There are needs for generators and the different types of generators. Each one has pros and cons of each type of generator. Portable generators are good but do have some issues with them compared to bigger whole home generators, those are good but then you need to take into consideration the way it is powered.
- A whole-house generator runs on natural gas and automatically starts during a power outage.
- Portable generators can be loud and heavy, require manual starting, and need to be refueled.
- Whole-house generators can power kitchen appliances, electronics, heating and cooling equipment, and other essentials.
“When it comes to home generators and backup power, the two most common solutions are standby generator systems and portable generators.”