Unlike many fuel dealers, Alger Oil & Propane doesn’t limit its delivery services to one fuel. In addition to heating oil, we provide clean, versatile, American-made propane. Why choose propane for your home heating fuel? We’ve found that the fuel offers countless benefits, but above all it provides S.H.E.E.R. comfort and peace of mind.
Safe: Propane is a non-toxic, non-poisonous fuel that doesn't contaminate groundwater or soil. Propane tanks can be safely buried underground at home sites in areas that are beyond the natural gas main.
High-performance: Propane can easily fuel any of the high-performance amenities today's homeowners are demanding, while also reducing energy costs and emissions and increasing comfort, compared with heating oil or electric appliances.
Efficient: Propane-powered appliances and other propane applications deliver homeowners better value and comfort compared with most other energy sources, while also reducing overall energy costs.
Environmentally friendly: Propane is an approved clean alternative fuel under the Clean Air Act of 1990. It is a low-carbon alternative fuel that produces significantly fewer greenhouse gas emissions than most other energy sources.
Reliable: Propane is a proven energy source homeowners can count on, even when the electrical grid is down.
Great for more than just home heating, propane is also used for the following applications:
Propane is an extremely safe source of home heating. However, like any fuel, there is some degree of risk attached. Fortunately, propane comes equipped with a clear warning sign, an unpleasant smell (like a rotten egg or a skunk’s spray) that will let you know if a leak is present. If you smell gas, don’t panic. Follow these six simple steps:
Here are some websites where you can learn more about propane.