SCV Electrical

  • Lighting Required in Fashion Showroom.

  • Repair of electrical equipment fitted into the wall

    Very good work. Made sensible suggestions on the best possible fix. Would hire again.

  • Electrical Use Testing

  • Several small things

  • Change light switches to intermediate switches

    David did a great Job.

  • Electricity installation help please

  • Installation of oven and fridge

    Dave was fantastic - polite, efficient, knowledgeable and got the job done really quickly.

    Would definitely recommend and use again as he really out me at ease with the work that needed doing and was flexible when the jobs changed.

  • 10 or so Electrical Jobs

    Good work. Knew their stuff and did a professional job. May well have been cheaper elsewhere, but felt the were reliable and competent.

  • Electrical Assessment NHS General Practice Central Ldn

  • Dist.Board/Lighting

    Quick response David well organised, and Ben, who came very polite, professional and good communicator

  • 3 Phase Investigation and other fault finding

    Very happy, main issue with 3 phase supply resolved. Other jobs weren't as success due to more time need to focus on them. Will happily use again.

  • Fit four light fittings

    Dave was fast and professional. I'd highly recommend him and his team for peace of mind and a job well done.

  • circuit tripping

    I have had a rotten time with rogue traders and this is the first time Ive used mybuilder - Dave came and was polite - gave me loads of info, did the job, thankfully it wasn't complicated and I felt did it with respect and intelligence. It was a huge relief as this felt for me like taking a risk. He was competent and skilled.
    thank you.

  • Light fitting

    Really friendly, professional and a finished the job quickly and well.

  • shower lights and fan not working

    Completely happy. Gave sensible warning of possible pitfalls (there were none as it turned out), explained clearly what he was doing and adapted to what we wanted. It works fine.

  • Move a Chandelier

    Dave is very professional and did a very good job with fixing and moving my chandelier. He arrived on time and offered great advice. I would definitely recommend him.

  • Bathroom Fan Installation

    Great job, professional and reliable. Well done!

  • Doorbell broken

    SVC found some unforeseeable complications, dealt with them, and didn't charge for the extra labour. Showed up on time, put up with my need to reschedule, did good work. Would definitely recommend.

  • Replace heating controls

    Arrived on time and did a good job of fitting thermostats and timer at a reasonable price.

  • Fitting shaver socket in bathroom

    Job preformed well to a good standard, paid for an hour so he did a another small job to make up the time. Trustworthy and efficient.

  • electric issue with wiring to hot water cyclinder

    David got back to me within an hour of my job being posted with a quote. He came out at lunch time the following day and sorted the job out within half an hour. He then hung around for a while to test the water and later suggested an improvement that could be made to the system.

    I was very happy for his efficient system and the way he kept me informed the whole process including sending me photos. Also his fees seem fair and he did not charge me more despite the fact it was urgent.

    I will certainly be using him again if he is available.

  • Mystery bathroom down lights

    Dave made an extra effort to fit me in really early this morning which was brilliant. He figured out and sorted the problem in minutes. Lovely bloke, would highly recommend him.

  • Lighting

    Really good thorough job and at a fair price.

  • Pillar with network/electrical ports to move in office

    Dave contacted me very quickly after I posted the job, both via message and phone. He nicely explained all the aspects of the job and costs which was competitively priced. He was punctual and helpful. I will certainly be using him again if he is available.

  • Issue with lights and potential rewiring

    Dave was punctual and helpful and fixed the longstanding problem with the my lighting that other electricians had shied away from, as well as giving my advice on some other future issues. Can thoroughly recommend and would definitely use again.

  • 3 jobs in 1

  • Light Fitting and Light Switch Fixing

    Highly recommended! Dave was very helpful, worked efficiently and did a great job - I would use him again.

  • Install 2 ceiling pendant lights

  • Bathroom Extractor Fan

    Highly recommend David. Prompt, excellent communication & very thorough.

  • Electrical Inspection Test

    Great service, efficient and reliable. I'd highly recommend him to anyone.

  • Kitchen lighting

    Excellent service. Immediately diagnosed the problem, set out the options, estimated how long it would take, and got on with the job. I'd happily use SCV Electrical in the future, and will refer them to others.

  • Replace smoke alarms & wire in spotlights

    Very impressed with Dave. Basically all you want in a good tradesman: courteous, clear, professional. Invoice sent by email after the job with VAT etc. Not the cheapest but felt in very safe hands and worth the money.

  • Two additional sockets, moving a light, new door bell

    Highly recommended electrician - intelligent, pleasant and hardworking. Was also good at communicating and explaining what he was doing. Would definitely hire again if I have other electrical work.

  • Adding / extending electrical sockets to bedroom

    Excellent experience all round - Dave is a friendly, accommodating professional whom I would highly recommend to others. Very clear in his advice, competitively priced and extremely easy to deal with, he really is a safe pair of hands. I will definitely use him again.

  • Replacement of some lights and switches... in N16

    dave did a great job, arrived bang on time as arranged, explained clearly what the process would be and did a great job. good value and very professional. would highly recommend!

  • Install ceiling pendent lamp in kitchen

    Dave is very personable, arrived on time, explained the job and how he is going to do it and how it'll be charged and then finished swiftly, clean and very professionally! Excellent work done! I will recommend him to my friends!

  • Broken light in lounge

    Ontime, great work and lovely guy . Will recommend to my friends

  • Light has blown in hallway

    Very prompt and efficient. Good fair price. Friendly and professional. Would recomend and will be using again very soon!

  • decommissioning redundant appliances + improve wiring

    David was excellent. He did a great job, was friendly and efficient and we would definitely hire him again. Highly recommended. Jo,

  • Install 1 light fixture and fix 2 broken leds

    Was really pleased with SCV electrical. They got the job done quickly, knew their stuff and for a very reasonable price. Very very professional, would definitely recommend!

  • power going out

    Did the job quick and well.

  • Remove 3 chandeliers & disconnect turntable

    Great guy - prompt, helpful, reasonable. I'd hire Dave again.

  • Replace control for electric underfloor heating

    Job down well and swiftly.

  • Electrical Check - switch installation etc

  • repairing microwave and replacing light fitting

  • Broken ceiling light fitting or switch

    Job completed well, fault identified and resolved.

  • domestic electrical

    Very speedy response, got the job done. I'm happy

  • light fittings

    Prompt service. Called straight away. Job completed within 2 days of posting.
    Professional and polite.
    Would defiantly use again.
    Thanks Dave.

  • lights and extractor fan not working

  • Electrical Issues

    Completed the job in quick and professional manner.

  • fixing a double dimmer switch

    Dave was amazing, super nice, very professional and focused. He even helped fine tune another electrical endeavour I had started, free of charge. Would absolutely recommend.

  • Property needs electrical certificates

    I am very happy with the job David did, and would absolutely hire him again, and would recommend him. He was very professional, stuck to his quote, and did a really good job. All positive, thank you!

  • Bathroom lighting

    David was really courteous, efficient; since he finished the job in less than one hour he asked me if I had any other jobs he could look at while he still has 15 min left. highly recommend.

  • Fuse box problem -

    Excellent service - prompt, polite and professional - I would completely recommend SCV electricals

  • Fit chandelier light fitting and repair connection

    David was a fantastic help - efficient and professional. Came round and completed the job very quickly for a reasonable price and then looked for other things to do until the minimum time paid for was up - couldn't have asked for more.

  • Wire lighting for trade show

    Great attention to detail and stayed longer than planned to get the job done. V pleased

  • Reinstate removed ceiling light and fit chandelier

    Efficient, job well done

  • Electricals check

    Really responsive, quick to get the job done and good to deal with.

  • Replace/fix water heater controller

  • Install panel heater/fix socket/ connect bathroom fan

    Really good contractor. Gave good advice and completed the task exactly as I wanted with good liaison.

  • Replacement of bathroom extractor fan

    Really excellent work - Dave went above and beyond the call of duty. Very happy. Would recommend highly!

  • Electrical Inspection

    David is a model tradesman- personable, efficient and very competent. He carried out an inspection on my flat and did all the required work to get it regulation compliant. I had no worries leaving him alone in the flat all day, and came back to find the place spotless and electrically safe at last.


  • Repair/replace extractor fan at MyBuilder HQ

    A job well done as always. Thanks Dave.

  • Wire Inspection & Fitting

  • Boiler not working - Electrical issue

    Great service. Called straight away and managed to squeeze me in within a few hours, turning up early in the end as another job had finished before originally thought.

    Was really thorough and fixed a few other things whilst he was here. I would not hesitate to hire him again and he will now be my first point of call if and when anything electrical does go wrong.

    Thanks again

  • Fit plug socket in cupboard & extend bath fan time

    Friendly professions and honest going the extra mile to get the job done. Provided a receipt afterwards without being asked. Would recommend to anyone looking for a trustworthy electrician

  • Electrics Check for Bought House

    Dave did a great job and stayed in touch throughout.

  • Period Inspection Report and PAT testing prior to let

  • Replace / repair pendants

    Dave did everything we asked and gave good advice about ongoing maintenance. I would gladly hire him again for other electrical work.

  • Light Fitting Faults

  • Wiring a kitchen hood extractor & fixing bathroom light

    Good communication. Job completed.

  • Move bedroom light fixture

    Great work on the new plug and light fitting. Felt totally comfortable having David in the house. A very business like and efficient guy!

  • Airflow icon extractor fan isn't working

    Great job; flexible on dates, great advice, great service. Thanks!

  • Electricity ring for kitchen potentially broken

    Fantastic work. Methodological, tidy, friendly - effective and knowledgable. Highly recommended, my favourite electrician so far.

  • Electrician

  • Live neutral reverse

    David did am excellent job. Worked quickly to find the problem and fixed it in a professional and tidy manner. Highly recommended.

  • Move light + new plug

    Completed the job quickly and neatly and had a friendly manner.

  • Replace existing downlights (33) with LEDs

    Dave made himself available on a day that worked well for me, arrived at the agreed time and completed the job earlier than expected to a high standard. Wouldn't hesitate to use Dave again for offer electrical jobs and likely will!

  • Remove/Terminate Light Switch and Double Plug

  • Bathroom Extractor Fan and re-decorating

    Very quick response in being able to do the job. Work was done professionally with good results. Many thanks.

  • Dimmer switch broken

    Fixed everything in half an hour. Fast, friendly and would use again.

  • lighting

    reliable, friendly and job well done - I now plan to use Dave in the future - highly recommended

  • Fixing fan in the bathroom and fan in the kitchen

    reliable, friendly and a job well done.

  • Reposition sockets. Hang 3 pendent wires into ceiling

  • 2 heaters removed, rcd change, quote for new lighting

    Got my job done by Dave Gilbert, SCV, really nice guy, hoping to get him back for next job. Business like well spoken.

  • Bathroom extractor fan installation and general repairs

    Dave was puntual, easy to talk to and helpful at explaining the issues. He seemed very competant and trustworthy. The job involved some general electrical maintance work, such as replacing light switches and sockets but he also identified a fault with my fuse board. Would recommend to friends and family.

  • New sockets, outside lights, some chasing required.

    Dave did a great honest, no mucking around job for me and was very pleasant and professional in his manner. I'd be happy to hire him again and would recommend him without hesitation.

  • Lighting & Power - Internal

    Very hard working, honest and reliable,along with competitive prices, we have called upon SCV Electrical for all of our electical work and highly recommend this company!

  • Find and fix a fault with an isolator switch

  • Electrician required to install bathroom extractor fan

    Dave did a great job installing a bathroom extractor fan. He was very prompt in arranging to do the work and provided very realistic estimates of time and costs. Trustworthy and professional, I would definitely use Dave again and recommend him to anyone looking for an electrician.

  • Bathroom lighting repair

    Very good service, from a friendly helpful person. Would definately use him again.

  • Bathroom Light Fitting and Reconnecting Wires

    Dave was brilliant, I thought the job was impossible, he just did it in an hour.

  • Ceilings lights, kitchen and bathroom extractor fans

    Nice guy and job was done to high standard.

  • Fuse circuit for sockets keeps tripping

    Really happy with Dave, he responded quickly through the site, arranged a time to come round and fixed the issue whilst explaining what was wrong with the circuit.
    Would definitely recommend SCV Electrical to anyone else looking for an electrician!

  • Replace boiler CH/HW timer

    Very pleased with work which involved fitting a new timer to a gas boiler. I found Dave to be professional and reasonable, but most importantly the work was of a high standard. Would recommend.

  • Half day of electric jobs

    Excellent work done and got back to us extremely quickly. Highly recommended.

    Stoke Newington

  • MyBuilder office lights have gone out

    Thanks for sorting out our office lighting! Hannah will be making sure she keeps her legs away from the switches!

  • Electrics keep shorting

    First class. Would not hesitate to use Dave again nor can I recommend him highly enough.

  • Light circuit blown

    Very quick to respond. Completed job quickly and efficiently and he gave me some useful advice too. Number now stored in phone! Many thanks.

  • Mend faulty ceiling light and kitchen plug socket

  • Light Fitting

    Dave was great - he came in to hang 4 new ceiling pendants. He was very proactive in amending some issues identified while on site. We'll have him back soon to give the whole house a once over.
    definitely recommend.

  • Fixing Lights Circuit and Hot Water

    I was very happy with the service, David was honest, knowledgeable and efficient. Every other company I asked to quote me came back with hidden costs. I would definitely use SCV Electrical again.

  • Bathroom

    Great job finished on time and how we wanted

  • Supply and install new CCU

    Very happy with the work completed by SCV.


    A job well done, really reliable chap with totally fair pricing. Would not hesitate to use again.

  • Restaurant extraction system (electrical problem)

    Dave is very professional, honest and polite - the ideal electrician. Highly recommended.

  • Replace mechanical central heating timer

  • Wiring for lights

    David is great! He arrived on time, tidied up thoroughly and the cost of the job was less than he had quoted on the phone. I can wholeheartedly recommend him.

  • Install of 9.5 KW electric shower unit

    Dave was great. Prompt, friendly and highly professional. Did the job as agreed plus some additional testing that turned up some faults on existing circuits in the flat - these were put right at no extra charge.
    Wouldn't hesitate to recommend to others.

  • ?faulty connection

    friendly, arrived on time, identified the fault quickly and repaired without any problems

  • Quick immediate install of two double sockets

    Dave responded promptly to a short notice request to fit two electrical points in a room where I was replacing the flooring offering to come that same day. Although the job was small, I was impressed by his communication, workmanship, and general manner - not forgetting very reasonable rates. I would not hesitate to use him for bigger jobs in the future.

  • Fit LED light bulbs sockets in bathroom

    It doesn't get more efficient than this, called on Monday afternoon, Dave was here first time on Tuesday morning and completed the work very quickly to a great standard and reasonable price, will definitely recommend

  • MR11 halogen replacement with double AR111 fittings

    Very quick response, clear quote, and great job. Fully recommended.

  • Lighting

    Dave did a brilliant job on some hall/cloakroom lighting for us. I would definitely use him again and recommend him to others. The work Dave did was very neat and finished to a very high standard.

  • bathroom light to be fitted, switch needs replacing too

    Polite, tidy and efficient electrician. Have already recommended several times...

  • Fit two ikea lights

    Very happy with the work if was quickly and cleanly done. 4 lights installed and a wiring problem fixed for a great price would certainly use David again.

  • Check and repair double socket

    Dave did an excellent job diagnosing the problem over the phone which meant that I was able to fix the socket swiftly myself. I later used Dave to fix an additional problem; combining our entrance phone with a doorbell, he was excellent. Patient, tidy and polite - I won't bother looking for anyone else for future jobs.

  • installing a security light

    Highly recommend! We are extremely happy with the quality of work done (installing security light, moving sockets/TV aerial and generally finding solutions to fix other electrical problems. Dave was friendly and reliable with good honest rates.

  • New plug socket and moving phone socket

    Very friendly, extremely efficient and knowledgable. Dave is now my go to electrician with any jobs I have and I would recommend him to anyone.

  • Hob socket/wiring needs testing

    Sorry Dave, forgot to leave feedback!
    Dave did a small wiring job for me on the kitchen hob supply at reasonable cost.

  • wiring for 3 new wall light fittings

    Dave did a fantastic job for us - was punctual, quick, tidy and good value. We're already hiring him back for a second and bigger job.

  • Boiler electrics

    Dave got in touch straight away and came around the following morning.
    He was really helpful and fixed everything we needed with time to spare so got a few more things done around the house as well. I would happily hire Dave for a more work.

  • Fridge has no power

    Dave was very efficient and got the jobs done perfectly within time and on budget. Would highly recommend! Thank you very much Dave.

  • 13 amp switch fuse spur for Dishwasher not working

  • Check wiring etc

    Carried out the job I required to a good standard

  • Additional power points & seperate circuit to be added

    An excellent electrician, came and accessed the job thoroughly, then told me exactly what was needed to be done. Very reasonable quote and completed the job in a quicker time than we first thought. Would highly recommend and will use again for any future work.

  • move plug sockets

    David was punctual,friendly and tidy. I will use him again and have already recommended him. Work carried out efficiently and exactly how he explained. Reliable and conscience electrician

  • Electrics & Smoke/Heat Alarm

    Dave was very quick to respond to our query and offered a good service. It has taken a couple more visits than first thought to sort the issues out (partly due to poor weather and also the need to order parts). Dave has been very helpful throughout and I would certainly recommend him to others.

  • Consumer unit upgrade and certificate

    The job was not started as Dave bowed out upon realisation that it was more difficult than originally thought. Leaving positive feedback as he was cautious and honest, leaving me in no worse state than where I started.

  • Fit an extractor fan

    Brilliant! Courteous, polite, efficient, very helpful and excellent value for money. I wholeheartedly recommend.

  • Possible rewire of 1 bed flat

    Very quick professional and trustworthy. Will definitely use again.

  • Bathroom power outage to shower

    Brilliant service, quick response and reasonable prices. He spotted some dodgy set up that could have been dangerous and worked that into the fix after my electrical shower stopped working. Also came out on a Saturday morning. He was friendly and efficient. Would highly recommend.

  • Fix panel heater

  • Replace existing switches and install spots

    Great job, thank you. Really appreciate the quick, quality work with clear pricing... and the random UDC connection! All the best, Richard

  • Lighting rewiring

  • External light causing consumer unit to trip

    David of SCV Electrical fixed our outside light with no fuss. We would gladly get him back for other electrical work around the office. Thanks David.

  • overhead light not working in kitchen.

    David was very professional and his work was of a high standard. Would definitely use him again and would recommend him.

  • Bathroom fan

    Dave came to replace my bathroom fan and change a light fitting. I found him professional, friendly, and helpful. Dave undertook the work quickly and managed to source the parts cheaper than originally anticipated which was a bonus. I would definitely use Dave again if I needed anything else.

  • extractor fan

    Very quick at responding to request and arranging a suitable time. Efficient and friendly and responsibly priced. I would definitely recommend scv electrics.

  • Blown fluorescent lights in bathroom ceiling fixture

    Dave was really efficient and even nipped out to the shops to get the correct replacement fitting, thanks

  • Remove 8 wall mounted lights, 4 replaced w sockets

    Great job, very knowledgeable and friendly :)

  • Fixing strip lights in Holborn office asap

    I would thoroughly recommend Dave - he was clearly knowledgeable and completed the job quickly, efficiently, and very professionally. Very pleased with the service and would hire again.

  • Wire cooker hood and lights in kitchen

    Great job, very friendly. Would not hesitate to call again for future work

  • Check wiring in flat and fix back gate

  • Extractor fan and bathroom light

    Dave was reliable and efficient. He was helpful in giving an initial quote, and then arrived on time to complete the work. He went out of his way to help me with a few jobs that needed doing, and was amiable and pleasant as he did them. I would absolutely hire Dave again.

  • Light fittings x 2 + general electric & wiring check

    SCV Electrical did an excellent job. Would have no hesitation in recommending their services and I would contact them again in the future for any other electrical work I need doing.

  • Fixing 8 ceiling lamps and possibly add dimmers

    Job completed in a very professional, clean and precise way. Happy with the result. Will hire again in the future.

  • lights and fan stopped working in bathroom

    Excellent service. He arrived on time and he provided an informative and safe service (important to me) and charged a very fair amount. I will use him again and recommend his service to others. Hard working and knowledgeable. I am very grateful.

  • Source problem for wall heater not working. Fit lights.

  • 1 bed flat being refurbished: electrician needed

    Dave took on quite a lot of work in a flat refurb for me - installed 20 new LED spotlights, wired new power points, new bathroom extractor, and ran new wiring to install 4 new electric radiators. I was very impressed with his work - clearly knows his stuff, is great at troubleshooting and won't allow any work to be done that won't comply with Uk regulations (unlike many other electricians out there who didn't get their qualifications in this country).

    I had Dave back for a couple of other small jobs and recommended him to a couple of mates - who were equally as impressed.

    Thanks Dave!

  • Towel Rail not working

    Dave did a great job for us. What we thought would be a relatively minor issue turned into something a bit more complicated requiring the ordering of some parts, Dave bought the parts and came back the next day to complete the job. I would have no concerns recommending him.

  • Lights in the bathroom

    Fast response. Flexible with time. Professional.

  • Light switch

    David was punctual and clear about the cost and what the problem was. Would happily use again.

  • 2 electric heaters that don't seem to work

    Very helpful, will use again and would reccoment to friends

  • Circuit breaker problem

    Very quick reply. Excellent service and a very nice chap as well. Well priced and I would thoroughly recommend him to anyone that wanted a reliable, honest tradesman. Top man.

  • test and change breaker on shower feed

    Excellent work and communications, will use again definitely

  • Oven broken and 1 of my electric radiators

  • Extractor Fan fitted and ducted

    David is prompt to return contact and arrive at scheduled appointment times. He did a very professional job and when something needed adjusting he popped back and got it fixed in no time. He was also a good source of a plumber contact too. Have already recommended him to other people in my building and am happy to recommend him to anyone needing a reliable, well priced and trustworthy electrician.

  • Appliances seem to lost power, need check on electrics

  • EICR needed for three-bed, plus smoke/heat alarms

    I asked Dave to provide an Electrical Installation Condition Report for my house, as well as a small electrical repair. Dave was very communicative and helpful when we arranged a time and date, and when the day came he arrived on time. The Report and the repair was done with a minimum of fuss -- in fact Dave sent me the Report the day after he visited. I would certainly recommend.

  • Fix lights

    David arrived on time and worked efficiently to fix our lights. He will come back once we have bought a replacement for a lamp was not worth fixing. We are pleased with his work.

  • putting spotlights into a small bathroom

    We hired Dave to sort our electrics, hang and wire up our bathroom cabinet, put up spotlights in our bathroom and change our extractor fan. The work he has done has been great and we will definitely be using him again. His attention to detail was great and he flagged up a potential problem with our kitchen installation, which was very handy. I highly recommend him. He's a top bloke.

  • To replace the switch pull cord in the bathroom

    Job well done and the final bill was slightly lower than what was quoted.

    We are very happy with SCV Electrical and would work again with them should we need to.

    SCV Electrical's reply:

    Neutral? I think Carol made a simple mistake and meant to put 'positive'. He is clearly another happy customer!

  • Wall lights went off

    Dave was timely and efficient. He managed to complete the job within an hour. He also changed my lightbulbs without my asking, which was much appreciated. He also very kindly helped me install a chain lock to my door! If I have any more electrical jobs I would be sure to hire him again.

  • Quote needed for reconnection of electric in bedroom

    Highly reccomended. Dave was prompt, knowledgable and extremely helpful. If you are looking for an electrician then he is your man.

  • Lights have blown

    Great service, fast, friendly, efficient. I was flexible on arrival time and Dave kept me updated on his movements, turned up on the dot and did the job well. Would use again and recommend!

  • Several Sockets and switches moving

    On time, very efficient. Explained what and why he was doing. Very happy with the results

  • Replace Florescent lighting in factory

    Dave was extremely reliable, very efficient when quoting making sure we had the correct lighting levels for our print factory. Clean and tidy finished on time, all the lights look great, very pleased with his work, will definitely recommend him, already talking about the next project to install power outlets for the machinery.

  • Cooked Hood light

    Great. He was very prompt to respond and finished what turned out to be a more complicated job with great efficiency. I would definately recommend his services and use David again.

  • Install electric heater and LED lights in bathroom

    Excellent job done promptly. Would recommend and use again. Thanks so much.

  • Fixing a few things in my flat

    Dave was prompt, cost-effective, knowledgeable and friendly.

  • Bathroom light

    Great job - arrived right on time as promised, did everything required within an hour and made sure he left the place clean. Would definitely use again.

  • Help! Fire alarm doesn't stop beeping and other jobs.

    Dave was fantastic. He is highly personable, very efficient and cost friendly. He is professional, reliable and prompt. On top of it all, when he arrived the morning we arranged, I was violently ill and he was such a gentleman about it. I will definitely hire him again when any other work is needed. Thanks again Dave.

  • External security light - residential

    Dave did an excellent job at a reasonable price. I am very happy with the result and would definitely use him again.

  • Replace ceiling lights, fix sockets, fix dimmer

    Dave Gilbert from SVC offered us a great service. From the outset he was straight up about his rates, how long he expected to take etc. He worked quickly and conscientiously and did exactly what we asked of him, plus a few extras, in more or less the time he had estimated in the beginning. We were very happy with Dave's work. Great attitude, as well! I would happily recommend Dave Gilbert to anyone needing an electrical contractor.

  • Replace bathroom fan switch

    Professional, friendly, flexible with his time. Highly recommended!

  • Fully qualified electrician required

    David was extremely efficient and arrived on time on every occasion. He explained what needed to be done, and worked out ways around problems inevitably encountered. He fitted a new consumer box and laid cables to an electric shower. Highly recommended and reasonable charges.

  • Bathroom extractor fan replacement (supply & fit)

    I am a landlord and needed a new extrator fan fitted. Dave advised me well was on time, true to his word on the cost and gave me regular text updates before the appointment. In addition Dave followed up after to make sure everything was ok and took the payment online rather than cash in hand.

    All round - first class service!

  • Install 1 x new light switch and wiring to 3 lights

  • household electric

  • fit ceiling lights to 2 bedrooms

    Dave is everything you want from a tradesman: good communicator, reliable, compotent, trust worthy.

    He was efficient without rushing and the job came in less than the quote. Very happy with price and quality.

    Would have no hesitation in using him again.

    Thanks again,

  • Fix electrical & boiler problems

    Excellent, efficient service. Problem identified and fixed quickly. Reasonably priced and friendly - would recommend.

  • Removal of old electric oven and installation of new

    David was an excellent choice to install our new cooker. He gave us a very competitive quote. He was very flexible in arranging the installation time, turned up on time, did a great job, cleared up after himself and I would not hesitate to use him again or recommend him to any other users

  • Rewiring for a new light

    Efficient and did a good job.

  • Fit new light/switch/smoke detectors

    Really pleased with the work Dave did for us fitting some new lights and switches. We will defiantly being using him again for future electrical work.

  • 7 wall lights replaced

    Dave was punctual, friendly, knowledgeable and hardworking. I would have no hesitation in recommending him and I plan to hire him again within the month to carry out more electrical work for me.

  • Outside proximity light needs fixing.

    David, was excellent. Great communication. Was flexible with times so my tenants would be in when he visited. Punctual and a very fair price. I would not hesitate to recommend David and will definitely use again.

  • re-wire 2 Bedroom flat

    David provided a thorough and professional service from quoting to carrying out the works.
    I would happily use him again for future works.

  • Replacement of three spotlights/two ceiling lights

    Dave did an excellent job in installing three spotlights and two ceiling-mounted lights. On time, friendly and efficient - we would definitely hire him again and recommend him to others.

  • Faulty electrics in kitchen and heating controls

    Dave did an excellent job. I had a number of electrical problems in my kitchen and with my heating controls which he quickly diagnosed and came back to fix all at a good price. A really friendly, knowledgeable, and honest tradesmen. I will definely use him for other jobs and will happily recommend him to friends.

  • Extractor Fan Replacing

    Excellent. Came twice, helped with a variety of tasks and very reasonably priced. Very flexible with times. Can definitely recommned.

  • Fix light fittings, replace dimmer switch

    Excellent all round. Prompt, good quality work at good price. Will definitely book again.

  • Problem with fuse box

    Dave came very promptly and did the job very well, and looked into help me to carry on other electrical jobs for the future , I was confortable to have him around my child , I highly recommend him

  • Ceiling light replacement

    Dave has been a true professional from start to finish. The work he did was at one of my rental properties in London. I live in Australia at present so it was very important that I had someone reliable. Dave made everything very easy. He communicated with my tenants to organise multiple visits, emailed me with updates and even fixed a couple of other minor issues while at the property to make best use of the 1 hour minimum callout each time. He gets 100% on all counts. Thanks Dave!

  • Fix wall lights wiring extractor hood

    Dave quickly resolved a lighting wiring fault then went on to repair a tricky extractor hood. Good service. Would recommend.

  • ceiling lighting fixture and dimmable switches

    Great job and done very efficiently, despite David feeling under the weather... David even explained the faulty items and issuesm, which was definitely good to know. would definitely recommend.

  • Replacing wall socket

  • Replace 2 ceiling downlight transformers

    I was pleased with David's work who arrived promptly and did a good job.

  • Prepare flat for renting out

    Fantastic. Responded immediately and provided a very prompt service. Arrived when agreed and was very friendly and knowledgeable. Kept us informed at all times and inspired confindence. Good value for money. Highly recommended.

  • Faulty light fixtures

    Dave was great! We will definitely use him again!

  • Require 5 strip lights to be fixed.

  • Ceiling lamps wiring + kitchen ventilation fix.

    Quick response, flexible, punctual, affordable, job done well and quick, no problems at all.


  • Light socket fixing

    Efficient and effective, no fuss, great value- would definitely use Dave again.

  • Kitchen sockets

    Very professional.
    Would defiantly recommend.

  • Fluorescent light not working

    Dave knows his stuff, was very helpful and cooperative. He responded promptly, arrived on time and worked efficiently. It was clear that he has the necessary experience.

  • connecting new lights

    I would highly recommend David. He turned up at the agreed time and provided a friendly, reliable and efficient service. The quality of his work and attention to detail are fantastic. I will definitely use his services again.

  • Check electrics to bathroom / replace downlights

    Dave quoted a very reasonable price for some awkward electrical problems at one of our properties. He carried out the work swiftly (within two days of instruction) and communicated efficiently with the tenant to gain access and left without any disruption whatsoever to the tenant.

    As a landlord, Dave will be added to my list of trusted contractors and will be used again without any hesitation.

    A trusted and reliable contractor.

  • Electrician/ Light Rewiring

    Quick and efficient work. Very friendly to deal with. Will definitely use for future work.

  • Lights in kitchen and lounge not working

    Totally agree with David's other feedback that says he is a hardworking, pleasant guy who offers a competitive rate and gets the job done quickly. He sorted out my lights pretty much straight away and I have asked him to check all the electrics in my home for future work. He offers a reasonable price and is honest and a good tradesman- hire him, you won't be disappointed!

  • Positive Client Reference taken by MyBuilder

    David Gilbert installed the first fix wiring in our large Victorian flat. David was prompt and turned up on time. He was hard working, clean tidy and conscientious. We're hoping to get him back to do more work for us soon. We were very happy with the quality of work David carried out for us. I would definitely recommend him to other people. He's a nice chap and easy to get a long with. His price was also competitive.

  • Positive Client Reference taken by MyBuilder

    David supplied and installed metal conduit containing new circuits to supply three panel heaters in an office. He was ever so quick, tidy, didn't disrupt us in any way. If he was drilling it was in our office he worked around times to suit us. A very competitive quote. He sourced the parts etc at very good value for money. I am really pleased with the job and would definitely recommend him.

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