Sparky's Corner: Philip Chinn

Sparky's Corner: Philip Chinn

Philip Chinn is our ‘Sparky of The Month’.

Philip Chinn of PSC Electrical in Croydon speaks to Zano about his electrical career, his exciting TV appearance and his experience with LED dimming.


Name: Philip Chinn

Company: PSC Electrical

Location: Croydon, London


Why did you become an electrician?

I worked with an electrician when I was 15. I loved it straight away.

What do you enjoy most about your job?

Making customers smile and exceeding expectations.   

What's the most interesting job you've completed to date?

Love Your Garden with Alan Titchmarsh on ITV doing garden lighting. Click here to take a look.

What are the biggest challenges you face day-to-day?

Running the company, including electricians, office staff and apprentice electricians. 

What services have been most in demand this year?

Solar PV battery EV.

Fun fact about you?

I believe I am good at making animal sounds!

How did you find out about Zano Controls?

I have used Zano Controls throughout my electrical career (industry standard). 

What is your go-to product?

I don't have a go to product. I will select a product depending on what the customer’s needs are.

What's the biggest LED dimming problem you've faced?

Lights flickering from the dimmer because the dimmer was not compatible with the lights. 

If you could rewire anyone's house, who would it be?

The King's at Buckingham Palace. 


Think you have what it takes to be our next Sparky of The Month? Be sure to share your installations and projects with us, and it may just be your face appearing in our next Sparky’s Corner! For any project or product enquiries, please call the team on 0345 519 5858 and we will be happy to help.


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