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.
A Home That Saves
Money and Ensures Comfort
Propane offers homebuyers countless money-saving
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
propane gas furnace saves around $300 annually
compared to an electric one (DOE).
Propane water heaters save up to $150 annually
over electric and heat 2 1/2 times the water
with the same amount of energy (DOE).
operating costs of propane furnaces are less
than electric models in most cases.
Electric heat pumps must often be supplemented
with electric strip heat, resulting in higher
costs and lower efficiency.
fueled with propane can have a better resale
value and, on average, cost less to run than
homes with all-electric appliances.
Propane gas 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
Propane is available wherever you want to build
far beyond the gas mains and power grid.
Home With Great Curb Appeal
Propane tanks can be easily installed underground
with systems that require minimal piping making
homes and yards more attractive.
A Home that is
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 planet.
is 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.
Our DiSanto energy
consultants are experts in their field. For more
information about DiSanto Propane's Builder and HVAC business
programs, contact a DiSanto Energy Consultant today.