Electric Start Generators for Portable Applications

Explore top-quality portable generators at F.W. Webb. A portable generator helps provide power during on a job site, during an outage, in a construction-site trailer, or at commercial outdoor events. Our collection includes convenient electric start portable generators that allow you to turn on the unit with a switch instead of pulling a cord. Browse sturdy portable generators from trusted maker Generac to find the right fit for your residential or commercial needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

What size generator do you need to power up a house?

You'll need a generator that provides between 5,000 and 7,000 watts of power to support the basics during an outage in a typical household.

Can I plug my portable generator into my house?

You can plug a portable generator into a home using a power transfer system, extension, or generator cords.

How far away from the house should you put a portable generator?

Place a portable generator at least 20 feet away from the house; this distance protects you from carbon monoxide poisoning, fires, and electric shock.