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…

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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…

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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…

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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)…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Modify Transfer Switches For Convenience and Safety

Home energy efficiency is important. And efficiency is key, particularly in the case of a power outage. You may already have a whole home generator installed, and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with it. Additionally, there are some improvements in routing emergency generator power that are worth looking into. Let’s talk about a…

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