Connecticut residents have become so accustomed to storm-related power outages that a portable generator is now a must-own piece of power equipment for many homeowners.
First-time buyers already congratulating themselves for being ready for Hurricane Sandy shouldn’t get too cocky. A portable generator, if used improperly, is potentially lethal. This isn’t a lawn mower you’re about to start.
Here are a few tips to make sure you get through the storm safely with all the lights and power you need: