Why You Should Buy a Portable Generator

A portable generator is a backup power supply for people to use in the event of an emergency power outage. The portable generator can also be used for recreational purposes, you can easily take it to wherever you need it and plug the appliances which you can power with it. A portable generator can come in handy for multiple reasons and even be a lifesaver. 

Here are some reasons you might want a generator:

  • In the case of a power outage at your home, with a portable generator, you will be able to power your fridge, freezer, microwave, television set, a computer, and a number of lights simultaneously. It will also be beneficial at night so you don’t have to sit in the dark.
  • If you happen to experience hurricanes, tornadoes, and earthquakes around you home you could possibly lose electrical service during these natural disasters. With a generator, you will be able to charge your cell phones to call for help or start your stove to feed your neighbors and family.
  • If there is a power outage and you have a family member that relies on a machine to breathe having a generator can be extremely helpful for these types of medical emergencies. 
  • For recreational purposes, if you go on a camping trip a generator can provide great backup support for any electronics you may have.

By having a having a backup source of power, you will be better prepared for the next unexpected power outage. If you are interested in purchasing a portable generator, contact Cote Electric at 603.624.7970 or fill out our contact form online!