Standby Generator Installation & Service | Highland Park, IL

Why Choose GenX for Your Generator Installation & Service?

At GenX Generator, residential standby generators are what we have been doing full-time, year-round, for nearly 40 years.

GenX Generator is a division of Highland Park Electric; we are a locally owned business operating from our Highland Park shop since 1984. GenX is a fully staffed “brick and mortar” sales, service, and warranty center. Our installation crews, service technicians, and office staff are all full-time GenX employees – we do not subcontract or farm out any of our work.

Free Home Estimate
Our estimators are experienced project managers, not commissioned salespeople. A detailed proposal of your home generator installation is FREE and conducted by a trained Gen-X sales person to determine your individual requirements. No two homes are alike so this allows us to design the proper system to meet your needs. We will look at your existing electrical configuration and custom design a system to fit right in and provide hassle-free automatic and efficient operation. Contact us today to get started.

One-Day Installation
We complete 99% of our installations in one day, so you don’t have to live with the stress of having an ongoing construction project in your home. All of our installers and technicians are employed in-house – subcontractors are never used.

North Shore Specialists
GenX Generator is a turnkey North Shore contractor for the sizing & sales, permitting & installation, and service & maintenance of residential standby generators. We specialize in the standby power needs of Chicago’s North Shore homeowners. GenX Generator is a division of Highland Park Electric; we are a locally owned business operating from our Highland Park shop since 1984.

We know your local codes, and will obtain permitting and be onsite for all required inspections. Our installations are completed in one day, and all the work is done by us, sub-contractors are never used.

Generator Experts
We have installed over 5,000 systems and maintain over 6,000 (and counting), most of which are at residential homes and some are at commercial businesses. We have relationships with a large network of suppliers in this specialized industry, and we are known for our tremendous experience and capabilities, both with our vendors and with our customers. References are readily available.

We can recommend the system that’s right for your specific needs. Our staff is customer focused and will work hard to ensure your TOTAL satisfaction.

For your convenience our office staff has been trained to assist you with all your generator needs.

For more information regarding how GenX Generator can help protect your home from unexpected outages:


Call us at 847.433.6314