2019 December

Is Propane a Good Fit for Your Restaurant?

2019-12-09T09:01:23-05:00December 9th, 2019|Blog|

In our last article we talked about why the majority of chefs prefer to cook with gas and why you should too! But what if you own a restaurant? Or are you a chef for a restaurant? Have you been thinking about switching to propane and dropping your electric appliances? Here are just a few reasons why your restaurant should take the leap and switch to propane. Instant and accurate temperatures mean faster cooking times. It's true! When you have to wait for your electric stove or cook top to reach the desired temperature it slows cooking time down, which means [...]

2019 November

Why do Most Chefs Prefer Cooking with Propane?

2019-11-17T15:02:37-05:00November 17th, 2019|Blog|

Whether you're designing your dream kitchen or just upgrading your appliances, choosing between a gas and electric range might be a hard decision.   The truth is, most people only have experienced the joy of cooking on electric ranges and ovens. Mainly because they've been renters where only electric stoves were available, or they bought a house with an electric stove already installed. Either way, if this is you, let us introduce you to the world of cooking with propane. Here are just a few of the advantages of cooking with gas: Saves You Money. On average, cooking with propane costs less [...]

2019 October

Benefits of Always having Propane in Your Tank

2019-10-11T10:44:03-04:00October 10th, 2019|Blog|

What could you do if you never had to worry about running out of propane again? How many uses for propane can you think of? If the only thing that comes to mind is your backyard grill, or maybe even your kitchen stove, then it's time to expand your mind and consider some other uses for propane. When you use this clean gas to power multiple things in your home, it's not only better for the environment, but it also saves you money. You can use propane for: Cooking - This is probably the most common use that we see for [...]

2019 September

Our Favorite Ways to Enjoy Outdoor Living During the Fall Months

2019-09-19T14:08:27-04:00September 17th, 2019|Blog|

Fall has finally arrived. Although it's still a little warm here in South Florida, the cooler weather is right around the corner. This means now is the perfect time to get your favorite outdoor features ready so you can get out and enjoy the cooler weather before it gets too chilly. For us, our favorite fall features for outdoor living are fire pits and grills. The best place in your backyard to enjoy the fall weather around your fire pit! Use this as an opportunity to spend some quality time with your friends and family while gathered around the flames. You [...]

2019 September

Should I Own or Lease my Propane Tank to Power my Generator?

2019-11-16T11:55:47-05:00September 11th, 2019|Blog|

Congratulations! You just bought a propane-powered generator for your house that will kick in when the electricity is down. We know you are excited to reap the benefits, but have you figured out how you are going to keep propane on hand for your generator? If you have a generator or propane powered appliances in your home, a propane tank might be the answer you are looking for. Just imagine the convenience of not having to run to the store to exchange and refill, or schedule your "mini" tanks to be refilled multiple times a year. Having a tank on your [...]

2019 August

Benefits of Supporting Locally Owned and Operated Businesses

2019-08-11T07:22:18-04:00August 7th, 2019|Blog|

By now most of us are familiar with events like "Small Business Saturdays."  We've heard the words "shop small" and even most of us have friends that own their own business.  We know that when we support locally owned and operated businesses we help someone support their family rather than help a big CEO buy his third private jet... but what are the benefits to you and your community when you do business locally? More reliable.  Have you noticed that larger stores have been closing locations recently, even if you thought they had good traffic?  Bigger corporations do that to cut [...]

2019 July

Gas or Charcoal. Which Do You Prefer?

2019-07-17T10:09:38-04:00July 17th, 2019|Blog, Grilling|

We all have friends who swear by their propane grills. They love how it burns cleaner, they say it saves them time and money, that it's all they will ever use when grilling. Then we have the other side that refuses to use anything but charcoal when they grill. They say they love the taste, you'll hear guys say it makes them feel "more manly" to grill over coals instead of propane. So what do you think? What's your preference? If you're new to this debate, or need help deciding on which grill to purchase, here are a few points you [...]

2019 June

How to Add Smoky Flavor to Your Food when Using a Gas Grill

2019-07-01T14:21:45-04:00June 27th, 2019|Blog|

We all love our gas grills!  Not only do they save you money over charcoal grills, but they burn cleaner, are easier to clean, and you have better control over your cooking temperature.  But do you find you and your family are missing the smoky taste you’ve experienced with a charcoal grill?  The good news is, you can easily get the smoky flavor you know and love on your new gas grill.  All you need is one simple ingredient… wood chips! Here’s what to do: Soak your wood chips for 15 to 20 minutes, then drain. Place the desired amount of [...]

2019 June

Why You Should Host Your Next Party in Your Backyard!

2019-06-17T20:26:32-04:00June 17th, 2019|Blog|

Summer is finally here!  And with summer comes parties, and if you’re like us, lots of them!  Whether you’re celebrating the 4th of July, a summer birthday, or just a long overdue get together with friends, bringing the party outside will give your party an atmosphere you will never be able to achieve indoors… especially when you have a backyard kitchen or dedicated grilling area. When you can prepare food for your party outside, it opens a world of possibilities.  There are so many benefits to hosting your next party in your backyard. You won’t have to go far to find [...]

2019 May

Summer is the Perfect Time to Use an Outdoor Kitchen

2019-06-17T20:28:38-04:00May 27th, 2019|Blog|

With summer right around the corner, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about utilizing an outdoor kitchen this grilling season. But first let’s start with the meaning of an outdoor kitchen. An outdoor kitchen is simply an outside place where you can prepare a meal and cook, and clean up when you’re all done. You would also need a way to heat food in an outside kitchen. This can include a grill, or some type of cooktop, stove or oven. Now, why should you use an outdoor kitchen? There are several benefits! For starters, there is no better place to [...]