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Thunderstorm clouds

Propane Safety Before, During, and After a Thunderstorm

Summer is prime time for thunderstorms here in the Northeast, although these powerful displays of nature can linger into the fall. When they do, it is important to be prepared if you use propane equipment in your Southern Maine or New Hampshire home.

Carbon monoxide alarm

What Should I Do When My Co Detector Goes Off?

A build-up of carbon monoxide in your Central Maine home can be dangerous – or even deadly – for your family. That’s why the State of Maine requires carbon monoxide detectors in most homes, including all newly constructed homes.

Fire extinguisher

How to Extinguish an Propane Gas Grill Fire

When it comes to using a propane gas grill – or any other home propane equipment – safety is always the top priority…

Propane fire pit

What Is a Propane Fire Pit?

As the late-summer evenings cool here in Central Maine, propane can be the perfect companion for your outdoor living space – and one of the most awesome ways it can do its thing is with a propane fire pit.

Save on home energy bills

Seven Ways to Save on Home Energy Bills When You’re on Vacation

If you’re planning a trip Down East or to the Mid Coast this summer for a little R&R, you probably have a pretty good idea of how much you’ll spend along the way.

Perfect pool temperature

Getting the Perfect Pool Temperature

If you own an outdoor pool in Maine, you probably know that the weather here in the Pine Tree State can vary quite a bit in the summer, with typical high temperatures topping out in the upper 70s.

Pets and your HVAC equipment

Pets and Your HVAC Equipment: What You Need to Know

Pets give us lots of love – and sometimes they give us a little more than that.

HVAC fan settings

How HVAC Fan Settings Affect Your Air Quality and Utility Bills

Most people have been told to keep their home thermostat set to “AUTO” instead of “ON” for both heating and cooling their Maine home. But what is the difference between these two settings?

Propane gas grill

Why Propane Gas Grills Are Better Than Charcoal

We recently talked about the many ways that propane can make your summer better – a fact that’s particularly true when it comes to grilling.

Summer

Four Reasons to Stock up on Propane During the Summer Months

In the world of propane delivery – as in life – timing is everything.