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What is a gas log set?

Posted: September 23, 2019

If you love your wood-burning fireplace but don’t use it as often as you’d like to because it’s just too much work to set up and clean up, we’ve got a perfect solution for you: a propane gas log set. Offering real flames and realistic detailing that will harken back to the hearth you know […]

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Is a tankless water heater worth it?

Posted: August 19, 2019

Why should you pay to re-heat the water in your home? That’s the question that the first generation of tankless water heater designers asked themselves back in the 1930s – and it’s the same question that informs the designs of today’s super-efficient and sophisticated propane-fired models. Rather than storing hot water in a tank (where […]

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Propane – The “Better Summer” Fuel

Posted: July 15, 2019

Summer is here – time to move the party outside your North Carolina home! If you want to make your outdoor living space more fun than ever, consider adding appliances and features powered by clean, green, versatile propane. Imagine taking a soak in your propane-heated spa, then sitting under the stars sipping drinks around your […]

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Six propane summer safety reminders for your NC home

Posted: June 17, 2019

Propane is a versatile summer fun fuel, able to power propane appliances ranging from pool heaters and fire tables to lighting fixtures and grills. But as with any fuel in any season, care is needed when you’re using propane in the summer; since June is National Safety Month, now seems like the perfect time to […]

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Summer Grilling safety reminders

Posted: May 20, 2019

National Barbecue Month. Memorial Day. Summer 2019. In case you haven’t noticed, we’re now entering peak grilling season here in North Carolina! As you fill your propane tank and prepare for the outdoor cooking season ahead, it’s a good idea to review important safety for your cylinder and grill. Here are eight propane safety tips […]

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Four problems you could experience with a propane tankless water heater

Posted: April 15, 2019

A propane tankless water heater is a great option for your home: it’s super efficient, provides nearly unlimited hot water (if it is sized properly), and offers a lot more placement flexibility (it can even be mounted in a crawl space!). They also last longer than a conventional water heater – about 18 years, compared […]

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Four reasons to switch to a propane gas grill

Posted: March 18, 2019

Spring officially arrives later this month in North Carolina, which means that soon it will be prime grilling season in our corner of the world. The question is, what kind of grill is in the corner of your backyard? If you’re planning to muddle through the spring and summer with your old, trusty-but-rusty hibachi or […]

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Four reasons to love Rand Wade Oil

Posted: February 18, 2019

Four reasons to love Rand Wade Oil It’s February, the month of love – as in the love we feel for the work we do, and the people we do it for. If you’re looking a new propane or heating oil supplier to love in our Snow Hill, NC service area, here are four reasons […]

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Simplify your heating bills with Rand Wade Oil

Posted: January 21, 2019

If you use both heating oil and propane in your home, you may be getting each of these fuels from a different supplier. Why go through that hassle when you can get both from Rand Wade Oil? At Rand Wade, we are all about making life easier for you whenever we can – a big […]

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Having a No-Heat Holiday? Try These Five Things before Calling for Service

Posted: December 19, 2018

The holidays are upon us, and most of us are looking forward to spending some quality time with friends and family in our warm and comfortable North Carolina homes.

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