With competitive propane prices and quality propane services, Island Gas, Inc. is your leading propane company. Our propane services are not just limited to propane delivery. At Island Gas, Inc., we can provide you with any propane equipment including furnaces, hot water heaters, and propane tanks. We also service all propane appliance needs.
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When it comes to keeping your home heated, safety is a primary concern. Did you know that propane is one of the safest options for home heating and appliances? Read our propane safety facts below and see how your family can benefit from choosing propane.
Is propane economical?
Yes! According to the U.S. Department of Energy, heating a home in the U.S. with propane in recent years has cost much less than heating with electricity. Also, over time, propane hot water heaters can cost one-third less to operate and recover water twice as quickly as electric water heaters.
Is propane warm?
Yes! Propane heating is much warmer than electric heat. A propane heating gas furnace heats air to about 130 to 140 degrees Fahrenheit and operates in short intervals to minimize operating costs. An electric heat pump produces heat below body temperature (98.6°F), so the air actually feels cool when placing your hand in front of a vent.
Is propane dependable?
Yes! Propane can be stored safely in a propane tank on your property, while electricity is subject to power outages. That's why propane is the perfect fuel for emergency backup generators. Reliable propane works when and where other energy sources don't because it goes where "the grid" doesn't go.
What can I use propane for?
Propane can be used to power many things both inside and outside your house.
The many ways you can use propane...