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Inverter Generators

Lightweight, portable, quiet and clean power for recreational use

  • Primary Use: Recreational
  • Fuel Type: Gasoline
  • Surge Watts: 500 - 6,000
  • Rated Watts: 500 - 6,000

Portable Generators

Versatile power for home, job sites, outdoor projects or emergency backup

  • Primary Use: Emergency, Job Site
  • Fuel Type: Gasoline, Propane
  • Surge Watts: 1,000 - 30,000
  • Rated Watts: 1,000 - 20,000

Home Standby Generators

Reliable, worry-free operation, control kick-in within seconds of losing power

  • Primary Use: Whole House Backup
  • Fuel Type: Diesel, Propane, Natural Gas
  • Rated Watts: 6,000 - 500,000

Find The Right Generator For Your Home

The Home Depot is the number one distributor and installer of emergency standby generators. We offer the widest selection of top-quality generators available, plus professional installation. A standby generator monitors your utility power around the clock so when power is disrupted, your generator automatically switches on and supplies electricity within seconds.

You can also browse our wide selection of Generac generators as well as GE and Kohler standby generators. Whether you want to use gas, propane or diesel fuel, you'll find the perfect generator for your needs. The Home Depot also carries smaller-sized power inverters and generator accessories for all of your emergency power needs.

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