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Using Propane to Heat Your Pool

August 19, 2021
Do you use propane to heat your in-ground or aboveground pool? If not, consider switching to the latest energy-efficient propane pool heater units, which can extend your swimming season and make your pool a pleasure to be in—even on those cooler days. That’s because a propane pool heater can maintain a comfortable water temperature any […]

How To Handle a Fire on Your Propane Grill

July 19, 2021
Cooking, whether it’s inside or outside, always comes with the possibility of accidents and injuries. After all, you’re dealing with high heat and hot flames. With that in mind, we want to share with you some important tips about what to do if you ever have a grease fire or flare-up on your outdoor propane […]

Propane Safety Tips For Your Home

June 16, 2021
Since June is National Propane Safety Month, this a perfect time to review some safety protocols that are sometimes overlooked. For instance, do you know the reasons why you can’t always smell a propane gas leak? In its natural form, propane is odorless, but manufacturers deliberately add a chemical compound to give it a strong […]

Safety Tips For Propane Grilling

May 11, 2021
May is National Barbecue Month—a fun way to encourage us to explore all the wonderful opportunities for some down-home, outdoor cooking. But it’s always a good idea to review some important safety reminders. Here are five tips to keep in mind as you get fired up for the coming season. 5 Grill Safety Reminders Keep […]

How Is Propane Made?

April 5, 2021
Because propane is created through the processing of natural gas and crude oil, it is a fuel that is largely a domestic product. In fact, about 90% of the American propane supply is generated in the United States. That abundant, right-at-home supply makes propane a reliable fuel choice for your North Carolina home or business, […]

The Rush To Convert To Electricity May Cause Shocks

March 5, 2021
Many of those in government—from federal to state to municipal–continue to push for the increased use of electricity in favor of other fuels. While we all must take aggressive steps to combat climate change, putting all of our energy eggs in one fragile electric basket is not the best way to go. One of the […]

A Propane Stove Is A Recipe For Memorable Meals

February 2, 2021
More people are working from home than ever before, so it’s no surprise that stoves and ovens in the home are being used much more often. Dining out seems too much of a risk for many people, and with daily commutes to work on hold, there’s been no need to stop somewhere to pick up […]

Winter Safety Tips For Your Home

January 26, 2021
While following proper propane safety practices is important throughout the year, the peak winter season in North Carolina presents specific challenges and potential hazards. Your propane company’s priority is to always keep you safe and comfortable, so here are some tips to help you remain secure as you hunker down in your propane home during […]

Propane vs. Electricity: Which Fuel Is Cleaner?

December 30, 2020
Which fuel burns cleaner and generates fewer emissions—propane or electricity? If you said propane, congratulations, you’re correct. Electricity is often touted as a “clean” energy source, but that assertion becomes less convincing when you take a closer look. About half of the electricity generated in the United States is generated by coal-fired power plants. How […]

How Much Propane Will My New Fireplace Use?

November 18, 2020
When people consider converting their old, little-used wood fireplace into a propane fireplace, one question always comes up: how much propane would that new propane fireplace use? As a general rule, a propane fireplace uses about one gallon of propane for each 100,000 BTU. So if you install a propane fireplace that is rated 50,000 […]