Originally Posted by Vikeologist
Outside of hiring an electrician, what else do I need? I am currently looking at a Square D QO 200 AMP Breaker Box with 40 circuit capacity.
What else will he need, and how much should I expect to spend?
I am wondering why you are buying anything at all. Your electrician will be able to supply all the material he needs.
If you think you are going to save an appreciable amount of money buying the material yourself, think again.
Originally Posted by kok328
Not sure why you would need an Electrician to change your change your load center but,
Because typically that is the best way to have a job like this done.
A panel swap or service upgrade is not something for anyone but the most advanced DIYer.