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.
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.
You can plug a portable generator into a home using a power transfer system, extension, or generator cords.
Place a portable generator at least 20 feet away from the house; this distance protects you from carbon monoxide poisoning, fires, and electric shock.