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How Propane Buses are Powering Schools

September 26, 2019

The school bus is one of the most iconic references to education in the United States. Especially in Northeastern Pennsylvania, districts have bus rides starting at 5:30 AM to get kids to school for 8 AM classes. Depending on the size of the district and how many kids use the…

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6 Tailgating Safety Tips

August 27, 2019

With football starting up, baseball playoffs on the way, and with hockey & basketball gearing to start up, that means one thing. It’s time to tailgate! We all know about the essentials you need for a great tailgate. Yet, with more and more venues banning charcoal grills, portable propane grills…

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4 Ways Propane Powers Outdoor Living

July 26, 2019

Parties in the kitchen are a thing of the past. Recent trends show that they are now moving out to your patio incorporating outdoor living features powered by propane. The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), says that fire pits and fireplaces were the most desired outdoor living structure. They…

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The Ultimate Guide to Gas Grilling

April 19, 2019

Now that the weather is finally starting to break – I’m sure you’re thinking about breaking out the grill for the first cookout of the season! If you currently own or use a gas grill, check out these tips in our Ultimate Guide to Gas Grilling for getting your grill…

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6 Winter to Spring Propane Safety Tips

March 26, 2019

Even though propane is one of the safest sources of energy for your home, it does take some care to use it responsibly. At Keystone Propane, our propane safety standards are a priority to us so we can keep your family safe. As Winter melts away and Spring comes into…

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The Secret to a Warm Romantic Valentine’s Day At Home

February 14, 2019

There’s a lot to be said for celebrating Valentine’s Day by snuggling up at home with that someone special. If you’re looking for a few ideas on how to make your sweetheart feel extra special this year, check out this list of tips for enjoying a warm romantic Valentine’s Day…

New Year's Resolutions for Your Home Heating

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home Heating

January 29, 2019

Believe it or not, 2018 is already over and 2019 is here to stay – which means it’s also time to start making some New Year’s Resolutions! Why not start by making a few that will make you more comfortable at home – while being easy on your wallet? Here…

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Propane Delivery Winter Safety Tips

December 26, 2018

Winter weather can be absolutely ruthless, and it can make our deliveries a bit more difficult. However, our drivers will deliver your propane regardless of the weather conditions. We work hard to ensure that you get your propane year-round. That said, there are a few things you can do to…

7 DIY Home Insulation Ideas

7 DIY Home Insulation Ideas

November 28, 2018

As the winter season approaches, it’s time to protect your home from the harsh, cold elements. Insulating the home is something many homeowners struggle with, but it doesn’t need to be difficult. Follow these simple DIY ideas to keep your home insulated during the winter season. 1. Inspect the Home…

Prevent Your Heating Bill From Haunting You: Energy Efficiency Tricks and Treats

Prevent Your Heating Bill From Haunting You: Energy Efficiency Tricks and Treats

October 24, 2018

For many people, there’s nothing spookier than receiving a steep energy bill. To help keep your energy bill in-check this Halloween season, we have compiled a series of useful, actionable energy efficiency tricks you can easily implement. Energy Efficiency Tricks and Treats Protect Your Airflow Those air leaks in your…

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Energy Efficiency Tips for Back-To-School

September 24, 2018

School season is back, and it’s a time of the year with high energy consumption. To help you conserve energy during this time of year, we’ve compiled a series of actionable energy efficiency tips you can follow. Easy Energy Efficiency Tips 1. Install a programmable thermostat Programmable thermostats are quite…

The Benefits of Propane Pre-Buy Contracts

The Benefits of Propane Pre-Buy Contracts

August 22, 2018

Why should you pre-buy your propane? If there is one benefit, it’s this: you lock in a fixed price for the year. This is an incredible benefit, as the fuel market can be extremely volatile. It’s not uncommon to see steep price hikes when entering a new season, but luckily…

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Best Uses for Propane in the Summer

July 25, 2018

Propane can do far more than simply keep you warm during the winter months. Propane can be used to fuel your summer fun. In today’s post, we’re going to discuss a few ways you can use propane to help with the summer’s festivities. 1. Grilling There’s nothing quite like a…

How to Clean Your Propane Grill

How to Clean Your Propane Grill

June 18, 2018

Summer is upon us, and that means it’s time to invite your friends and family to the house and heat up the grill. A poorly maintained grill, however, can put a damper on the festivities. Your grill needs to be fully cleaned and prepared before you start grilling, and in…

Top 5 Reasons for Adding an Outdoor Fireplace to Your Yard

Top 5 Reasons for Adding an Outdoor Fireplace to Your Yard

May 24, 2018

The fireplace is a symbol of elegance and comfort, and it is often the centerpiece that can tie a room together. Now, more than ever before, we are seeing fireplaces outside the confines of the home. The yard is becoming a popular place to hold a fireplace, and there are…

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10 Pro Grilling Tips

April 23, 2018

Summer is quickly approaching, and it’s time to dust off the grill. To get the most out of your grilling experience, we have a few grilling tips to take your skills from amateur to pro. Keep It Hot As a rule, you should preheat your grill for 15-25 minutes before…

Spring Propane Safety Tips

Spring Propane Safety Tips

March 27, 2018

Spring is here, and more outdoor activities arrive with it. With warmer weather, propane is used more often. It fuels grilling parties, camping trips, and road trips. With these activities, you want to ensure that you’re using propane safely. Here are some simple Spring propane safety tips that demonstrate how…

5 Reason to Convert Your Home to Propane

5 Reason to Convert Your Home to Propane

February 20, 2018

Heating is a central function responsible for keeping your home comfortable and efficient, which is why it’s so important to choose the best fit for your family. If your heat currently runs on oil or electric, it may be time to consider upgrading to a clean energy fuel like propane.…

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5 Benefits of Automatic Propane Delivery

January 18, 2018

If you’re calling in every time you need a propane delivery, you’re missing out on the convenience and ease of Keystone Propane’s automatic delivery program! Here are a few reasons to consider signing up for automatic propane delivery today. Automatic Propane Delivery Benefits Confidence Once you’re signed up for automatic…

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Propane Tips for your Home this Holiday

December 20, 2017

With the holidays finally upon us, it’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of last minute shopping, gift giving, and visiting family and friends. And as you spend this time celebrating with those closest to you, we at Keystone Propane want you to know that we consider safety…

5 Tips for Perfectly Grilled Thanksgiving Turkey

5 Tips for Perfectly Grilled Thanksgiving Turkey

November 21, 2017

If you’re tired of traditional roasted turkey (and not quite brave enough to attempt deep-fried turkey), grilling is an excellent option. Here are a few tips for a perfectly grilled Thanksgiving turkey that will have everyone coming back for seconds and thirds. Tip One – Proper Thawing Make sure that…

5 Best Home Heating Tips for Fall

5 Best Home Heating Tips for Fall

October 25, 2017

Now that it finally feels like Fall, cooler temperatures may be tempting you to turn on the heat if you haven’t done so already. Here are a few useful home heating tips for fall to help keep your energy bills reasonable by preventing waste. Seal Up Drafts If you walk…

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How to Prep Your Propane Home for Fall

September 13, 2017

Now that Fall is here, it’s time to think about what you can do to get your home and propane appliances ready for colder weather. There’s often more to it than simply refilling your propane tank, and Keystone Propane is here give you some great tips on how to prep…

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7 Safety Tips for Grilling with Propane

August 28, 2017

Labor Day is right around the corner, and for many of you this may be the last chance you have to throw that wild outdoor bash you deserve. Keystone Propane is here to help you do it safely so you can enjoy every second of your Labor Day holiday. Here…

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How to Camp with Propane

July 10, 2017

Northeastern Pennsylvania is known for its beautiful outdoor recreation, which is why camping is such a popular pastime. Families from all over the tri-state area flock to NEPA every summer to enjoy everything our wilderness has to offer. If pitching a tent and becoming one with nature is right up…

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Preparing Your Propane Tank for Summer

June 19, 2017

Many people think that propane maintenance only involves prepping your tank for the cold temps and heavy snowfall the winter months bring. However, there are also quite a few things to do when preparing your propane tank for summer, spring, or any time of year. As a matter of fact,…

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Benefits of Propane Grills

May 16, 2017

It’s time to start gearing up for that big Memorial Day Weekend bash so you can kick your summer off right. If you’re ready to get your grill on but are still unsure whether propane or coal is the best choice, Keystone Propane is here to help. Did you know…

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Spring Cleaning for Energy Savings

April 18, 2017

Now that the warm weather is finally here, it’s time to start working on your spring cleaning to whip your home back into shape. Most homeowners automatically put window washing and mulching at the top of the list, but they fail to realize the benefit of concentrating their efforts in…

5 Most Popular Propane Gas Appliances

5 Most Popular Propane Gas Appliances

March 21, 2017

Gas grills and furnaces may be one of the most popular propane appliances, but propane has a lot more to offer when it comes to powering your home. Millions of homeowners and business owners in the U.S. currently use propane, and with so many possible applications, it’s no wonder that…

Living "Off the Grid" with Propane Gas

Living “Off the Grid” with Propane Gas

February 17, 2017

There are many benefits of using propane for your home heating. It’s safe, reliable, and very efficient, but the perks don’t end there. Did you know that propane is also a great alternative to relying on electricity for home heating and appliances? Not only is this energy source efficient ……

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6 Ways to Winterize Your Home on a Budget

January 24, 2017

As temperatures drop and the ice accumulates, you may find yourself or other members of your family inching up that thermostat. No one likes to be uncomfortable, but there are ways to battle the cold without cranking up the thermostat. How To Winterize Your Home on a Budget Keeping the…

Merry Christmas

December 14, 2016

Early each December we slip into Holiday mode. We rush here and there, trying to find the perfect gifts for our family members or dearest friends. We search high and low for just the right gift to show our loved ones how much they mean to us. With mounting anticipation…

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Five Benefits of Indoor Fireplaces

November 22, 2016

As one of the most sought after amenities, indoor fireplaces are becoming increasingly popular among homeowners. There are so many styles to choose from with an endless number of benefits. Here are some of the biggest reasons why indoor fireplaces have become such a huge hit. Everyone Loves Fire There’s…

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Understanding Your Propane Tank

October 14, 2016

Your propane tank may seem like a basic structure serving a simple purpose, however, you’d be surprised to learn that there’s really a lot more to it than meets the eye. Upon closer inspection, you’ll notice numerous gauges, valves, and other intricate pieces of apparatus which play an important role…

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How to Winterize Your Propane Grill

September 16, 2016

In this world, there are two types of people. Those who grill all year-round … and those who don’t. This post is for all you hibernators who’d rather cook inside than shiver in your boots while flipping your steaks. Find out how to winterize your propane grill the right way…

Propane Now Fueling School Buses

Propane Now Fueling School Buses

August 12, 2016

Most people are familiar with propane’s everyday uses like home heating and outdoor cooking, but you may be surprised to learn that there are quite a few alternative uses for propane that are quickly gaining popularity. This is all thanks to the many benefits propane gas provides as an affordable,…

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7 Energy Saving Tips for Summer

July 21, 2016

When summer temperatures a sweltering, it’s difficult to sit back and watch as your energy bill skyrockets. Here are some helpful tips to keep your costs down and your efficiency up. Energy Saving Tips 1 – Decrease Pool Filtration Did you know that decreasing your pool filtration by just 30…

Grill Safety and Propane Tank Storage

Grill Safety and Propane Tank Storage

June 14, 2016

Now that your summer fun has officially begun, grilling season is in full swing for families who can’t get enough of their flame broiled favorites. Although some people enjoy grilling anytime of year, according to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there are nearly 9,000 fires caused by grills, most…

Spring and Summer Weather Safety with Propane

Spring and Summer Weather Safety with Propane

May 19, 2016

Now that the warm weather is finally here, we can say good riddance to the snow, sleet, and freezing rain. But before we begin celebrating with outdoor parties and barbecues, we need to make sure that we’re ready for any curve balls that spring and summer may throw our way.…

U.S. and Canada Join Forces for Clean Energy

U.S. and Canada Join Forces for Clean Energy

April 18, 2016

President Barack Obama and Canadian Premier Justin Trudeau have released a joint statement on climate, energy, and arctic leadership according to recent information from the White House. After a tumultuous history, the two countries will finally share a comprehensive plan for climate action. Over the years, serious conversations regarding the…

How Warm Temperatures Are Lowering Heating Bills

How Warm Temperatures Are Lowering Heating Bills

March 8, 2016

With annuals already beginning to sprout, it’s clear that Spring is making an early arrival in many parts of the Northeast. Recent reports show that the warm weather is bringing homeowners across Pennsylvania and other states more than early blooms … it’s bringing a welcomed price drop in home heating…

Propane Safety: Best Practices

Propane Safety: Best Practices

February 10, 2016

Using propane gas is one of the safest ways to heat your home, power your vehicles, and cook your food. It is a clean burning fuel that provides many Americans with a cost-efficient source of energy that can be adapted to a wide variety of needs. There are many ways…

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Preparing for Propane Delivery and Winter Safety

January 19, 2016

With the first true snowstorm of the year, winter is finally upon us. And along with the snow comes lower temperatures and the need for frequent propane refills. Heavy snows can also bring complications in addition to dangerous roads and sidewalks that could potentially impact your home heating. As the…

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Benefits of Propane for Reducing Emissions

December 15, 2015

The global pursuit for a cleaner environment includes over 180 nations which have submitted proposals on how to reduce emissions according to a recent report from the National Propane Gas Association (NPGA). In the U.S. we’ve been working diligently to accomplish the latest target emission rate set by the Environmental…

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Uncle Sam’s Prediction for Lower Heating Bills this Winter

November 4, 2015

It looks as though we may be getting a break this year from Old Man Winter according to U.S. Energy Department. Their annual outlook is calling for warmer temperatures that will mean lower heating bills, particularly for those using propane or oil to heat their homes. Their prediction was released…

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Fall Checklist for Winterizing Your Home

October 2, 2015

Fall is officially here, and it’s time to think about ways you and your family can conserve energy. Thankfully, there’s a lot you can to protect your home from inclement weather while also lowering your utility bills. Time for a Tune Up When’s the last time you’ve had a professional…

How Pre-Buying Propane Can Help You Save

How Pre-Buying Propane Can Help You Save

September 3, 2015

With yet another severe winter behind us, many homeowners are looking for new ways they can conserve both energy and money when it comes to home heating. Even the thought of the words “polar vortex” is enough to send shivers down the spine of any property owner. Thankfully, there’s a…

Summer Energy Savings

Summer Energy Savings

August 12, 2015

August may be one of the hottest months of the year, but there’s a lot of you can do to beat the heat while saving on energy costs. Here are some helpful tips to help you keep your cool: Turn on Ceiling Fans Air conditioning is a great way to…

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3 Tips for Hiding Your Propane Tank

July 12, 2015

There are many reasons why homeowners use propane gas to heat their homes. Propane is one of the most versatile energy sources available and has the ability to provide affordable home heating that is both environmentally friendly and efficient. Propane delivery is an easy process that involves the expertise of…

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Create a Backyard Oasis with an Outdoor Propane Fireplace

June 9, 2015

Transform your unused exterior space into an backyard oasis with a comforting outdoor propane fireplace. If you’ve been thinking about how you and your family can make better use of your outdoor areas and how you can spend more time in the fresh air, a fireplace is the perfect solution.…

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10 Big Green Egg Cooking Tips

May 6, 2015

If you haven’t used a Big Green Egg before, you’ve never experienced everything it has to offer as far as convenience, flavor enhancement, and safety. The Big Green Egg reaches your ideal cooking temperature in just minutes, is extremely easy to start, and is much safer to use than traditional…

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Top 5 Safety Tips for Grilling

April 7, 2015

Grilling is one of America’s favorite past times, especially during the summer months, but there’s a few important things to consider in order to avoid potential dangers. Check out our top 5 safety tips for grilling to keep the good time rolling and your outdoor cooking on track. Tip One…

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Spring Cleaning – Home Improvement and Maintenance

March 10, 2015

Spring is finally upon us, and it’s time to get your home in tip top shape. Don’t dread your seasonal home improvement and maintenance chores! Here is a helpful checklist to keep your spring cleaning on the right track, brought to you by Keystone Propane. Air Conditioning Maintenance You may…

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When to Upgrade Your Furnace

February 3, 2015

Whether you’ve recently bought a house or have lived in your current home for many years, it’s important to take time to assess the condition of your furnace. There are numerous benefits to replacing an old heating system, and you’ll find that making such an investment will benefit your family…

New Energy Saving Tool for Homeowners

New Energy Saving Tool for Homeowners

January 12, 2015

Saving money on your home heating is now easier than ever, thanks to a new energy saving tool recently released by the U.S. Environment Protection Agency (EPA). The tool is designed to make recommendations to American homeowners for prioritized and customized home improvement projects that will have a positive impact…

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The Winter Home Emergency Checklist

December 2, 2014

Whether we like it or not, we’ll all be experiencing extremely cold temperatures in the upcoming months. The question is … will you and your family be ready? There are a lot of things you can do to make sure your home is prepared for winter weather emergencies, and Keystone…

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Avoiding Propane Shortages in 2015

November 5, 2014

Sudden and unexpected propane shortages took many homeowners buy surprise last year. Luckily, there have been many precautions taken since that time to prevent future U.S. shortages and keep propane costs to a minimum. Many programs have been implemented to help members of the farming community who rely heavily on…

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Simplify Your Winter Propane Deliveries

October 7, 2014

We may be in the heart of the fall season, but like it or not, Old Man Winter is sneaking around the bend. As we enjoy the colorful foliage, it’s hard not to think about the freezing cold and snowy months in our immediate future. We’d like to think that…

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Preparing for Winter of 2015

September 4, 2014

If you thought last winter was tough, just wait until the winter of 2015. The foreboding forecast from the latest Farmer’s Almanac predicts that the upcoming winter will be equally as bitter as the last, and possibly worse. Not exactly the news we’re looking for. And how reliable is the…

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5 Affordable Ways to Winterize Your Home

August 7, 2014

Winter. Whether we like it or not, it’s right around the corner, ready to drop the temp while you crank up the thermostat. Don’t wait ’til the last minute to start thinking about winterizing your home. Fall can often bring low temps as well, and some day soon you’ll be…

Choose Your LP-Gas Provider Wisely

Choose Your LP-Gas Provider Wisely

July 23, 2014

Caveat Emptor … as you may have learned in your Economics Class in high school, this simple Latin phrase means, “Let the Buyer beware.” This philosophy should apply to every purchase you make, whether it’s a personal item or a consumable such as LP-Gas. When you first begin researching an…

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How to Throw the Ultimate Summer Party

June 11, 2014

Summer Fun for Everyone Summer has finally arrived and Keystone Propane is here to help you get the party started! Celebrate in style this summer with some of our great outdoor party planning ideas. Invite your closest friends or the entire neighborhood … either way you’ll impress your guests while…

Grill Safety Tips

May 8, 2014

They say that Spring is finally here, and although the weather may not be fully cooperating, don’t let that stop you from getting outside and enjoying your grill! Nothing says Spring like the taste of outdoor cooking, but before you get started, there are some important things to consider to…

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Why Choose a Kamado Grill?

April 3, 2014

If you are among the many grill enthusiasts who are always looking to improve your grilling techniques, you may be interested in learning more about the Kamado Grill. Kamado grilling is becoming an increasingly popular way to prepare your favorite foods, giving you juicier meats with the wood-fire flavor that…

If You Smell Gas

If You Smell Gas

November 25, 2013

NO FLAMES OR SPARKS! Immediately put out all smoking material and other open flames. Do not operate lights, appliances, telephones or cell phones. Flames or sparks from these sources can trigger an explosion or a fire. LEAVE THE AREA IMMEDIATELY! Get everyone out of the building or area where you…

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Spend a Little – Save A Lot

November 12, 2013

When it comes to saving big on heat expenses, sometimes spending a little money is the key. Here are a few affordable things you can do to help lower your heating bill and increase your home’s efficiency. How’s Your Ductwork? You can easily lose upwards of 50% of heated air…

Free Solutions for Heat Savings

Free Solutions for Heat Savings

November 12, 2013

Don’t let this year’s winter weather put a burden on your pocket book. By following these few simple tips, you will see a noticeable difference in your heating bill without spending any additional money! Turning Down the Thermostat Does Make a Difference Did you know that you can save approximately…

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The Benefits of Choosing Propane

November 12, 2013

There are many things people take into consideration when selecting a heating system for their home. Safety is usually at the very top of that list, closely followed by affordability and practicality. Discussing these concerns with trained professionals can quickly give you the peace of mind you need to make…

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