Briggs & Stratton Power Protect NG Max home standby generators

Residential Home Standby Generators
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Briggs and Stratton Power Protect home standby system

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Built with commercial grade Vanguard engines ranging in size from 10kW to 26kW.

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Most Powerful Line of Air-Cooled Home Standby Generators.

Briggs & Stratton features the proprietary NGMax™ technology ensuring you have the most power on natural gas. At the same time, superior motor starting capability allows for smooth starting of large equipment and appliances like air conditioners.

From the compact and versatile 13kW unit to the most powerful 26kW, the Briggs & Stratton® PowerProtect line offers a range of models to meet every need. All backed by the industry’s longest and most comprehensive warranty on the market1 – for ultimate peace of mind.

Vanguard® Commercial-Grade Engine

Designed for reliable, continuous performance - from the engine experts at Briggs & Stratton.

Highest Rated Power Output on Natural Gas

Engineered with NGMax for superior power and performance with convenient hookups for both liquid propane and natural gas.

EZ Installation & Maintenance

Quick-release toolless panels designed for easier installs and maintenance including oil and filter changes.

Superior Motor Starting

Ensure smooth operation of your large appliances during startup.

Most Comprehensive Warranty in the Industry

No out of pocket costs; labor, parts, service all included. That’s up to a $735 value!

Suitable for Off-Grid Use or Demand Response Programs

Certified for non-emergency use, partner with your utility company’s demand response program and receive rewards for helping reduce the overall load on the power grid.

Corrosion Protection

Reinforced, corrosion-resistant enclosures and bases with Dura-Zen™ coating for a long-lasting attractive appearance.

Eco-Cise™ Weekly Test Mode

Our short 16-second weekly test mode ensures your generator is in top operating condition while reducing noise and fuel consumption.

Here for you when you need it most

Briggs & Stratton Power Protect Home Standby generators provide the security
and dependability of uninterrupted power, regardless of the weather.
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How does a home standby system work?

Why make the investment?

Protect against storm damage & costs associated with power outages

There are many risks to a home not having power, whether it's water damage from the sump pump not working, to food spoilage with the freezer off or even hotel stays & meals - you can avoid the unexpected financial burdens with a backup / standby generator

Lower Homeowners Insurance

Deter break-ins with constant security & remote monitoring which can reduce your homeowners insurance

Comfort during power outages

A home standby generator keeps your family running, whether it's enjoying your favourite show, a hot meal or maintaining your heat in the winter or AC in the summer, you won't skip a beat!

Increased value

Increase your resale value by adding a generator system - a recent study by Remodeling magazine showed standby generators can increase your home resale value!
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Why Choose Briggs & Stratton?

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Eyedro Home Energy Monitoring

This easy-to-install, real-time home electricity monitor will make your electricity usage easy to understand.

Join thousands of customers already using Eyedro to keep an eye on their electricity use.

Combined with the MyEyedro cloud service, Eyedro electricity monitors provide timely and actionable information that will help you monitor usage, identify problems, reduce waste, and ultimately spend less on your electricity while making a positive environmental impact.

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Need Portable Power?

Briggs and Stratton Portable Generator inverter

Residential / Commercial
Generators & Inverters

Flexible and reliable solutions for power on the go

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Power Protect Models

Looking for Natural Gas
or Propane systems
larger than 26kW?

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Need help sizing the right system?

Our sales professionals are here for you!
We have over 85 years of experience in creating the custom system size & type for your unique needs.

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Looking to go Off-Grid?

We offer custom hybrid power solutions featuring the
SimpliPhi Energy Storage System

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Why buy from Sommers?

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The Sommers Advantage

Double Tested

All units are tested by Briggs and Stratton and undergo a 52-point inspection
& full load test to ensure proper operation prior to shipping.

Winter Ready

All of our units include a winter-kit (oil warmer) so your investment is ready for our harsh Canadian winters, at no added cost.

Battery Optimization

All units include a battery and independent 3-stage battery charger which optimizes battery life.

Your local generator experts for over 85 years!

Briggs & Stratton quality home standby products feature a commercial-grade Vanguard engine and are backed by our Sommers 24/7/365 emergency service support and we offer the industry leading warranty — 6 year all inclusive parts and labour or 10 year warranty on DX models!

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Residential Transfer Switches

Check out our selection of transfer switch options including GenerLink, Meter-Based and Service Entrance Rated

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