We’ve launched Treehouse's new website, announcing our arrival as a 21st century electrical contractor, powered by AI and vertically integrated.
Announcements

Electrification Made Easy: Our Expanded Capabilities

We’ve launched Treehouse's new website, announcing our arrival as a 21st century electrical contractor, powered by AI and vertically integrated.

April 2, 2024
Electrification Made Easy: Our Expanded Capabilities
Eric Owski
CEO
Meet the Treehouse team: Hilary from Customer Ops

Talent

Meet the Treehouse team: Hilary from Customer Ops

May 16, 2024

Get to know Hilary Krol, Customer Operations at Treehouse

Meet the Treehouse team: Hilary from Customer Ops
Liz Faralli
Meet the Treehouse team: Will from Engineering

Talent

Meet the Treehouse team: Will from Engineering

May 2, 2024

Get to know Will Tang, Founding Software Engineer at Treehouse

Meet the Treehouse team: Will from Engineering
Liz Faralli
Treehouse and Elephant Energy Team Up to Electrify Homes

Announcements

Treehouse and Elephant Energy Team Up to Electrify Homes

April 24, 2024

We’re excited to share our new partnership, offering homeowners a streamlined, efficient approach to transitioning to a climate-friendly home.

Treehouse and Elephant Energy Team Up to Electrify Homes
Liz Faralli
A Guided Photo Upload Experience, Powered by AI

Software Updates

A Guided Photo Upload Experience, Powered by AI

February 24, 2024

Treehouse makes it easier than ever for EV owners to get a quote for charger installation with an innovative photo upload experience, powered by AI.

A Guided Photo Upload Experience, Powered by AI
Daniel Francis
How to Prepare for Your EV Charger Installation

Installation

How to Prepare for Your EV Charger Installation

December 1, 2023

We've put together a few helpful resources to prepare you for installation day.

How to Prepare for Your EV Charger Installation
Nick Sherry
Treehouse Announces New Funding to Accelerate Decarbonization

Announcements

Treehouse Announces New Funding to Accelerate Decarbonization

August 9, 2023

Treehouse is proud to announce $10M in early stage funding, led by Montage Ventures and Trucks.

Treehouse Announces New Funding to Accelerate Decarbonization
Eric Owski
Treehouse and Tenet

Announcements

Treehouse and Tenet

July 10, 2023

Conveniently bundle the cost of a home charger with your EV loan for one easy monthly payment.

Treehouse and Tenet
Daniel Francis
What is GFCI Protection?

Installation

What is GFCI Protection?

May 1, 2023

Installing more than one GFCI on the same circuit can result in nuisance tripping. For this reason, we recommend installing a hardwired charger.

What is GFCI Protection?
Nick Sherry
Rebates for Smart Splitters

Rebates & Incentives

Rebates for Smart Splitters

March 14, 2023

SMUD and Central Coast Community Energy now offer rebates for circuit sharing devices like the NeoCharge Smart Splitter.

Rebates for Smart Splitters
Daniel Francis
California Rebates for EV Charger Installation

Rebates & Incentives

California Rebates for EV Charger Installation

March 1, 2023

Many California utilities and AQMDs offer significant rebates to make Level 2 EV charger installation more affordable.

California Rebates for EV Charger Installation
Daniel Francis
Federal Tax Credit for EV Charger Installation

Rebates & Incentives

Federal Tax Credit for EV Charger Installation

January 15, 2023

The US Federal Alternative Fuel Vehicle Refueling Property Tax Credit covers 30% of EV charger hardware and installation costs up to a $1,000 max.

Federal Tax Credit for EV Charger Installation
Daniel Francis
Arizona Rebates for EV Charger Installation

Rebates & Incentives

Arizona Rebates for EV Charger Installation

January 6, 2023

In Arizona, several utility providers (APS, SRP, TEP, MEH) offer significant rebates to offset the cost of Level 2 EV charger installation.

Arizona Rebates for EV Charger Installation
Daniel Francis
EV Charger Installation Guide

Installation

EV Charger Installation Guide

January 4, 2023

Treehouse’s guide to everything you need to know about Level 2 EV chargers and installation.

EV Charger Installation Guide
Daniel Francis
When should I use a NeoCharge smart splitter?

Product Guides

When should I use a NeoCharge smart splitter?

November 17, 2022

The NeoCharge is great for homes that want to share a single 240V outlet between an appliance and an EV charger or between 2 EV chargers.

When should I use a NeoCharge smart splitter?
Daniel Francis
Rebates for Electrical Service & Panel Upgrades

Rebates & Incentives

Rebates for Electrical Service & Panel Upgrades

November 17, 2022

The IRS provides a Federal Tax Credit (25C) to offset the cost of an electrical service upgrade. Several California utilities also provide rebates.

Rebates for Electrical Service & Panel Upgrades
Daniel Francis
What is the best EV charger for my vehicle?

Installation

What is the best EV charger for my vehicle?

November 16, 2022

The 3 most important considerations when selecting a charger are price, the ability to schedule charging, and charging speed.

What is the best EV charger for my vehicle?
Daniel Francis
How much does Level 2 EV charger installation cost?

Installation

How much does Level 2 EV charger installation cost?

November 14, 2022

Level 2 EV charger installation costs range from $600-$3,000. Costs may include the charger, wiring, load management solution, labor, and permit.

How much does Level 2 EV charger installation cost?
Daniel Francis
How will electrical wiring be installed?

Installation

How will electrical wiring be installed?

October 28, 2022

An electrician will place a new circuit breaker in your closest electrical panel and run wiring from the panel to the EV charger or outlet location.

How will electrical wiring be installed?
Nick Sherry
Where should I install my EV charger?

Installation

Where should I install my EV charger?

October 22, 2022

Most people install their charger in their garage or outside near their parking location so the charging cable can easily reach the vehicle charge port.

Where should I install my EV charger?
Nick Sherry
Should I get a hardwire or plug-in charger?

Installation

Should I get a hardwire or plug-in charger?

October 19, 2022

We recommend hardwire installation where possible since it is a safer, better looking, and more weatherproof option.

Should I get a hardwire or plug-in charger?
Nick Sherry
Do I need a permit to install a Level 2 EV charger?

Installation

Do I need a permit to install a Level 2 EV charger?

October 17, 2022

Most cities require a permit to install a Level 2 EV charger. This ensures the installation meets all safety requirements.

Do I need a permit to install a Level 2 EV charger?
Nick Sherry
Do I need an electrical service upgrade?

Installation

Do I need an electrical service upgrade?

October 10, 2022

In most cases, no. However, your home does need to have sufficient electrical service capacity and breaker space to safely install an EV charger.

Do I need an electrical service upgrade?
Nick Sherry
Why is an electrical load calculation required?

Installation

Why is an electrical load calculation required?

October 8, 2022

For safety, electricians must check if your home has sufficient electrical capacity to install an EV charger.

Why is an electrical load calculation required?
Nick Sherry
How do I find my home's electrical service?

Installation

How do I find my home's electrical service?

September 22, 2022

Determine your electrical service by finding your main disconnect breaker. This is usually near your main electrical panel or meter.

How do I find my home's electrical service?
Nick Sherry
How can I save money with an EV?

Rebates & Incentives

How can I save money with an EV?

September 20, 2022

EV owners can strategically approach home charging, rate plans, and vehicle maintenance to save money.

How can I save money with an EV?
Eric Owski
What is Level 1 vs. Level 2 EV charging?

EV Charging

What is Level 1 vs. Level 2 EV charging?

August 30, 2022

Every EV owner should understand 3 types of EV charging: Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 (DC Fast Charging).

What is Level 1 vs. Level 2 EV charging?
Eric Owski
How long will it take to charge my EV?

EV Charging

How long will it take to charge my EV?

August 30, 2022

Level 2 charging adds 20-30 miles of range per hour of charge and will fully charge your vehicle in 7-10 hours.

How long will it take to charge my EV?
Nick Sherry
Federal Pacific Electric and Zinsco Panels

Installation

Federal Pacific Electric and Zinsco Panels

August 28, 2022

Federal Pacific Electric (FPE) and Zinsco panels have design flaws that can cause their breakers to fail, creating a safety hazard.

Federal Pacific Electric and Zinsco Panels
Nick Sherry
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