If I rent my home, what do I need to do to install a home battery? If you rent your home, please work with your landlord to determine if you are able to install a home battery. SUBMIT FEEDBACK Related articles Do you offer a battery backup system? Does my landlord have to stop service before I can start service? Does PG&E offer any resources to help me prepare for a power outage if I have medical equipment? Do I have to end my service before my tenant can start service? How do I start service as a residential customer?