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Benefits of Hiring an Electrician For Your EV Charger Installation

Benefits of hiring an electrician for your EV charger installation

Investing in an electric car is good for the environment and reduces your reliance on fossil fuels. With over 95% of car charging done at home, more and more people are opting to install electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in their garages. If you're going to drive an EV, it only makes sense to have a home charging station. Home EV chargers allow you to start your day with a fully-charged vehicle and to charge anytime at your convenience. Researching home electric car charger installation options has become crucial for current EV owners and those looking to buy an EV.

The EV revolution is here, and it's not going away soon.
If you're new to the world of electric vehicle ownership and think a home EV charging station is in your future, you may be tempted to dive into the installation of this station on your own. After all, thanks to information on the internet and big box home improvement stores on every block, nearly everyone can take care of minor DIY repairs around their home without calling on the professionals. For homeowners, DIY work can mean different things to different people. It can run the gamut from painting to installing a lawn irrigation system. Each home improvement task requires different skill levels. Still, some repairs, such as electrical work, should only be done by licensed electricians due to the danger of handling electrical connections.

To help, we've broken down the benefits of hiring an electrician for your EV charger installation:

A professional electrician with expertise and experience - Amps & Volts Electric knows how to safely install any EV charger in your home.
With years of training and all the specialized tools needed, they can quickly assess any issue and install many different EV chargers.

An electrician is licensed and insured for your safety – Amps & Volts Electric only hires certified electricians. This means they know your town's electrical codes and regulations and make the safest installation options.

An electrician can help maximize installation locations, and efficiency for your EV charger – Amps & Volts electricians can assess problems and work with you to choose an installation location that complies with safety codes.

An electrician will ensure your EV charger wiring is safely installed and up to code – Amps & Volts Electricians know how to install EV chargers safely. This reduces the chance of a fire or other issue damaging your charger or home.

An electrician can help prevent damage to your home or property – Amps & Volts electricians are trained to work safely when installing wiring and other electrical components. They understand the risks associated with electrical wiring and know how to identify and avoid potential hazards. As a result, an electrician can help prevent fire, power surges, or other types of damage that can occur if the installation isn't done correctly. In addition, a professional electrician can guarantee the quality of their work.

These are a few benefits of hiring an electrician for your EV charger installation. Call Amps & Volts Electric today for an EV charger installation quote.