber who fix my leak problem. So far the repair is holding well. His service is good and efficient. If i ever need repair, i will definitely ring you . Thank you. -Mr Law
Thank you Ms Lee! I am satisfied with your handyman. The handyman you sent is polite and knowledgeable in what he was doing so the work was quickly done. I will recommend your service to my friends and I will use your service again!
Hi Ms Lee, thank you for arranging the handymen to come down yesterday and today to help with fixing the leakage/choked pipes, dismantling of cupboards and relocation of electrical wall power sockets. Everything was done promptly and they were helpful in explaining what they were doing to fix the issues. 👍read more
Efficient and good service. Job was done at an acceptable period, service meet my requirement. Handyman is knowledgeable on most aspects. Overall I can rate 90%. Will recommend service to anyone in need.