Frequently Asked Questions
Can you install and supply the EV Charger?
McIntosh Electrical offers expert home EV charger installation by certified and licensed electricians. Using top-quality OCPP Certified EV chargers, we can provide you with a simple, fast and safe way to charge your electric vehicle. We can also install EV chargers in strata buildings and at commercial properties.
How quickly can you get out to my job?
If it is urgent, McIntosh has an expert term of same day emergency electricians who can usually get to you within 2 Hrs. If your job is not urgent, we have great flexibility with our availability, and will always do our best to arrive at a date and time that suits you.
What is your hourly rate?
An hourly rate is not indicative of the end price of the job. McIntosh believe that to offer complete pricing transparency, we need to provide the complete job pricing. So therefor we have honed and developed accurate job pricing over time, as opposed to hourly pricing. This final price includes all labour and materials allocated to the job, and is the end price, no hidden extras.
This gives our customers piece of mind, and always allows us to work within our customers budget.
What sort of guarantee do you offer?
As Accredited Master Electricians we are bound by a code of ethics and offer a 12 month guarantee on all our workmanship. We also only supply and install quality products and materials, that are covered by minimum 12-month Original Manufacturer Warranties, and in many cases in home replacement warranties. You can rest assured you are getting a professional service and premium products when you contract McIntosh Electrical.
What type of electrical work does McIntosh cover?
The good news is McIntosh Electrical covers ALL types of electrical works, with the exception of Level 2 Services. This includes all types of residential applications including data cabling, NBN Cabling and outdoor lighting. We also cover all commercial and light industrial applications from small to large premises, including office fit outs, retail fit outs, data and MDF works, power upgrades and all lighting upgrades.
How much will my job cost?
We know that giving you an accurate price, is what makes the difference between McIntosh Electrical and your average electrician. McIntosh offers accurate upfront pricing, when we have viewed and assessed the job on site. To get an accurate price on your job, just call 1300 627 727 to book a time that suits you.
What areas of Sydney do you service?
The good news is, McIntosh now services most of Sydney Metropolitan Areas with the exception of the Greater West
What’s the difference between an Accredited Master Electrician and a standard electrician?
Apart from our code of ethics and 12-month guarantee, Master Electricians are among the cream of the industry. We not only provide extremely professional service, but we are also highly reliable.
Our integrity towards our craft is not open to compromise, and we offer high a degree of expertise. The Master Electrician does not become one by some random method of selection. McIntosh Electrical is subject to a strict biannual audit biannually on our all areas of our business, including management policies, safety systems and practices, and overall quality of workmanship.
A Master Electrician represents “Value for Money”
Can I get an EV charger supply and install price without a site visit?
Yes! In most cases McIntosh can provide a written quote, after a quick discussion on your current setup and requirements.
Can you plug or wire in a wall charger to an existing power point?
No, all EV wall chargers need to be hardwired to your switchboard with an isolation switch.
Can the EV charger integrate with my solar system?
Yes! McIntosh supplies the EO and Wallbox brands of EV charger that both integrate with your existing solar system and have a green mode option, which draws solar power only, bypassing the grid.
How quickly can I get my EV charger installed once I order it?
Provided stock is available, McIntosh can supply and install your EV charger within two weeks.
Will the EV charger be Wifi capable?
Yes. All smart EV chargers have wifi capabilities and are controlled via a smartphone APP.