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Installation of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations with Crescent Homes Maui

As more people move toward sustainable living practices, electric vehicles (EVs) are growing in popularity. That means that more people need an electric vehicle charging station installed on their property.  We support this eco-friendly transition and offer expert electric vehicle charging station installation services. 

Electrical vehicle charging station in a private home garage
EV charging station in a private home garage

Crescent Homes Maui can help you choose the right type of charging station and the ideal location so you can enjoy your EV without worrying about finding a charging station while you’re running errands. 

Types of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

The type of charging station you need depends on the vehicle. Our licensed electrician can help determine which type you need for optimal charging.

Level 1 Charging:

  • Utilizes a standard household 120-volt outlet.
  • Ideal for overnight charging at home.
  • Slow charging speed, typically adding 2-5 miles of range per hour.

Level 2 Charging:

  • Requires a 240-volt circuit.
  • Faster charging speed, adding around 10-20 miles of range per hour.
  • Suitable for home installations, workplace charging, and public charging stations.

Level 3 Charging (DC Fast Charging):

  • High-powered, direct current (DC) charging.
  • Provides rapid charging, adding 60-100 miles of range in about 20-30 minutes.
  • Commonly found at public charging stations, offering quick top-ups during longer journeys.
Licensed electrician installing a Tesla connector in a new home
Licensed electrician installing a Tesla connector in a new home’s garage

Ideal Locations for EV Charging Stations

As electric vehicles become more common, you will see more and more charging stations throughout the day. We install EV charging stations in a variety of locations, including:

  • Residential Homes: Installing a charging station at home provides convenience and ensures your EV is always ready for the road.
  • Workplaces: Offering charging stations at workplaces encourages employees to choose electric vehicles and supports sustainable commuting.
  • Commercial Spaces: Restaurants, shopping centers, and other public spaces can attract environmentally conscious customers by providing EV charging infrastructure.
  • Multi-Family Residences: Condominiums and apartment complexes benefit from communal charging stations, encouraging residents to switch to EV use.
  • Public Areas and Highways: Strategically placed Level 3 fast-charging stations along highways facilitate long-distance EV travel.
Electric vehicle car and charger
Electric vehicle and charger in a driveway

Benefits of Choosing a Licensed Electrician

An EV charging station installed by an inexperienced electrician could lead to safety hazards and other problems in the future. Here are a few reasons why it’s a smart idea to work with a licensed electrician:

Electrical Safety

An improperly installed charging station could make your energy bills skyrocket without providing the charging you need. Licensed electricians ensure that your EV charging station is installed safely, adhering to all electrical codes and keeping your energy bill stable.

Power Management

You need to know that your new charging station won’t cause tripped breakers every time you use it. A licensed electrician will take the time to measure your power consumption, ensuring your electrical panel can handle any upgrades without causing problems. If you need to upgrade your electrical panel, an electrician can provide that service. 

Code Compliance

Building codes and regulations evolve over time. Any time you upgrade your electrical system, you need to make sure your home still meets current codes. A licensed electrician ensures your installation complies with current codes, preventing potential legal and safety issues.

Efficient Installation

The last thing you need is to postpone your plans while an inexperienced electrician works inside your home. A professional electrician has ample experience installing EV charging stations, allowing them to streamline the installation process. You will experience minimal disruption, allowing you to get back to your plans as soon as possible.

Charge Ahead with Crescent Homes Maui

As the transition to electric vehicles accelerates, you need a reliable team to install your EV charging station. Crescent Homes Maui combines experience, customization, and transparent communication to provide you with excellent service. Contact us at 808-727-1162 or fill out our online form to embark on the journey towards a sustainable future with electric vehicles. Learn more about our Electric Services.

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