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Propane Generator Essentials

July 15, 2024

Preparing for Storm Season A bad thunderstorm can down lines and knock out electricity, and more frequent extreme and unpredictable weather—coastal storms, tornadoes, unexpected cold and ice storms—can leave you without power for days. The …

How to Replace Your Propane Grill Tank

July 1, 2024

Don’t Let Empty Cylinders Spoil Dinner Whether you’re planning to host the gang for burgers or barbecue, or just want to sear a steak and some corn for a family dinner, there’s nothing more disappointing—or …

What Sizes Are Camper Propane Tanks?

June 17, 2024

Pico Can Help You Hit the Road with a Full Cylinder Here comes summer—and with it, the urge to hit the road. Whether you’re heading to the beach, the mountains, or on a cross-country tour, …

Propane Beyond Heating and Cooking

June 3, 2024

5 Creative Uses for Propane that Add Value to your Home If cooking is your passion, you probably love the precision control you get from your propane gas stove. Maybe your family appreciates the cozy …

6 Benefits of Propane Forklifts

May 20, 2024

Find Out Why These Workhorses Are the Smart Solution for Your Business Construction companies. Warehouses. Distribution centers. Those are just a few of the businesses that rely on forklifts every day. Whether you need to …

What Size Gas Line For a Standby Generator?

May 6, 2024

Pico Has Answers to All Your Backup Power Questions There’s no denying that more extreme weather patterns lead to more frequent and extended power outages. Here in Texas, we get the full gamut: tornadoes, thunderstorms …

Understanding Water Heater Efficiency Ratings

April 15, 2024

What Those New Abbreviations Mean for You Most tank-type water heaters should last about 10 years before you begin to notice a reduction in performance. With good maintenance, they can last even longer. So it …

Commercial Propane for Manufacturing

April 1, 2024

Maximize Your Bottom Line with this Efficient and Versatile Fuel If you operate a manufacturing business, you always need to watch your bottom line. Rising material and labor costs eat away at your margins, and …

A Guide To Propane Grill Tanks

March 18, 2024

Tips for grill tank maintenance, refills, and exchangesSpring is in the air—and with that comes the return to outdoor living and firing up the grill. While some people swear by charcoal, for the ease that …

How Many Propane Tank Sizes Are There?

March 4, 2024

Trust Pico to Have the Size You Need If you’re new to propane, or you’ve only ever used propane to run a portable grill, you might not have given much thought to how many different …

Does Your Business Need Forklift Propane Service?

February 19, 2024

Commercial propane cylinder exchange service is a smart solution Unless you have a single forklift that you only use sporadically, there’s no smart reason to use a retail propane cylinder exchange for your business. With …

Commercial Propane vs Electric Systems

February 5, 2024

Enjoy Lower Electric Bills and Greater Efficiency with Propane When it comes to running your business, you need to keep a sharp eye on every line item in your budget. Electricity may seem like one …

What Kind of Logs Are Used In Gas Fireplaces?

January 22, 2024

Everything You Need to Know About Gas Hearths More and more customers are discovering the ease and style of ga hearths. Not only do they add warmth and charm without the mess or hassle of …

Propane: The Versatile and Sustainable Fuel Solution

January 8, 2024

5 Benefits of Propane that Might Surprise You Climate change is an important concern for all of us. But electrification isn’t the ideal way to go about it. Reevaluating the kind of energy you use—and …

How Far from a House Should You Place a Generator?

December 18, 2023

You’ve got Questions, We’ve Got Answers About Backup Power for Your Texas Home The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting a mild-to-normal winter for Texas, thanks to an El Nino weather pattern. But if …

Are Propane Forklifts Harder to Operate?

December 4, 2023

All the Reasons These Workhorses Make Your Job Easier If you’re used to handling all your heavy lifting and moving work with a diesel-powered forklift, you may think doing the same jobs with a propane forklift …

Upgrading to a Tankless Water Heater

November 20, 2023

Unlimited hot water and lower energy bills? You can have it all! If you had to guess what energy expenses took the biggest bite out of your wallet, you might think it’s heating or cooling …

Are Propane Fireplaces Safe?

November 6, 2023

What You Need to Know Who doesn’t enjoy the charming warmth of a fireplace? Propane-fueled fireplaces add ambiance without the mess, smoke and ash of a wood-burning fireplace. But many people are surprised to learn that …

Do You Know How to Store Your Grill Tank?

October 16, 2023

4 Steps to Prep Your Tank for a Safe “Off” Season With our mostly mild winter weather, you may never need to put away the grill or pack up the patio furniture. But if you …

How Propane Benefits Your Restaurant Kitchen

October 2, 2023

Think Propane Is Just for Grilling? Think Again! When it comes to cooking, propane is fast, precise, and efficient. That’s why most restaurants want the power and versatility of propane in the kitchen. And it’s …