Guardian 10kW Home Backup Generator

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Provides essential circuit power protection for your home, ensuring the necessities remain powered during an outage. This affordable automatic standby generator offers protection for about half the cost of central air conditioning.


Mobile Link™ Remote Monitoring FREE with every Guardian Series Home standby generator Allows you to monitor the status of your generator from anywhere in the world using a smartphone, tablet, or PC. Easily access information, such as the current operating status and maintenance alerts. Connect your account to your authorized service dealer for fast, friendly and proactive service. With Mobile Link, you are taken care of before the next power outage.

Powers 16 circuits of your home with the 100-amp, NEMA 3R (indoor or outdoor rated) transfer switch with aluminum enclosure.

5 Year Limited Warranty for automatic standby generators.

True Power™ Technology delivers best-in-class power quality with less than 5 percent total harmonic distortion for clean, smooth operation of sensitive electronics and appliances.

Generac generators and engines are engineered and built in the USA*.
*Assembled in the USA using domestic and foreign parts

Generac's G-Force Engine is a purpose-built, pressure-lubricated engine capable of handling the rigors of generator use, resulting in power that’s more reliable and requires less routine maintenance than any competitive engine. Learn more about the G‑Force Engine »

24/7/365 Customer Support Team standing by all day, every day from our headquarters in Wisconsin to answer any questions you might have.

Quiet-Test™ Self-Test Mode runs at a lower RPM for a five or twelve minute test, making generators significantly quieter than other brands while consuming less fuel.

Tough, Durable All-Aluminum Enclosures: Our RhinoCoat™ powder-coated finish helps make corrosion-resistant aluminum perfect for all weather conditions.

Generac’s Evolution™ Controller features a multilingual LCD display that allows users to monitor battery status and track maintenance intervals to ensure your generator is always in top operating condition.

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The purchase of a home backup generator will give you peace of mind for years to come, but it’s a big investment. That is why we want to give you as much information as possible so you can make the right decision based on your needs and budget. The options below will help you understand how the entire process works, what your financing options are, and how to choose the right backup power solution.


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Rated 5 out of 5 by from SO HAPPY Have not used yet but I am so happy that I will not have to worry any more about it
Date published: 2022-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Emphasis on feature and piece of mind Our permanently installed Generac home backup generator protects our home automatically. It runs on natural gas and sits outside just like a central air conditioning unit. Our home backup generator delivers power directly to our house’s electrical system, backing up our entire home. No more sitting in the cold or not being able to live comfortably when when there is a power outage. We where please with the professional technicians that set up our system.
Date published: 2022-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product has everything we wanted The team at Holland were so fast and efficient it kind of took me by surprise. I made a call and that day I had a very knowledgeable and kind man at my home. They were all very prompt and courteous. I highly recommend this company. Thank you
Date published: 2022-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent battery-run standby generator From the estimate to the conclusion of installation, this project was excellent. Mr. Buchanan gave us a very reasonable estimate for the size and quality of the generator installed. The men who installed the generator, set-up and wi-fi connection did a terrific job, were very pleasant, cleaned up nicely, helped me connect my phone to the Mobil Link app. We couldn't have asked for a better team. Thank you so much for your hard work!
Date published: 2022-10-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product is exactly what we need. This product enables us to be secure in our need for electrical power for our refrigerator, computer equipment, garage door opener and so much more.
Date published: 2022-10-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Post usage review I've had my Generator installed for about a year now. It got it's 19 hour hot summer workout that just ended. What a great investment is my main thought right now! I was able to help out neighbors with phone charging, refrigerator use and for a while until internet provider co. went offline, even that. I was gently teased for not trusting the electric company's tree trimming to take care of our neighborhood's frequent outage issues in the past. Who's laughing now? This first time usage has totally assured me that this product performs as promised. Extremely happy customer.
Date published: 2022-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality, ease of operation Our new unit was installed today by an efficient, professional and extremely courteous team. This new generator gives our family a peace of mind with the upcoming northeast winter. I have recommended this product to many of my friends hoping they will realize the value this generator will add to their home security. I should have made this decision five years ago, yet so happy it is installed now !
Date published: 2022-08-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Product seems very simple and efficient. Redline elec. installed my generator, they were prompt, very courteous, very efficient. They worked in pouring rain and still worked like pros. I would hire them again, if I had to. The owner of the company was right on top of things, if I had questions, he was right there. He also was prompt and courteous. I was happy with the price. Good company to do business with.
Date published: 2022-07-29
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10kW - 16 Circuit Switch WiFi-Enabled - 7172 is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 53.
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