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Can I Paint My Propane Tank?

The answer to this question is yes. However, can you paint it any color you want? No, you cannot. NFPA 58 states that propane containers must be painted a heat reflective color. The majority of state regulatory agencies have their … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Propane Tank from Freezing this Winter

If you are one of the many who use propane at home, on the farm or in your work environment, you probably already know some of the reasons that make it such a valuable fuel. Propane is safe with a … Continue reading

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How to Prepare for Floods with Propane

While propane tanks and floods generally don’t mix well, proper preparation can minimize the impact a flood has on an LP Gas installation. Floating tanks are typically associated with buried container installations and heavy rains but outright flooding can result … Continue reading

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How to Prepare for Severe Storms with Propane

Mother nature deals some of her harshest blows through hurricanes and tornadoes. While these types of severe weather events can be planned for well in advance and can be anticipated if predicted by weather forecasters, the reality is that severe … Continue reading

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How to Prepare for Wildfires with Propane

Wildfires are out of control grass fires that make the news almost daily in different parts of the U.S. These fires are fueled by dry weather conditions, drought and other environmental factors that threaten homes and businesses in their path. … Continue reading

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Propane, Emergencies and Natural Disasters

Emergencies in the propane industry are all relative to what is actually occurring or forecast to occur. This is also true for propane consumers and is dependent upon any number circumstances. This article will list and discuss a few of … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Kids Safe Around Propane

Summertime means one thing for families across the country: getting outdoors. Even the youngest family members look forward to time outside and warm-weather activities. Almost 830,000 farms and rural homesteads rely on propane for their energy needs, which means extra … Continue reading

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Proper Transportation and Storage of Propane Cylinders

When transporting or storing propane cylinders, it’s important that you follow some basic guidelines. While propane is a safe, clean burning and efficient energy source, it is also one that has to be cared for properly. Here are a few … Continue reading

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Safe Handling of Propane Cylinders

Propane safety is our number one priority at Texas Propane. Propane is a safe, efficient, and reliable fuel but must be used and handled correctly or it can be dangerous. Texas Propane has an ongoing safety training policy as well … Continue reading

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Detecting a Propane Leak

It can be difficult to detect a propane leak, especially if it is a small one. Here are a few warning signs and tips to better help you determine if you might have a propane leak.

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