propane tank rental
Propane tanks are becoming an increasingly popular economical choice for everything from home heating powering appliances, power generation for home and businesses and much more. When switching to propane, consider the advantages and disadvantages of buying or renting a propane tank.
renting a propane tank with superior
renting vs. owning a propane tank
Acquiring a propane gas tank often comes with extra expenses for maintenance, regular inspections, repairs, and more. Additionally, the bulk of the expense needs to be done up-front. However, a propane tank rental with Superior Propane provides customers with comprehensive propane service for both residential and commercial use. In doing so, we take on the responsibilities, enabling you to have a high-quality propane tank at a competitive price, along with peace of mind.
which propane tank size is right for you?
Whatever you need propane for, Superior can provide a tank size that suits your needs. The following are sizes and specifications for some of our most commonly used propane tanks and cylinders for your home or business.
420-lb. Propane Cylinder
Height 4'-4 ½" | Diameter 30" | LPG Capacity 375 litres* (Per Cylinder)
Ideal Use: If you are using propane at home for something other than primary home heating, this is the tank for you. Popular uses include water heaters, fireplaces, pool heaters, and auxiliary heaters.
Distance/Position: Cylinders can be placed against a building, and more than one cylinder can be connected together for higher volume use when a 500 gallon tank is not feasible. A maximum of four cylinders can be placed together. A typical residential application would require two to three cylinders.
500-Gallon Propane Tank
Ideal Use: If you are heating your home with propane, this is the popular choice. Commonly used for residential and small commercial heating applications, or where a higher BTU load is required for multiple uses.
Distance/Position: Must be installed at least 10 feet (3 metres) from any building or property line.
1,000-Gallon Propane Tank
Height 4'-4" | Length 15'-11" | Diameter 41" | LPG Capacity 3028 litres*
Ideal Use: A 1,000-gallon tank is usually for commercial or agricultural operations with high volume usage and very high BTU loads.
Distance/Position: Must be installed at least 10 feet (3 metres) from any building and at least 10 feet from any property line.
* Dimensions and capacities are approximate and may vary slightly.
Larger Propane Tanks
If you have a large commercial operation and need a greater supply of propane, we have tanks ranging from 2,000 to 60,000 gallons. With over six decades of experience, we’ll ensure that you get the best storage solution for your energy requirements. Learn more about commercial propane tanks.
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