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Hale’s Winter Preparedness Center

Central Virginia has experienced many harsh winters in the past. The Team at Hale’s Electrical Service have gathered some of the best tips and resources to beat this winter’s harshest weather events!

Be Ready . . . Beat the Winter Season!

Hale’s Electrical Service wants to help you stay warm and safe during the winter. We have helpful articles, resources and links to arm you with the tools and knowledge you need to make informed decisions before a winter storm hits. The links below are good resources for storm preparedness information; however, be sure to listen to your local news and public authorities or download your local news and weather apps to follow during emergency situations. These tips and resources will provide you with the latest instructions and places to go during a winter storm event.

Weather & Emergency Preparedness Articles by Hale’s

  • Snow on Power Lines

Freezing Rain, Sleet, and Ice Safety

Whenever temperatures creep near the freezing mark the possibility of Freezing Rain, Sleet and Ice are on the menu! Here is our guide to help you beat the icy weather!

  • Fire Fighters

Wind, Weather and Fire Safety

Ever wonder why Firefighters watch the silent ways nature works? Why is atmospheric pressure so important to weather, wind and fire? Wind can do many things, good and bad. Wind can cool us down, heat us up and it all depends on the atmospheric pressure and jet streams.

  • Tree down in street

Wind Safety

Winds can cause dangerous situations any time of the year. Learn how you can be prepared when the wind starts blowing with this helpful guide to Wind Safety.

  • Fall Leaves

Fall Safety Tips

Stay protected this fall as you come indoors with a few helpful tips from Central Virginia's Leading Generac Automatic Standby Generator Dealer!

  • Linemen

What is Electrical Backfeeding?

Did you plug up your portable generator and things in your home burn up? Did you see the news where a power lineman was killed working on a line that had been energized? These situations and many more could be a result of back feeding.

  • Thunderstorm

Hale’s Storm Response Protocol

Preparing to meet your needs, Hale’s has the Generac Generator Emergency Response Protocol to get you back up and running in no time!

  • Generac Guardian Series Automatic Generator

Power? Your Electricity Give You Peace of Mind?

This holiday season, don't let bad weather put a damper on your celebrations. How does it sound to have your festivities ruined by a sudden lack of power within your home? This terrible situation can be easily avoided by deciding to back-up your home with a Generac generator from Hale's Electrical Service.

  • Generac Guardian Series Automatic Generator

Prepare Early!

Peak Hurricane Season in Central Virginia starts mid-August and ends mid-October. Most people are more concerned about Back-to-School and Labor Day and keep hurricanes in the back of the mind. Be prepared for the storm when it hits.

  • Customer with Generator

Protect Your Generac Investment

Would you drive your car across the country and back without changing your oil? Or maybe park it in the garage, start it 10 minutes every week or so and expect it to be ready for a cross-country trip without a good maintenance being performed?

Generating Power for Your Life

YOU and your backup power needs are unique and different from anyone else.With Hale’s, you have the advantage of a dealer whose only business is Generac Generators. We concentrate on one thing … Helping others take control of their power!