Northstar Electric LLC

Northstar Electric LLC


Backup generator 

Backup Generator Installation & Maintenance 

We're a Generac authorized dealer and our electricians can have you up and running in a day or less in most cases. We also offer full maintenance for your backup generator no matter what brand you own. Annual services include full synthetic oils listed for your specific model generator and a full inspection checklist is performed to ensure your generator is running in optimum condition. 

 Backup generator installation and maintenance are crucial for ensuring uninterrupted power supply during power outages. A backup generator is a secondary power source that can be used to provide electricity when the primary power source is unavailable. Backup generators are commonly used in homes, businesses, hospitals, and other critical facilities.
 The installation of a backup generator involves several steps. First, it is essential to choose the right size and type of generator based on the power requirements of the building. The generator should be installed in a location that is easily accessible for maintenance and repair. The installation process includes connecting the generator to the electrical system, fuel supply, and exhaust system. It is important to ensure that the installation complies with all local codes and regulations.
 Maintenance of a backup generator is critical for ensuring its reliable operation during power outages. Regular maintenance includes checking the oil level, fuel level, battery condition, and coolant level. The air filter should be replaced periodically, and the spark plugs should be checked and replaced if necessary. It is also important to test the generator regularly to ensure that it starts and runs smoothly.
 In summary, backup generator installation and maintenance are critical for ensuring uninterrupted power supply during power outages. Proper installation and maintenance can help prevent costly downtime and ensure the safety of building occupants.

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