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Top Considerations for Home Generator Purchases

You’ve decided this is the last fire season you’re going to bank on luck to avoid disaster, so what do you prioritize in your emergency preparedness plan? Many Californians already keep a “go bag” by their door in case “The Big One” earthquake hits or they need to evacuate in a rush due to fire. But there’s another scenario to consider – […]

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Announcing a newly redesigned Residential Generator web page on Duthie Power’s website!

  Duthie Power Services is proud to announce the debut of a newly redesigned webpage devoted to home generator sales. With the recent growth of their residential sales division, the Duthie marketing team set out to create a webpage that provides homeowners with all the information they need to secure the right kind of backup power for their home.   Featuring newly-produced […]

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Is Buying a Home Generator Worth it?

Oftentimes the value of something is intangible. An heirloom that isn’t worth much could hold sentimental value for you, or a practical item like an old cast iron pan that didn’t cost much might be your prized possession. With our home investments, value can also be subjective. For a swimmer, adding a pool is a priority. Or, like many homeowners in the […]

Caricature of Duthie Power Sales Engineer Pete Thornton, the face of Duthie's website feature, "Ask Pete!"

Duthie Power Services launches “Ask Pete!” – a website feature dedicated to answering consumers’ questions about generators

Remember It was the go-to website to submit questions before we had Google, Alexa, Siri and a whole host of other online resources for getting quick answers. We still have – the modern version of its earlier Jeeves alter ego – but it’s one of many, many websites you can turn to for answers to general questions. So how do […]

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What Hurricane Season Means for the Generator Supply Chain

Depending on where you live in the United States, there are seasons beyond summer, fall, winter and spring of which you’re aware- we now have seasons for extreme weather events. While one region may seem unaffected by these weather events – tornadoes, fires, hurricanes – our globalized economy can create supply chain issues that affect consumers everywhere. On the west coast, fire […]

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I Switched from Accounting to Sales. Advice: Take the Plunge!

For years, I worked in my company’s accounting department – until one day they presented me with an opportunity to sell home generators instead. It felt like a big leap at the time. Don’t get me wrong, I understand the generator business, but I was more familiar with behind-the-scenes numbers than with the sales process. So, taking the plunge, last year I […]