10 January 2019, 10:36 AMjon-nyc
Bring on the storms...
Finally got this delivered this morning: https://powerequipment.honda.c...tors/models/eu7000is
Back in October I had an electrician install a transfer switch, it's not whole-house but it's enough capacity for everything I need. I could go on indefinitely without power.
10 January 2019, 10:52 AMwtg
Nice generator; I'm sure it's much quieter than the cheapo Champion that we have.
We installed a manual transfer switch maybe 15 years ago. I think we've averaged one extended outage per year, and the setup has come in very handy. We briefly considered replacing it with a whole house standby system but just can't justify the cost.
10 January 2019, 11:15 AMpianojuggler
Put a reminder on your phone or calendar to start it and let it run for five minutes once a month. Become familiar with STA-BIL.
pj, citizen-poster, unless specifically noted otherwise.
When a door closes, a can of worms opens.