Power Generators Part 1: An Overview of Power Generators

Are you thinking about getting a power generator? Especially in New England, we are prone to heavy storms that can knock out power for individuals for days or even weeks. Anyone remember the ice storm of 2008? Many residents were without power for close to a month. Your best fight against this is proper preparation for winter storms. But why think about that now? Why not wait until the storm comes? Well, it’s kind of like when you go to buy an air conditioner on the hottest day of the heat wave – suddenly you notice that no one has air
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Heat Waves = Power Outages. Be Prepared This Summer!

Summer is rapidly approaching. As exciting as this is after a long winter, it comes with its things to think about. As the summer months push on and we’re subjected to heat wave after heat wave, the electrical grid gets more and more strained by air conditioning systems. Eventually, it is to be expected that the system will overload and malfunction. We know all too well the summer power outages that sweep across the country in the wake of a heat wave. These power outages are extremely dangerous, especially for the elderly, the unwell, and young children. Beyond simply feeling
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Should I Own a Generator in NH?

Without a doubt!! Living in New Hampshire, many of us know just how important it is to have a generator in NH as backup power during power failures. With the crazy weather we get here, having snow isn’t out of the question in October or April. This year, we got off lucky, but last season wasn’t so fair. With no power for over a week, generator sales in NH went through the roof for both portable and permanent units, and the big-box stores didn’t have a single one available throughout New England. This is precisely the reason why it’s a
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Need an Electrician?

If you live in or own a business in Nashua, New Hampshire and need an electrician, waste no time in calling a team that is going to give you prompt, quality service and call Cote Electric. Whether you need light bulbs changed, a new service panel added, heating/cooling wired or security system installed in your retail establishment, Cote Electric is the team that will get it done professionally, on time and within budget. When it comes to residential work, and you need a security system installed, a home automation system installed or upgraded, or additional electrical outlets, Cote has a
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Generators in NH… a necessity!

With the winter hitting us hard this winter, and snow totals rising steadily here in the North East, the likelihood of a power outage becomes all too real! Sales for generators in NH have steadily climbed since 2010, when we had a record snowfall in October. Nothing is worse than sitting at the dinner table with your family, everyone laughing, smiling and discussing the day, when suddenly you are plunged into darkness! Realizing you just lost power, you start scrambling for flashlights, hoping that the batteries are still good. In an instant, you feel helpless. It is very easy to
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Security systems explained…

With crime rates escalating, it is time to take this matter seriously. When it comes to protecting your family, employees, or property, Cote Electric is on the cutting edge of security systems! As a Licensed New Hampshire Electrician with over 25 years in business, Cote Electric has been protecting the families and commercial assets of New Hampshire continuously. We specialize in assessing your needs for security systems, and making a recommendation tailored to protect you from loss, installing security systems to work with existing residential or commercial protection security systems, or we can install a complete automation security system, which
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The harsh weather is coming, do you need a home generator?

  Here in New England, it is no secret that we have harsh weather. Our ‘winter’ can start as early as October, as we learned here in 2011. Losing electricity for nearly a week, many of us suffered with no heat, no hot water, and were unable to cook. Many of us suffered in the dark, praying that we didn’t have broken pipes. Being without power this time isn’t the greatest problem though. Our main concern is keeping our pipes from freezing in our homes, therefore we NEED heat. In New Hampshire, generators are considered a necessity. There is nothing
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In New Hampshire generators keep your business open!

It happens quite often here in New Hampshire, a nice evening turns into a wintry snowstorm, dumping feet of snow with howling winds and just making the night miserable. But in New Hampshire, generators are becoming more and more common. We have lost power here quite often in the past three years, including a freak snowstorm in October of 2010 that left many without power for weeks. Let’s roll into 2014 with a different perspective and peace of mind! Now, being a New Hampshire resident, and losing power is horrible. Without heat, you have pipes freezing, children shivering and after
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Where Can I Find an Electrician in Bedford, NH?

If you live in Bedford, New Hampshire, and you are looking for an electrician with a proven track record, call Cote Electric. Ron Cote has been in business for over 26 years in the New Hampshire area. He is one of the leading electricians from Manchester to Nashua.   Recently, I added addition to my home, and needed to find an electrician in Bedford, New Hampshire. I met with five different electricians from the Bedford, NH area, and made my decision who I was choosing while I spoke with Mr. Cote. Other electricians I spoke to seemed to want to
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Where Can I Purchase a Generator in NH?

Here in New England, on an icy, snowy night there is always the possibility of losing electricity. As soon as the weatherman says that we’re getting more than 3 inches of snow, everyone runs out to the supermarkets to buy up every loaf of bread and gallon of milk to go home, hunker down, and wait. Hopefully, through this ordeal we get to keep our electricity up. There is nothing worse than sitting in an ice cold home because you don’t have electricity. With power interruptions occurring more frequently, and lasting longer, it is in your best interest to subsidize
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