Home Standby Generators

HOME BACKUP POWER. COMFORT. SECURITY. CONVENIENCE.

Generac Guardian GeneratorsA permanently installed Generac home backup generator protects your home automatically. It runs on natural gas or liquid propane (LP) fuel, and sits outside just like a central air conditioning unit. A home backup generator delivers power directly to your home’s electrical system, backing up your entire home or just the most essential items. Now coming with FREE Mobile Link™, allowing you to monitor the status of your generator on a phone, tablet or computer from anywhere in the world.

Mobile Link™ Remote Monitoring FREE with every Guardian Series Home Standby Generator

Allows you to monitor the status of your generator from anywhere in the world using a smartphone, tablet, or PC. Easily access information, such as the current operating status and maintenance alerts. With Mobile Link, you are taken care of before the next power outage.

Automatic Operation

Don’t worry about having to be there to start and turn off your Generac home backup generator because it does that automatically–whether you’re home or away.

Refueling Not Necessary

Your Generac home backup generator runs on your existing natural gas or LP fuel supply. Save the gas cans for your other outdoor power equipment.

The #1 Selling Brand of Home Backup Generators

Generac created the home backup generator category. Today, our generators are preferred by most homeowners who invest in home backup power.

Power Directly to Your Home

You’ll never have to run an extension cord through a window or door again. Your Generac home backup generator safely delivers power right to your home’s electrical panel.

24/7/365 Customer Support

Power outages aren’t a 9-to-5 thing. That’s why we’re standing by all day every day from our headquarters in Wisconsin to answer any questions you might have.

HOW IT WORKS

A Generac home backup generator senses a power outage, turns on automatically, and delivers backup power to your home. It will run until utility power returns – whether that’s in two hours or two weeks.

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BUYER'S GUIDE

Interested in purchasing an automatic home standby generator? Get started today by downloading Generac’s FREE Buyer’s Guide! Get expert advice and tips to choose the right generator to protect your home, and learn more about the installation process.

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HOME BACKUP GENERATOR SIZING CALCULATOR

FIND THE RIGHT HOME BACKUP GENERATOR FOR YOU

With a few clicks of the mouse, our easy-to-use generator sizing calculator will recommend a range of generators that fit your needs.

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GENERATOR PRODUCTS

OPTIONS FOR VIRTUALLY EVERY NEED AND BUDGET

Explore the broad line of Generac home backup generators. You’ll see there’s one that’s right for you, no matter your needs or budget.

REAL GENERAC OWNERS

Learn more about how Generac home backup generators work, and hear from Real Generac Owners.

HOW DOES A HOME BACKUP GENERATOR HELP ME?

There are a lot of choices out there for backup power. Find out how a Generac home backup generator can help you during a power outage.

GENERAC CUSTOMER TESTIMONIAL - PEACE OF MIND

Mary Lou of Pennsylvania feels safe and comfortable in her home now that she has a Generac automatic standby generator.

REAL GENERAC OWNERS - POWER OUTAGE WHILE ON VACATION

After returning home from a vacation with his family, Rich L. learned that a storm had knocked out the power. His home had significant damages. That won’t happen again, now that Rich has an automatic standby generator.