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Backup Generators for Sacramento, CA

Be prepared for the next power outage! Bonney Generac Brand standby backup generators will keep you powered and your lights on. Call us today for an estimate.

It’s no fun when the power goes out. At Bonney, our local experts understand the strain power outages put on homes and businesses in the Sacramento area. This is why we offer generator installation among our electrical services—as one more way that we care for our customers.

Bonney electricians are licensed, skilled professionals who install the right power backup equipment in your home or business to give you peace of mind in the event that you lose power.

California power outages have become more and more common. Sometimes they last just a few minutes; sometimes they last for a few hours. Longer periods of power loss can cause significant disruption to normal living and working.

Impacts of Power Loss

  • No air conditioning
  • No heat
  • No water for those on properties with wells
  • No ability to cook for those with electric stoves
  • Freezer food thaws
  • Refrigerator food spoils
  • No way to charge phones or devices
  • Computer systems shut down
  • TVs and game consoles don’t work
  • Appliances cannot be used

What is a Standby Backup Generator?

Standby backup generators are units that activate within seconds of a power loss. A transfer switch in the unit detects the power failure and automatically turns the generator on, transferring the electrical load. Until regular utility services are restored, the standby generator supplies power to all circuits. There is no skip or halt to regular living and working activities.

Backup generators run on propane or natural gas. They are typically installed outside. They differ from portable generators in that there is no manual start; these units turn on and off automatically. Most standby backup generators automatically test themselves regularly to ensure readiness for use. Some models can be operated remotely from a smartphone or tablet.

Backup Generator Maintenance and Repair

For backup generator maintenance and repair, Sacramento residents and business owners call Bonney Plumbing, Heating, and Air.  We only provide maintenance and repairs on generators that we install. Our experienced technicians perform detailed inspections and carry out thorough maintenance protocols, including checking fluid levels, testing load banks, changing fuel and air filters, inspecting connections, and upgrading worn out parts.

If your generator needs repairing, a Bonney electrician will evaluate the unit and give you an estimate for the repair work. Call us today to schedule an estimate visit. Depending on the complexity of the problem and the parts needed, our technician may be able to make the repairs on the same visit.

We Carry Generac and Other Generator Models

At Bonney Plumbing, Heating and Air, we carry and install a range of generator products including Generac models. Depending upon home size, typical usage, and budget, our homeowner clients choose from the following Generac backup generators:

  • PowerPact 7.5kW home backup generator with 8-circuit transfer switch
  • Guardian 9kW home backup generator with 16-circuit transfer switch WiFi enabled
  • Guardian 11kW home backup generator with 16-circuit transfer switch WiFi enabled
  • Guardian 16kW home backup generator with whole house switch WiFi enabled
  • Guardian 20kW home backup generator with whole house switch WiFi enabled
  • Guardian 3-phase 20KW automatic standby generator
  • Guardian 22kW home backup generator with whole house transfer switch WiFi enabled
  • QT Series 70kW-150kW home backup generators

We also carry and install backup generators designed for businesses.

Affordable Generators and Manual Transfer Switches

Even if you do not need a high-tech generator, you may still want backup power options for your home. Bonney also offers portable generators that you can connect to your major appliances during outages. To make the connection process even easier, we also offer manual transfer switches. Manual transfer systems connect your portable generator directly to your home’s electrical panel. This lets you seamlessly transition power over to your generator when an outage occurs. Our Bonney manual transfer systems make generators affordable, safe, and easy for our customers.

Bonney | Backup Generator Company in Sacramento

Bonney Plumbing, Heating and Air provides five-star standby backup generator installations to the people of Sacramento and surrounding areas. We are among the leading backup generator providers in central and northern California. (Click here to see our service areas.) We carry a full line of backup generators that accommodate our customers’ varied capacity needs and budget constraints.

Are you thinking about installing a standby backup generator? Don’t wait until you’re in the middle of a power outage to decide. Contact the experts at Bonney for professional support. Our experts will help you choose the right generator for your needs.