These Top Brands Take Quality Control, Customer Service and Fair Pricing Seriously

Generac Power Systems

Generac generators are known for being reliable and durable. The company was founded in 1959 by Robert Kern and was the first manufacturer to offer affordable generators for residential use.


When you think of Yamaha you probably think of musical instruments or motorcycles and other recreational vehicles. But they also engineer some pretty sterling generators. Namely, they have an incredibly diverse range of inverter generators – the quieter, newer technology of generator.


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Champion Power Equipment

If you’re after excessive value for minimal price Champion is a great option. They have a wide-range of portable generators for you to choose: inverters, recreational/camping and light/medium/heavy duty. All of which are highly regarded as dependable gensets.

Briggs & Stratton

These guys are the world’s largest manufacturer of air-cooled gasoline engines ~ 11 million engines per year (Wikipedia). They’re a through-and-through American company known for their engine durability.

Eastern Tools & Equipment (ETQ)

ETQ has made serious moves in the electric generator niche over the last decade or so. They went from nothing to offerring a diverse range of *very* popular portable generators using all fuel types: gasoline, propane, diesel etc. They (somehow) are able to offer extremely competitive prices, often undercutting the big-boys above, winning us over in the meantime.


With their superior brand recognition – Honeywell – has ventured into almost every consumer product niche. For their efforts they have been awarded a spot in the Fortune 100 and offer some pretty innovative generators.

Coleman Powermate

These guys are an often overlooked brand in the portable generator space. What reason? Who knows, possibly poor marketing? Nonetheless, Champion Powermate like to cater to the camping/recreational side of the generator niche, and so, if that’s your poison take a look at these.