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Worn, broken or faulty electrics at home is not only inconvenient as things will not work properly but is also very dangerous so things should be fixed as quickly as possible.
Having said this it is not the best decision in the word to tamper with things yourself increasing the chance of making things worse and even getting hurt in the process.
You should start looking for a professional to do things properly guaranteeing that work to be completed to a satisfactory standard and will be safe and last for years.
The company or individual that you hire should have a solid reputation for great work and have plenty of testimonials that back up the work that has been done in the past.
Also insurance is very important should things go wrong which is unlikely to happen if you do your homework and pick the right person.
If you want to find someone in a hurry, you can search your local area online. This is a convenient way as you can search from your mobile phone or tablet. You will directly be able to see all of the above mentioned as view maybe some images and videos of the company performing work. You should also be able to request a quotation for the work and the company may visit beforehand tosee what
There are two places that you can check that an electrician if registered and they are the NICEIC or NAPIT organisations. That way they have been checked out and are verified. It is also great if the person has also had a criminal record check as you will be letting this person into your home and will be around you personal possessions.