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High-efficiency boilers are changing commercial heating

Modern propane and gas boilers used for commercial space heating and water heating have been revolutionized over the past 15 to 20 years, shrinking in size and improving in efficiency. The changes are creating the opportunity for businesses to achieve significant energy bills savings.

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Fueling America’s national parks

Federal parks across the country are reducing emissions — and in some cases, the size of their fuel budgets — by using portable and standby generators and grounds maintenance equipment powered by propane.

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How to make upgrades look like a bargain

In Remodeling, Mark Harari of Remodelers Advantage argues that with the use of behavioral economics principles, contractors can increase the likelihood of their customers choosing a desirable upgrade.

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How Habitat for Humanity makes heating affordable

Habitat for Humanity’s clients don’t have a lot of extra room in their budgets for surprising spikes in their energy bills or unexpected maintenance. So for homes like the one that Habitat for Humanity 7 Rivers Maine is building in Brunswick, Maine, propane heating is an ideal fit.

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What’s next for homes heated by kerosene?

For many, upgrading to a similar wall furnace fueled by propane is a painless transition that offers improved comfort, reduced maintenance, and, potentially, lower fuel bills.

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A behind-the-scenes look at propane generators

The Building Science video series spotlights unique products and companies in the building industry, and their team recently visited two of the most innovative companies in the power generation realm for behind-the-scenes tours.

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When smart thermostats are the wrong choice

Today's high-tech thermostats offer everything from Wi-Fi connectivity to automatic temperature adjustment. Does that mean they're a better choice?

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Combi boilers offer pros two-in-one functionality

As builders and remodelers look for equipment that meets the growing demand for energy- and space-efficient homes, combi boilers can be a multifunctional option that meets both goals.

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A kitchen makeover without compromise

Designer Jacqueline deMontravel had the perfect focal point for a recent kitchen makeover. The propane-fueled, antique-style range she found was ideal for the Colonial home in Darien, Connecticut, providing a vintage look with modern cooking features.

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Propane keeps cabinet maker’s “engine room” running

At cabinet manufacturer acpi, the factory floor is the engine room of the business. Propane-fueled equipment plays a key role in both the operation of the factory and the production of the cabinets.

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