Propane Repairs: Can I Repair My Propane Tank Myself?

Propane Repairs

Homeowners who perform modifications to a propane system often result in an unsafe and illegal situation. Contact Texas Propane to schedule your propane repairs and modifications with one of our licensed propane gas professionals.

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How to Grill with Propane this Tailgate Season

How to grill with propane

Propane gas grills are undoubtedly one of the most common outdoor appliances people use today. They are increasingly replacing charcoal grills because of their ease of use without the clean-up necessary with charcoal grills. LP Gas grills commonly utilize a portable propane bottle that you can easily refill or exchange for continued enjoyment without the hassle of loading more charcoal and stirring up the ashes. Operating your propane grill safely will ensure that you prepare the food properly and that you are safe from harm. We will discuss how to grill with propane, as well as few propane grilling safety tips.

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Benefits of Propane Gas Grilling this Tailgate Season

benefits of propane gas grilling

Football season is here! This means tailgate season and grilling are in full swing. Most barbecue fans line up in one of two factions: The propane proponents and the champions of charcoals. However, you may be surprised to learn there’s actually many benefits of propane gas grilling.

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Propane Tank Distance Requirements with Texas Propane

Propane Tank Distance Requirements

Propane tank distance requirements is a common topic in the propane industry and among many of our customers. Distance rules are applicable to propane tanks and their connections in relation to what surrounds them, whether it’s a house or another propane tank. When installing a propane tank, our team here at Texas Propane considers the surrounding buildings, driveways, awnings, house or building openings, property lines and more.

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How to Check Your Propane Tank Supply Before Ordering a Propane Refill

how to check your propane tank supply

The fall season will be here before you know it. This season brings surprisingly cold nights in most areas, even in Texas. This causes us to turn on the heat or our fireplaces for the night. Extra blankets and covers will only go so far though. Therefore, make sure to check your propane tank supply to ensure you have enough propane for the upcoming colder nights. We will discuss how to check your propane tank supply.

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Do Propane Tanks Explode?

Do propane tanks explode?

The question of “do propane tanks explode?” is a common question among people who are unfamiliar with propane, propane tanks, propane accidents and explosions involving any type of container storing flammable or combustible material. Propane tanks don’t just explode if they fall over or are hit by a lawnmower or car. Many mistakenly believe that propane tanks in any setting will explode if they are mishandling the tank in some way. Therefore, we will discuss propane tank explosions to give you a better understanding of this topic.

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Environmentally Friendly Propane Gas for Your Home or Business

environmentally friendly propane gas

Refined fuels and petroleum products are perceived as pollutants and environmentally unfriendly. However, propane is not only clean and environmentally friendly in its unused state, it also produces exhaust emissions that exceed the requirements for clean fuel vehicles and surpass eco-friendly expectations in all aspects. We was discuss environmentally friendly propane gas.

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Propane Loss Due to a Leak

propane loss due to a leak

Questions among our customers often involve having a leak and “How much propane gas did I lose?” Typically, the answer is not that much. In reality, a small leak will result in the loss of maybe a gallon of propane over a considerable period of time. However, make sure to contact us here at Texas Propane if you have any questions about propane leaks. We will discuss propane loss due to a leak.

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Propane Permits and Local Requirements in Texas

Propane permits and local requirements

Requirements for permits and code compliance pertaining to propane gas and tank installation exist in some locales in Texas. In many scenarios, the rules (NFPA 58) state that any additional and final control lies with “the authority having jurisdiction”. Therefore, you must adhere to any requirement in addition to the national laws imposed by the state, county or municipality. We will discuss propane permits and local requirements in Texas.

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Summer Outdoor Propane Grilling Safety Tips

Outdoor Propane Grilling Safety Tips

With summer in full swing, make sure to keep the following outdoor propane grilling safety tips in mind.

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