Can i replace a plug socket?

Can I Replace Electrical accessories myself?

The short answer is yes, yes you can!
But in the eyes of the law you must be “competent”, you could also have issues with you insurance company and void your current electrical certificate.

How to replace a plug socket

Are All LED Lamps the same?

Is Confusion over LED Lamps costing you money?

For quite some time now I have been having discussions with clients about the benefits of 
LED lighting, the conversations usually, have themes like, LEDs are for toys you don’t get enough light from them or how can you justify telling me to pay £20 for a lamp (bulb) when I can buy a pack of 5 from my local DIY chain for a tenner.

Fuse Box Wiring

Fuse boxes are also known as fuse boards and consumer units. Do you need fuse box wiring? Need your fuse board upgrading or replaced?

Starks Electrical are based in Ringwood serving throughout Ferndown, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Fordingbridge.

We cover parts of 3 counties (Hampshire, Dorset and Wiltshire).


Check out our photos on our website of recent fuse boards we have replaced and installed.


Security lighting

Starks Electrical – Your local electrician in Bournemouth, Ringwood, Ferndown and Christchurch can install security lighting for you at your property.

  • Led flood lights
  • PIR motion detection security light

Recessed LED down lights

Starks Electrical – Your local electrician in Ringwood, Bournemouth, Ferndown and Christchurch, will advise you on the number of LED down lights we think you would require based on your lighting needs.

Do you currently have the old halogen mains downlights or worse do you have the older halogens with transformers the 12v system.

Are your down lights IP rated or fire rated?

We install the best LED down lights that are 8 Watts, dimmable as standard, IP 65, Fire rated, they even have interchangeable bezel’s. They are even very reasonably priced.

Outside lighting

Starks Electrical – Your local electrician in Bournemouth , Ringwood, Ferndown and Christchurch can come and visit your property for a free no obligation electrical quotation for your outside lighting. Whether it be replacing an outside like for like or installing a new electrical circuit for full security lights around the property, garden lighting and much more!

Please contact me for more information and a free quotation!

Our Company

No Job Too Small or Too Big! - Have you found it difficult to find a local Electrician in Ringwood or Bournemouth, to carry out a small Job?

Do you ask for quotations that never arrive?

I'm Russell and I will assure you of a fast response and a reasonably priced service..

Based in Ringwood, with over 15 years of experience, Starks Electrical specialise in domestic installations in your home, to Homeowners, Lettings agents and Landlords.

Some of our Services include:

NICEIC Approved

For over 50 years, the NICEIC have continually assessed the technical competence of electrical contractors. As a governing body, the aim of the NICEIC is to protect people from having unsafe electrical installation work carried out in their homes and businesses.