1. FALL GENERATOR CARE UPDATES

    As leaves continue to fall, keeping your generator clear from obstruction is essential. As leaves continue to fall this season, now is a great time to make sure your generator has proper air flow. This season, leaves can develop around the sides of the generator which can inhibit the generators abil…Read More

  2. WHAT’S THE TRUE COST OF A POWER OUTAGE?

    Did you know that power outages cost American households $150 billion annually with weather-related outages accounting for $25-$75 billion per year? Eight-seven percent of power outages are caused by severe weather. New research from Johns Hopkins shows that New York City and other metro areas could…Read More

  3. AVOID THE DANGERS OF A WINTER POWER OUTAGE

    With temperatures in the single digits and predictions of snow in the weather forecast, owning a generator during the winter season can keep you and your family warm and safe during a winter power outage. If your power goes out, your automatic backup generator will turn on immediately, keeping your …Read More

  4. FALL IN LINE WITH YOUR GENERATOR MAINTENANCE

    From the colorful leaves on the trees to the crisp mornings and chilly nights, the fall season is officially here and that means winter is soon to follow. As the temperature drops, you’ll want to make sure your home is prepared for the colder months. You may have experienced power outages in the s…Read More

  5. EXERCISING YOUR GENERATOR FOR PEAK PERFORMANCE

    Your generator needs to exercise, just as we do, to perform at optimum levels! The question is, do you know how much exercise is best for your automatic standby or portable Generac generator? Fortunately, automatic standby generators are programmed to do their own “exercise” and maintain top ope…Read More

  6. HOW YOU CAN MAINTAIN YOUR HOME STANDBY GENERATOR

    Did you know that a generator’s required maintenance is the replacement of the engine oil, oil filter and a complete tune-up at every 200 hours or 2 years, (or whichever occurs first)? Staying on top of your generator’s maintenance can help you prepare for power outages and guarantee a longer o…Read More

  7. WEATHERPROOF YOUR BUSINESS

    Does your business have a plan in place in case of a severe storm and power outage? Prepare in advance by developing a plan that ensures your business will still function during an emergency. Consumer’s Energy recommends that business owners implement the following tips to prepare their company fo…Read More

  8. 3 REASONS TO CONSIDER MOBILE LINK FOR YOUR GENERATOR

    Picture this scenario: You’re finally leaving for vacation and you’re so excited to finally have a chance to relax. You’re glad to know that you’ll be enjoying the beach by the time the weather turns in a few days. If a big storm hits back home, your generator should switch on, but how can y…Read More

  9. KEEPING YOUR BUSINESS SAFE: IT’S ALL ABOUT LOCATION

    Having a backup generator for power during a utility outage is essential for your business. A standby generator can help to keep the lights on and electrical equipment up and running. You can help to protect your business by making sure that your generator is safe from damage and is maintained so th…Read More

  10. CHOOSING THE RIGHT GENERATOR

    The summer season is  a great time to invest in a generator for your home. Buying a generator for the first time may be overwhelming, and homeowners often ask us if they should purchase an automatic standby generator or a portable generator? Before you make a decision and invest in a generator, det…Read More