Connecting a Generator to Your Home

When powering your home, the generator is only half of the equation. You’ll also want to consider how to connect the generator to your home safely.

Options to Connect Your Home

Let’s start with the basics: the pros and cons of using a transfer switch or using extension cords.

Using a Transfer Switch

Learn more about how to install a transfer switch in your home, including installation tips and options.

Generator Safety

There are a number of important safety measures you can take to keep your family safe while using a generator to power your home.

Transfer Switch Recommendations

There are many transfer switch options to choose from. Our recommendations will make choosing the right ones a little easier.

Portable vs Home Standby

When choosing a home backup generator, you’ll want to consider the pros and cons of a portable or home standby generator.

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