Just What the Customer Ordered
home builder or remodeling contractor, you have a
tough task. All of your
customers want you to build them the home of their
dreams. That means, in addition to designing an
imaginative and practical floor plan, you must
choose an energy source that is efficient and
comfortable. It also must add to the value and
attractiveness of the home, and be a friend to the
offers everything today's homebuyers want. It heats
the home to a consistent warmth; dries laundry more
efficiently; cooks food quickly to exact
temperatures; puts a cozy fire in the fireplace;
heats the water for a relaxing bubble bath; and
fuels the backyard barbecue and it does it all at a
lower cost than electricity. What's more, propane is
always in steady supply.
Home That Saves Money and Ensures Comfort
homebuyers countless money-saving features,
nationwide average, propane costs less than
electricity on a per-BTU basis. According to a
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) study,
electricity is more than twice as costly as
A propane gas
furnace saves around $300 annually compared to
an electric one (DOE).
heaters save up to $150 annually over electric
and heat 2 1/2 times the water with the same
amount of energy (DOE).
costs of propane furnaces are less than electric
models in most cases.
pumps must often be supplemented with electric
strip heat, resulting in higher costs and lower
with propane can have a better resale value and,
on average, cost less to run than homes with
furnaces can consistently supply air at 120F a
comfort level unmatched by electric options such
as heat pumps.
combo-heat systems save your customers energy
and money by heating the air and water with one
unit. With fewer pipes and less sheet metal, the
new units look better and free up more living
is available wherever you want to build far
beyond the gas mains and power grid.
Home With Great Curb Appeal
can be easily installed underground with systems
that require minimal piping making homes and yards
Home that is Environmentally Friendly
Propane is an
approved, alternative clean fuel listed in the
1990 Clean Air Act making it an ideal energy source
for those dedicated to protecting and preserving our
one of the cleanest burning of all fuels. It creates
less pollution, providing Americans with cleaner,
more breathable air. Propane is nontoxic, so it's
not harmful to soil or water.
energy consultants are experts in their field.
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