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Backup Generator Installation & Repair Services in Chelmsford, MA

Backup generators are the workhorse of the generator family, providing power to millions of people in their time of need. Ryan Gath Electric provides a wide range of backup generators, each suited to a different power load and situation. From installation to repair and maintenance, we can ensure that your generator is always prepared to give you power. Read on for our full list of services for backup generators. Give us a call to schedule backup generator services in Chelmsford, MA and the surrounding area.

Ryan Gath Electric provides backup generator installation and services throughout Chelmsford, MA and the surrounding areas.

What is a Backup Generator?

A backup generator is the standard generator type. It consists of a generator unit, often powered by gas, which is wired into your home’s electrical grid. Most backup generators are started manually when the power goes out, which makes them a fairly simple and low maintenance option for homeowners. They often are only large enough to power a select few important appliances during a power outage, usually things like phones, computers, and a few lights. There are larger versions that power more of the house, so before you decide on one you should consider the purpose for which you need it. If you aren’t sure what size or type you need, just give us a call. We’ll help you through the whole process, so that you’ll end up with a generator that will meet your needs.

Repair and Maintenance for Backup Generators

It is of the utmost importance that your backup generator is kept in good operating condition. Otherwise, you may try and start it in an emergency only to find that it isn’t working. Generators that aren’t properly repaired or maintained can create other problems as well, including starting fires and burning out wires in your home. If you notice a problem with your generator, don’t ignore it! We offer full repair and maintenance services for backup generators. Whether you’ve identified a problem with your backup generator, or just haven’t had it checked by a professional in a while, we’ve got you covered. With us taking care of your generator, you can be secure in the knowledge that it will take care of you.

Backup Generator Installation in Chelmsford and the Surrounding Area

Installing a backup generator may seem like a simple process, but it actually isn’t. The generator itself must be secured properly, to make sure it isn’t accidentally knocked over or even stolen. Then, the unit must be wired into your home’s electrical grid properly. If done incorrectly this could have disastrous results, including electrocution, fire, and damage to the generator. For that reason, it is highly inadvisable for anyone to install a backup generator without expert knowledge. If you need a backup generator installed, call Ryan Gath Electric. All of our technicians have years of professional experience in the installation of backup generators. We’ll make sure that your generator is installed correctly and safely. When you activate your generator for the first time, you can do it secure in the knowledge that it was installed by some of the best in the industry.

If you have any questions about backup generators, give us a call today.