Are you prepared for winter? From late December through January, tens of thousands lost power, thanks to freezing temperatures and powerful winter storms. According to USA Today, Christmas Day ice storms killed 17 residents in the Northeastern U.S.; thousands of others relocated to emergency warming shelters.
Recent tragedies remind us of the importance of staying warm, informed, and well-fed during extreme weather. Residents and business owners alike can prepare for the worst by stockpiling supplies and purchasing portable or industrial generators. What generator will work best for you?
Average residential generators or portable generating sets output 3,000 to 8,500 watts of power and cost approximately $400 to $1,000 each, according to The Boston GlobeRead moreResidents Turn to Generators to Stay Warm During Frigid Winter Storms