Originally Posted by doonkin
1 more question - ive done no research on this yet - so---
--- when I install this 30amp dedicated receptacle (w its own breaker)- am I able to plug my generator into it during power outages, or is that a completely different thing.
I suspect different and am going to research it now - but while the electrician is out breaking walls i should install that too
UNQUESTIONABLY ILLEGAL and will NOT work properly!!!!
When you get an electrician in to fix your grounding issue, ask him or her about a "Transfer Switch". That is the only safe & legal way to connect a genset to a house.