Anderson Electric Corp. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Generator Maintenance’

Why Generator Maintenance is Important

Monday, September 11th, 2017

generator-maintenanceWith multiple storms of the century occurring in the past week, now seemed a good time to talk about keeping generators in good condition. New Jersey isn’t slated for a major storm on the level of Harvey or Irma, but it doesn’t take a hurricane to shut down the power grid for an extended period of time. The country’s power infrastructure is crumbling just as quickly as the rest of it, and the amount of strain we all place on it is increasing. Chances are, the amount of power outages you’re going to have to deal with are only going to increase over the years. If you have a generator for your home, it’s a good idea to make sure it’s prepared for use at all times. The best way to do that is to schedule professional maintenance on a regular basis.

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How to Keep Your Generator in Good Shape

Monday, July 3rd, 2017

generatorProlonged power outages are among the most obnoxious issues that affect communities up and down the east coast. Unfortunately, until a massive overhaul of the power grid is conducted, those outages are only going to become more common. Many people would much rather install a generator on their property than roll the dice on having to spend a few hours a year without power. Just because you have a generator installed, though, that doesn’t mean that you’re off the hook.

Generators can develop issues just as often as any other system, and have their own unique issues to consider. If you want to keep your generator in top condition year-round, there is one major step you need to take: schedule preventive maintenance.

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