Everything you should know about standby generators

Power Outages – The need for a generator

                Understanding what causes power outages can help you decide whether you need a generator or not. Power outages can happen at any time and can last for a few seconds to a few days. According to multiple sources, bad weather and trees are the leading cause of power outages, followed by equipment failure. Anyone who has lived through a blizzard or hurricane can attest to the damage caused when trees fall on power lines. Living in a heavily wooded area, such as the Catskills, Poconos, or Skylands, lends itself to the opportunity to have more significant tree damage and longer power outages. Below are the top 5 things you need to know regarding a generator.

  • Generator installation
  • Generator hook up
  • Commercial generator hook up
  • Trenching for a new generator