Midwest Generator Solutions specializes in the installation, maintenance and repair of home and commercial standby generators and emergency backup generators in Indiana.


The 3 Best Inverter Generators

Most people probably have never had to know what it is to live without electricity. But the number of people that have gone through some natural disaster keeps increasing every year.  According to the Washington Post, “the Sooner State’s tornado count climbed to 146, including the swarm of 105 during May. This number eclipses the previous record of…

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Briggs & Stratton Generator Installation Cost

Power outages are becoming more common, with an increase in natural disasters every year. Being without power can be especially dangerous during months of extreme heat or cold.  Investing in a generator now ensures your family’s safety and comfort in the future if and when a power outage occurs.  Briggs & Stratton Generators Briggs and…

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Do Generators Need Maintenance?

t’s your worst nightmare. A storm is on the horizon, and you’ve gone to power up your generator, only to find that it won’t start.  Unfortunately, the time before a storm or blackout is the least convenient time to troubleshoot problems with your generator. It’s incredibly inconvenient when you realize you could’ve easily prevented these problems…

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Are Portable Generators Dangerous?

Portable generators are helpful tools for temporary power outages or those living in rural areas without access to the power grid. Power from portable generators do more than keep you comfortable during a power outage. Many people rely on portable generators to keep their home medical equipment functioning, making them a life-saving tool in emergencies. …

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How to Connect a Generator to Your House

If you’ve ever experienced a power outage in your home, you know that it’s not only inconvenient, but it can be dangerous. However, if the weather is extremely hot or cold, or you depend on electricity for a medical device, no power is terrible news.  Thankfully, a simple solution to power outages is installing a…

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Things to Know Before Buying a Generator

Living in today’s world is not for the faint of heart. There’s always the potential for turbulent thunderstorms, lightning, and possibly a heart-wrenching tornado. While these events may not occur every day, we should always be well aware of the possibility of life-disrupting power outages that usually come in the wake of these events. Planning…

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Why Won’t My Generator Start?

If you’re new to using generators, a generator that won’t start is certainly a cause for concern. Especially if you notice a storm brewing in the distance and the nearest generator repairman is at least an hour away. Before you start panicking, there are a few things you can try to get your generator to…

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How Long Can You Run Your Generator?

While most power outages are brief, a blackout may last several hours or even days in rare cases. If you rely on a whole-house generator to provide backup power in an emergency, you’re going to want to run your generator for as long as you possibly can.        How long can a generator continuously run? Is…

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Do’s and Don’ts of Portable Generators

For midwest residents who live in blackout-prone areas, a portable generator can be a lifesaver. The electricity you receive from these incredible devices can power your refrigerator, heater, or air conditioner, giving you peace of mind, knowing that your family will be safe during a power outage.  However, like any piece of machinery, there is a right…

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Best Type of Generator for My Business

Business owners living in the Midwest are no stranger to power outages. While a power outage at home may lead to a few hours of inconvenience, your business is another story. In the summer, restaurants stand to lose hundreds of dollars in ingredients, and in the winter, frigid indoor temperatures could send loyal customers packing. …

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Essential Accessories for a Portable Generator

Accessories are a must to get the most out of your portable generator. When purchasing a generator, you’ll need to think about which generator is best suited for your needs. Whether you decide on a simple one or a generator with all the bells and whistles, you’ll need accessories for safe operation and maintenance. We’ve put…

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Why Does My Generator Circuit Breaker Keep Tripping?

A big storm is heading for your neighborhood. Local authorities have advised you to expect prolonged power outages. Fortunately, you’re prepared because your home has a whole-house backup generator.  As predicted, the storm rolls in, and you lose power; your generator kicks on only to trip a few seconds later. You run to reset the…

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