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Generator Home Delivery

Tropical Generator is proud to offer home delivery on portable generators. We also provide at-home service and repair for Yamaha, Honda and Winco generators. If you buy it here, we’ll come and service it. Service is always hard for homeowners

Generators Are A Big Deal

Some folks are sold a bill of goods by other contractors, especially those running a “super center” type business that only focuses on price and convincing the customer that everything is easy. Here’s a picture of our crew last week,

Scary Trends in the Generator Industry

I am often amazed at the amount of substandard work that is done in Southwest Florida. We have a lot of competitors that are not generator experts, and apparently don’t care about the finished product, or the customer. This is

Generac Rusting Issues – Again

It’s so hard to convince prospective customers that the brands they are most familiar with may not be the best choice. Here’s a Generac liquid-cooled generator. These photos are from 2015, but it shows the ongoing issues we deal with.

Generator Expertise Matters and Here’s Why

You need a true expert to install or service your generator.  Unfortunately, many of our competitors don’t have the necessary expertise.  But why does it matter?  What’s so different about generators that makes expertise so vital?  It starts with technology.

Tropical Generator Radio

Tropical Generator has partnered with WFSX, better known as 92.5 FoxNews radio to get our message out to Naples, Estero, and Fort Myers!  You’ll hear our ad during the Rush Limbaugh program from 12p-3pm.  Did you hear the ad? (Listen

Cummins Introduces New 20kW Generator

After almost 10 years, the Cummins Onan 20kW residential air-cooled generator is getting a complete redesign.  The new model is called the C20 N6H and uses the Cummins QSJ999 engine.  Cummins likes to have multiple names for the same product, so

Generators for Hurricanes in Naples, Estero and Fort Myers

Customers ask a simple question: “What’s the best generator for my situation?”.  Of course, you can call us at Tropical Generator and we can usually answer that question for you.  But what are some good guidelines? At a bare minimum,

Naples Collier County Wildfires and Power Outages

Wildfires can occur in Florida, particularly in the winter months when rainfall is lower and brush is dry.  Yesterday, I-75 was closed east/south of exit 105 due to heavy fire and smoke.  Naples and Collier County saw the heavy smoke.

Fort Myers and Naples Generator RV Belt Maintenance

A common cause of trouble in RV generators is a loose main drive belt.  Most larger-capacity generators (5,000 watts and above) will have one of these belts.  This belt transfers power from the generator engine to the main alternator.  This alternator is what

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