Join Thomas Nagy as he takes a look at all the latest topics from the world of electricals including product launches, top tips, and special guests.Thomas will also be joined by some of the biggest names from across the industry giving their view on the latest news and developments.The Electrical Show on Fix Radio is brought to you in partnership with Bosch Professional Power Tools.
Thursday, 30 November 2023
They're not going on holiday, they're discussing all the insurance you need to have, should have and whether some in the trade are winging it when it comes to insurance. Thomas and Paul also talk about traveling for work and the pros and cons of doing...
Thursday, 23 November 2023
Thomas Nagy goes through the Fix Radio Electrical Show mailbag and answers questions about his own professional development, YouTube, Specialisms, The meaning of life and more
Thursday, 16 November 2023
Thomas Nagy is joined by two electricians so that he can ask them about their approach to diet and exercise as busy tradespeople with not much time to prep and workout
Thursday, 9 November 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan trak the journey one might take from apprentice to master in the Electrical sector and talk about what success might look like through each step and discuss their own experiences too
Thursday, 2 November 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan do something a bit different on this episode and take a look at how Electricians can approach health and fitness. Thomas invites personal trainer Max (herculesyum.com) onto the show to give some expert opinion on how to...
Thursday, 26 October 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan are joined again by Dan Jackson, so that he can talk about his experiences in fire safety and explain to you what it's like building a career within this specialism
Thursday, 19 October 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan are joined by Dan Jackson, a fire safety principle consultant who has come into the studio to give advice to David McKeown, who specialises in fire safety but struggles to find good employees
Thursday, 12 October 2023
Thomas and Paul look at what the liability is around safety for the average jobbing spark, the contractors like Thomas and the clients like Paul
Thursday, 5 October 2023
Having recently been discussed in the House of Lords, Thomas and Paul look into diverted neutrals and how big an issue it could eventually become
Thursday, 28 September 2023
Thomas and Paul re-visit Solar/PV as an 'ism' and are joined by Mark Kerr, Lead Electrician at Joju Solar. Mark joined Joju a few years ago and has built a team of Electricians that work with him. On this episode he explains what his job consists of...
Thursday, 21 September 2023
Louise and John return with their apprentice Lauren to discuss what it's been like bringing Lauren into their Smart Home Installation business. Lauren talks about what she's learnt, Louise and John discuss the benefits of bringing Lauren on and...
Thursday, 14 September 2023
Louise Tarling and John Vauxhall met when John was working as a black cab driver, fast forward a number of years and they're moved into the Electrical sector and are completing smart home installations across Essex with their apprentice Lauren. On...
Thursday, 7 September 2023
Paul Meenan has tried to address his work life balance this year and discusses why he's chosen to do this and how he's gone about doing so. Thomas talks about the journey he has been on in recent years and how that's pushed him to the limit.
Thursday, 31 August 2023
Show hosts Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan shed light on how to specialise in solar PV and boost your revenue
Thursday, 24 August 2023
Thomas and Paul take part in a 'fill in the blanks' exercise about the trade. Not sure what that means? Complete this sentence: I like listening to the Electrical Show podcast because...
Thursday, 17 August 2023
Rich Hepple from the Art of Smart joins Thomas and Paul to talk about specialising in Smart Home Installation. Rich talks about what type of person you need to be and what skills be required. He talks about the clientele you'll work for, what you...
Thursday, 10 August 2023
Thomas and Paul look at green tech and how sustainable it is. Carbon footprints, net zero, is it all greenwashing? They're joined by ex-BBC environmental pioneer, speaker & advisor, Roger Harrabin as well as Stephen Robinson from Hyperion...
Thursday, 3 August 2023
Thomas and Paul are going to be looking at specialisms in the Electrical sector every fortnight or so on the show and they start with EV charge point installs. Danny Webb, Known as Sparky Milan on social media joins Thomas and Paul to talk about his...
Thursday, 27 July 2023
PAT Testing - is it taken seriously enough? Are we doing it properly? and what are the consequences for ignoring it entirely?
Thursday, 20 July 2023
Thomas and Paul talking about posts regarding fake qualifications and gold cards available for sale on social meda. What can be done about this? Who is doing something about it? What is it doing to your safety on-site? How are scammers creating this...
Thursday, 13 July 2023
We keep getting asked - how do I know when I'm ready to work for myself and how should set my business up? So Thomas shares his experiences and shares a never before heard fact about a career he almost took up instead of Electrical. Bradley Jones...
Thursday, 6 July 2023
Thomas Nagy calls on Paul's wealth of knowledge to get some top tips and random facts from him as well as giving some of his own tips that he's picked up along the way
Thursday, 29 June 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan are joined by two guests to discuss the different ways that Electricians can approach learning and CPD and also look at some of the material on offer for free and from behind paywalls. Joining Thomas and Paul is award...
Thursday, 22 June 2023
Apprenticeships are fantastic and a true and tested route into the industry. What comes next is amazing but also daunting and it can be hard to know what the best foot forwards is. So on this show Thomas and Paul share their post apprenticeship...
Thursday, 15 June 2023
Paul talks about some of the people he knows that have been blacklisted in the industry, offers some insight into what people are being blacklisted for, why it's such a damaging thing for those that are blacklisted and why it's a problematic culture...
Thursday, 8 June 2023
Paul gives you an update on the recent changes to the wiring regs and why it's important to stay informed and educated on everything related to BS7671
Thursday, 1 June 2023
Thomas has found himself taking on increasingly larger work over the last few years but has found cash flow challenging during this time. Paul and Thomas discuss how long you could be waiting to be paid from larger work and how to outline your...
Thursday, 25 May 2023
Entitlement, thinking you know it all and knowing nothing, having all the gear and no idea, being confidently wrong and not being able to be told anything. These are all issues Thomas and Paul have come across again and again in the trade over the...
Thursday, 18 May 2023
Thomas Nagy and Paul Meenan ask what is an Electrician? Who can call themselves an Electrician? What's the difference between a Sparks and an Electrician? They also address some of the stereotypes thrown at them by other trades
Thursday, 11 May 2023
Thomas and Paul discuss some of the new tech coming and already entering homes across the UK. They talk about what you will see added during construction of new build homes, what you could make some money from in the domestic market and the longevity...