A lot of things benefit from a good backup, even whole-house generator systems. This is especially true during winters in Northeastern Tennessee. There’s nothing worse than being stuck in the middle of a snowy night with no power to warm up your home. Thankfully, a standby generator can help you get through outage problems as comfortable as possible.
Buying a standby generator system can be a pretty big deal so it makes sense that homeowners would want to know that the advantages are worth it. Here are a few reasons why you should invest in a standby generator this season.
If the temperatures outside your home are freezing, it will only take minutes before your interiors drop to those levels, too. This is why it’s important to finish your generator installation even before winter starts. This enables your furnace or heater to continue warming your home even if a storm has recently cut power in your area.
Can you imagine buying a whole month’s worth of frozen groceries only for them to get spoiled by a freezer or refrigerator that is not running? There are appliances in your home that are essential to keep connected to a source of power, and a standby generator can help you keep them operational even during a power outage.
Ask your generator contractor to connect your plumbing heaters to your backup generator. Running water can protect your pipes from freezing and bursting in the winter, but it’s impractical to keep your faucets running all season long. A backup generator is essential in keeping your plumbing system safe from freezing problems and causing massive amounts of damage to your home.
At Jeff Woods Construction, we are your leading provider of generator installation, maintenance and repair services. Give us a call at (931) 345-2285, or fill out our contact form to schedule a consultation and request a free estimate today. We serve homeowners in Kingston, Hamilton, Rhea and Roane as well as other nearby areas.