- Use adaptors plugged into other adaptors; or
- Overload adaptors, particularly withhigh-current appliances such as kettles, irons and heaters. (Low –current appliances include radios, televisions, computers and hi-fi equipment.)
- Buy cheap, substandard adaptors
- The most sensible action would be to install extra sockets.While you are at it, ask a registered electrician to install twin sockets rather than single ones.