Who We Are


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Home Power / Commercial Power Systems is a unique and focused company specializing in the sales, installation, and service of Generac and Kohler automatic home standby and commercial generators. Our company philosophy is quality, integrity, and trust. These values fuel our business.

We are the experts!
Sales, Installation, and Service of Commercial / Residential Standby Generators is all we do.
We do not over or under design your standby system. Our team has extensive electrical backgrounds with most holding electrical master licenses. The Company Owner has been in the industrial/commercial electrical marketplace for over 35 years and brings this knowledge to your home. Home Power / Commercial Power Systems not only has the right background it also has the experience with nearly 4,000 installations! We are dedicated to customer service and provide the most cost-effective solution for automatic standby generator systems.
We are an authorized Generac Power Pro Premier and Kohler Direct Dealer that understands the most intricate details of your power generating unit. Generac is the top-selling brand in residential backup power, providing reliable emergency standby electricity for homes.  Kohler is well known in the commercial industry as a reliable choice for business backup power.

Home Power / Commercial Power Systems is focused on long-term relationships with its customers. We are not looking to provide just the sales and installation of your new Generac or Kohler Generator, we want to maintain and service the unit for many years to come.
Home Power / Commercial Power Systems makes a true effort in providing the best service for the most competitive price. You have finally found the right company to provide a solution for your emergency electrical standby distribution system, Home / Commercial Power Systems.
Call a heating contractor, call a home builder, call a hardware store – when you are ready to work with a professionally organized and managed company contact Home Power / Commercial Power Systems.

“I have been in the electrical industry for over 35 years obtaining my electrical masters’ license after completing several years as a construction electrician.  With this knowledge, I truly understand your electrical needs.  I started this business with one focus…servicing you, the customer.  My goal is to raise the bar in residential, automatic standby power generation and any other electrical needs you have.”

 

 

Meet the Team

        • Jim Wieboldt
          Operations Manager

          Jim started his career in 2004 as the companies first generator installer. Jim has a solid background in HVAC, pipefitting and electric. Jim has been supervising the service and installation departments since 2007. Jim has personally installed hundreds of generators and oversees the service of over 6,000 generators per year under his direction. Jim is a Licensed Master Electrician and has complete residential and commercial certification from Kohler and Generac.

        • Scott Forte
          Senior Project Manager

          Scott joined the company in 2007 as a service technician. Scott quickly grew to our Senior Service Technician and Sales Project Manager.  With over 20 years in the electric and generator industry Currently Scott supervises the office staff, sales staff, operations departments and procurement of all generator parts and materials for the company.

        • Gary Wheat
          CPS Project Manager

          Gary has decades of experience in both residential and commercial project management with liquid-cooled generators and a strong commitment to serving our customers.

        • Bill Anderson
          Residential Project Manager

          Bill is a residential Project Manager serving customers in the Rochester.

        • Ken Stavalone
          Residential Project Manager

          Ken excels in attention to detail and is an expert in local codes and property restrictions.  He brings a wealth of experience to Home Power Systems from his other professional role as Lieutenant in the Brighton Fire Department.

        • Jeff Carlucci
          Residential Project Manager

          Jeff is a residential Project Manager serving customers in the Rochester area.

        • Rusty Phelps
          Regional Project Manager

          Rusty is a residential Project Manager primarily serving customers in the Syracuse area.

        • Rory Ketchum
          Senior Inside Sales Representative

          Rory is our Sr. Inside Sales Representative. His duties include scheduling site surveys, outside sales support, customer service and managing partner accounts.

        • Peter Adriaansen
          Inside Sales Representative

          Peter is an Inside Sales Representative whos duties include scheduling surveys, customer service, outside sales support, as well as office technical support.

        • Emily Appell
          Receptionist and Maintenance Coordinator

          Emily has joined our team bringing years of scheduling and customer service experience to the team.

        • Kelly Stockwell
          Maintenance Coordinator, Data Entry, & Permitting Coordinator

          Kelly has nearly two decades of experience in customer service and equipment sales and is a valued member of our team focused on commercial maintenance programs for our customers.

        • Matthew VanVleck
          Operations Assistant & Permitting Coordinator

          Matt directs the inside coordination of obtaining permits and variances, coordination with utility companies and Propane companies.

        • Andy Kuhn
          EGSA Certified Senior Technician

          As our Sr. technician Andy provides leadership to our entire team. Andy is a licensed Master Electrician and is a certified Generac, Kohler and Briggs and Stratton generator technician. Andy has been a valued member of our team for 10 years.

        • Keith Williams
          Service Technician

          Keith has been with Home Power and Commercial Power Systems since 2009 in the power generation field. He has been building and repairing small and large engines throughout all of his life. Keith provides excellent customer service and is a certified Generac and Kohler technical expert.

        • Jeff Dinehart
          Install Technician

          Jeff assists installing for Home Power Systems daily, helping customers to be familiar with their new generator.

        • Cameron Myers
          Service Technician

          Cameron is a certified Kohler and Generac technical expert with all brands of generators. We are very proud to have Cameron on our staff as his technical expertise was obtained while serving as a US Marine, stationed in Japan servicing generators.

        • Mark Landwehrle
          Install Technician

          Mark is a residential generator specialist with excellent customer service skills. He often provides support for installations to ensure efficient, workmanlike execution.

        • Andrew Bikowski
          Install Technician

          Andrew has been a Generac factory trained technician since 2016 and also has a strong on-the-job background in electrical work and his Associates degree in Electrical Engineering from Alfred State University.

        • Kyle Miron
          Install Technician

          Kyle specializes in expert residential Installs of generators and fine customer service.

        • Mike Catalano
          EGSA Certified Service Technician

          Mike is a highly valued technician with 13 years of experience in the field with a great talent for identifying mechanical issues and creating appropriate solutions.

        • Thomas Gangross
          Service Technician

          Tom joined the company in 2012 and has successfully installed and serviced hundreds of generators as a factory certified technician with Generac, Kohler, and Briggs and Stratton generators.

        • Phillip Allmandinger
          Install Technician

          Phil received his Generac technical certification 2017 and specializes in the installation and startup of Residential generators.

        • Reed Rothschild
          Service Technician

          Reed is a service technician for customers in the Syracuse market.

        • Mike Zemaitis
          Install Technician

          Mike joined the company in 2018 assisting the Rochester, Syracuse, and Southern Tier markets with generator installs.

        • Jarod Faro
          Service Technician

          Jarod joined the company in 2018 assisting the Rochester, Syracuse, and Southern Tier markets with generator installs and service.

        • Jake Ward
          Service Technician

          Jake joined the company in 2018 assisting the Rochester, Syracuse, and Southern Tier markets with generator installs and service.

        • Mark Gallipeau
          Service Technician

          Mark joined the company in 2018 assisting the Rochester, Syracuse, and Southern Tier markets with generator installs and service.

      • Josh Love
        Operations Assistant & Warehouse Logistics

        Josh joined Home Power Systems in 2018 assisting the Rochester, Syracuse, and Southern Tier markets with generator installs, service, and  warehouse logistics.

Certifications

    • Electrical Generating Systems Association
      Certified Technicians

      As part of its commitment to advancing professionalism within the Standby Power industry, EGSA has created the Electrical Generator Systems Technician Certification Program. Certification of personnel has become the hallmark of many industries in the United States today for one simple reason: It helps advance the profession by identifying consistent standards through which proficiency can be determined.

      EGSA Technician Certification demonstrates a commitment to that ideal. Through rigorous testing, the program will identify those technicians who not only have a broad knowledge of electricity, mechanical and electrical components and the interaction between them, but are proficient in the installation, service, maintenance, and repair of On-Site Power generation systems.

    • Environmental Protection Agency
      Certified Lead-Safe Firm

      EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (RRP Rule) requires that firms performing renovation, repair, and painting projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes, child care facilities and pre-schools built before 1978 have their firm certified by EPA (or an EPA authorized state), use certified renovators who are trained by EPA-approved training providers and follow lead-safe work practices.

    Accolades

      • Home Power Systems named in Rochester’s Chamber of Commerce Top 100

        Home Power Systems named in Rochester’s Chamber of Commerce Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies – 9 year consecutive Generac generator reseller ranks 22nd out of Rochester’s 100 most progressive private businesses.  Read More

      • Generac PowerPro Premier Dealer  PowerPro is the highest level of distinction available to members of Generac’s independant dealer network and is open only to those that meet the most rigorous set of sales and customer service criteria.  Our customers receive a best-in-class sales and service experience from a National top-tier dealer.  Home Power Systems has been named a performing Premier-level Generac dealer since 2010.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Home Power Systems Named Generac Premier Dealer Five Years Running

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