About S H Electrical

We are small family business dedicated to safe, quality electrical installations and providing an emergency service when the lights go out in your home or business.

December 2002

S H Electrical was formed on 1st December 2002...about a year before we planned it!

The founders were:

Mark Streete, Katie Streete and Claire Houlihan

Mark Streete was appointed proprietor and remains so.

May 2003

We land our first big IT network contract.

Sept 2003 - Conrad Lewis Streete is born (a brother for Joshua Marcus). I attend site in the morning and hospital in the evening!

January 2004

Claire Houlihan departs S H Electrical qualified to 16th Edition C&G to go travelling. Thank you for all your hard work especially in Eastbourne during December 2003.

September 2004

Mark Hocken joins S H Electrical as Mark Streete's apprentice. Mark "H" or "Big Mark" as we call him is an Ex-chef and known for his conduit skills.

April 2004

We reach our first full financial year and submit our first complete year end accounts.

October 2004

Our accountants in Worthing report we have made a profit in our first full financial year. We are cautiously pleased.

December 2004

Analysis of sales shows computer training and consultancy has risen from 5% of the business to 30% when comparing 1st calendar year with the second calendar year.

February 2005

We continue to go from strength to strength, with bookings well into May.

Joshua (now 3 1/2) learns to test a battery for voltage using Daddy's test meter!

Conrad shows a keen interest in Daddy's screw drivers and makes friends with Big Mark bringing toy cars to show him!

April 2005

Mark Hocken passes his 16th Edition with flying colours. Well done Mark!

May 2005

S H Electrical win the contract to supply a Windows 2003 Small Business server and associated infrastructure. Our computing arm is well and truly making progress.

August 2005

Several computer workstations leave S H Electrical workshops to be installed at sites where we are known for our quality electrical work.

September 2005

S H Electrical are inspected and found to be of a standard sufficient to be awarded the status of Approved Domestic Installers with membership of NICEIC (National Inspection Council for Electrical Installation Contracting) to comply with Part P of the building regulations.

December 2005

S H Electrical win a one-stop-shop order for power, computing and communications.

We carry out:

bulletElectrical installation
bulletNetworking infrastructure
bulletWorkstation and network setup
bulletTelephone exchange installation.

August 2006

S H Electrical now offers broadband configuration value added service.   

bulletFirewall ADSL Router Modem configuration.
bulletHome network setup
bulletHouse Master V5  (web based house appliance controller)

April 2010

Jennifer Watts joins S H Electrical as an electrician improver.

July 2010

Jennifer achieves C&G 2382 (17th Edition) Qualified Electrician status. Well done, Jennifer!

January 2011

Mark continues to teach a 4th term at Northbrook College.