September 26, 2021

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Best Generator Reviews 2020 | Inverter, Whole House, Solar, Portable

Buying a Portable Generator: What to Look For

Whether you’re preparing for emergency power, looking to run a job site, or have recreational use in mind, there’s a lot to consider when buying a portable generator. To help you sort it out among the plethora of options out there, we’ve put together a list of things our Pro team looks for when they’re […]

Review8.8(out of 10)

Generac GP6500 COsense Portable Generator Review

Generac GP6500 COsense Delivers Reliable Power with a Carbon Monoxide Sensor Whether your priorities are emergency power or powering your jobsite, it’s always generator season. With hurricane season ramping up and no slow-down for our team’s construction needs, we’re taking a deeper dive into what the Generac GP6500 COsense portable generator has to offer. Pros […]

Makinex Portable Power Box – Power With Mobility

The Makinex Portable Power Box (PPB) that we saw at the 2019 World of Concrete show is a battery-powered AC generator capable of storing a staggering 17.6kW of potential energy. The Basics The PPB’s value proposition is clear: a boat-load of portable, emission-free, and silent AC power for your jobsites. With sizes from 4.4kW to […]

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How To Use A Generator After a Storm or on the Job

Because of our run-ins with hurricanes here in Florida, we have some practical knowledge of how to use a generator for emergency storm power in addition to how we use them on a job site. Of course, generators have many uses aside from powering the home after a nasty storm. These tips for how to use […]

Review7.8(out of 10)
Energizer 3200-Watt Portable Inverter Generator

Energizer 3200-Watt Portable Inverter Generator

It was a dark and stormy night only a week after my wife and I moved into our home. Our excitement quickly turned into concern as Hurricane Irma bore down. As soon as we’d finished unpacking, I was ripping plywood and battening the hatches. Then, the worst came: Netflix was knocked out, along with the power, […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Briggs & Stratton Elite Series 8000-Watt Generator

Briggs & Stratton Elite Series 8000-Watt Generator with Bluetooth Review

Which portable generator fits your needs? The local hardware store might have a hundred different models (well, on their website, anyway), all with different wattages and price tags. As we know, portable generators can run the gamut on wattages, so we took a look at the best models from a number of different power classes. If […]

Review8.3(out of 10)
Energizer eZV7500 Portable Generator Review

Energizer eZV7500 Portable Generator Review

Portable generators cover a wide swath from 1800-watt units that are great for camping to 10,000-watt beasts that can run an entire job site crew. New to this sector is Energizer, a brand name well-known for its alkaline batteries. The Energizer eZV7500 and its brethren in the line come from Midland Power, a Canadian company […]