Residential Propane Heating

Find out why heating your whole home with propane creates endless possibilities.

Homeowners throughout southern Virginia rely on propane for everything from heating their houses and powering their appliances to firing up their barbecue grills. If you’re a current user of this efficient, clean-burning fuel or are thinking of making the transition to propane, Foster Fuels can help. We’ve been a leading residential propane supplier in Virginia since 1921 — and we have a stellar reputation for offering competitive propane prices and unbeatable service. With seven convenient locations, we’re a local company you can trust.

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Why Should You Choose Foster Fuels as Your Residential Propane Supplier in Virginia?

Benefits of choosing Foster Fuels for your residential propane needs include:

  • Reliable service: We’ve been in business for more than 95 years. Our commitment to excellent service has made us the leading propane provider for multiple generations of families in Virginia.
  • Auto-fill program: If you sign up for our auto-fill service, we’ll monitor your fuel consumption and top off your propane tank when needed. We remove the burden of checking the fuel status and requesting refills from your shoulders.
  • Turnkey installation: Besides propane delivery, we can provide you with an estimate for a gas system install, install a high-quality propane tank, install gas line, and install the propane appliance of your choice.
  • Timely maintenance: As a full-service residential propane supplier in Virginia, we offer a “preferred service” program which provides preventive maintenance to keep your propane system in peak operating condition.


If you’re considering upgrading your home water heater to a conventional tank or a new, energy-efficient on-demand model, visit Foster Fuels today. We carry a large selection of propane water heaters and offer expert service to keep your purchase working its best for years to come. Learn More >>


In Virginia, smart homeowners rely on propane generators for all their backup power needs. Propane is a clean-burning, readily available fuel source that can be counted on for efficient operation in an emergency. Since 1921, Foster Fuels has been providing fuel delivery throughout VA. If you’re in the market for an emergency power solution, we have a great selection of propane generators for home use. Learn More >>


In Virginia, our unpredictable summer weather means pool owners frequently require additional heating to keep their water at a comfortable temperature. For most residential applications, propane pool heaters offer the best combination of value and convenience.

At Foster Fuels, we carry a range of different swimming pool heaters and provide full installation and service support for everything we sell. Contact a sales representative today for more information about our full line of products. Learn More >>


Since 1921, Foster Fuels has been the professionals’ choice for fuel delivery and many other related products and services. Who better to bring modern convenience and comfort to your home with a wide selection of propane appliances?

To better serve residential customers throughout Virginia and beyond, Foster Fuels operates four Hearth & Home locations where you can take advantage of our deep industry connections, in addition to decades of expertise with great prices and exceptional service.  Learn More >>


During the worst of winters, you count on your furnace to keep you and your family warm against the cold outside. For most people, winter is also the most expensive time of the year due to the increase in their heating bill.

At Foster Fuels, we provide energy, cost and carbon savings for both new and existing homes through the use of our propane furnaces. We also know that you need affordable reliability – that’s why we created the Autofill program to insure that your tank never runs out of propane and you never run out of heat. Contact a sales representative today to learn how you can set up Autofill. Learn More >>

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Learn more about propane efficiency by downloading our infographic

Propane Efficiency Infographic

Convenient Ways to Order Propane for Your Home

As a valued Foster Fuels customer, you can choose the propane ordering method that best meets your needs and fits your lifestyle. Available options include:

  • Telephone ordering: Many of our customers prefer to purchase their fuel by phone. As a Foster Fuels Customer, you will speak to a live representative who will be happy to personally take your order, discuss the current propane prices in Virginia and help you explore the various delivery options. You can choose to buy your propane during the summer months and take advantage of our Summer Sale special rate or wait until the fall when your tank is running low and temperatures begin to drop. Either way, our friendly, knowledgeable team will work with you to schedule a convenient delivery time to deliver propane to your home.
  • Online ordering: If you’re like a lot of folks these days, you do just about everything online. Foster Fuels offers the convenience of ordering propane around the clock via your computer or mobile device. By creating your personal MyFuelPortal account or downloading our app, you’ll be able to log in and schedule a suitable delivery time and place your order. Telephone support is also available if you have questions or need assistance.

Stop By or Contact Us to Learn More About Our Residential Propane Services

Foster Fuels has seven convenient locations in Virginia to serve you in Brookneal, Charlottesville, Rustburg, Lynchburg Area, Blairs, Danville Area, Lovingston, Huddleston, Smith Mountain Lake Area, and Forest!

We invite you to stop by the location most convenient to you to learn more about our products and services and meet our friendly, professional team. You can also contact us online or give us a call at 800-344-6457. We look forward to serving you!

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