How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

Blackouts can be incredibly stressful, even if you have been through them many times. Losing power robs us of our daily comforts and essentials, including everything from entertainment to refrigerating perishable foods.  Without following the...

How to Use a Portable Generator During a Power Outage

The combination of an aging electricity grid and increasing episodes of extreme weather due to climate change means that power outages are now a recurring event in many people’s lives. Acquiring a portable generator is...

What’s the Best Alternative to a Home Backup Generator?

You’ve most likely heard of a home backup generator. You may have even conjured up an image of those burly, fuel-feasting generators that you would see around the side of someone’s house. These days,...

A Deep Dive into Buying a Solar Generator for Your House

Are you considering a battery generator for your home but don’t like the idea of owning a gas generator? Do you dread refueling the one you already have to then listen to its loud...

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

It's hurricane season again, and that means it's time to prepare for the possibility of a killer storm. Across the country, hurricanes bring devastation each year, impacting millions of lives and costing billions of...

How to Stay Powered during a Blackout (Warm weather)

There’s no off-season for blackouts. In the summer, high winds and overloaded grids result in unintentional outages; fires and floods result in intentional outages. Having an independent power source is a great way to...

Blackouts in 2022: Let’s not repeat 2021

Jan 31st 2022: With snow storms whipping across the eastern coast of the US, blackouts are inbound for thousands of Americans. Read this article so you can prepare. February 2021 was a wake-up call for...

18 Ways to Prepare For a Winter Power Outage

In recent years, the USA has experienced several brutal winter storms. In 2021, Winter Storm Uri swept across most of the United States, affecting more than 170 million people, and causing blackouts for around...

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