Making sure your generator is properly maintained is vitally important when power outages are unpredictable. Here are a few ways to properly maintain your generator:
- Remove any debris around the unit
- Check the indicator light
- Listen for the generator’s weekly schedule test
- Maintain proper oil levels
For more tips on how to properly maintain your generator, or to schedule a service call, click here: http://bloomfieldcooling.com/properly-maintain-standby-home-generator/
Bloomfield Cooling & Heating also provides experienced electrical services for New Jersey homes. Some of the services our electricians provide are electrical panel change outs, surge protection, ventilation systems, security cameras, electrical outlets and many more. If you are looking for an electrician, fill out our contact form to schedule a free estimate: http://bloomfieldcooling.com/contact/
Making sure you are prepared for a storm is always a good idea. Having an efficient generator is on most people’s preparation lists. Bloomfield Cooling, Heating & Electric has been certified by Generac Power Systems for installation and servicing for Generac and Honeywell generators. For your generator and electrical needs, call us for a free in-home survey at 973-237-0505.
If you answered – Yes, because I have everything plugged into power strips you are making a potentially costly assumption.
Firstly, not all surge strips are made equal. Many are not designed for real protection, they are really just fancied up extension cords.
Secondly, surges do not just enter your home through electrical wiring. Surges will follow any conductible path into your home. This means ANY & ALL wires are potential conduits including phone & cable lines. Continue reading