What size generator should you get for home emergencies?

Answer On One Hand: More PowerLosing power is a hassle, no one wants to be inconvenienced. With a large generator, all the comforts of home will be available. There's no reason to sit in the dark or miss ... Read More »

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How do I size a power generator for a home?

Identify What Appliances Need PowerMake a list of all of the appliances you want the generator to power if you are ever forced to use it. Some common appliances that people choose to use generator ... Read More »

What size furnace should a 700 sq ft home have?

The right furnace for a 700 foot home will vary depending on where it is located. A 16,000 BTU furnace is adequate for Los Angeles, but cities like Saint Paul require 28,000 BTUs. Issues such as in... Read More »

What size standby generator do I need?

On One Hand: For Average UseFor most people, a 1,500 to 3,000 square foot home can use a 3,500 to 5,500 watt generator to power essential appliances and lighting. However, keep in mind that genera... Read More »

What size propane generator do i need?

On One Hand: Go 20 Percent Above the NormA propane generator should have at least 20 percent more power than a homeowner would ever need. According to the Minnesota Propane Association, "On average... Read More »