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Backup Generator Sales and Installation

Whole-home backup generators provide power to your home, and can operate for days, even weeks if required*. Generators are the ideal choice for longer-term power outages, eliminating the need to go to a hotel or other place to stay during a long emergency. A sufficiently sized generator can run your home’s internet equipment, electronics, air conditioner, heater, water heater, washer and dryer, as well and kitchen appliances during a power outage.

Southern HVAC has generators in-stock and immediately available throughout [[geo]]. Call (407) 917-1800 to schedule a free, no-obligation quote.

Our generators are available to use natural gas or propane (LP) fuel and sends power into to your home’s electrical system. They include WiFi monitoring capabilities that allow you to keep an eye on the system operation at home or anywhere in the world where internet access is found.

Generators protect your home with:

  • Instant, automatic whole-home backup power in the event of an outage
  • Lengthy backup power for days, even weeks if necessary
  • Continuous operation of the entire home, including important systems like Air Conditioners, Security Systems, Internet Equipment and Refrigerators during an emergency or severe weather
  • No need to ‘refuel’ with constant access to natural gas or propane supplies
  • No need to move to a hotel or with others during a power outage

*As fuel is available.

Whole-home Backup Generator FAQs

How do I select the right Generator?
Call (407) 917-1800 for a free estimate and consultation to learn the appropriate size and type of generator for your home.

What’s involved in the installation?
For the most part installation is a simple 4-step process: 1) Determine the generator and purchase 2) Your installing company puts the equipment in and completes the initial connections 3) Permits and inspections are carried out to check the connection to the home 4) Installation is completed and tested.

How much does a whole-home generator cost?
Due to the broad variety of house designs, installation requirements and generator products available, costs can vary within $25-$250 or more per month. Estimates for your custom installation can be obtained for free by calling (407) 917-1800.

Discounts are available now, including: up to $300 in installation savings, $0 Down, 0% financing, and other low-payment financing options. Use the number above to receive details about the discounts and specials currently available.

How long does the installation take?
The time varies widely based on the home and local permit processes, but can typically be finished in 4 – 8 weeks.

How to support your home during power outages
Take care of the unpredictable BEFORE an emergency.

5 Steps to Protect Your Home During Power Emergencies

Power outages cost Americans $150,000,000,000 each year. That’s $500 for every man, woman and child.

1. Install a backup generator

Whole-home backup generators provide power to your entire home and are the first and best way to protect your home and family in an emergency. They are frequently easy to install, and with financing plans and offered rebates are more affordable than before. Most companies like Southern HVAC offer free estimates for purchase and installation and provide ongoing annual maintenance to ensure adequate operation when necessary.

PORTABLE VS. HOME GENERATORS: Portable generators are used for single appliances and electronics and are generally not able to provide power to integrated mechanical equipment like air conditioning and water heaters. However, they are portable and the type of fuel required to run them provides the option for gasoline. Whole-home backup generators can provide electricity for the entire home, including big appliances and air conditioners. They are the preferred choice for longer-term power outages, preventing the need to stay at a hotel or other location. Backup generators are also safer and work more quietly verses the portable option.

2. Get a whole-home surge protector

There’s no need for a surge protector for every outlet when you use a whole-home surge protector. The whole-home protector also protects your appliances, air conditioner, water heater and other integrated equipment. Call (407) 917-1800 to have your whole-home surge protector installed.

3. Put together a disaster kit

A disaster kit should at least include a first aid kit, one gallon of water per person, a 3 day supply of food and baby supplies, pet food, battery-powered radio, flashlight with batteries, duct tape, garbage bags, small screwdrivers pliers and wrenches, a manual can opener, extra cell phone chargers and battery backup.

4. Shut down and remove the plug for electronics

Even with a surge protector it’s a good idea to unplug delicate electronics that can be damaged when power resumes.

5. Plan for water problems

In addition to storing a decent supply drinking water, prepare for water to be expensive or difficult to find during an extreme emergency. If possible, fill bathtubs with water and have buckets ready to pour water into toilet tanks for flushing. Consider buying a portable travel/camping toilet or composting toilet.