Top 10 Backup Generator for Home – Outdoor Generators

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1. Westinghouse


Transfer Switch Ready, CARB Compliant, Westinghouse WGen7500DF Dual Fuel Portable Generator 7500 Rated & 9500 Peak Watts, Electric Start, Gas or Propane Powered

Westinghouse #ad - Powered by a 420cc westinghouse 4-stroke OHV engine featuring a long-lasting cast iron sleeve with automatic low oil shutdown and digital hour meter. Plug-and-play: comes with a remote start key fob, 12V Battery charger, oil, an oil funnel, a tool kit, and a user's Manual to get you started right out of the box minimal assembly required.

6 gallon fuel tank with fuel gauge; electric push button start with Remote key fob. Intuitive control panel features two gfci 5-20r 120v household Duplex outlets and one L14-30R 120/240V 30A twist-lock outlet; outlets have rubber covers for added safety. All westinghouse portable generators are functionally tested in the factory and may contain minimum Residual Oil and/or Fuel Odor; EPA and CARB Compliant; Backed by 3-Year Limited Service, Labor, and Parts Coverage with Nationwide Customer Service and Support Network at 1-855-944-3571 or [email protected]wpowereq.

Com. 7500 rated watts & 9500 peak watts gasoline; 6750 rated watts & 8550 peak watts propane; 6.
BrandWestinghouse #ad
ManufacturerWestinghouse #ad
Height26 Inches
Length27.2 Inches
Weight194 Pounds
Width26.1 Inches
Part NumberWGen7500DF
Warranty3 Year Limited

2. WEN


CARB Compliant, WEN 56200i 2000-Watt Gas Powered Portable Inverter Generator

WEN #ad - Produces clean power to safely operate and prevent damage to sensitive electronics such as phones, tablets, televisions and computers. Includes two three-prong 120v receptacles, one 12V DC receptacle and one 5V USB port. Dimensions: 18" x 11" x 18" | Weight: 50 lbs. Noise level: 53 dB operation. Great for campgrounds, construction sites, tailgates and power outages. Epa iii and carb compliant 79. 7 cc 4-stroke ohv engine produces 2000 surge watts and 1600 rated watts.
BrandWEN #ad
ManufacturerWEN #ad
Height18 Inches
Length18 Inches
Weight48 Pounds
Width11 Inches
Part Number56200i
Warranty2-year warranty, 90-day commercial

3. All Power America


All Power America APG3012 3250 Watt Portable Generator Gas Powered, Compact Design

All Power America #ad - 2x 120v ac outlet, 1x 12v dc output. Compliant, not available to ship to California. Lightweight, compact size. Great for emergency power at home and jobsite. R. B. Epa certified. 4 gallon fuel capacity, low oil level shut down, produces 20 amps at 120V. 5 hp 196cc ohv air cooled engine. 3250 watt peak power, 2500 Watt rated power. Non c. 6. Runs 8 hrs @ 1/2 load, operating noise 68 db. A.
BrandAll Power America #ad
ManufacturerAll Power America #ad
Height18.11 Inches
Length24.02 Inches
Weight0 Pounds
Width18.5 Inches
Part NumberAPG3012
WarrantyManufacturer warranty for 1 year parts and labor, 2 year parts

4. DuroMax


Blue and Black, DuroMax XP10000E Gas Powered Portable Generator

DuroMax #ad - Idle control: generator lowers rpms when not in use, saving fuel and reducing noise. Plenty of power: with 10, 000 running watts, 000 starting watts and 8, this unit can handle heavy loads from lights and a refrigerator to a home air conditioner and high amperage power tools.

Ideal in situations like on job sites where power is used intermittently. Low oil shut-off: protects your investment by automatically shutting the generator off when it senses that the oil is low. Mx2 technology: with duromax mx2 technology, get the maximum power from each of the 120 Volt receptacles; Choose between operating the generator at both 120V and 240V simultaneously, or at 120V only with full power. Powerful duromax engine: the xp10000e is powered by a DuroMax 18HP, 440cc DuroMax OHV Engine.
BrandDuroMax #ad
ManufacturerDuroMax #ad
Height26 Inches
Length30 Inches
Weight218 Pounds
Width29 Inches
Part NumberXP10000E
Warranty1 Year

5. Champion Power Equipment


Champion Power Equipment 100538 9375/7500-Watt Portable Generator with Electric Start

Champion Power Equipment #ad - Electric start - trust the reliable 420cc champion engine with its battery-included electric start featuring a reliable toggle switch, plus built-in Cold Start Technology for easy starts in cold weather.

Champion support - includes 3-year limited warranty with FREE lifetime technical support from dedicated experts. Intelligauge - keep track of voltage, hertz and run-time hours to easily monitor power output and track maintenance intervals. Ultra-powerful - at 9375 starting watts and 7500 running watts, enjoy up to 8 hours of run time on a full tank of gasoline with a noise level of 74 dBA from 23 feet. Covered outlets - four 120v 20a gfci outlets, a120/240v 30a locking outlet and a 120/240V 50A outlet 14-50R, plus Volt Guard built-in surge protector prevents overloads and keeps your equipment safe.
BrandChampion Power Equipment #ad
ManufacturerChampion Power Equipment #ad
Height25.2 Inches
Length29.9 Inches
Weight199.1 Pounds
Width27.2 Inches
Part Number100538

6. Briggs & Stratton


2200 Starting Watts 1700 Running Watts, Briggs & Stratton P2200 Power Smart Series Inverter Generator with Quiet Power Technology and Parallel Capability

Briggs & Stratton #ad - 1 gallon fuel tank for upto 8 hours of continuous operation at 25 percent load, USB port allows charging of portable electronics in order to stay connected. At 59 decibels operating volume, it’s quieter than a normal conversation Sound levels may vary based on proximity and location; measured at ¼ load at 7 meters from control panel side.

Quiet and fuel efficient 111 cc oHV engine produces 2, 200 starting watts and 1700 running watts. Muffler : Super Lo-tone. Quiet and fuel efficient 111 cc oHV engine produces 2, 200 starting watts and 1700 running watts. Produces less than 3 percent total harmonic distortion making it safe for laptop computers, TVs and game systems; Run Time Upto 8.

0 at 25 percent Load. 1-gallon fuel tank for up to 6. 5 hours of continuous operation at 25% load. Parallel connector port allows connection between 2 units for more power. Start type : Recoil. Parallel connector port allows connection between 2 units for more power; Muffler : Super Lo Tone. Start type: Recoil. Usb port allows charging of portable electronics in order to stay connected.
BrandBriggs & Stratton #ad
ManufacturerBriggs and Stratton Power Products #ad
Height19.9 Inches
Length22.4 Inches
Weight55 Pounds
Width14.4 Inches
Part Number030651
Warranty2 years limited warranty

7. Connecticut Electric


Connecticut Electric EGS107501G2KIT EmerGen EGS107501G2 10 Circuit Manual Transfer Switch Kit, Portable Generator for Emergency Use

Connecticut Electric #ad - All connecticut electric products are ETL listed, ensuring its compliance to UL Standard. Voltage: this transfer switch kit is designed with the capability of 2 pole circuits and allows 240-volt circuits, making it perfect for well or water sump pump applications.

If one of the installed 2-pole circuits are not needed, the tie bar can be removed to allow for 2 single pole circuits. Compatible with all load centers: this backup generator inverter is compatible with all residential load centers including: Challenger, Square D, Siemens, Home line, GE, Cutler Hammer, and Westinghouse load centers. With easy-to-follow instructions, this unit is incredibly easy to install and is a cheaper alternative to running your portable generator without it. Power surge protection: the double throw rocker switches absolutely eliminate the possibility of power back feeding to the utility line or to your generator when power is restored.

Indoor or outdoor: the designed enclosures of the power inlet and transfer switches to be used either indoors or outdoors and have a NEMA 3R rainproof rating allowing the kit to be installed wherever is convenient for you and you home. For portable generator: this transfer kit is designed for use with emergency generators that have up to a 30 amp output, Nema L1430 .
BrandConnecticut Electric #ad
ManufacturerEmerGen #ad
Height14.5 Inches
Length11.5 Inches
Width20.5 Inches
Part NumberEGS107501G2KIT
Warranty1 Year

8. Generac


CARB Compliant, Generac 6866 iQ2000 Super Quiet 1600 Running Watts/2000 Starting Watts Gas Powered Inverter Generator

Generac #ad - Economy, standard, and Turbo modes of operation saves fuel and reduces noise. Powerdial integrates start/run/stop functions into 1 easy-to-use dial.

Powerbar monitors and displays wattage used; Electronic Fuel Gauge displays remaining fuel; Runtime Display show how much time is left before refueling. Parallel 2 units together for twice the power parallel kit model 6877 sold separately; Storage Cover model 6875 sold separately. Fuel capacity: 1. 06 gallons; runtime 50% - 25% load: 5. 7 - 7. 7 hrs; full load fuel Consumption gallons/hour: 2. 85; displacement: 80 cc; oil Type: SAE 10W-30 Ac rated outputrunning/starting: 1600/2000 Watts; AC Rated Voltage: 120V.
BrandGenerac #ad
ManufacturerGenerac #ad
Height16.9 Inches
Length20 Inches
Weight46.2 Pounds
Width12.6 Inches
Part Number6866
Warranty3-year limited

9. JackonLux


Rechargeable Emergency LED Bulb JackonLux Multi-Function Battery Backup Emergency Light for Power Outage Camping Outdoor Activity Hurricane 9W 850LM 60W Equivalent Daylight 5000K E26 120 Volt 2 Pack

JackonLux #ad - Patent design - plastic coated aluminum lamp body with glue sealed globe cover, impact-resistant, free of electric shock and moisture proof. Power off, when there is a power outage, will light for up to 3-4 hours, our bulb still on, light on - jackonlux rechargeable led bulb works as regular led bulb, you will never be left in dark again.

High brightness - jackonlux emergency light bulb has 850 lumens output under 120 volt AC mode, 60W equivalent, gives 500 lumens output under battery discharge DC model, 40W equivalent. What you get - 2 jackonlux rechargeable led bulbs and 2 caps with switch and hook. Multi-function, warehouse light, not Only Bulb - JackonLux emergency light bulb is portable, flashlight, widely used as camping light, hook light, etc.
BrandJackonLux #ad
ManufacturerJackonLux #ad
Height5.39 Inches
Length2.72 Inches
Weight0.34 Pounds
Width2.72 Inches
Part NumberBL01-9WE3000K

10. Belkin


8ft Cord4,320 Joules, Belkin 12-Outlet Pivot-Plug Power Strip Surge Protector

Belkin #ad - Emi/rfi noise filter - 150k hz - 100M Hz, up to 50dB. Safe usage: correct operation is important see product description section below for useful safety information. Space saving combination of rotating outlets 8 and stationary outlets 4. Safeguards computers, appliances, home theater and office equipment from potentially damaging power surges. Specs: 4, 320 joule energy rating / 6, 125v, 000 volts maximum spike voltage / ac 15a, 1875W. Backed by lifetime warranty and protected by $300, 000 connected equipment warranty. 12 outlet surge protector power strip with 8 feet /2. 4 meter cord.
BrandBelkin #ad
ManufacturerBelkin Components #ad
Height11.4 Inches
Length3.97 Inches
Weight2.45 Pounds
Width1.1 Inches
Part NumberBP11223008
Warranty5 Year