One of the things many people spend a lifetime hoping to add to their home is a hot tub or spa. Unfortunately, adding one of these is not really a plug and go process. There is extensive work that goes into adding a hot tub to your home. For most people, calling a Los Angeles electrician makes sense. It can save you time and keep you from injury. However, even if you do call H Electric or another electrician in Los Angeles, you may want to have a basic idea of what the process entails. Learn more about what you can expect, and then call H Electric for hot tub installation today!
First, you must choose a good location for your hot tub. It must be level, or you have to build a proper platform for it. Additionally, it must be in a spot where you can easily access electricity to power it. It is possible for this to be adjusted as well, but it will cause a bit more work for your electrician.
After the site is prepared, the installer will bring in the hot tub and connect the electricity. There may be certain wiring that must be done to make sure the hot tub remains powered even under heavy use. The wiring is often buried underground so that it is not in the way.
Finally, the last minute tasks are done to get the tub ready for use. This may involve running a cycle of water through and treating the water with the appropriate chemicals. Even if you handle the installation yourself, it can be important to get assistance with the preparation of the water. This will keep you safe while you swim and enjoy your new hot tub with your family and friends. H Electric is happy to help you every step of the way and get you in touch with other specialists as needed, to ensure you have a great hot tub experience.
Electric cars were once considered highly futuristic, but in today’s world we are increasingly seeing more and more electric cars taking to the streets right in our own neighborhoods. As more and more homeowners and businesses buy electric cars, the question of where they will charge their vehicle is a key issue.
Installing a Home Charging Station
If you own your home and you’ve purchased an electric car, you may want to consider the convenience of having an electric vehicle charging station installed in your garage. Vehicle chargers can easily be installed by a licensed and insured electrician in Los Angeles. H Electric is recognized as being a top installer in the area, and fully qualified to handle any type of electric vehicle charger installation.
Your property may not be equipped to handle the type of additional load that’s required for quickly charging an electric vehicle. If this is the case, you may need an electrical panel upgrade. An electrical panel upgrade will allow your electrical system to handle the extra demand of an electric vehicle charger. H Electric will be able to determine whether or not an electrical upgrade is necessary.
Electric charging stations will always require a special dedicated circuit in order to deliver the power that’s necessary to charge an electrical vehicle quickly. H Electric has the expert skills and the proper tools needed to safely install your new circuit.
Ready to Go Green
Although there is an initial investment involved when purchasing an electric vehicle, there’s nothing more satisfying than knowing you’ve done a small part in making the world a cleaner place.
To find out more about electric vehicle chargers, you can visit H Electric on the web at ElectricianLosAngeles.com, or give us a call directly. Whenever you’re ready for your charger installation, we will be happy to set up an appointment to go out to your property and speak with you about installing your new electric vehicle charging station.