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Natural Gas Generators for Residential & Commercial


Whether in the summer or winter, Chicago sees some pretty extreme weather that can knock your power out for days. Don’t leave yourself and your family stranded without access to cool air, the internet, or the ability to charge your communication devices. Stay connected to the outside world and stay updated on the latest alerts by purchasing a natural gas-powered generator from Briggs & Stratton. They also offer commercially sized natural gas generators to help keep your computers, registers, and more powered during heavy storms. Don’t lose out on essential documents and files by backing them up with a generator. Briggs & Stratton in Chicago, IL helps you keep the lights on in your small business or luxury-sized home.

A Briggs Stratton 20kW Home Standby Generator

Natural Gas Powered Vs Propane Generators

While either backup generator is an excellent idea to have in helping protect your home during an emergency, the natural gas-powered goes above and beyond what a gas powered can offer. If you have questions about which one would be best for your home, a trained professional at Kapital Electric can help you decide between a natural gas powered or portable propane from Briggs & Stratton.

Natural Gas Powered Backup Generator:

  • Easy installation from a licensed team member at Kapital Electric
  • Automatically starts when the power goes out at your home or office
  • No refueling needed because it is hooked up to your natural gas line
  • Powers lights, water heater, and refrigerator
  • Can also manage up to 8 high wattage appliances

Portable Propane Generator:

  • Portable and no installation needed
  • Starts with a manual pull cord
  • You will need to keep an eye on the gas levels and refuel when needed
  • Only powers selected items plugged directly into it.

Reasons Why You Should Have A Briggs & Stratton Generator

Outside of staying connected and keeping the lights on, there are more serious reasons you will want to have a backup natural gas generator from Briggs & Stratton in your Chicago business and home. We have come to rely on electricity to keep ourselves and our food safe. Almost everything we own needs electricity to run. So, for safety’s sake, having a backup gas-powered generator will help you power your cellphones, keep your food cold in the refrigerator or icebox, and maintain your A/C on to help keep your family or employees cool and comfortable until the power returns after the storm. The home or office’s security system also needs the power to protect everyone under your roof. And if the power is out in your home due to heavy rainstorms, you will want your sump pumps to continue to perform their tasks of keeping your home safe from flooding. Kapital Electric protects you and your family or business with a proven natural gas powered generator from Briggs & Stratton. Our professional team will help with installation and any question you may have about how it functions and general maintenance you can perform to keep it running for those dire situations.

How Do I Know Which Backup Generator Is For My Home?

There are three backup natural gas-powered generators that Briggs & Stratton offers for Chicago customers. No matter the size of your home, the experts at Kapital Electric can help you choose the right one to stay safe during your next power outage from a summer flood to a winter blizzard.

  • Select Circuit: If you have a smaller home without as many appliances, this is the perfect option for you. It powers up to 10 electrical loads, including some lights, your fridge, microwave, A/C, and television.
  • Managed Whole-House: For mid-range to larger homes, this smaller model packs the most power and smartest power management system. The Symphony® II Power Management gives your whole home power and can even keep two A/C units going while doing so.
  • Whole-house: If you have a luxury or extra-large home, then this model will help keep the lights on during the next outage. You can even keep your hot tub going to stay extra comfy. Kaptial Electric recommends this model for commercial space use as well.

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