3 Reasons Why your Business Needs a Commercial Backup Generator

Don’t let your business be without power!

Here are three reasons your business should consider investing in an emergency generator in case of a power outage.

But what if your business lost power?  Are you able to keep your business running in the event of a power loss?


Backup generators help you continue to service your customers

If your business is without power, then chances are your customers are as well.

But, if your business is equipped with a commercial generator, it’s business as usual for you.  You can continue to serve your customers in their time of need, and maintain business continuity.

Backup generators keep you from losing company data

Without power, your computers will lose any data that hasn’t been saved, and/or uploaded to the cloud.  The last thing that you would want is for missing information that could lose your profits.


A backup generator (or another backup power source) can help protect your critical electronic data and information.


A standby generator keeps your business safe and secure

By installing a backup generator with an automatic transfer switch, you keep your business property and personnel safe because:

Disasters (whether natural or man-made) tend to bring out the worst in some people.

Your security lighting remains lit, keeping criminals away. Your burglar system stands at the ready to alert you of any intrusions. Your life safety systems stay up and running to protect you from fire.

Actually, a backup power source is actually required in some types of businesses.

Highrise buildings Assembly occupancies Healthcare occupancies Detention and correctional occupancies Industrial occupancies

For example, the Life Safety Code (NFPA 101) requires some type of backup power in the following occupancies:

Backup generator options

At Owens Electrical Contractors, we confer with business owners to design a backup for their electrical system that will keep them up and running during a disaster and give them peace of mind the rest of the time.

We can create a perfectly customized generator installation to keep you safe and prepared for any electrical power outage that comes your way.

Make sure to select the right electrician for your project.

Contact us for more information.

DON’T LET A POWER OUTAGE SLOW YOU DOWN! If you have any questions about backup generators (or anything electrical for that matter),