How To Build A Solar Generator (In 4 Easy Steps)

With the rising cost of electricity, many people are looking for alternative energy sources to generate power and lower their electricity bill. One of the most common alternative energy sources is solar power. While solar generators with everything you need to get started do exist (see my selection of the best solar generators), you can … Read this post

Portable Generators & Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (How To Stay Safe)

Using a portable generator can give you access to electrical power during an emergency, when you’re camping, or on a work site. However, using your portable generator incorrectly could also potentially give you carbon monoxide poisoning. Since safely operating your portable generator is key, I’m going to tell you how you can be sure that … Read this post

How To Run A Portable Generator Continuously (Non-Stop)

Have you been wondering if you can you run your portable generator non-stop? That’s a fair question. Portable generators are a fantastic tool to have in a power outage or in areas where electrical service and weather conditions may be iffy. Below, we will go over how to make your generator run continuously and what … Read this post

How To Store A Portable Generator (Safely)

Did you know that the way that you store your generator determine how long it will work or if it can even be used again? Knowing how to care for and store your portable generator can be a pretty big deal. In this article, we will go over how to store your portable generator and … Read this post

Can A Portable Generator Run A Boiler: What You Need To Know

The last thing you want to deal with in the winter is a black out that could render your boiler useless. Without a functioning boiler, you will be stuck without a heating source, and in the middle of winter, this could be devastating to your and your family. Having a backup power source, such as … Read this post

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