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Old 06-11-2019, 06:07 PM   #1
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Got a job request today for a hot tub hook up, but to stop at the disconnect and they would do the rest. First, would you allow that? Second would you charge regular price l? I generally charge $1100 for a complete installation.
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Old 06-11-2019, 06:10 PM   #2
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If it is being permitted then you need to make sure your name is not on the final hookup. If my name stays on the permit I would not allow the owner to install any part of it.
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This sounds a lot like just an outdoor panel/disconnect switch. As mentioned, clearly tell the inspection department that you're not hooking up the tub.

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If it is being permitted then you need to make sure your name is not on the final hookup. If my name stays on the permit I would not allow the owner to install any part of it.
That’s what I was thinking. I plan to close out the permit at completion of my side of things.. I don’t know that the inspector would allow it
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I would have no problem doing it. It's electrical work, we get paid for electrical work.


The inspector around here would most certainly note our permitted work stopped at the disconnect.


We've done similar on shops. Install a service panel, one light and a gfci receptacle for a big shop and get it finaled. Done.


Homeowner comes in and finishes the rest of the wiring in the shop themselves under a separate permit. Not a big deal.
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If the permit says wiring to the disconnect, then that’s what it is. Get it inspected, permit gets closed, take their money.
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