The Generac 5874 17Kw standby generator has a number of features that are quite desirable for anyone who is considering a back-up power source for their home. Everyone should invest in a good quality generator, especially if they live in an area that experiences extreme temperatures. You never know when you could face an unexpected power outage that could last for days, leaving you helpless without another option.
The main advantage of the Generac 5874 17Kw standby generator is that it offers hands free automatic operation with no need to worry about manual start up. It comes pre-wired and ready to be easily implemented into your homes electrical system or another supply source so that you can go on with your life, knowing that it will kick in whenever you experience a power outage.
This generator is so handy because even if you happen to be away from home when the power goes off, it will kick on, protecting the goods in your refrigerator and keeping your home comfortable for your arrival. Nothing is worse than arriving home late at night in a cold snow to a house with no power. It is freezing cold, and you usually have to hunt around for flashlights and hassle with the fuse box or struggle in a storm to start a portable generator. It does not have to be this difficult.
This air cooled Generac 5874 17Kw standby generator is even safe for use on sensitive electronics such as computers, and it operates quietly so that your daily routine is not disturbed in the least.
This device is built to withstand harsh weather conditions, and it can handle a heavy electrical load. It usually requires much fewer maintenance or troubleshooting checkups than other models, however, it is recommended to have it checked by a technician every couple of years.