Installing a Whole House Standby Generator for Your Home

Installing a whole house backup generator on your home is a great way to power appliances in the case of a power outage due to severe weather. Watch this video to find out more about whole house generators.  ...More

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Installing a Whole House Standby Generator for Your Home

Generac standby generator in yard next to house.

Generac Guardian whole house standby generator.

To prevent extreme weather from disrupting electrical power to your home, many homeowners install a whole house backup generator.

Whole house generators are wired into your home’s electrical system to take over automatically when there is a power outage. Since whole house generators run on natural gas or propane, they require no maintenance from homeowners in the event of an emergency.

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  1. kenneth l presgraves Says:
    December 30th, 2010 at 2:36 am

    I am buying land out of power range,iI would like a generator that can run my house full time

  2. gary grizzle Says:
    April 30th, 2011 at 9:01 am

    Kenneth l presgraves
    Generac now has available a generator designed for being the primary source of electrical power. Go to generac.com, and you can contact me from their website if you type in zip 60477.

  3. Craig Says:
    May 9th, 2011 at 7:20 am

    I am trying to sell a “whole house” Quite Sourece Generac generator. Only 75 hours on it, 3.5 years old. Like new. Used as automatic back up power. I put it on Crags list, but do you have other suggestions?

    Please let me know.

    Thanks in advance for any advice yo can give me.

    God bless!

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