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Benefits of Owning Your Commercial Propane Tanks

Addressing your current fuel situation, you might be considering if there is a better option for you. You might consider switching the fuel you currently use or really just figuring out a way to acquire fuel that is advantageous for you. Because we often hear our customers voice this concern, we often suggest they invest […] Read More

How Does a Propane Water Heater Work?

In assessing your preexisting water heater or if you’re thinking about buying a new one, you might consider making the switch to a propane-fueled water heater. However, when we suggest this to consumers, they’re sometimes unsure about making the switch because they don’t know how this process works. Hence, this blog post was born. Let’s […] Read More

Can Propane Be Delivered to My Business?

As opposed to gasoline, work vehicles can actually run on propane. This may seem like crazy talk to some business owners, but to others that actually use propane as fuel, this is a major way they save money. So, if you’re considering making the switch but don’t know how to get started, the first question […] Read More

Maintain Your Propane Heating Appliances

With the winter season fully upon us, you may have to bring out the heating appliances more than usual. However, you should always bear in mind that your propane fuelled heating appliances should be looked after and maintained to not only stay safe but to work to their full potential. Whether your appliances heat air or […] Read More

Why Won’t My Pilot Light?

There’s nothing worse than being without heating and hot water, especially in the cold winter months. If you’re having trouble with your pilot light, read on to find out the reasons why it may not be lighting, and how you can resolve this. Fix It Immediately It’s highly important to resolve any pilot issues as soon […] Read More

5 Myths about Propane Explosions

Many of us don’t properly understand propane gas tanks and how they work. Therefore, there are a number of common misconceptions that we at Northwest Propane would like to put straight. The Truth Propane tanks don’t just explode. The material that propane gas tanks are made of is protective of the gas inside. Therefore, it doesn’t just […] Read More

What to Do if Your Propane Tank Makes Noise

Regardless of whether your propane tank is a portable tank or a full-size home tank, they are made of the same components. Over a period time, overuse and aging can cause your tank to make noises – the noises will either be coming from the tank itself or the gas line. Unusual noises tend to […] Read More

5 Tips for Choosing a Propane Generator

Getting a propane generator is a good idea, any way you go about it. The hard part of buying one though is choosing the right one. When you’ve decided to take that leap into a warm home and working appliances during that power outage, consider these five tips when choosing one that fits your wants […] Read More

Know Your Dallas Clean Air Requirements

Thanks to the Clean Air Act – established in 1970 – our air here in Dallas is significantly healthier to breathe in. As such, we thought we’d use this post to refresh our readers and clarify what all is required of the citizens of Dallas when it comes to cleaner air. Controlling Pollutants The fact […] Read More

3 Unbeatable Barbecue Recipes for Your Gas Grill

Summer is known for firing up the grill, but sometimes you’re not quite sure what to cook. Here are a few ideas to help you have fun with your gas grill and get out of your next barbecue rut. Beer Can Chicken If you’re doing some backyard grilling and drinking beer, why not save a […] Read More