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Tropical Weather Threatens Florida as Atlantic Basin Spins Up

Update: 1 September 2016 2:00 PM Eastern: The National Hurricane Center has extended the Hurricane Warnings and Tropical Storm Warnings much further along the coast. The storm surge forecast has … Continue reading

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Historic Louisiana Flood Disaster: FEMA Assistance Available

Beginning on August 11 through the 14, as much as 32 inches of rain fell on parts of southern Louisiana. Flood water rose quickly and forced tens of thousands of … Continue reading

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While the Briggs & Stratton line of standby generators offers a comperhesive 5-year limited warranty* that covers generator replacement parts, labor and travel.

Briggs & Stratton Extends 5-5-5 Home Standby Warranty

When Briggs & Stratton began offering a 5-5-5 warranty on their home standby generators, everyone cheered. That warranty covers parts for five years, labor for five years, and travel for … Continue reading

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Colin Impacts Florida – Georgia with High Winds & Flooding

Tropical Storm Colin began as a low pressure system that formed in the western Caribbean Sea, moved over the Yucatan Peninsula to the Gulf of Mexico where it took aim … Continue reading

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Prepare for Disaster Before the Hurricane Season Starts

Most of us spend our entire lives preparing for something. It seems we’re never quite ready for the next big thing. Even vacations need preparation. Unfortunately, many of us put … Continue reading

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Hurricane Arthur impacts the USA Coast over the Noth Carolina Outer Banks.

Hurricane Preparedness: Determine Your Risk and Develop Your Plan

Hurricanes and tropical storms differ from other types of natural disasters in that we often have advance warning of their approach. Forecasters can predict the weather conditions that make tornadoes … Continue reading

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Prepare Now for the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1, but as we’ve already seen this year with Hurricane Alex which formed in January, hurricanes and tropical cyclones can … Continue reading

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A view of flooded homes from a helicopter with a National Guardsman in the open helicopter doorway.

Replacing your Home Standby Generator after a Flood

Flooding is a common, annual occurrence throughout the United States and few places are entirely immune. Tropical Storms and hurricanes can inundate an area with many inches of rain and … Continue reading

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Standby Generator Warranties Matter: Know what yours Covers

Briggs & Stratton has taken a hard look at their warranty and how it compares to the warranties offered by other manufacturers, and for a good reason. The purchase and … Continue reading

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FOUR UNEXPECTED THINGS YOU’LL MISS DURING A WINTER POWER OUTAGE

4 Unexpected Things You’ll Miss During a Winter Power Outage by Generac Power Systems

According to a recent study, just four percent of surveyed homeowners selected heat as the household item they would miss the most during a power outage, compared to more than … Continue reading

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