Welcome to our review of the innovative Westinghouse ST Switch --- a modern transfer switch without the complexity of traditional products, which is a good thing. You don't need an electrician, just plug it in. Simple. A new innovation from Westinghouse … [Read more...] about Westinghouse ST Switch Review | No Electrician Required
Generator Guides / How-To
Dive into our educational hub for insightful guides and articles on portable generators. From beginner tips to advanced usage, this section equips you with the knowledge to confidently navigate your power needs.
When people talk about portable generators, two names are bound to come up. Champion Power Equipment and Honda are among the top brands in the US for power equipment. If we’re going to delve into the Champion vs Honda generators debate, we need to consider … [Read more...] about Champion vs Honda Generators ǀ Which Brand is Better?
Generators (portable & stand-by) are practical tools for the modern age. Engineered to provide you with back-up power --- whenever and wherever you need it. Essential for emergencies, disasters, power outages, on the jobsite and even permanently connected … [Read more...] about Complete GENERATOR GUIDE and DIRECTORY
Today we're going to answer the question : How long do generators last? I recently decided to look into answering on of the most common questions that people ask about generators : How long portable generators last? Unfortunately, the information isn’t easy … [Read more...] about How Long Do Generators Last?
I recently did a Google search on how to ground a portable generator. Even with years of electrical experience, I found all the articles to be confusing and overly complicated. Or the opposite, not providing sufficient or correct information. I’d think that if … [Read more...] about How to Ground A Generator Correctly & Safely
Welcome to our Generator Maintenance Guide. The goal is to help you keep track of everything you need to do to keep your portable generator running smoothly year after year. Like it or not, it means you'll have to get your hands dirty from time to time, but … [Read more...] about Generator Maintenance Checklist : A Comprehensive Guide
How big of a generator do I need? — this is one of the most common questions consumers have before buying a generator (stand-by or portable). Generators can be expensive, depending on what you need, so knowing the right size is essential before investing. … [Read more...] about How Big of A Generator Do I Need? Standby & Portable Models
How much does a generator cost? In this article we look at generators in every category and size to help you understand the cost of purchasing a new generator — portable and whole-house stand-by generators. The prices obviously range based on the size … [Read more...] about Buying Guide: How Much Does A Generator Cost? Shop Smart
How does a generator work? We all know that generators produce electricity for us to use but most people don't really understand how generators actually work. To be honest, a lot of people don't care but some of us do, including you, so welcome to this … [Read more...] about How Does A Generator Work? An Indepth Guide to Generators
Are generator prices going up? Recently, the Honda EU7000is price went up by almost $500. Why? Is this a sign of things to come? We try to get to the bottom of this take and take a closer look at the portable generator market. … [Read more...] about Are Generator Prices Going Up? — Honda EU7000iS Price Increase
Alternator vs Generator — What are the differences? This is a common question that people ask and once you know the answer you can understand why it can be confusing to so many. But as you will find out, there are several main differences between a generator … [Read more...] about Alternator vs Generator : What’s the Difference?
Propane vs Gas Generator — what's the difference? Which portable generator fuel type is right for you? We all have different needs, especially when it comes to generators. Choosing between either a gas or propane generator really depends on what you intend to … [Read more...] about Propane vs Gas Generator — Which One is Right for You?
You have portable generator questions & we have the answers. No question is too small or too big. We've done our research to uncover many of the top questions that people have about portable generators. If you want the facts then you've come to the right … [Read more...] about Q&A – Common Portable Generator Questions Answered / Troubleshooting Guide
How much can a 7500 watt generator run? A 7500W generator is one of the most popular generator sizes on the market, and for good reason — it can power a lot of electrical devices. A 7500W generator can get you through a power outage with ease, or a natural … [Read more...] about How Much Can A 7500 Watt Generator Run? Recommendations
Inverter vs. Generator? You have questions and we have the answers. We tell you everything you want to know about inverter generators and regular generators. There are some key differences that you really need to be aware of before you decide which portable … [Read more...] about Inverter vs Generator? What’s the Difference? Everything You Need to Know
What's the best brand? — Honda vs Yamaha generator. This is a passionate debate on both sides of the fence. In this article we hope to provide you with some concrete ideas to think about. You can't go wrong with either a Honda or a Yamaha portable generator, … [Read more...] about Honda vs Yamaha Generator? What’s the Best Portable Generator Brand?
My Generator won't Start, what's wrong? This is a common problem that many generator owners eventually have. Let's face it, for any product with an engine, eventually it won't start. Whether it's a chainsaw, a car or a portable generator — what do you do when … [Read more...] about My Generator won’t Start, What’s Wrong? Generator Troubleshooting
What is a generator? The basic definition of a generator would be a device that converts mechanical energy into electric energy. This is a technical way of putting things and covers all generators, except a solar generator which works very differently to … [Read more...] about What is A Generator? We Answer Your Generator Questions
How to use a generator? Well, there are a lot of facets to this question, which is why we felt the need to write this comprehensive guide to help you understand generators. We feel it's important to be armed with knowledge before deciding on which generator to … [Read more...] about How to Use A Generator | Everything You Need to Know
How do you connect a portable generator to a house with a transfer switch? Can you do it? Should you hire a professional? What are the risks? Owning a portable generator has many benefits, but connecting it to your house can be a smart decision, assuming you … [Read more...] about HOW to CONNECT a Portable Generator to a HOUSE with a Transfer Switch?
Most people don't truly understand generators to the extend they should, especially if they use them on a regular basis. Or, maybe you're just curious about how generators work. Well, we know a lot of you have questions so we put together this article to … [Read more...] about How do Generators Work? We Answer your Questions
What's the best solar generator? Using the sun as energy is becoming a massive industry and in the future we'll look back and wonder why it took so long to exploit our cheapest resource — solar energy. Whether it’s for environmental reasons or just the … [Read more...] about Best Solar Generator | 2023 : Complete Buying Guide
Most people don't understand the difference between an inverter generator and a conventional portable gas generator, which isn't a criticism, it's just not common knowledge. It turns out that quite a few people want to find an answer to: What is an inverter … [Read more...] about Q&A – What is An Inverter Generator? We Answer your Questions
A power outage is something no one wishes to experience, but unfortunately they can occur at any time, sometimes without warning. With the advanced technology behind a standby generator, you don’t have to ever worry about another blackout. It is recommended by … [Read more...] about Generac 6438 Review | 11Kw Standby Generator
If you own a home and you want peace of mind then a whole house generator is an absolutely essential piece of equipment that will enable you to keep your power on even when the power goes out in your neighborhood. Most people don't plan for emergencies because … [Read more...] about Best Sellers ► Whole House Generator — Buying Guide
Common questions people ask: What size generator do I need? How big of a generator do I need? Generator sizing is a source of confusion for a lot of people so don't feel bad if you're unsure which generator you need. It can be confusing, which is why we … [Read more...] about What Size Generator Do I Need?