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How to Hook up a Generator to Your Home the Correct Way

How To Hook Up A Generator To Your Home The Correct Way — Winter is coming. Don't be without power during an outage. Check out how to hook up a generator to your house so all you need to do is click a switch and you're whole house will have power.

Learning how to correctly hook up a generator to your home should be a core component of your emergency preparedness plans. It is sad to say but having power at your house is taken for granted by millions of people …

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How To Quieten ANY Generator

How To Quieten Any Generator - When it comes to prepping a generator is a double edged sword, on one side you have the power to keep warm, cook food and see in the night but on the other side generators are very noisy, people will know you have power and could try and take the generator away or even worse try to kill you for it.

Having a generator on hand is great in case your power goes out for an extended period of time. Pretty much every winter out power goes out because of ice storms, we would be lost with out ours. When it …

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Don’t Purchase a Generator Without Reading This First

Don't Purchase a Generator With Out Reading This First - A generator will keep it on for an extended period of time afterwards until the electricity can be restored. This is a very helpful and even lifesaving invention – but there are a few things that you should consider before investing in one.

If you are looking to build a base of preparedness that can be built upon you are going to need, at least, six things. Really, its more like six answers. What will you do for each of the following? Water …

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Should Preppers have a Whole House Generator?

The king of convenience, when it comes to backup power, is the whole house generator.

The king of convenience, when it comes to backup power, is the whole house generator. There are all sorts of methods that can be used for generating backup power but nothing just clicks on the way a whole house generator …

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7 Quick Tips for Portable Generator Maintenance

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A portable generator is a great addition to any prepper household. Never worry about power outages. You can power your fridge/freezer, computer, a few lights, and your microwave if you have your own generator.  We’ll look at 7 easy tips …

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How to Quiet a Noisy Generator

How to Quiet a Noisy Generator — Without power, everything will stop working and the discomfort people will experience would be difficult to ignore. Having a generator becomes crucial for every household, especially for those experiencing frequent power blackouts.

Having access to electricity has become a basic need for the modern man, regardless if he lives in the city or in the mountains. Without power, everything will stop working and the discomfort people will experience would be difficult to …

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Build A DIY $40 Generator From A Lawnmower

Build A DIY $40 Generator From A Lawnmower - Don’t throw away your old lawnmower, upcycle it into a cheap very powerful generator for your home. This generator can power TV’s, freezers and Internet.

Have an old lawnmower collecting cobwebs? Don’t throw it away upcycle it into a cheap very powerful generator for your home. This generator can power TV’s, freezers and your Internet! This whole project will only set you back about $40 …

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How To Build A Bicycle Generator

How To Build A Bicycle Generator - How To Build A Bicycle Generator pin - Having a manual method of producing power is a great backup in case there is no wind or sun to charge your off the grid batteries in an emergency situation! Get between 75 - 150 watts.

Having a manual method of producing power is a great backup in case there is no wind or sun to charge your off the grid batteries in an emergency situation! Building your own generator requires a number of items. A …

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How To Make A 5 Gallon Bucket Hydroelectric Generator

How To Make A 5 Gallon Bucket Hydroelectric Generator -

This 5 Gallon Bucket Hydroelectric Generator could literally change the way you harvest FREE power! This is by far the most innovative modification I’ve found for a five gallon bucket. Sam Redfield developed this design to provide a source of electricity that …

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How To Build A Vertical Wind Generator from Washing Machine Motor

How To Build A Vertical Wind Generator from Washing Machine Motor

Instructables is a great website with loads of survival, homesteading and great  DIY projects. I saw this over there and had to share with you. This is a great power generator from recycled old washing machine parts. If you are …

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