How to Maintain Your Generac Generator
A Generac generator, like any other generator, requires regular inspections and service. Too often, these generators are installed by those who don’t specialize in servicing them. If they aren’t set to test weekly or annual inspections and maintenance go neglected, the generator’s lifespan will be shortened. Whether you are a new homeowner or have owned…Read More
Whole House Generator vs Solar Power
During the mid-20th century, solar power was all the rage. Cars, homes, towns, it could all be powered by the ever-present sun! While an exciting concept, reality turned out much different. While a good option for some, the disadvantages of solar have made it a relatively lesser used energy source. While energy independence is an…Read More
What About Used Whole Home Generators?
While some people scoff at buying used goods, there is a reason why garage sales, thrift shops, and auction websites have never gone out of style. When choosing a potentially life-saving piece of equipment like a whole home generator, however, should you outright dismiss the idea of buying used? Consider some informed reasons why it…Read More
What Size Home Generator Should You Buy?
When determining the size of your whole home electric generator, there is a common misconception that the size of your home relates to the size of your generator. ‘A large house or business will require a more robust generator.’ However, if its purpose is to supply power, size alone is not necessarily the best deciding…Read More
Top 5 Whole Home Generators March 2022
When doing research on a whole home generator, a few basic questions stand out: Which is the best generator for the money? How durable will it be? Which has the best features for my lifestyle? With that said, we’ve curated a list of the March 2022 top five standby generators according to Forbes. 5)…Read More
How To Prepare For Power Outages
What would you be most worried about if your power went out, right this second? Keeping the house and water pipes warm during an ice-cold winter? How to get the car out of the garage? How to cook food without an electric stove or microwave? There are many things that can be done to prepare…Read More
4 Reasons To Choose a Generac Home Generator
The search for a practical, cost-efficient, and quality standby generator can be frustrating. New England Electrical Contracting is a certified Generac dealer, but what sets us apart over another generator installation company? With the number of options available, why would you choose one of our Generac brand generators? Consider four major reasons why we guarantee…Read More
What To Know About Standby Generator Maintenance
If you are a homeowner or business owner, you are likely familiar with scheduled routine maintenance. Lawn care, site cleaning, and restocking essentials are a basic for everyday life. If you’ve already invested in a whole home generator, there will be a few minor things it would be important to keep up with as time…Read More
Basements – Practical Solutions For Their Inherent Dangers
If you’re anything like us, you would never say no to more space! Here in the Northeast, many of us are equipped with a basement area or cellar. There are many reasons for this, one of the largest being that foundations should be built below the frost line. With our cool climate in the wintertime,…Read More
Portable vs Standby Generators – Which Is Right For You?
Are you weighing the benefits of purchasing a generator for your home? Naturally, you have questions: What kind of home generator should I get? Portable or Automatic Backup Generator? Do I even need a generator? How much should I invest in a home generator? If you’ve been searching the web for “Home Generator”, you’ll know…Read More