Why Do Propane Prices Rise?

Have you recently heard speculation that propane prices are on the rise? Due to unprecedented volatility, propane prices are undergoing increases expected to continue over at least the next several days. The fluctuating price may seem unpredictable and erratic. However, there are many circumstances and variables that are not in control of a propane supplier

By |2021-03-04T21:32:16+00:00March 3rd, 2021|Propane, Uncategorized, Winter|

How Do Temperature Changes Affect Propane?

Propane is one of the safest and most convenient ways to heat your home. In most cases, propane systems require little more than routine maintenance and annual fill-ups to stay working their best year-round. That being said, there are some things to consider during the winter months when temperatures drop. Propane freezes at -306°F —

By |2020-10-27T18:17:20+00:00November 28th, 2018|Propane, Tank, Winter|

Can a Propane Tank Freeze?

If you rely on propane to keep your home warm and comfortable, you need to know your tank will continue to deliver the service you require of it all winter long. While most homeowners know the importance of regular preventative maintenance for a propane furnace, the tank itself is often overlooked. This can lead to

By |2021-01-18T15:06:13+00:00September 2nd, 2017|Propane, Tank, Winter|

Don’t Get Left in the Cold: Get Your Heating System Inspected Before the Weather Changes

The importance of a home heating inspection cannot be overstated. While it is a small expense, the heating system inspection cost pales in comparison to the cost of a needed repair left unattended. You’re probably aware that an annual home heating inspection is standard, but what you may not have considered is how important it

By |2016-11-15T15:13:51+00:00November 15th, 2016|Heating System, Winter|

Propane Energy Pods

Propane is a clean, efficient, versatile gas that can serve as a reliable, cost-effective home energy solution. A great way to maximize the benefits of propane for new home construction or a remodeling project is by combining propane gas appliances to create a propane energy pod. A pod consists of five home energy applications: space

By |2016-03-29T10:38:32+00:00March 29th, 2016|Benefits, Heating System, Propane, Summer, Winter|

Foster Fuels’ Guide to Energy Efficiency Tips for Winter

As the leaves turn and we know that winter is coming, the annual battle against Jack Frost resumes in earnest. This battle is waged on two fronts: our houses and our wallets. Fortunately for us, victory on one front means victory on the other. Finding ways to make your house more energy efficient, and therefore

By |2015-12-16T21:53:45+00:00December 16th, 2015|Benefits, Gas Logs, Heating System, Propane, Safety, Winter|

Should I Rent a Propane Tank or Buy One?

https://youtu.be/Xjy2TqD7wt0 More and more homeowners are discovering the benefits of using propane for heating. These benefits include reliability, safety, efficiency, performance and environmental friendliness. But, once you decide to switch to propane, you must decide whether to rent or buy a propane tank. Like most decisions, there are pros and cons to each. Here’s

By |2021-01-18T15:20:31+00:00December 15th, 2015|Propane, Tank, Winter|

Foster Fuels Winter Heat Checklist

As fall fades and winter creeps in, it’s vital to make sure your heating system is fully operational. Many homes use propane for a number of purposes, including running appliances, space heaters, water heaters, backup power, fireplaces and more. As you get ready for cold weather, here’s a checklist for your propane heating system: Propane

By |2015-11-24T20:20:42+00:00November 24th, 2015|Benefits, Propane, Safety, Winter|

How to Prepare Your Propane Grill for Winter Hibernation

Some of you all-season grill masters are probably thinking “What hibernation? I grill all year round!” While there are a number of barbecue enthusiasts that never put their grill away, our list of grill winterizing tips is geared towards individuals who are looking for grill storage tips for winter. And if your grill isn’t going

By |2020-05-14T18:06:34+00:00August 27th, 2015|Home, News and Events, Propane, Tank, Winter|