Requirements For Installation

REQUIREMENTS FOR INSTALLATION

For certain products that we deliver, free installation is also provided. We provide free installation for the following appliances:

1.Washing Machines

2.Clothes Dryers

3.Dishwashers

4.Refrigerators and Freezers

5.Cookers and Cooker Hoods

6.Built-in Appliances

7.Televisions of screen sizes of 50 inches and above

8.Home theater system with 5.1 speakers systems

Provisions have to be made from the customer’s side before we can install these appliances. These provisions and requirement s are as described below. The scope of our installation does not include the electrical, plumbing and masonry works that have to be provided from the customer’s side.

General notes:

All power supply sockets should be dedicated for each appliance. Appliances should not be connected via power socket adaptors.

Please check beforehand that the there is ample space available according to the dimensions of the appliance including allowances for door/lid swing and ventilation where required. Also sufficient space allowance should be provided for easy handling of the appliance during fitting in or pulling out.

Appliances should be provided a level, dry floor protected from splashing water.

All appliances sold in United Arab Emirates should comply with BS1363 three-pin standard. Thus the power socket provided at your residence should be compatible. See BS1363 socket below:

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Washing Machines and Dishwashers:

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·Regular water supply with shut-off valve

·For top loading American type washing machines only, separate water supplies – one for regular and another for hot water from a water heater - should be provided with respective shut-off valves

·Drain for waste water with provision for drain hose of the appliance to be inserted at a height of between 60 cm to 80 cm from floor level. The drain hose of appliance cannot be placed at ground level.

Clothes Dryers

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·If a venting hose is not already available at the place where the dryer is being fitted, check if a venting hose is supplied with the dryer or if it should be purchased separately.

·Provision for connecting 4-inch diameter venting hose to vent out the steam from the dryer.

Refrigerators and Freezers:

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·Minimum of 5 cm. space allowance between appliance and wall should be provided for compressor and condenser coil ventilation.

Full Electric Cookers:

·Dedicated electric power supply with isolator to enable hard wiring of the cooker.

Gas Cookers and Gas-Electric Combination Cookers:

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·Gas supply with hose provided by gas service provider.

Cooker Hoods:

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·If the hood is to be vented, 4-inch vent should be provided to be connected to the outlet of the cooker hood.

·Mounting surface for the cooker hood should be suitable for sturdy mounting.

Built-in Appliances:

·Obtain all dimensions and fitting details beforehand and provide to your fit-out/cabinet contractor.

·For built-in cookers and hobs refer to respective Cookers section above

·For all other built-in appliances dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

Televisions:

·Dedicated 13 amperes BS1363 three-pin power supply socket near location of appliance

·All interconnecting cables to connect peripheral equipment such as cable set top box, satellite receiver, DVD/Blu-ray disc player etc. should be provided by customer.

· In case of wall mounting of the television the surface for mounting should be suitable in terms affixing the TV wall bracket and bearing the load of the TV.

Home Theater System:

·All interconnecting cables to connect peripheral equipment such as cable set top box, satellite receiver, DVD/Blu-ray disc player etc. should be provided by customer

·Provision for concealment of speaker cables, such as conduits, under-carpet insertion etc. should be from customer side.