Domestic/Home Electrical Services & Repairs

Domestic Electrical Services in Reading & Berkshire

At Carter Electrical we offer all kinds of electrical services and repairs in homes.
No job too small (or large!) Whether it’s a cracked socket faceplate or a whole house rewire, we’ll be happy to provide a quote.

Browse Service & Maintenance Programmes on the Carter Renewables website. 

Why choose Carter Electrical?

Carter Electrical are a small family business with over 25 years of experience in the electrical industry. We have experience in various electrical services and repairs, including electrical re-wiring, house alarm installing and lighting and socket repairs. Contact us and we’ll be happy to help with any home electrical work.


NICEIC accredited electrical company

Carter Electrical are an NICEIC accredited electrical company, meaning that the electrical work carried out in your home will be fully compliant with UK electrical regulations and completed to the highest standards, also receiving necessary certification and documentation to prove compliance.

By choosing an NICEIC accredited electrical company, you can have piece of mind that the work carried out is safe and reliable.


The benefits of using our electrical home services


Electrical work can be dangerous if not done correctly. Carter Electricals’ professional electricians have the knowledge and training necessary to perform the work safely.


Carter Electrical hire licensed and experienced electricians who have the knowledge and skills necessary to troubleshoot and fix a wide variety of electrical problems. Quickly identifying issues, and effective solutions to get your home electrical issues fixed as soon as possible.


While it may seem cheaper to do electrical work on your own, it can actually end up costing you more in the long run. If you make a mistake while attempting to fix an electrical problem, it can result in costly damage or even injury. Hiring Carter Electrical to do the work can save you money and prevent potential disasters.

Guaranteed electrical work

Carter Electrical provide guarantees on their work. This means that if something goes wrong after we’ve completed the work, we’ll come back and fix it at no additional costs. This peace of mind can be invaluable when it comes to your home’s electrical system.

What areas do we do home electrical work in?

At Carter Electrical we carry out electrical work for homes in the Reading, Berkshire, South Oxfordshire and North Hampshire areas.

The home electrical repairs we can help with:

EV home charger installation

At Carter Electrical we specialise in EV home charger installation to give you the convenience of a home electric car charging point.

Air source heat pump installation

An air source heat pump (ASHP) offers an alternative way of keeping your home warm by generating the warmth itself. We provide regular servicing for your air pump heating system, as well as installation.

Tesla home battery and Powerwall installation

Tesla Powerwall enables people access to one of the most advanced Home Energy Storage Systems on the Market. Powerwall 2 can be retro-fitted to any existing Solar System.

Solar PV installation for houses in the Reading area

Solar PV systems are used to provide clean, renewable energy that can be converted into electricity to use in your home, saving you money on your electricity bills.

EICR electrical testing

There are a number of reasons why you may need electrical testing at your home including; landlords inspection, buying or selling your home, ensuring wiring meets regulations, extending your house and ensuring electrics are safe.

Home electric rewiring

Rewires/extensions – if you require any of your house rewiring, or are extending it and want to add circuits, we can help.

Home office electrics

Home Office – if you are thinking of building a home office in your garden please allow us to quote for the electrical work.

Lighting and socket repairs

Broken sockets or fittings. Bathroom light pull-cord broken? Broken lightbulb/lamp in a light fitting? Smashed or cracked socket or light switch? No job too small, we can help.

House/burglar alarm servicing and installing

Intruder alarms – we can design and install intruder alarms (including smart-connectivity) as well as servicing existing alarms and replacing batteries.

Kitchen and bathroom electric installation

Electrical work involved in new kitchens or bathrooms.

Outdoor and indoor home lighting installers

New lights – whether you have bought (or would like to buy) a new light fitting and need to have it installed, or want some inspiration or advice on lighting, we’re happy to help.

Shower and immersion heater replacement and installation

Replacement showers and immersion heaters – we’re all too aware that the hard water in the Thames Valley area means that things like this have a shorter lifespan than usual! We can replace these for you so you’re not without hot water for too long.

Electrical fault finding

Electrical fault finding – if your fuse board keeps tripping, we can help you.