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Articles about Generator

Home Generator and Transfer Switch Connection Video


How can I connect a generator and transfer switch to my house to supply electricity? Basic Generator Connection to Power a Home, Generator Transfer Switch and Panel.



Connecting A Generator To A Home Video


How should I install the wiring to connect a generator to my home? Planning and Installing a Generator with a Transfer Switch: How to Connect a Generator to a Home.



How to Prepare an Electrical Panel for a Generator


If I install that interlock transfer switch kit to my main breaker do I need to do the whole Sub Panel install?



Home Generator Automatic Transfer Switch Design


How to Wire a Custom Generator Transfer Switch – This series covers a wide variety of topics all about home generators including sizing, selecting, connecting and safely operating this all important addition to your home.



Generators and Power Quality


How to Select the Right Generator for Your Home Electrical Requirements



Sizing a Generator Transfer Switch


Here are the Steps for Sizing a Generator Transfer Switch: The rating and size of all the electrical components of the system should be sized properly.



Electrical Wiring for Generator Connections


Why you should never connect a generator in such a way as to back-feed your electrical system. This is extremely dangerous not only to your home but also the electrical utility crews who may be working on downed electrical wires.



How to Wire a Generator Cord


Should a generator cord have 3 or 4 wires? How to Wire a Cord for a Generator, Connecting a 3-Wire and 4-Wire Cord to a Generator, Generator Cord and Connector Amperage Ratings.



Home Generators and Back Feeding Electrical Power


How to Connect a Generator to a Home – There are illegal methods of connecting a generator to a home to provide temporary power that can be very dangerous, the proper way to connect generator power to the home electrical system is by providing a separation between the utility company power supply and the generator.



Home Generator Transfer Switch Options


Is a manual transfer switch a good choice for my generator? Selecting a Transfer Switch for a Home Generator.



Generator Automatic Transfer Switch is Crackling Sizzling and Arcing


Why does my automatic transfer switch makes a Loud ‘pop’ and there was also a visible flash?



Understanding Home Generator Panels


How to Plan for a Generator and Transfer Switch Installation: Panels and Generator Circuit Power



Before You Buy a Generator You Should Read This


How to Choose the Right Generator for Your Home: Home Generators and the Total Connected Electric Load.



How to Ground a Home Generator


How to Ground a Generator and the Home Electrical System: Bonding the Generator to the Grounded Electrical System of the Home.



Estimating The Cost To Install A Home Generator


How do we locate a Qualified Electrician to install a Generator for our Home? Estimate the Cost to Install a Home Generator, Factors that will Effect the Cost of a Home Generator Installation, Local Code Standards and Ordinances.



Generator ATS Provides Power During Partial Power Loss


How a Generator Automatic Transfer Switch Works and is a Very Important Part of the Home Generator System



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