Power generator to run house?

I am looking to buy a portable electric generator from menards or home depot. Im plan on using it in short term emergencies when the power goes out. I have my eye on a 10,000 watt generator with 8,000 rated watts and 10,000 surge watts. Im wondering if there is any way to tie the generator into my house electric... show more I am looking to buy a portable electric generator from menards or home depot. Im plan on using it in short term emergencies when the power goes out. I have my eye on a 10,000 watt generator with 8,000 rated watts and 10,000 surge watts. Im wondering if there is any way to tie the generator into my house electric box instead of plugging a bunch of extension cords into eachother. also, if there is a way to run it right into the fuse box can it power up the central air? im not looking to run the entire home but just the necessities... central air, fridge, tv and a light or two. thanks for any info.
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