Guardian Generac Generator

How Big Of A Generator Do I Need To Run A House?

  • Home backup generators can range from 7.5kW to 150kW! What size generator you need is going to be specific for your home and needs. The kilowatt size can vary for a standby generator for your home.
  • The placement of the generator needs to be considered for set-backs on a property line or even HOA covenants for your home. The set-back is important for your home to ensure proper permits can be approved in your city. The backup generator is placed outside for ventilation and then feeds the electricity into your house from the outside. Sovereign Electric has years of electrical experience to answer any and all questions about the right switch and generator for your home.. Call the professionals today.

How Much Does It Cost For A Whole House Generator?

A generator system could range anywhere from $5,000 to $15,000. A standby generator for your home is not a simple system to add to your home. A quote from Sovereign Electric offers a custom solution for your home and needs. This new power backup system for your home can become an added level of security for your home. Backup home generators can keep your most important appliances up and running from computers, fridges, and necessary medical devices. There are a lot of things to consider before having a generator installed, but one thing to keep in mind is the increased value of your home.

How long will a generator last for?

Home standby generators will turn on and test themselves once a week for a few minutes to make sure everything is working properly. With proper maintenance, a backup generator could last up to 30 years. It is important to know that regular service for your generator will ensure that it works every time it is needed. When you decide to get a generator installed, the location will be decided but it is important to know that it needs to be about the same distance from your home as your air conditioner is.