What’s a Thanksgiving feast without a crispy, juicy turkey? This Thanksgiving, consider ditching your old turkey prep and opting for home propane instead. Your propane grill is a good choice for cooking a turkey because the heat can be controlled by shutting off one or more burners, keeping the turkey at a steady temperature via indirect heat. Similarly, using a propane-powered smoker or turkey fryer also deliver tasty alternatives. Channel your inner Top Chef and give one of these a try this Thanksgiving. Continue reading “Try a New Twist on Turkey with Propane Gas Service!” »
Is propane safe to use in my home? What is propane gas made of? How can I recognize a leak in my home? Every day our home propane customers have questions about their equipment, propane tank, safety and delivery — and we’ve got the answers! Find the answers to commonly asked questions about propane below. Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions about Propane Gas Service” »
Out of gas or need a repair? A ThompsonGas technician is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergency propane service and repair. If you think you have a leak, call ThompsonGas immediately at 1-800-768-6612 and follow these precautions carefully. Continue reading “24/7 Emergency Service by ThompsonGas” »
Each year, the U.S. Department of Energy designates October as National Awareness Month. During this time, public agencies, utilities and other organizations shine light on the importance of conserving energy. From replacing our home’s old lighting to opting for ENERGY STAR appliances, a number of energy-efficient alternatives exist that increase your family’s comfort while saving energy and money.
At ThompsonGas, we’re 100% committed to promoting energy-efficient options today that lead to a cleaner, greener tomorrow. One of the best ways we promote energy efficiency is through our propane services. With National Energy Awareness Month in full swing, there’s never been a better time to learn about and consider switching to propane. Continue reading “October is National Energy Awareness Month” »
Thousands of homeowners and commercial chefs across the country buy propane gas grills. While a charcoal grill boasts that rich, smoky flavor grillers love, propane grills pack a meaner punch in convenience, control and ease of use. When the dust settles, propane is triumphant in this backyard battle. Here are 10 reasons you should choose a propane grill over charcoal this summer. Continue reading “10 Reasons Propane Grills are Better Than Charcoal” »
Who says you only use residential propane during the winter to heat your home? The summer sun is here, and there’s never been a hotter time to power your home and outdoor living with propane. To help you kick the summer off right, here are 10 easy ways you can use ThompsonGas’ residential propane gas for summer fun at home and in your backyard. Continue reading “10 Ways to Use Home Propane This Summer” »
Things are heating up on our Facebook fan page. Now until we hit 1,000 Facebook fans, we’re giving one lucky winner the chance to win a Weber Genesis EP-310 gas grill. Just in time for grilling season, the “Get Your Grill On” Gas Grill Giveaway will reward one Facebook fan with a free propane gas service grill. Continue reading “Enter Our Home Propane Grill Giveaway ***CONTEST NOW CLOSED***” »
With This Acquisition, ThompsonGas Continues On Its Path to Becoming One of the Largest Propane Suppliers in the U.S.
Hagerstown, MD – May 7, 2013 – ThompsonGas, a leading propane service provider, announced its purchase of substantially all assets of Campbell’s Bottled Gas, Inc., and Campbell EasiGas, Inc., (collectively “Campbell”) based in Manassas, Va. ThompsonGas’ purchase of this company follows on the heels of three previous propane acquisitions in late 2012. Continue reading “ThompsonGas Acquires Virginia Propane Suppliers” »
Last weekend’s beautiful weather set the perfect tone for the 2013 Southeastern Convention & International Propane Expo in Atlanta. Hundreds of propane dealers and professionals, including the ThompsonGas team, flocked to the annual event hosted by the National Propane Gas Association — the largest propane gas service convention and exposition in the world. ThompsonGas, a proud sponsor of the event, made a great showing both in personnel and in sponsorship throughout the expo (see photo).
The exhibit hall was packed with vendors showcasing the latest industry innovations and tools to reinvigorate and improve business. Vendors included bobtail truck sales, driver tracking software, oil to propane conversion, propane tank dealers and everything in between. We also got the chance to catch up with many of our colleagues, including the Vertrax team, whom we had dinner with on Sunday.
In all, the event was a huge success for both the propane industry and our propane suppliers. We were honored to not only represent our company and this industry, but also to learn about the latest propane service news and trends that we can offer to our customers. To learn more about the annual event, click here.