How Much Power Do I Need

Ideal for home, work, and play, DuroMax carries a wide assortment of portable generators ranging from an ultra portable 2,300-watt digital inverter to larger high output 15,000-watt generators that can power your entire home. Read below to determine which Generator will best suit your needs – contact us at 1-844 DUROMAX and one of our product specialists can walk you through the process of buying a Generator
that will fit your needs

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Our generators starting at 5,000 watts and above are excellent for home power backup while larger homes with heavier power usage will benefit from a generator with 10,000 watts and higher. These larger, high output Generators will provide the backup power normally found in stationary home standby generators, but in a more affordable, portable package. Using DuroMax Generators that have a 50-amp outlet along with a home transfer switch or generator interlock kit will allow you to safe, reliable power in any outage. Want to run your Central Air Conditioning during a summer storm? By installing a soft-start module on your HVAC system, our generators will keep your house cool and family safe during any power interruption.

Calling all Outdoorsmen! DuroMax Generators are perfect camping, RVs, tailgating and even emergency home power during an unexpected outage. These are ideally rated at 5,000 watts and below and will feature a 30 amp RV plug that can be used not only on your camper or motorhome, but also for Home Power backup in an emergency. Keep your lights and appliances on no matter where you are, at home or on the road!

Built for the most demanding jobsites where a portable power source is necessary to keep the job going. DuroMax Generators can run multiple power tools, lights, and other heavy-duty equipment on construction sites! Our Generators feature all-metal construction, no-flat tires and 100% copper windings assuring you that this will maximize your jobsites productivity and output. As with all DuroMax Generators, our units are EPA and CARB approved for safe use in all 50-states.

Here’s a simple wattage to amperage conversion to see how much power your appliances use:
Amps X Volts = Watts
Watts / Volts = Amps

Home Power Backup Is For Everyone

Power is an essential part of our daily lives, and this is especially true in our homes. We never stop to think about just how much we rely on electricity… until the power goes out.

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