Making the Switch From Electricity to Propane Power

Conversion Is Fast, Simple, and a Gateway to Home Energy Savings Being a homeowner often means trying to get the most utility for the least money from your HVAC system and appliances. With energy prices fluctuating, people tend to wonder which fuel is best: electricity or propane? While both electricity and propane can power a […]

Don’t Run Out of Propane Before Memorial Day!

Keep Your Barbecue Sizzling with Lil’ Hanks Propane Cylinders Memorial Day is nearly here, and grilling is on the agenda for countless Americans. Whether you’re going with classic burgers and hot dogs or mixing it up with some impossible patties or seafood, you’ll want to make sure you have enough fuel to keep your barbecue […]

Don’t Skip Your Heating System Tune-Up!

Let’s Get Your Furnace or Boiler Ready for Next Winter—Today! Frigid nights and out-of-nowhere snowstorms are behind us now. No doubt, you’ve shut down your heating system for the season and your thoughts are all about air conditioning. However, this is actually an excellent time to call Blue Flame and have your heating equipment serviced. […]

Should I Install a Propane or Electric Water Heater?

Comparing Energy Costs, Efficiency, and More! If your home’s water heater is 10 years old or older, there’s a good chance that it’s on borrowed time. That’s because the typical lifespan of a conventional water heater with a tank is around ten to twelve years, even with proper maintenance along the way. So, if this […]

How to Properly Clean Your Propane BBQ Grill

A Little Cleaning Goes a Long Way for Safe, Enjoyable Grilling Now is the time of year when the hearty fare is getting old. We’re all looking forward to the lighter, brighter food of spring and summer! Many of those mouth-watering meals will be made on propane grills. What’s better? Blue Flame makes propane grilling […]

Understanding the Energy Market and Price Fluctuations

The Realities of Propane Pricing and Supply Here at Blue Flame, we’ve been receiving some phone calls lately about two related concerns: the recent spike in fuel costs and potential supply issues. As you’ve likely noticed at the gas pumps, prices have been extremely volatile. Propane costs have also fluctuated dramatically and swiftly, thus, many […]

When Should I Schedule A Heating System Tune-up?

If You’re Reading This…Right Now is a Very Good Time! Winter is finally giving way to spring here in Southern New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania. That means your home’s propane-fired furnace of boiler will soon be starting its own spring and summer vacation. Now, before you swap out your boots for flip-flops or head on […]

How Long Are Propane Tanks Built To Last?

Need a New Tank? Blue Flame Has Got You Covered. Are you looking to add a propane tank to your home—or do you need to replace your existing propane tank? If so, Blue Flame is here for you! We offer expert installation of propane tanks for homes and businesses across Southern New Jersey and Eastern […]

Why Does A Propane Flame Burn Blue?

Learn More About the Science Behind Propane Combustion There are a lot of good things about having propane in your home. One benefit is its outstanding versatility. It can heat your home or water, cook your meals, give you easy comfort with a propane fireplace, provide space heating, and more. Propane also offers energy efficiency […]

Mid-Winter Heating Troubles You Should Look Out For

After a Long, Harsh Winter, Your Heating System Might Be Trying to Tell You Something! With the calendar inching closer to March, we’re *hopefully* in the final weeks of winter. However, here in Southern New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania, we’ll be needing to use our home heating systems well after spring officially “starts.” If you […]