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October

2019

Critical: Read your owner’s manual

I can’t emphasize enough how important it is for people with home automatic generators to read their manuals and understand how to work their generators. Generator companies have to go into triage mode in huge outages supporting medical, communication and emergency support providers first and most likely will not be able to supply oil changes nor spend too much time on the phone providing instructions on how to turn On/Off generator, check oil, etc. ****This […]
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October

2019

“Cliffsnotes” learn fast…

With all the PG&E outage buzz, I’m concerned people are going to make quick decisions without a good knowledge base. Who would think people would suddenly need to know all about generators? Here are basic generator concepts you should understand: 1. Noise. Thank goodness there are noise regulations for backup home generators. Most of us remember those noisy generators on campers that parked next to us in camp sites – automatic, home standby systems have come […]
17

August

2019

Reservations Recommended

September is right around the corner… and with it comes fire season! Due to heavy call volume and the urgency to get generators in place before predicted power outages, we’d sure love it if you dropped us a note (info@leetegenerators.com)  if you are coming to pick up your equipment or would like to schedule a private consultation. The more details, the better. If you are a new client requesting maintenance, please email us and we […]
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July

2019

Marin IJ cartoon

George Russell: Are home generators the next leaf blowers?
27

June

2019

SF Chronicle Article

https://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Demand-for-generators-lights-up-as-PG-E-power-14054242.php