Posted: December 30, 2020
Despite propane being used to fuel appliances and gas heating equipment for about 100 years, people who may have only used this fuel for their backyard gas grills often have misconceptions about how safe it is, how it can be used and other wrong beliefs. With that in mind, here are some facts you may […]
Posted: November 18, 2020
Many homeowners may be surprised when they find out that their furnace doesn’t have a pilot light (also known as a standing pilot or safety pilot). But pilot lights have become outdated technology for gas-powered furnaces and most other gas-burning appliances, like water heaters, fireplaces and stoves. Today’s furnaces ignite the propane gas through advanced […]
Posted: October 26, 2020
When a cold snap comes our way this winter in Tennessee, it may be tempting to leave a propane space heater running in your bedroom so you can get extra warmth while you’re asleep. Don’t do it.
Posted: September 25, 2020
In its natural form, propane is odorless, but manufacturers deliberately add a chemical compound to give it a strong unpleasant smell. This odorized propane is usually described as something similar to the odor of rotten eggs or a skunk’s spray. But there are situations that may prevent you from detecting that telltale odor. Sometimes, conditions […]
Posted: August 28, 2020
A great way to take advantage of propane’s versatility during the late summer and early fall is with an outdoor propane fire pit. Gas fire pits are available in a wide range of materials, styles and sizes, so it’s easy to find the right design for your backyard space.