If you’re considering a backup generator for your home or business, you’re about to make a very wise investment.
Power outages can strike for any number of reasons: a fallen tree, an earthquake or hurricane, or even severe weather.
When this happens, you’re at the mercy of your local power company. There can be major repercussions to your online data systems, your web hosting services, and you could lose all the food in your refrigerator.
Let’s take a closer look at the immediate benefits you’ll experience in your home or business.
1. Peace of Mind
You don’t have to worry about losing the items in your refrigerator should you be without power for an extended period.
Also, you’ll still be able to use and charge your electronic devices. Likewise, you’ll be able to keep a few key lights on, if not all of them.
These are likely to be causes of concern for everyone when a bad storm is on the horizon. You, however, can alleviate each of these stressors.
2. Power Outdoor Events or Family Camping Trips
Have you ever considered an outdoor movie night? All you need is a screen, projector, and good movie on deck. However, you also need electricity.
Get ready to add some twinkle lights and power up a mini fridge. If it’s a cool evening, but you still want to enjoy a movie under the stars, you’ll be able to plug in an electric space heater. Whether it’s a movie night outdoors or camping under the stars, you’ll be prepared.
3. Protect Your Business’ Devices and Systems
If your business relies on web hosting services or maintains several secure data files, you don’t want your systems to come offline or your files to become unsecured.
In today’s world, we must consider that looters and hackers will come out of the woodwork after a bad storm. A generator, however, will ensure all your systems are a go.
4. Move Forward from Any Electrical Surges
Hopefully, you have all your electronics plugged into a surge protector. That protector will absorb any current surges that a bolt of lightning could possibly induce.
Once the power’s officially blown to your home or business, all your devices will still be running at full throttle.
5. Kick Into Action Automatically
In each of these scenarios, it can be set up to begin working right away. A backup or whole-house generator will prove especially helpful in the event of a major storm or power outage.
A portable generator can hook right into your home’s electrical system, so you can keep the essentials running and your peace of mind on lockdown.
We’ll Help You Set Up Your New Generator
Here at Shore Break Electric, we have many years of experience in every kind of electrical work and repair.
We’ll help you install a new generator and ensure everything is lined up to kick into immediate action.
Whether you plan to run it on propane, natural gas or diesel, we can equip you with the right amount of power to suit your home or business needs.
Shore Break Electric is a full-service electrical contracting company serving residential and commercial customers with professional electricians throughout Seal Beach, Long Beach and Huntington Beach.