Never worry about power outages again with Weisman Electric’s reliable, high-performance home standby generators. Based in Annapolis, MD, Weisman Electric is your trusted local expert when it comes to ensuring an uninterrupted power supply for your home. Our home standby generators are designed to kick in automatically when the main power source fails, keeping your essential appliances and systems running smoothly during blackouts or emergencies. Contact us today and discover the peace of mind that comes with having a home standby generator from Weisman Electric.
tandby backup generators are a reliable and efficient solution for ensuring uninterrupted power supply during outages. These generators work by constantly monitoring the incoming utility power. When the generator senses a loss of utility power, it automatically kicks into action. The standby generator is connected to the electrical panel of the building and is fueled by a reliable source such as natural gas or propane. Once activated, the generator begins generating electricity and transfers it to the electrical panel, providing power to the essential circuits or the entire building, depending on the generator’s capacity. When the utility power is restored, the standby generator senses it and automatically switches back to standby mode, ready for the next outage.
Maintenance helps identify and address potential issues or malfunctions before they become major problems. Our experienced team can help you keep the generator in optimal condition by conducting regular inspections, cleaning, and testing, maximizing its lifespan and performance. Standby generator service tasks may include checking fuel levels, inspecting connections and wiring, testing the battery, changing filters, and conducting load tests. Regular maintenance also helps ensure the generator complies with safety standards and manufacturer recommendations.
Regular maintenance is crucial for ensuring the reliable performance of standby generators. Weisman Electric recommends that maintenance be performed 1-2 times per year, and we offer maintenance plans to keep your generator in top shape. Below is a checklist of essential maintenance tasks to help you keep your standby generator in optimal condition and ready to provide reliable backup power during outages:
The distance between a standby generator and the house will depend on various factors, including local codes, manufacturer recommendations, and specific installation requirements. Generally, standby generators should be installed within reasonable proximity to the house to ensure efficient electrical connections and minimize energy loss. It is recommended to consult with a qualified electrician or generator installation professional to determine the appropriate distance based on your specific circumstances and local regulations.