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How to Know How Much Gas is Left in Your Propane BBQ Cylinder

September 30, 2019
Everyone knows that the grilling season in North Carolina doesn’t end with summer. So of course, you always want to make sure you have enough propane left in your grill’s tank for your next fall cookout. Since most propane barbecue cylinders don’t come with a built-in gauge, you may need another way to figure out […]

Propane Safety and Hurricanes

September 4, 2019
Posted: September 4, 2019 Long-time North Carolina residents have a lot of experience getting ready for damaging storms, but it never hurts to do a quick safety review. Here are some reminders. Create an emergency preparedness plan and review it with your family. Your list should include instructions on how to turn off your propane […]
Propane Tankless Water Heaters

Propane Tankless Water Heaters Explained

August 15, 2019
Posted: November 30, 2018 If we asked you to describe a water heater, you might say it looks a lot like a giant tin can. Of course, what you would be describing is the storage tank for the water heater. The unit that heats the water is just a small burner, located at the bottom […]
Cost comparison

Propane vs. Natural Gas: A Comparison of Costs, Efficiency and Safety

July 22, 2019
While natural gas is the leading home heating source in many parts of the country, most people don’t realize that many of the benefits of natural gas translate to propane as well. Whether it’s a super-efficient furnace, unlimited hot water, temperature-precise cooking stoves or reliable backup home generators to enhance convenience and safety, you can […]
Propane cylinders

Comparing Heating Oil vs. Propane for Home Heating in North Carolina

July 8, 2019
What’s a better choice for heating your home—oil or propane? North Carolinians who have already converted their old oil heating furnaces to a propane gas furnace know the answer already. It’s propane! Once they convert, their price per gallon for their furnace usually drops substantially and their new propane equipment is often 20-30% more efficient […]
Propane fireplace

Convert Your Wood Burning Fireplace to Propane

June 24, 2019
Have you ever come in from a cold North Carolina winter day and wanted a warm, glowing fire but just didn’t want to face the chore of setting up a fire in your wood burning fireplace? Are you tired of the maintenance? Or have you not used your wood fireplace in years because it’s in […]
Propane grill

How to Use a Propane Grill

June 10, 2019
With the 4th of July holiday weekend nearly here, many people are planning backyard barbecues for friends and family. Hopefully, you have a propane grill that’s ready to handle the load. For starters, it’s a lot less work than dragging out and preparing a charcoal grill for your cookout. Compared to charcoal grilling, using a […]
Cooking & Heating With Propane

Cooking, Heating and More Appliances: Propane Gives You Versatility and Value

May 20, 2019
Posted: May 20, 2019 It’s amazing how many different ways you can use propane. It’s a super versatile fuel that can be used to fuel fireplaces, clothes dryers, outdoor grills, space heaters, water heaters, generators and more. Of course, propane can also heat your entire home as well. When you use propane appliances in your […]
Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency, Propane and America’s Clean Energy Future

May 6, 2019
Posted: May 6, 2019 North Carolina’s propane industry is proud to be part of the state’s new initiative to reduce emissions and energy consumption. The good news is, propane already provides a number of ways for the state to meet its objective of reducing the state’s greenhouse gas emissions by 40% from 2005 levels by […]
Propane Grilling

Make it a Better Summer in North Carolina with Propane Grilling

April 15, 2019
There’s nothing like summer in North Carolina. Whether you’re hosting the big Fourth of July cookout, or vacationing on the Outer Banks, it’s the season to do some serious grilling. But then the usual question always seems to come up: what’s the better way to cook outdoors: with propane or charcoal? Charcoal is great for […]
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Make it a Better Summer in North Carolina with Propane Grilling

Checking BBQ propane

How to Know How Much Gas is Left in Your Propane BBQ Cylinder

September 30, 2019

Everyone knows that the grilling season in North Carolina doesn’t end with summer. So of course, you always want to make sure you have enough propane left in your grill’s tank for your next fall cookout. Since most propane barbecue cylinders don’t come with a built-in gauge, you may need another way to figure out […]

Propane Safety and Hurricanes

September 4, 2019

Long-time North Carolina residents have a lot of experience getting ready for damaging storms, but it never hurts to do a quick safety review. Here are some reminders.

Propane Tankless Water Heaters

Propane Tankless Water Heaters Explained

August 15, 2019

If we asked you to describe a water heater, you might say it looks a lot like a giant tin can. Of course, what you would be describing is the storage tank for the water heater.

Read More
Cost comparison

Propane vs. Natural Gas: A Comparison of Costs, Efficiency and Safety

July 22, 2019

While natural gas is the leading home heating source in many parts of the country, most people don’t realize that many of the benefits of natural gas translate to propane as well. Whether it’s a super-efficient furnace, unlimited hot water, temperature-precise cooking stoves or reliable backup home generators to enhance convenience and safety, you can […]

Read More
Propane cylinders

Comparing Heating Oil vs. Propane for Home Heating in North Carolina

July 8, 2019

What’s a better choice for heating your home—oil or propane? North Carolinians who have already converted their old oil heating furnaces to a propane gas furnace know the answer already. It’s propane! Once they convert, their price per gallon for their furnace usually drops substantially and their new propane equipment is often 20-30% more efficient […]

Read More
Propane fireplace

Convert Your Wood Burning Fireplace to Propane

June 24, 2019

Have you ever come in from a cold North Carolina winter day and wanted a warm, glowing fire but just didn’t want to face the chore of setting up a fire in your wood burning fireplace? Are you tired of the maintenance? Or have you not used your wood fireplace in years because it’s in […]

Read More
Propane grill

How to Use a Propane Grill

June 10, 2019

With the 4th of July holiday weekend nearly here, many people are planning backyard barbecues for friends and family. Hopefully, you have a propane grill that’s ready to handle the load. For starters, it’s a lot less work than dragging out and preparing a charcoal grill for your cookout. Compared to charcoal grilling, using a […]

Read More
Cooking & Heating With Propane

Cooking, Heating and More Appliances: Propane Gives You Versatility and Value

May 20, 2019

It’s amazing how many different ways you can use propane. It’s a super versatile fuel that can be used to fuel fireplaces, clothes dryers, outdoor grills, space heaters, water heaters, generators and more.

Read More
Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency, Propane and America’s Clean Energy Future

May 6, 2019

North Carolina’s propane industry is proud to be part of the state’s new initiative to reduce emissions and energy consumption.

Read More
Propane Grilling

Make it a Better Summer in North Carolina with Propane Grilling

April 15, 2019
Read More