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Outdoor Living in Iowa with Propane

March 27, 2024

How Propane Makes It Fun and Easy Are you familiar with all the ways propane can enhance outdoor living right in your backyard? Here are some ideas to add more fun to your spring and summer. Propane Outdoor Fire Pits There’s nothing like gathering with family and friends around a fire pit on a cool […]

How Does a Propane Gas Fireplace Work?

February 26, 2024

Many Models Can Operate During Power Outages Many Iowans have added a propane gas fireplace to their home for both comfort and ambiance. Popular benefits include attractive realistic flames that bring warmth and coziness to a living space, which increases the value of your Iowa home. Plus, many fireplace models can operate during electrical power […]

What the Color of Your Propane Gas Flame Means

January 15, 2024

Your Propane Gas Flame Should Always Be Blue Whichever the propane gas appliance we’re talking about in your Iowa home, the color of its propane gas flame should always be blue. Here’s why. When the ratio of fuel to air is correct, there is enough oxygen for complete combustion of propane. Complete combustion results in […]

Why Doesn’t My Propane Gas Furnace Have a Pilot Light?

December 19, 2023

Electronic Ignition Has Become the Norm For Iowans who rely on an older gas furnace to stay warm, their heating unit relies on a small blue flame known as a pilot light to ensure the ignition of the gas burner. Water heaters, gas fireplaces, and old gas stoves often have similar pilot lights. Here’s how […]

Propane Safety Tips for Iowa Homes

November 20, 2023

What to Do and What Not to Do Without question, propane is one of the safest fuels you can use in and around your Iowa home. But to stay as safe as possible, you should always pay close attention to the operation of your propane gas appliances. The best way to keep all your propane […]

What Happens If I Run Out of Propane?

October 2, 2023

Avoid Run-Outs by Filling Up Your Tank Now When a propane tank becomes empty, your life suddenly becomes more complicated. That’s because running out of propane is a serious and costly situation that can cause all kinds of problems– and potential dangers – for you and your family. For starters, you will have to arrange […]

Propane Gas Appliances Cannot Be Banned in Iowa

September 18, 2023

State Law Protects Right to Choose Your Heating Source Iowa is among 25 states in the country that has passed legislation protecting the rights of consumers to choose their heating source. This legislation safeguards continued access for the installation and use of gas appliances, such as those used for space heating, water heating and cooking. […]

Propane Is The Perfect Fuel for Iowa Farms

August 18, 2023

Propane Can Be Used All Around the Farm Iowa has a diverse agriculture industry. Just about everyone knows that the Hawkeye State is the largest producer of corn in the nation. But Iowa farmers also guarantee you a hearty breakfast, producing your bacon and eggs, the cream in your coffee and the oats in your […]

How Much Propane Does a Stove Use?

July 17, 2023

Enjoy the Gold Standard for Efficient, Precise Home Cooking It’s a good bet that you don’t know about this tasty tidbit: 96% of professional chefs prefer cooking with gas over electricity! Think about it. If you’ve ever been to a restaurant with an open kitchen layout, you might have noticed that the searing, boiling and […]

Iowa Utility Requests Natural Gas Rate Hike

June 22, 2023

Getting to the Bottom of Gas Delivery Charges When the pandemic started to throttle down last year, so did energy prices, and everyone in Iowa and everywhere else could stop holding their breath. That was true whether they relied on propane, natural gas or electricity to keep their homes warm. As one example of how […]


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