Extractor fans work like vacuum cleaners – filtering out the hot and humid air from your house. This means dust and dirt easily collect on the blades. To keep your fan in good working order, you’ll need to clean it regularly.
But sometimes, these fans will stop working, even after a good clean. This could be due to faulty wiring or a broken motor. And since both these issues involve electricity, it’s best to get a qualified electrician on the case.
Your electrician will safely turn off the fuse or circuit breaker before removing the cover plate to check for loose wiring and screws. If they can’t see an issue, they’ll test the motor and switch and repair or replace these if necessary.
If your extractor fan isn’t working and you suspect faulty wiring or a broken motor, a Part P qualified electrician is the best person for the job. They are certified to do work in and around your home, get assessed regularly and follow rigorous health and safety regulations. We have hundreds of these professionals on our platform. So simply tell us where you are and we’ll match you with a Local Hero.
and 467 more
“Paul was super speedy and gave us a really reasonable quite. The oven was fixed in a matter of hours”
“Everything. Turned up early, was very polite, friendly and efficient and cleared up after himself.”
“Contacted me quickly, came on time and did an excellent job.”
“Friendly, got the job done quickly and without messing around. Very prepared and on time”
“Very friendly. Explained things very clearly. They were tidy. Good value for money.”
“Found a local trade person within minutes who then rang me within 15 mins”
“Stuart was early, friendly, knowledgeable. Very helpful. Very pleased with the work.”
“Very professional and extremely polite tradesman. I would highly recommend this A class tradesman”
“Turned up on time. Completed the job quickly. Left no mess.”