Dependability in Drivers

dependable drivers

Dependability is something, whether we realize it or not, we search for in every aspect of our day. Whether it’s depending on the barista at your local coffee shop to make your coffee “just right”, depending on our fellow employees to do their part for a major project deadline or depending on a significant other to help with that really tough task we just can’t handle ourselves – dependability is a necessity when it comes […]

Inside a Transferrable Service Agreement

We know what you’re thinking, what in the world is a transferrable service agreement? This terminology is what we call the situation when our service is transferred from one customer to another. What are the situations that might call for a transferrable service agreement? A home owner that moves out of their home and sells their property A new home buyer that is buying a propane-powered home with existing service A new tenant in a […]

What Makes a Firelog Set Work?

Your firelog set does more than just sit there and look pretty. We’ve dug into all the details that make up your firelog set and thought we’d share these components with you.   Gas Valve – This allows the gas propane to flow out to ignite the fire. This is always located within arm’s reach of the firebox. (firebox: the chamber of a boiler in which the fuel is burned)   Pilot Assembly – A gas valve that […]

Cylinder Insight: Sizes, Weight and Gallons

Whether it’s a backyard barbeque (Yes – we said it, backyard barbeque because let’s be honest, FOOD!!) or your whole home energy needs, getting the right size propane tank is crucial. Propane tank variations aren’t exactly the easiest thing to understand. Will it fit where you need it to? How large is the tank I need really going to be? Exactly how much propane will it hold and what can it be used for? You’ve […]

How do I read my Propane Tank Gauge?

Here’s a simple “how-to” guide for the next time you check your tank gauge. Knowing how to read your propane tank gauge will help accurately relay the information to one of our Customer Care Representatives on the other end when you call us for a delivery. You may have heard before that the gauge shows the total amount of gallons in the tank. Incorrect! It actually displays the propane level as a percentage of the […]

Propane Delivery Trucks: The Ins & Outs

It’s December, which means the colder weather is coming and our propane trucks will be in high demand. You’ll see them quite often – we’re sure of it! While you may have seen them in action on a delivery or two, we thought we’d share the “ins and outs” of what parts make up our propane trucks, which are referred to as bobtails within the industry. Outside the Tank – TankThe tank itself is the […]

Propane Vs. Electric

Are you getting all the savings out of your house that you can? Too many homes aren’t saving the money they could be with a consideration of propane versus electric. It’s easy to stick with what your house has out of convenience but making a switch to propane may benefit you in more ways than one. Almost anything in your house, restaurant or building that can run electricity can run on propane. However, a fact […]

Smooth Your Transition into the Heating Season

Schedule Your Annual Maintenance One of the best ways to prepare for the brisk weather to come is to make sure your heating system is up for the task. While the weather is getting colder and the items of clothing we put on in the morning is increasing, your heating fuel bill shouldn’t be. Preventative care is by far the best way to ensure an efficient heating season. Have you scheduled your annual system maintenance […]

Owning Vs. Leasing Your Tank

“Is it better to rent or to purchase my own propane tank?” A question we hear pretty often around here at Annapolis Propane & Fuels. Both options provide a variety of pros and cons, it all comes down to the level of responsibility you’re looking to take and your circumstances. I’m considering owning my own propane tank… Advantages – You can choose your fuel supplier without swapping tanks. No minimum use required or tank rental […]

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