The Sierra Propane Blog

Fuel Efficiency Tips for Propane Forklifts

Keep your equipment moving effectively There is more to properly using and operating a forklift than simply turning it on and off and driving it safely from point A to point B. It is equally important to know how to use the machinery efficiently and effectively so that you can get the most out of […]

How Long Will My Propane Supply Last?

How Long Will My Propane Supply Last? A look at the fuel’s shelf life We all know the old saying “nothing lasts forever”. There are probably plenty of times when you wish this wasn’t true. So you may be happy to hear that this saying doesn’t necessarily apply to propane. A look at propane’s shelf […]

Commercial Propane Price Pains?

Here are 4 ways to slash your commercial propane costs. Commercial propane is a necessity for countless businesses in New Mexico and Arizona, offering a cost-effective and reliable energy source that can serve a range of vital functions. That said, propane can be a pretty sizable part of any business’s budget. When high prices on […]

Understanding the Lifespan of Your Propane Tank

Understanding the Lifespan of Your Propane Tank How long will your propane and the tank holding it last? Homeowners in Magdalena and across Arizona and New Mexico depend on propane to power heating systems, water heaters and many off-grid appliances. Having a high-quality, well-maintained propane tank is critical to managing your household’s energy supply, especially […]

Safe-Operating Propane Forklifts

Safe-Operating Propane Forklifts Improve air quality and the well-being of your employees. When you manage a warehouse, big box store, manufacturing facility, job site or distribution center, your workforce’s safety is a top priority. No one wants to have a workplace accident. Forklifts — while essential to running this type of commercial venture — can […]

Job Sites Need Temporary Heating

Job Sites Need Temporary Heating Keep your project under budget and on schedule with propane-powered temp heat. From Snowflake, Arizona, to Magdalena, New Mexico — and plenty of other cities and towns nearby — there are countless job sites dealing with unpredictable winter temperature swings. These sites and the workers on them need dependable temperature […]

Is Propane a Liquid or Gas?

Propane is versatile, efficient and eco-friendly! If you use propane in your Arizona or New Mexico home, you might have heard it referred to as “liquid propane” or “liquid petroleum gas.” This might seem contradictory. How can something be both a liquid and a gas? At Sierra Propane, our team has extensive knowledge about this […]

Are Propane Forklifts Efficient?

Are Propane Forklifts Efficient? Boost productivity at your warehouse, distribution center or work site. If you manage a business requiring heavy lifting and moving, you know the importance of having a well-maintained, dependable, safe forklift fleet. Ever since the first forklift started rolling in 1917, the way we have powered them has evolved. Propane has […]

Planning your Temporary Heating for Winter

Planning your Temporary Heating for Winter Construction sites, farms and other businesses rely on propane-fired temp heat. The nights in Springerville, Snowflake, Magdalena, Quemado and other Arizona and New Mexico communities are getting pretty frigid these days. If you run a business that conducts overnight operations outdoors, then temporary heating is a must. At Sierra […]

Is Your Propane Gas Stove Safe?

Is Your Propane Gas Stove Safe? Unpacking the recent debate about gas ranges. In a recent survey, an astonishing 96 percent of professional chefs said their preferred cooking fuel was gas. If you poke your head into almost any professional kitchen, you’ll see rows of gas flames. At Sierra Propane, we can attest that New […]