The process of installing a car charging station at your NY co-op may seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. With the right information and preparation, you can have an efficient and safe charging station up and running in no time.
First, it’s important to check with your local utility company to ensure that you are able to install a charging station at your building. Most companies will provide guidance on what type of installation is needed for your specific location and building requirements.
Next, contact an experienced electrician who specializes in EV charger installation. They will be able to plan the best route for wiring the charger from the panel box through any walls or ceilings that need to be penetrated during installation. They can also help you determine the best type of circuit breaker to use.
Once your electrician has completed the installation, they will likely leave it up to you to choose and purchase a charger from a reliable supplier. There are many types of chargers available, so make sure that you pick one that is compatible with your vehicle’s charging system and meets all safety standards.
Finally, contact your local fire department for any additional regulations or permits that may be required for the installation of an EV charger in your NY co-op. This step is extremely important for ensuring that both you and your guests are safe when using the station.
Once all of these steps are complete, you’ll be ready to start charging your car and help reduce your environmental impact. Installing a car charging station at your NY co-op doesn’t have to be complicated, can save you money in the long run and add your building value.
As your property manager, we can assist with this process. You can reach us directly at 718.626.8833 or [email protected]