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Converting a Home to Propane from Electric

Enjoy the benefits of propane in your home!

convert to propane Eliot, me If you use electricity for home heating and water heating, you could be paying too much to keep your home comfortable.

Are you tired of heart palpitations when you open the electric bill each month? P. Gagnon & Son has a solution: Convert your home to propane!

The process of converting your home to propane

At P. Gagnon & Son, our team of experts will conduct a thorough assessment of your home and discuss your specific propane needs, including home heating, water heating, cooking, clothes drying, and more. Based on this information, we will develop a customized propane conversion plan and determine the appropriate size of propane tank for your requirements. You can trust us to provide you with professional guidance and solutions for all your propane-related needs.

We can also assist in converting some of your electric appliances to propane.

The conversion process to propane is straightforward and usually takes one to two days to finish. It involves the installation of a new propane tank, fitting of new propane appliances, and running gas lines from the tank to your home, connecting all the propane appliances. This conversion should not cause any major disruptions to your daily activities or compromise your comfort.

Once your home is converted to propane, you can count on P. Gagnon & Son for dependable propane delivery. Our Automatic Delivery is our most popular choice, as it takes the work and worry of managing your propane supply off your hands. We use the latest software to track your propane usage and schedule a delivery before you run low.

Advantages of propane for your home

Propane serves as an excellent energy source if you reside in an area without natural gas connections or if the gas utility infrastructure is unreliable. As a cost-effective and clean-burning fuel, propane can efficiently heat your home and power various appliances. Plus, with your propane supply conveniently located in your own tank, you can enjoy uninterrupted service without concerns about gas line issues elsewhere.

Propane-powered appliances provide numerous advantages to homeowners. These appliances maximize efficiency, resulting in long-term energy and cost savings. Moreover, propane serves as an eco-friendly fuel source, further contributing to a sustainable environment.

Did you know that water heating accounts for almost 20% of your home’s energy expenses? By opting for propane instead of electricity, you can reduce your water heating energy costs by as much as 40%!

Propane clothes dryers offer significant cost savings by drying your laundry 25% faster compared to electric models. Additionally, due to the moist heat generated by propane dryers, your clothes emerge with fewer wrinkles, reducing your reliance on frequent ironing and resulting in even lower energy consumption.

Experience the unparalleled advantages of cooking with a propane gas range, where precise and instant temperature control empowers you to effortlessly create delectable dishes with remarkable efficiency.

A propane whole-house backup generator ensures the safety and comfort of your home during power outages. With it, you can keep your lights on, maintain a safe temperature of your refrigerator and freezer, run your HVAC system, charge your electronics, and ensure the operation of essential medical equipment like home dialysis machines, CPAPs, and electric wheelchairs.

Propane offers exceptional amenities for outdoor use as well. With propane pool and spa heaters, you can enjoy warm water in a fraction of the time compared to electric models, resulting in significant energy cost savings. Additionally, propane can fuel outdoor fireplaces and firepits, creating a cozy and inviting atmosphere. By connecting a built-in propane gas grill to your home’s propane tank, you can ensure a constant and convenient fuel source for all your cookouts.

Are you ready to enjoy all that propane can do in your Seacoast Region home? Contact P. Gagnon & Son today to get started!