Tips for winter propane grilling

Six Tips for Winter Propane Grilling

Posted: January 20, 2020

Most people think of grilling as something to do in the summer – but why limit all that flame-broiled deliciousness to one season?

Read More

How much propane will I use this winter?

Posted: December 16, 2019

Winter can be a time of uncertainty, especially when it comes to heating bills. In fact, one of the questions we get asked most here at Rand Wade is “how much propane can I expect to use this winter?” The truth is, that’s not an easy question to answer – mostly because there are so […]

Read More

Read this blog before buying a propane-powered home!

Posted: November 18, 2019

If you’re thinking about buying a home that’s powered by propane, congratulations – we think you’re making a smart investment. But before you buy, it’s important to ask the seller some important questions that you wouldn’t have to consider when buying a home that uses heating oil, electricity or natural gas as an energy source. […]

Read More

Now Delivering Propane to Fountain, Macclesfield, Old Sparta and Crisp, NC!

Posted: October 21, 2019

Reliable propane deliveries and propane equipment service in Fountain, Macclesfield, Old Sparta and Crisp, NC! At Rand Wade oil, we’ve been committed to providing superior customer service since we opened our doors in Eastern North Carolina 48 years ago. In fact, that commitment to caring is the number one reason you should become a Rand […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More