Jobs completed by Bidwell Electrics Pty Ltd (6)
Jobs completed (6)
Adele hired Bidwell Electrics Pty LtdVerifiedSep 12, 2018Job Type: Electrical Fixture InstallationLocation: Carnegie, VICJob Description: I am looking to have the current combined power points (light/fan) in my two bathrooms split so that light and fan come on independently.Adele's review
Prompt and efficient service. Would definite use again, and recommend to others.Sep 19, 2018
Karl hired Bidwell Electrics Pty LtdVerifiedJul 25, 2018Job Type: Air Conditioning and HeatingLocation: Chelsea, VIC<strong>Job Description:</strong> Best to phone me please. ############. We have an exiting split system. It's dead, and we want to replace it with 7kW, reverse cycle. Indoor unit is in our office, 1st floor. Outdoor unit is on our roof, 1st floor (easily accessible from roof of ground floor). Current CB is 16A, but is only 20m from the outdoor unit, if wiring needs upgrading. We are in Chelsea, near the beach - pick a unit with good rust protection.Karl's review
Very professional, responsive and communicative. All projects have unexpected challenges, and Bidwell handled them well, kept me informed, and provided me with options. Properly managed OH&S. Price competive.Aug 23, 2018Andrew replied
Thanks Karl, i hope you are enjoying the new unit, CheersAug 24, 2018Vicki hired Bidwell Electrics Pty LtdVerifiedJul 3, 2018Job Type: Electrical Fixture InstallationLocation: Brighton, VICJob Description: 3 double PowerPointsVicki's review
Bidwell Electrics responded to my request for a small electrical job very quickly. Their quote was competitive and the work completed within 24hours. I was extremely happy with the price, professionalism and promptness offered by this company.Jul 9, 2018Andrew replied
Hi Vicki, Thanks for the great review, If your ever in need of and electrician or split system installer in the future then please don't hesitate to contact us CheersJul 9, 2018Lisa hired Bidwell Electrics Pty LtdVerifiedJul 2, 2018Job Type: ElectricianLocation: Hallam, VICJob Description: need aprox 8-10 downlights installed 2 powerpionts a tv antenna point installedLisa's review
andrew gave a quote came to property and installed all electrical work within 5 days , he and his team were polite, efficient and the price quoted was what i paid no surprises, he has even gone out of his way to look for a heater cover for me that he didnt have i would gladly recommend andrew and... andrew gave a quote came to property and installed all electrical work within 5 days , he and his team were polite, efficient and the price quoted was what i paid no surprises, he has even gone out of his way to look for a heater cover for me that he didnt have i would gladly recommend andrew and his team and use them in the future thank you lisa Read moreLast edited Jul 6, 2018Andrew replied
Thanks Lisa, Thanks for giving us the opportunity to price and complete these works, let us know if you need anything further CheersJul 6, 2018Kim hired Bidwell Electrics Pty LtdVerifiedJun 30, 2018Job Type: Air Conditioning and HeatingLocation: Highett, VICJob Description: Replace Reverse Cycle Split SystemKim's review
On time, professional, great communication, workmanship & honest service. Thank you so much for replacing our Reverse Cycle Split System so quick & efficiently! Will definitely be using Bidwell Electrics for all future electrical needs.Jul 4, 2018Andrew replied
Thanks for the great review Kim, hope you are enjoying your new air conditioner. CheersJul 6, 2018
Frequently Asked Questions
Why should a customer hire you over another service provider?
Bidwell Electrics has a vast knowledge of electrical and air conditioning experience and provide a 5 year warranty on all workmanship with all our works completed safety and to the highest standard. * Warranty T&C's apply to all jobs.
What experience, skills, qualifications or training do you have to make you the right person for the job?
Our team are highly trained in all aspects of electrical and split system installations. We hold all relevant trade licences plus our team hold working at heights, elevated work platforms, rail industry worker cards, first aid certificates and many other certifications.
Is there a particular aspect of your trade or industry that you specialise in?
Electrical - We specialise in renovations and refurbishments in both domestic and commercial settings. Air conditioning - We specialise in the installation of split system air conditioning.
How do you normally charge for your service?
Per item or per job. If required for the clients we are happy to work on a hourly rate if the client isn't fully sure on how much works they are wanting done. We can also work with our clients to ensure that they are getting the most out of there budget offering alternative materials
What makes your pricing competitive?
Our pricing is in line with the current market rates in Melbourne and we offer our 5 year warranty on top of this which most other electrician's only offer 1 year at best.
Are there any special offers you would like to offer to Oneflare customers?
Eligible One flare customers may received discounts for repeat works. Seniors may be eligible for discounts to there works also. We have referral discounts for customers that provide additional leads that lead to locked in works.
How can a customer save money before you start the work? Please give 3 tips
1. Contact us to complete a site visit and look at some ways the works can be completed differently
2. Ensure the quotes received are 'like for like'. Generally we find that others who are cheaper are not doing the same job that has been quoted.
3. Ensure you know what you want before the site visit
What are the typical things that you need to know before you can provide a quote to a customer?
1. What they are wanting done
2. The existing site conditions
3 . When are they wanting the works completed by
Are you an insured business and do you guarantee your work?
We currently hold $20,000,000 public liability insurance and also hold current workers compensation insurance. We offer a 5 year warranty on all workmanship. Warranty T&C's apply.
What makes you the most reliable and trustworthy person for the job?
With a proven track record of honest and reliable staff we endeavour to always get the job done on time, within budget and most importantly safely for both the client and our own team.
What questions do customers commonly ask and how would you answer them?
1. How much do you charge? It depends on the job itself plus the site conditions.
2. How quickly can you start? Generally in the next couple of days as we have 10 staff members we can typically make it work to a clients needs
What questions should a customer ask to hire the right service professional?
1. Are you licenced?
2. Are the materials you are using certified to Australian standards? (Insurances will not pay out if they are not)
3. Will you provide a certificate for your work? (It is a legal requirement to be licenced and complete electrical works in Australia)
What do you like most about your job?
Working with all the different clients day in and day and completing a variety of jobs, plus travelling to different areas of Melbourne.
Do you have a favourite customer story you would like to share?
Our best customers stories are the ones of those that are now our long term customers. They have seen the quality of work that our team provide and always call back when they need something else done.
How did you decide to get into your line of work?
Through an interest in the electrical field. Our business has since noticed a need for and electrical contracting business that provide quality and reliable work as there is too many operators around that are cutting corners wherever they can.