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How Does a Backup Generator Work?








Backup Generator 101



Power outages are unpredictable and they can be highly disruptive to your daily life. These blackouts may last only a few hours, but in some cases they can last for days on end. By installing a standby generator, you can simply avoid the inconvenience of a prolonged power outage altogether. Only seconds after a power failure, the generator will detect the problem and automatically begin working.

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The generator can even be sized to power your entire home, including all lighting, heating, and appliances. However, many homeowners choose to install a smaller generator that is capable of powering a few select circuits that are essential to their daily lives. Additionally, with a natural gas generator, you can avoid the hassle of refueling by connecting the unit directly to the municipal gas line.

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