Hot Tub Installation for Your Home in Colorado Springs, CO
Considering adding a hot tub to your home? Hot tubs are a great addition to any home. However, there are a few key things to consider when hot tub shopping. Hot tubs are a significant load addition to your electrical system. Schedule a no cost consultation today with one of DR Electric's licensed electriciansto help you determine if your electrical panel can handle the new load.
Whenever water and electricity meet, there are safety concerns. DR Electric's licensed electricians are familiar with all the codes involved with a hot tub hookup. Also, when adding a hot tub circuit, a permit is required. As an electrical contractor, we can pull the permit and have the work done in a timely manner. Let our professional technicians take the stress out of adding a hot tub circuit to your home. Remember, your family's safety is our #1 concern.
Key things to consider when adding a new hot tub:
- The amperage of the hot tub
- If your existing electrical service panel can handle the new load
- What size wire is required for the conductors
- What size wire is required for the ground conductor
- What size breaker is required
- Required GFCI protection
Another key thing to consider when adding a hot tub to your home is protecting it from lighting strikes and surges.
Installing a whole home surge protector is a great way to protect your investments.