Q: How much does a home standby generator cost?
A: A fully installed standby generator can start as low as $5,499 for a 10kW generator using power management. Because every home is unique and power management needs vary by customer, please call us for a free in-home consultation for an accurate quote.
Q: What type of fuel does a home standby generator use?
A: Permanently installed back-up generators use your homes existing natural gas or liquid propane gas supply. The gas is connected to the generator for automatic fueling during an outage.
Q: How is a generator installed?
A: Our skilled, factory trained electricians will install your home standby generator. Installation requires electrical wiring, gas connections, permitting (varies by municipality), and potentially trenching, all of which will be managed by our team for full service, worry-free installation.
Q: What are the benefits of owning a standby generator?
A: Owning a permanently installed generator provides many benefits. Back-up generator provides peace of mind along with monetary savings and avoidance. Regardless if you are home or not, an automatic standby generator will keep security systems on, sump pumps running, lights stay on, heating and air conditioning keeps you comfortable and food stays cold in the refrigerator and freezer. Additionally, due to its growing popularity, a standby generator can add value to your home and potentially provide savings on insurance (check with provider).
Q: What size generator do I need?
A: Every home and business is different, along with the power needs of every individual. Because of this variability, the only way you can properly determine the size is by having a qualified dealer visit your home or business. Once on site, the professional can assess the property’s power needs and provide an accurate size recommendation and quote.
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Why Briggs & Stratton®?
Briggs & Stratton is making backup power more affordable withthe Symphony® II Power Management system. As the most customizable Power Management system on the market, this standby generator technology provides your family unprecedented peace of mind and protection during a power outage.
What Symphony® II Does
Symphony® II Power Management automatically balances the electrical load of your home appliances— including high-wattage items like air conditioning units, electric stoves and electric dryers — to ensure your family experiences uninterrupted, whole-house power with a more affordable standby generator.
How You Save with Symphony® II
With the Symphony® II Power Management, you can purchase a smaller, more affordable home generator system that still provides whole-house backup power. With Symphony® II Power Management, you’ll benefit from:
• Your reduced initial investment
• Lower gas costs
• Lower generator installation costs
How Symphony® II Works
Symphony® II Power Management lets you power up to eight high-wattage appliances based on your family’s specific power needs. It then manages the distribution of power from the backup generator to those appliances — automatically. Don’t worry about overloading the system because load management ensures the generator won’t overload so that your family can continue with its daily routine uninterrupted.
Additionally, the Symphony® II Power Management transfer switch is wired into your home’s existing wiring, where it monitors your home’s electrical circuits, so you save on generator installation cost.
Watch this video to learn how the Symphony® II power management system works.
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