Designed to protect against water and dust, the range of IP rated weatherproof electrical accessories at Homebase will power your outdoor implements safely and efficiently. Items include BG Electrical’s easy to install WP22 twin socket with its stylish modern profile and completely weatherproof front cover – once sealed, it can safely be used while you jet-wash your car or patio.
For extra reach, the robust HMU15134SL‑PX 15-metre cable reel from Masterplug’s Pro‑XT range features four 13-amp sockets, an easy wind handle and thermal cut out to prevent overheating. Like all Pro-XT products, it comes with
a five‑year guarantee.
Top tips for electrical safety outdoors
• Use a Residual Current Device (RCD) with all outdoor electrical equipment.
• Switch off and unplug electrical items before cleaning, adjusting or checking them.
• Be aware of where the electrical power cables are at all times.
Courtesy of www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk