Charging Your EV at Home

Electric vehicles offer not only fuel efficiency but also convenience. Rather than seeking out a charging port to fuel up your EV, you can install a port right in your home and charge your car or truck during your down-time.

When installing a charging port, you can choose from a variety of chargers to decide if you’re going to prioritize charging speed, budget or energy efficiency. Once you’ve found a suitable charger, our partners at Qmerit can help install it in your home.

Convenience, economy, and environmental prudence – what’s not to love?

What to Expect

Preparing to install a Level 2 charger in your home? Here’s a list of what will be included and excluded from your installation package (courtesy of Qmerit)

What’s Included?

  • Installation of a Level 2 hardwire charging station (which you provide) or a NEMA 14-50 outlet to be used with a Level 2 charging cord – plus labor and materials
  • Permit and inspection (as required by local jurisdiction – fees apply)
  • Provide and install code-compliant electrical wiring and protective tubing
  • Provide and install a new, properly sized breaker in panel
  • Power up your charging unit and test for proper operation
  • 1-Year warranty on parts and labor

What’s Not Included?

  • Level 2 charging station – this will need to be purchased by you ahead of your scheduled installation
  • Drywall, stucco, plaster, concrete or any other repairs to walls, ceilings or floors if penetration is required for wiring runs
  • Any trenching required if your garage is detached

Want to Learn More?

Find out about Level 2 charging port installation with Qmerit.