Select a whole-house generator based on the electrical devices you want to power during an outage, the noise the unit produces, and the cost. Decide if the ability to operate an air conditioner or heat pump during the ou... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance

The primary benefit of owning a GE whole house generator is that in the event of a power outage, it gives homeowners the ability to power every device in their homes. While the 8KW to 12KW generators keep all the essenti... More » Home & Garden Appliances

To wire a generator to a house, install a transfer switch next to the breaker box. During a power outage, the generator plugs into the transfer switch and circuits are able to receive power from the generator without the... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Electrical

An automatic backup generator is an electrical generator that is permanently wired to a home's electrical system and automatically provides backup power to important circuits in the event of an electrical outage. Automat... More »

As of 2015, Advanced Heating and Air Conditioning sells four different models of whole-house humidifiers: Aprilaire (two models), TrueSteam and Honeywell TrueEASE brands. A whole-house humidifier is generally connected d... More » Home & Garden Heating & Cooling

Like all electronic devices, wireless access points need power to function, so a WiFi hot spot will not work on its own during a power outage. Plugging the device into an uninterruptible power supply will maintain its fu... More » Technology Internet & Networking

Generac generator parts have a wide cost range, but some of the most expensive replacement parts include ignitions, control boards and voltage regulators. Control boards are the most costly.The price of the part depends ... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance