How it works
How to book PAT testing
1. Get a price
Tell us about the job. We’ll give you the hourly rate for PAT testing in your area.
2. Secure your slot
Choose a time & date, then pay a one hour callout charge to secure your slot.
3. Appliances tested
We'll send a tried & trusted tradesperson to test your appliances. You’ll pay for any extra time or materials after the job’s complete.
Why choose Housekeep
Fast & free quote
We'll provide a super fast, no-obligation quote - completely free-of-charge
Tried & trusted tradespeople
We've got a squad of experienced, vetted professionals who can PAT test your appliances & ensure they're safe to use. Just let us know what you need & we’ll get you booked in
Simple online booking
No long back-and-forth. No hassle with cash and no stress. Just an easy online booking experience
We’re here when you need us
Short notice or advance booking - we’ll book you in at a time that suits you. And we’ll provide an arrival window so you won't need to wait all day
Dedicated support for tradespeople jobs
Speak to our super responsive support team any time you need a hand. We're available 7 days a week
What you get with Housekeep
PAT testing service
Our experienced and vetted professionals can PAT test one or all of your appliances, including:
- Any other plugged in appliance
You can book for just one or two appliances to be tested – or you can book us to test all of the appliances in your home or rental property. Just let us know & we'll match you with a tried and trusted local professional to get the job done.
Frequently asked questions
PAT testing stands for Portable Appliance Testing. It's used as a method to determine whether or not fixed appliances, consumer electronics & other electrical items in the home & workplace are safe to use.
PAT testing involves a professional completing visual inspections & other tests to check the safety of appliances. They'll then either pass or fail the appliance and provide a certificate.
PAT testing is often used by landlords & employers to ensure that they're carrying out their electrical safety obligations.
You pay a minimum one hour callout charge for PAT testing.
If it takes more than one hour to test your appliances, you’ll be charged for the additional time in 30 min increments (plus the cost of any materials).
There's no hassle with cash - we accept Visa, Mastercard and American Express payment cards.
Our tradespeople are experienced and qualified professionals. And we collect reviews and ratings from every job to ensure tradespeople are 5* quality.
Yes - all of our tradespeople are fully insured.
We've got great customer service, and our responsive support team are at hand to help if any issues come up during your booking.
We have tradespeople available at short notice or for advance booking. Just choose a date and time that works for you when you book in.
When you book your job, let us know your address. We'll make sure that you're matched with a trusted local professional who's based near you.
If there's anything wrong with the job, let us know within 72 hours and we'll come back. If the problem’s to do with our work, we'll fix it for free.
Booking PAT testing
It used to be tricky to find a trusted tradesperson. But we’ve made the whole process seamless – from getting a quote, to securing your slot, to getting your appliances PAT tested.
We'll match you with an experienced local tradesperson in just a few clicks. They'll be able to PAT test any appliances – including TVs, microwaves, fridge/freezers & more. You name it - we test it.
All of our PAT testing jobs are charged at a simple hourly rate. Just let us know what you need and we’ll give you a price. Choose a date and time that works for you and pay a one hour callout charge to secure your slot. If it takes more than one hour to PAT test your appliances, you'll be charged for the additional time in 30 min increments.
All of our tradespeople are tried and trusted, with lots of experience testing household appliances. And we collect reviews and ratings after every job to ensure tradespeople are 5* quality.
Ready to get a quote? Click here to get started.
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Here for you every day
We’re here for you, Monday-Friday from 08:00 to 18:00, and on weekends from 08:00 to 17:00.