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April 25, 2022

We’ll Give You Five Reasons To Love Us

Here Are Five Reasons To Love Us! We’re here for you, and it shows! Why A.C. Howell is the right choice for your home or business’s fuel needs? Here are five of the top reasons we know you’ll love the dependable, responsive service A.C. Howell is known for, including: Family-owned and committed to our community: […]

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March 28, 2022

Can My Home Propane Spoil or “Go Bad”?

Can My Home Propane Spoil or “Go Bad” How long is propane good for? It makes sense that prospective propane customers would want to know whether the fuel might eventually go bad or spoil, like heating oil, which lasts about 18 months or so, or kerosene, which can last as little as six months. The […]

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February 25, 2022

Space Heaters 101: Not Worth the Risk

Space Heaters 101: Not Worth the Risk Don’t burn your house down with a janky space heater Space heaters may be nice to have on hand during a cold New York winter….until something inevitably goes wrong. Sure, space heaters may be convenient, cheap and easy to use. Unfortunately, the reason they’re simple to operate is […]

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January 24, 2022

What’s the Difference Between Propane and Electricity?

What’s the Difference Between Propane and Electricity? How does propane stack up against electricity? Many people know that propane can be used for grilling, but aren’t familiar with any of its other capabilities. It makes sense that you may not realize that propane can be used for many of the same purposes as electricity, and […]

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December 27, 2021

Propane Safety Tips for Our Customers

Propane Safety Tips for Our Customers What are the most common safety concerns about propane? Propane is one of the safest fuels out there, but like all energy sources, it’s still important to take precautions when storing and using such a powerful form of fuel. Sometimes, myths about propane safety are propagated by competitors, but […]

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November 29, 2021

Smart Technology For Taking Care of Your Propane Tank

Smart Technology For Taking Care of Your Propane Tank All About Tank Monitoring and Tank Sizes To enjoy all the benefits of propane you are seeking – like lower costs, reducing your carbon footprint, and having reliable heat and energy at all times – you’ll need a propane tank. A.C. Howell has you covered with […]

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October 25, 2021

How Do I Read My Propane Tank Gauge?

How Do I Read My Propane Tank Gauge? (It’s NOT a Silly Question!) Reading the gauge on a propane tank is not exactly rocket science, but it isn’t totally straightforward, either. If you’re not familiar with propane gauges, it can be a little bit intimidating. Fortunately, it’s easy – once you know what to look […]

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September 7, 2021

The Benefits of Propane Water Heaters

Get More Comfort and Energy Efficiency! If you’re still using an electric water heater, your energy bills are unnecessarily high. That’s because electric water heaters are inefficient and, since water heating makes up about 20% of your home’s energy costs, that inefficiency can bite you in the wallet. By upgrading to a propane water heater, […]

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August 12, 2021

Welcome to the New A.C. Howell Website!

We’ve Made the Site Easier To Use When A.C. Howell began in 1931, there were three ways customers could connect with us. They could use the telephone or the mail or come see us in person during regular business hours. Today, more and more people are doing business online. They’re looking for a website that’s […]

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