Propane vs. Geothermal Heating for Your North Carolina Home

November 7, 2016
Posted: November 7, 2016 You’ve probably seen or heard the promotions and advertisements for geothermal heat pump systems, which are always touted as the green energy choice for your home. But you probably haven’t heard too much about this type of system stacks up against propane heating systems—which can range from a high-efficiency propane furnace, […]

EPA Regulations Seek to Rein in Emissions from Wood Burning Heaters

September 30, 2016
Posted: September 30, 2016 Last year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) updated its clean air standards for residential wood heaters, with the intent of making new wood-heating units burn significantly cleaner through new emissions standards. These first-ever federal air standards for previously unregulated new wood heaters cover outdoor and indoor wood-fired boilers (also known […]

Rebates for Propane Appliances in North Carolina

August 31, 2016
Posted: August 31, 2016 Your propane installer is always glad to help you save money and make your home more comfortable. Right now, your installer can help you save hundreds of dollars on a variety of new propane appliances. Through the Safe Appliance Installation Rebate Program, which is managed by the North Carolina Propane Gas […]

Blue Has Some Interesting Thoughts About Propane

July 29, 2016
Posted: July 29, 2016 The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) recently launched a consumer education campaign that promotes the benefits of propane in a fun way. The “Proudly Propane” campaign stars a dog named Blue. Perhaps you have already come across Blue sharing his thoughts in TV, radio, print and digital ads—in a way […]

More Power to You: Benefits of a Propane Gas Generator

June 23, 2016
Posted: June 23, 2016 The hurricane season officially arrived this month, and this year, experts at the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are predicting as many as four major storms (Category 3 or higher). You can listen to what one of the experts at NOAA says here. As anyone who lives in the Carolinas knows, […]

Extend the Swimming Season with a Propane Pool Heater

May 20, 2016
Posted: May 20, 2016 If you’re longing for a relaxing evening dip in the pool or spa but don’t want to wait until the summer heat takes hold, a propane pool heater can maintain a comfortable water temperature any time of day, in any weather, in any season—all for an affordable price. How does it […]

7 Efficiency Tips for Your Propane Gas Stove

April 29, 2016
Posted: April 29, 2016 If you’ve ever used an electric stove, you’re familiar with all of its limitations. That’s why many people have made the switch to propane gas ranges, which give you a much higher degree of control because of precise temperatures. An added benefit is that a gas stove will continue to work […]

Propane Fire Bowls and Outdoor Kitchens—the Hottest Trends for Outdoor Living

March 31, 2016
Posted: March 31, 2016 No other fuel can do as much as propane can to make lounging in your backyard a pleasant experience. And thanks to modern advances in flexible piping, you can now extend your use of propane to a wide range of outdoor products, even refrigerators and fireplaces! Among the most popular trends […]

New Government Standards May Affect Your Water Heater Choice

February 22, 2016
Posted: February 22, 2016 If you’re ready to replace your water heater, please talk to your North Carolina propane company about your options. Important changes in water heaters have recently been made that may affect your choice! This is especially true if you have an old tank water heater that is currently inside a closet, […]

North Carolinians Are Warming Up to Propane Fireplaces!

January 15, 2016
Posted: January 15, 2016 A perfect illustration of propane’s versatility can be seen with fireplaces. Propane fireplaces can be installed inside and outside your home and they are more efficient and better for the environment than wood burning units. Many propane fireplaces can also deliver supplemental heat—that’s a big help if you’re not using a […]