How To Wire A Transfer Switch To Your Home (Step By Step)

Installing a transfer switch to your home allows you to easily and safely switch incoming power from your main electrical panel to a portable generator in the event of a black out/power outage. Transfer switches come in two configurations, manual and automatic, and both have their pros and cons. Once you have your switch, you … Read this post

How To Ground Your Portable Generator (In 3 Easy Steps)

Portable generators are used for a variety of different tasks including back up home power supplies, powering tools at a job site, and many more. Certain scenarios may require you to ground your portable generator and knowing how to get it done and what tools you will need can save you from serious injury. In … Read this post

Your Portable Generator Won’t Start? – Here’s What To Do

For many people, a portable generator is a tool that is only used rarely. But when you do need to use it, it’s generally pretty important that it actually works. This is certainly true in emergency situations like power loss from extreme weather. What should you do if your portable generator won’t start in an … Read this post

Can a Portable Generator Charge a Tesla? What You Need to Know

Can a portable generator charge a Tesla? The answer is yes but there are a number of caveats. In this post, I will tell you everything you need to know about using a generator to charge a Tesla. Many portable generators will not work and there are a few things you definitely need to know before using … Read this post

Energy Generation Through the Ages

The human race has always needed energy. Over the ages, the way that we have generated our energy has become more and more sophisticated, especially since the industrial revolution, the increase in the population and the sophistication of the machinery that we have invented. However, energy generation goes right back to early man. Here, we … Read this post

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Can A Portable Generator Power Your Central Air Conditioner?

When you lose power during hot weather, the two top priorities for most people are running the refrigerator and the air conditioner. Whether you have a central AC or a window AC unit, you should be able to power them with your portable generator.