MVP Electric, Heating & Cooling Blog: Posts Tagged ‘generator repair’

How to Tell Your Generator Needs Repair

Monday, June 11th, 2018

residential-generatorIf you’re a forward-thinking homeowner, you may already have a whole-house or standby generator. This is the Midwest, and you never know when an extreme weather event—be it a tornado or blizzard or something else entirely—may cause the grid to fail. A momentary power outage is little more than a brief headache, but an extended lack of power can eventually become life-threatening. You must be confident your generator will start when you need it the most.

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Should You Invest in a New Generator This Year?

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Having a backup generator for your house is one of best kinds of “home insurance policies.” It will give you peace of mind that you’ll have sufficient power for your household in case of a long-term loss of power during the stormy seasons. This is especially important if there are people in your home who depend on electrically-powered medical equipment. Knowing that your home has protection is worth the cost of a generator, even if it never needs to turn on.

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