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Ideas for Remodeling Your North Carolina Home this Spring

February 28, 2017
Posted: February 28, 2017 Are you thinking of adding a great room to your house or giving your kitchen a makeover? Do you want to transform your cluttered sunroom into a family-favorite gathering spot? How about making this the year you finally add a swimming pool to your backyard? Spring is the most popular time […]

Why Isn’t the Propane Industry Regulated Like Utilities?

January 27, 2017
Posted: January 27, 2017 From time to time, a debate emerges over whether propane companies should be subjected to further regulations, such as being placed under the jurisdiction of state public utility commissions (like your natural gas, electric and water companies). First, it’s important to emphasize that the propane gas industry is already highly regulated […]

Builder Chooses Propane to Meet Goal of Ultra Efficiency

December 22, 2016
Posted: December 22, 2016 The Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) recently shared a story about Steve Lefler, a professional homebuilder who designed his own house to get as close as he could to Zero Net Energy. This type of home will produce as much energy as it consumes, usually through a mix of energy-efficient […]

A Propane Furnace Keeps You Warm During the Coldest North Carolina Nights

November 18, 2016
Posted: November 18, 2016 A propane gas furnace is a phenomenal option because it can keep your home warm for less than most other fuels. What people seem to like the most is the comfortable consistent heat that’s always delivered. Propane gas furnaces produce high indoor air temperatures, guaranteeing that you will keep your home […]

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 […]
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Extend the Swimming Season with a Propane Pool Heater

Ideas for Remodeling Your North Carolina Home this Spring

February 28, 2017

Are you thinking of adding a great room to your house or giving your kitchen a makeover? Do you want to transform your cluttered sunroom into a family-favorite gathering spot? How about making this the year you finally add a swimming pool to your backyard?

Why Isn’t the Propane Industry Regulated Like Utilities?

January 27, 2017

From time to time, a debate emerges over whether propane companies should be subjected to further regulations, such as being placed under the jurisdiction of state public utility commissions (like your natural gas, electric and water companies).

Builder Chooses Propane to Meet Goal of Ultra Efficiency

December 22, 2016

The Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) recently shared a story about Steve Lefler, a professional homebuilder who designed his own house to get as close as he could to Zero Net Energy. This type of home will produce as much energy as it consumes, usually through a mix of energy-efficient building techniques and onsite power generation.

Read More

A Propane Furnace Keeps You Warm During the Coldest North Carolina Nights

November 18, 2016

A propane gas furnace is a phenomenal option because it can keep your home warm for less than most other fuels.

What people seem to like the most is the comfortable consistent heat that’s always delivered.

Read More

Propane vs. Geothermal Heating for Your North Carolina Home

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.

Read More

EPA Regulations Seek to Rein in Emissions from Wood Burning Heaters

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.

Read More

Rebates for Propane Appliances in North Carolina

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.

Read More

Blue Has Some Interesting Thoughts About Propane

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.

Read More

More Power to You: Benefits of a Propane Gas Generator

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).

Read More

Extend the Swimming Season with a Propane Pool Heater

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.

Read More