As a homeowner you may wonder, is it necessary to install a home generator? An increased number of homeowners are installing home generators due to the possibility of unpredictable weather, storms or emergencies that may occur and cause a power outage. Not only will a home generator keep your home heated and powered until electricity is restored, it will also provide peace of mind, safety and reassurance regarding the state of your home. Continue reading for three reasons you should consider purchasing a home generator.
While investing in a home generator can be costly up front, many people do not realize that it can increase the value of your home up to 5%. Those in the market to purchase a home are not only looking for a beautiful and comfortable place to settle down, yet somewhere that will be practical, sturdy and safe. By installing a home generator, you are not only investing in your future safety, but also your home value and return.
To continue, having a generator in the midst of an emergency provides a plethora of benefits. First off, you will not have to worry about being stranded in freezing weather during a black out, and will have power available to you in worrisome situations. In a scenario where you are stuck in your home for a period of time, you can continue working, using your wifi, TV and important appliances such as heating and cooling systems will continue to operate. This allows you to keep in contact with your loved ones, stay warm or cool, continue working, and keep your home operating at its full potential.
Not only will a home generator offer your home greater value and the ability to function in the midst of snow, wind, rain, and power outages, it will also provide a shield of safety for you and your family. Once you have installed a home generator, the fear, worry and lack of control that would typically arise if stuck in a cold, powerless home, is lightened. Knowing that you can keep the power on in a state of emergency may be the blanket of comfort needed to feel protected in uncomfortable situations. Not to mention, once the power has been restored, you will be protected from any unpredictable voltage fluctuations or surges.
If you are considering installing a home generator, the experts at AJ’s Electrical are here to help. Big or small jobs, we strive to provide prompt, professional service at a price you can afford. The owners have 60+ years combined experience in the trade and have passed down that experience to our technicians. We are fully bonded and insured with honest, courteous and reliable technicians that make every minute count to complete on time and on budget.