How to Properly Dispose of Old Propane Tanks

Propane tanks don't last forever. When they finally reach the end of their useful life, you'll need to dispose of them properly. Can you throw away propane tanks? Unfortunately, you can't just take your old tanks to the curb with the rest of your trash — they often contain residual amounts of propane that can

By |2019-07-31T12:00:10+00:00July 31st, 2019|Propane, Safety|

What Does My Propane Tank’s Expiration Date Really Mean?   Propane is unique among fuels in that it must be transported and stored in a special pressurized tank. This is because it will revert to its gaseous form in normal atmospheric conditions. To prevent improper storage, propane tanks are heavily regulated. Different laws exist for small propane tanks — such as those used

By |2021-01-18T15:00:33+00:00July 5th, 2017|Featured, Propane, Safety, Tank|

I Smell Propane. What Should I Do?

When compared to many other home heating options, propane is a relatively safe and efficient fuel source. However, even with the modern safety measures that have been put in place, it is important to know how to handle a propane leak. Propane is a flammable gas, so even a small spark can cause it to

By |2017-06-08T09:13:05+00:00June 8th, 2017|Emergency, Propane, Safety|

Using Propane for Off-Grid Power

When you hear the term “living off the grid,” you probably think of using alternative energy sources such as solar power to generate electricity, or wood stoves and ovens for heating and cooking purposes. However, many homeowners are discovering the many benefits of using propane for off-grid systems. Propane is a clean-burning fuel that is

By |2020-05-14T18:06:31+00:00May 28th, 2016|Benefits, Generator, News and Events, Outdoors, Propane, Safety|

Propane Maintenance

Do you heat your home with affordable, clean-burning propane? This abundant, energy-rich gas offers a number of important benefits such as dependability, environmental friendliness and significant long-term cost savings. However, a propane heating system does require occasional routine preventive maintenance to keep it operating at peak efficiency and to detect potential performance and safety issues.

By |2021-02-20T15:42:32+00:00May 5th, 2016|Heating System, News and Events, Propane, Safety|

What Is Propane Autogas?

In a time when there is a keen focus on protecting the environment and preserving natural resources, the use of autogas as an alternative fuel source continues to gain traction in nations throughout the world. What is autogas? Also known as liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), autogas is the product of natural gas processing and petroleum

By |2016-03-14T14:30:16+00:00March 14th, 2016|Benefits, Outdoors, Propane, Safety|