Tevis Propane Blog

  • Should I purchase my propane tank or rent it?

    New propane heating customers may have the option of buying or leasing a propane tank for their home. Of course, there are some pros and cons for each. Here is a quick overview of buying vs. renting your propane tank. Buying a Propane Tank Purchasing a propane tank is an option here in the northern […]
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  • Is Your Generator Prepared?

    You have a propane powered generator, you are one step ahead of the game! But is it ready for the approaching storm? If you are a Tevis Propane customer with a generator, you have a tank monitor. Your tank monitor alerts us when your propane level is running low. Our tank monitor will read the same […]
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  • Are Your Exhaust Vents Cleared?

    The snow keeps falling and all of a sudden your furnace quits on you. Isn’t that always the way it happens? You know when you last delivery was, but your first thought is “I’m out of Propane!”. But it could be that your exhaust vents are blocked, and this is not only an annoyance it […]
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  • Preparing for A Snowing Delivery

    As you are frantically preparing for the snow storm this weekend there are a couple things, in addition to milk and bread we ask you to remember.  Our dispatch and delivery teams have been working long hours this week to ensure all of our customers are prepared to weather the storm. However, if you are […]
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  • How do I choose a propane gas supplier?

    Unlike a public utility, a relationship with a propane gas supplier is a personal one. Propane gas is often ordered over the phone and gets delivered to your home. Choosing your gas supplier does deserve some careful thought. When choosing a cell phone provider you will certainly look at price, but most would agree that […]
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  • What is the difference between Propane and Natural Gas?

    Aren’t propane and natural gas both natural? The short answer is, yes they are. But wait, there’s more to the story. Natural gas is a fossil fuel that exists underground in a gaseous state and is composed of several gases, including propane. At the refinery, that same propane is separated out of the natural gas and […]
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  • Is a tankless hot water heater right for you?

    Tankless hot water heaters, or demand-type water heaters as they are sometimes called, heat your hot water instantaneously as you need it. This saves on the energy costs of a standard water heater that heats, stores and reheats your hot water to keep it hot all day long, even when you’re not using it. Here’s […]
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  • What does a propane tank look like?

    Let’s take a look at some tanks and their common parts to find out. Propane tanks come in many different sizes and are manufactured all around the world by many different companies. For safety reasons, all Liquid Propane Gas (LPG) tank manufacturers are required to use the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) rules for […]
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  • Why you should lease your propane tank?

    What is hassle-free, worry-free and maintenance-free? A leased propane tank from Tevis Propane. Liquid Propane Gas tanks come in many shapes and sizes for any number of different uses in residential, agricultural, industrial and commercial applications. But they don’t have to come with problems…when you lease that is. Repair issue? No problem. Ever wonder what […]
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  • Blink, Blink Blackout!

    Winter storm season will be here soon, and that can mean a blackout at your house for hours, maybe even days. But it doesn’t have to result in rotting food in the fridge or stumbling around in the dark. A propane gas generator can save you time, money and aggravation. They can power all your […]
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