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Our skilled electricians offer professional generator installation and replacement services to ensure your home or business stays powered up during unexpected outages. From selecting the right generator to expertly installing it and replacing any outdated units, we prioritize your comfort and safety. Trust us to provide reliable backup power solutions tailored to your specific needs, keeping your lights on and essential appliances running smoothly. Count on our expertise for efficient generator services that give you peace of mind when you need it most.

Sims & Sons is responsive, efficient and professional. I was able to schedule service within the week, and Darrell resolved my electrical outlet issue very quickly on site. I feel confident in the knowledge, skills and pricing that Sims & Sons offers. I will definitely use the company again for future electrical needs.

Jorie Danay
Chicago, IL

We take pride in our effort to contribute towards creating a safe, functional, and technologically advanced electrical and plumbing environment for your residence. We can walk you through the process from start to finish and help you complete your residential electrical  project!

Popular Questions

Installing a power generator provides a reliable backup power source during emergencies or when the main power supply is disrupted. It ensures that essential appliances and systems, such as refrigeration, heating/cooling, and security systems, can continue to operate, offering convenience, comfort, and safety during power outages.

Yes, electricians can provide valuable guidance in selecting the appropriate power generator for your specific requirements. They consider factors such as your power needs, available fuel sources (e.g., gasoline, diesel, natural gas), budget, and any specific features or functionalities you desire. Electricians can help you choose a generator that meets your power demands and is compatible with your electrical system.

Permit requirements for power generator installation can vary depending on your location and the specific regulations in place. In many cases, obtaining a permit is necessary to ensure compliance with local building codes and safety standards. Electricians are familiar with the permit requirements in their area and can assist you in obtaining the necessary permits for generator installation.

The lifespan of a power generator depends on various factors, including the type of generator, usage, maintenance, and environmental conditions. On average, a well-maintained generator can last for 10 to 30 years. However, regular inspections and maintenance by a qualified electrician are essential to ensure optimal performance and longevity.

Yes, electricians can handle both the installation and ongoing maintenance of power generators. They are experienced in connecting the generator to your electrical system, installing the necessary transfer switches or panels, and ensuring proper grounding and safety measures. Additionally, electricians can provide routine maintenance, such as fuel and oil filter changes, battery checks, and electrical system inspections, to keep your generator in top working condition.

Note: Power generator installation and replacement involve complex electrical work. It is crucial to consult with a licensed and experienced electrician to ensure proper installation, compliance with regulations, and safe operation.

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Generator Installation and Replacement Service
Sims & Sons Electric and Plumbing
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