Tips for Operating a Portable Generator Safely

Posted on April 27, 2012
A portable generator can be a good temporary power supply for lighting, vital medical equipment, refrigerators, sump pumps and essential appliances. Following is a partial list of tips from DTE Energy for safely installing and operating a portable generator.  (For complete list, visit the DTE Energy website.) Follow the manufacturer’s instructions to avoid injuring someone or damaging your generator or appliances. When you use a portable generator, you can only operate a limited number of... Read more

Oak Electric is Your Source for Generac Generators

Posted on April 20, 2012
Oak Electric Service is a proud Elite dealer for Generac generator sales, installation, maintenance and service for residential and commercial use. Generac is one of the most well-known manufacturers of engine-driven generator systems all across the world. For more than 20 years, Generac residential power systems have been helping provide worry-free lifestyles for thousands of homeowners. They have the capability to handle various types of applications, both diesel and gas. Their renowned... Read more
Posted on April 15, 2012
As use of electronics and information and communications technologies for entertainment and work rises, more of us are recognizing the effects of blackouts on our daily planning and looking to residential generators as a way to prepare for outages. Once considered a luxury fixture for large homes, residential generators are increasingly becoming necessities among small households as well. It’s no wonder that the global supply of portable generator sets nearly quadrupled between 1995 and 2005... Read more