Liquid Propane is used in many different applications such as, rural heating, motor fuel, refrigeration, and cooking. The most common and recognized use of LP gas is in your backyard grill. Gas grills are extremely popular as the expense, clean up, and convenience of these grills far exceed the old charcoal cousins of the past.
Propane as a source of heat can be more economical than electricity an easier to budget. Residential tanks can be filled once a season and forgotten about until the next winter. The initial fill up of a 500 or 1000 gallon tank can be expensive but the overall comparison of a monthly electric bill justifies the initial investment.
One of the most appealing facts about using propane is the “green” factor. Propane burs clean and is in vast supply. Over 90% of all propane used in the USA is produced at home helping to limit the use of foreign fossil fuels.
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