6 Great Benefits Of Propane Heating

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Whether you live in a big or small house, it is very important to choose a heating system that is right for it. There are several different heating systems out there, but none of them are quite as ideal as propane heating. Here are six great benefits of propane heating.

Propane is More Affordable

One of the most noticeable benefits of propane is that it is more affordable than electric heat. If you heat your home with propane, your heating bills will be a lot cheaper. You will save so much money in the winter by switching to propane heat.

Propane is More Dependable

The downside of electric heat is that you can experience power outages. Just imagine your electric heat going out on the coldest day of the year. When you have propane heat, you do not have to worry about that. You can keep the propane stored in a tank on your property.

Propane Gets Hotter

When the temperatures get below freezing, you will be glad that propane is heating your home. Propane heat can reach much higher temperatures than electric heat. However, propane heat works in short intervals, so you do not have to worry about high heating costs.

Propane is Cleaner

Are you concerned about protecting the environment? If so, you really should consider switching to propane heat. It is an alternative fuel and non-toxic. Propane is also a gas, so you do not have to worry about it spilling on your floors and leaving harmful residue. 

Propane is Available

The great thing about propane is that it is available anywhere because it is portable. Whether you are in the country or city, you can use propane to heat your home.

Propane Lasts Longer

Another benefit of propane is that it lasts a lot longer than an electric heat pump. In fact, if you take proper care of your propane heating system, there is no reason why it can't last you at least 20 years. If there is a problem with your propane furnace, it is not too expensive to repair.

As you can see, there are a lot of great things about propane. If you heat your home with propane, you will not just save money on heating costs; you will also help the environment and not have to worry about power outages. Go out and purchase a propane furnace so that you can experience these benefits. (for more information, contact Self Heating Cooling)


22 January 2015

Those Cold, January Nights

When I was in college, I lived in an old house just south of the university campus with five other girls. When we came back from Christmas break, the heater was broken. The beginning of January was the coldest time of the year, and because it was the weekend, the heating company couldn't come fix it for a few days. My roommates and I pulled our mattresses into the front room and slept all together to keep warm. Two weeks later, our heater broke again! That time we ended up getting a completely new furnace. Needless to say, we got to be good friends with the heating contractor that month, and it was a good experience that led to the creation of this blog.