Oil to Gas Conversion Beacon
Heating systems use a wide range of fuels. The most common are; propane, natural gas, coal, heating oil and wood. Electricity can also be used if the unit cost is low. Wood, coal and heating oil are great for heating, but they produce a lot of carbon dioxide gas and a variety of other types of greenhouse gasses. However, heating oil has been popular heating oil for years due to a number of reasons. For instance, the amount of carbon emissions produced by the fuel is much lower compared coal. It also has a high calorific value and a low price. Today, however, natural gas is becoming more and more popular. The number of oil to gas conversion Beacon residents have been requesting has increased considerably over the last couple of years.
Benefits of Natural Gas
Over the last two decades, huge natural gas reserves have been discovered on U.S. soil. The amount of natural gas found in those reserves is enough to power U.S. homes and business premises for decades, if not centuries, and new reserves are still being discovered. As a result, the price of natural gas is considerably lower than the price of heating oil or any other fuel for that matter. When natural gas burns, it produces 20% less emissions than heating oil, which makes it more environmentally friendly than other types of heating fuels. Natural gas is supplied just like water and electricity or any other type of utility, so there are no refills, storage tanks or fuel pumps. Once you’re connected to the main gas supply, you can use as much as you want, so you don’t need to worry about the fuel running out. More importantly, however, is the fact that the fuel can be used for a variety of things, including cooking, pool heating and powering the clothes dryer among other things.
Before you can start using the fuel, however, oil to gas conversion Beacon is needed. You can count on Folkes Home Services and Cooling for effective oil to gas conversion services.