Do You Know What Propane Smells Like?

March 4, 2024

How to Recognize a Gas Leak and More Propane Safety Tips Propane leaks are rare, but they can happen. Knowing what to do if you smell gas can help ensure the situation is resolved safely and quickly. Since propane is naturally odorless, propane and natural gas distributors use an additive called mercaptan to give it […]

Need Food Truck Propane Tank Services?

February 5, 2024

Thomas Bros Has Your Back There’s a reason professional cooks prefer cooking with gas. Actually, there are a lot of reasons, but the main benefit of cooking with gas is the high heat combined with precision control that you just can’t get with any other cooking method. It’s true whether you’re a grill cook turning […]

Preparing Your Home for Gas Appliance Installation

January 8, 2024

Why You Should Leave Some Jobs for the Pros We get it: Home improvement projects can be fun and satisfying—and can save you some money, too. But gas appliance installation is not a DIY project. While propane is extremely safe when installed correctly, even a small leak can create an explosion hazard. When you need […]

Do Cold Temperatures Affect My Propane Tank?

December 4, 2023

What You Need to Know About Winter Weather and Propane If you’re used to heating your home with oil, you know that very occasionally, it can get cold enough here in northern North Carolina for your heating oil to gel, which leads to problems keeping your home warm. If you have an above-ground propane tank, […]

Electric Vs Propane Appliances

November 6, 2023

Add Value, Improve Efficiency, and Save Money with Propane There’s so much to consider when building or buying a new home. Some things are subjective and personal, such as architectural style, but others are more practical—and can affect your bottom line as well as your day-to-day comfort. Choosing appliances is one of those. Of course, […]

Monitoring Your Commercial Propane Supply

October 2, 2023

Let Thomas Brothers Help You Streamline Your Operations From manufacturing, construction and warehousing to agriculture, landscaping, hospitality and a broad range of other industries, commercial propane offers great benefits in terms of savings as well as convenience for heating, cooking and fueling. But when you have a business to run, you need to keep a […]

Is Propane a Liquid or a Gas?

September 5, 2023

Fun Fact: It’s Both! Learn More About this Versatile Fuel Lots of customers ask us why, when we deliver propane, their bill lists a price per gallon. Isn’t propane a gas? A lot of people might be surprised to know that when we fill your tank, the propane we deliver is in a liquid form! […]

How Do Electric & Gas Appliances Compare?

August 7, 2023

Maximizing the Value of Propane for Your Home Whether you are refurbishing your existing home, shopping for a new place, or just looking for ways to reduce your carbon footprint, propane provides great value when it comes to powering many of the appliances around your home. If you’ve never lived in a propane-fueled home before, […]

Take the Sting Out of High Winter Fuel Costs

July 3, 2023

Our Convenient Propane Payment Options Can Help! We’re all familiar with the ongoing supply chain issues and geopolitical conflict that has led to higher prices across the board…not just for the oil and propane to fuel your home, but also at the gas pump and at the grocery store, too. While we can’t control prices […]

What Size Propane Grill Should I Buy?

June 5, 2023

When It Comes to Outdoor Cooking, Size Matters With Memorial Day in the rearview mirror, grilling season is officially in full swing. And maybe you’re thinking your old grill is just not cutting it any more. Whether you’re ready for an upgrade to a grill with more features, or your old grill is just, well, […]