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Hurricane season is in full force and it’s only a matter of time before we get hit with one of those storms that turns a bad situation into a nightmare, and although we humans are often prepared with a standby generator and a secure location, we ofte...n forget that fur babies and other loved pets may be at significant risk or at least incredibly stressed. We at Assurance Power Systems want to remind you that pets may have some special needs that we often overlook, so here are some helpful hints to... More
Posted Under: 100 Reasons You Need a Generator
We all think about our security. Many of you have a security system. Most of you lock your doors and windows. How about keeping a few lights on when you're not home? Imagine how vulnerable you would feel if you couldn't complete the...se basic security tasks! Automatic standby generators are a critical part of your security plan. Whether you are home or not, an automatic standby generator maintains power to your home automatically keeping your lights on and your security sy... More
Posted Under: About Generators
Generac has revamped its liquid-cooled product line, which includes the Guardian and QuietSource generators ranging from 22-60 kW. The change will offer improved features, reduce installation costs, and provide a full-range, all-encompassing offer. T...he converison to the Protector Series has begun, but the transition will be completed over the next year. Rounding out the new Protector QS (low-speed) series are two new nodes - the 32 kW and 38 kW. These new nodes create more options for custo... More
Assurance Power Systems is honored to be selected by The Home Depot as the generator installer for Palm Beach and Broward counties. You can request an estimate at the Boca Raton, Lake Worth, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Lake Par...k, Davie, Boynton Beach, Oakland Park, Sunrise, Jupiter, Coral Springs, Hollywood, N. Lauderdale, E. Delray Beach, Lake Worth II, E. Palm Beach, W. Delray Beach, Weston, Sawgrass, W. Palm Beach, Davie II, Miramar, Coconut Creek, Ft. Lauderdale, Royal... More
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Although the official start to hurricane season is still just under a month away, experts at The Weather Channel Professional Division are already forecasting a “relatively quiet” tropical season for the east coast. With nine named tropical storms an...d six hurricanes predicted for the 2015 hurricane season, we are thankfully still expected to fall below the 30-year average, although not by much. Low pressure has already been detected off of the coast of South and North Carolina that has the poten... More
Posted Under: About Generators
Then and Now The grandfather of today’s modern generator systems was invented in 1831 by British chemist and physicist Michael Faraday. Named the Faraday disc in honor of its inventor, this groundbreaking technology was produced after Faraday came... up with arguably one of his greatest discoveries, electromagnetic induction. Using a copper disc and a horseshoe magnet, Faraday built the first ever electromagnetic generator. Despite its severe limitations, including waste heating of the copper di... More
No matter how you look at it, the benefits of investing in power backup solutions to protect critical systems far outweigh the astonishing price tag related to downtime. With the ability to cause irreparable damage and irretrievable loss of rev...enue in a matter of minutes, downtime has the power to unleash a hurricane of costs and consequences that are both direct and indirect, short-term and long-term. Electrical power outages, surges and spikes are estimated to ring up more than... More
Install A Generator - Add Value to your House Whether you’re looking to sell your house or simply seeking to make lasting, cost-beneficial improvements, there are a number of ways you can add value to your home. A house is a major investment, even... in times of economic uncertainty, and a well-maintained, up-to-date property can prove to be a valuable asset. There are a number of improvements that can raise the value of your property, many of which can be made with minimal hassle and all of whi... More
Power Generators for Home - Options For A Home Backup Generators In the last few years, thunderstorms, tornados, and hurricanes have caused widespread power outages leaving thousands of people with power. Power outages can last for days, even weeks ...causing a loss of air conditioning, heat, refrigerator power, not to mention being left in the dark. These inconveniences have led to many people wanting to purchase a home backup generator. A generator is a backup electrical system that supplies po... More
Power Generators For Home - A Buyers Guide What is an automatic standby home generator? An automatic standby generator is a back-up electrical system that operates whether you are home or away. Within seconds of an outage, it automatically supplies ...power directly to your home’s electrical circuit breaker box. After utility power returns, the generator shuts itself off and waits for the next outage. It operates on natural gas, diesel, or liquid propane gas and sits outside just like a central ai... More
Hurricane season is in full force and it’s only a matter of time before we get hit with one of those storms that turns a bad situation into a nightmare, and although we humans are often prepared with a standby generator and a secure location, we often forget that fur babies and other loved pets may be at significant risk or at least incredibly stressed. We at Assurance Power Systems want to remind you that pets may have some special needs that we often overlook, so here are some helpful hints to...
Dear Customers, Affiliates, and Friends, On behalf of the entire APS team, I thank you for being a part of our family and hope to continue our relationship for many years to come. Family Matters This is to formally announce that APS recently re-structured the organization to sole ownership. My name is Mitchell Dinnerman, and I am the President of APS after being the co-owner since inception. Craig Douglas, is our new Vice President and has decades of experience and expertise. Will Ferrigno...