With the recent news of a hurricane that hit Florida and power outages throughout certain parts of the country, the idea of having a whole-home generator is seeming more important by the day. Sure, our power grid is a bit different and we deal with other types of weather patterns, but we can still be the victim of outages, especially due to flooding and windstorms.
The problem we now face is that some people think the generator they installed themselves, or the portable generator they have in the garage, is going to work as well as one installed by a pro. This usually isn’t the case. And for generator repairs in the Bronx, NY, going pro can keep homeowners more comfortable, safer, and feeling like they didn’t waste money on a system that’s supposed to protect them.
Let’s talk about some reasons to contact a pro for generator services.
Safety Comes First
First of all, generators are helpful in an unsafe situation. When the power goes out, many homes and families still want to rely on their security systems, cameras, and electric locking mechanisms, which can be powered and upheld by a whole-house generator. This ensures that a house remains protected and safe, which can be an amazing relief for a lot of people.
But safety can come in different forms, like the ability to keep food in the fridge from going bad, when homeowners are on a tight budget and can’t immediately replace all of it. Keeping food in the house, a shelter protected, and lights on for the family to remain comfortable and calm during a blackout is a big deal.
Choosing a pro for generator repairs means that customers don’t have to worry about problems or things breaking down later on. Professionals on our team are thorough, licensed, and trained in this specific technology.
Automatic standby generators are designed to turn on the moment that the power goes out. This is intended to keep a seamless transaction between the electrical grid that normally powers a home, and the generator that will now take over. That can do a lot for a family’s comfort and well-being.
Unfortunately, a standby generator that’s installed or repaired by an amateur is going to have a harder time being effective in standby mode than one that’s professionally repaired. If customers want to make sure that their system works when it’s needed, and without any delay, then a professional is the one to call.
Fast, Effective, Stress-Free
Simply put, professional generator repairs are fast, effective, and stress-free. They might be more expensive than calling for an amateur or a family friend, but they get the job done the way it’s supposed to be done.
Remember, a generator needs to be useful only a few times a year in certain situations. They can easily get neglected until a power outage occurs, and then frustrated families start looking for answers when the system doesn’t work. Stop this from happening by working with a team that knows what they’re doing. We can help with generator repairs, as well as generator replacements for systems that are old or outdated.
Contact Yost & Campbell Heating, Cooling & Generators for more information on our generator services!