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How to care for a propane tank from Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

How To Care For A Propane Tank

Whether you have a propane barbecue or you use propane to heat your home, if you have a propane tank on your property, it’s essential that you know how to care for it. Improper care of a propane tank can be dangerous for you and your family. Use these propane safety tips so you and […]

How to prepare your home for winter this fall from Bryan's Fuel

How to Prepare Your Home for Winter This Fall

With winter just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start preparing your home for the season ahead. These tips won’t just help protect your home from potential winter damage, they’ll also help you save some money by making your home more energy efficient. Have a Furnace Inspection Don’t wait until the winter […]

Common house fire causes from Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Common House Fire Causes & How to Avoid Them

As homeowners, we try to make our home comfortable, cozy and safe for our families. Unfortunately, with all of the appliances, systems and wiring in our homes, sometimes that means we’re at an increased risk for fires. With a little bit of vigilance and care, you can avoid these common causes of house fires. Home […]

How to Handle & Store Lubricants Properly | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

How to Properly Store & Handle Lubricants

At Bryan’s Fuel, we carry a wide range of lubricants to keep your machinery running smoothly. Know how to properly handle and store lubricants so you can keep your home and family safe. • Keep lubricants properly labelled to avoid confusion • Don’t use labels that will wear out over time • Take extra care when labelling lubricants […]

Garage Organizing Tips | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Quick Tips to Organize Your Garage

With gardening and the outdoor season winding down, take some time to do some garage organizing. You’ll thank yourself next spring! 1) Know what not to store: Your garage is humid and the temperature is always changing, so make sure you’re not storing anything in there that won’t last. Avoid storing paint, cardboard, food and […]

What Type of Fireplace is Right For Me? | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville Shelburne Collingwood Caledon Owen Sound

What Type of Fireplace is Right for Me?

When it comes to heating your home this winter, you have lots of options. Choosing the right fireplace for your home and your family can be intimidating and overwhelming, which is why we’ve put together this list of fireplaces for you to decide! Wood • Oldest and most traditional type of fireplaces • Romantic feeling • Come in […]

Fuel Oil Safety at Home | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Fuel Oil Safety at Home

If you use oil for home heating, you use one of the most efficient forms of energy for heating your home. Here’s how to stay safe when dealing with fuel oil at home. • Check your oil storage tank periodically to ensure it’s not leaking or may start leaking • Have you oil burning appliances and oil […]

Lawn Mower Safety Tips | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Lawn Mower Safety Tips

We use our lawn mowers a lot during the summer, and operating a lawn mower means you should be aware of safety hazards and be prepared. 1) Keep your lawn mower regularly maintained and cleaned to prevent overheating and fires 2) Keep track of kids at all times, and never let children ride as passengers […]

Homeowner Mistakes to Avoid | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Summer Homeowner Mistakes You Can Avoid

With the warm weather and trips to the beach and the cottage, it’s easy to neglect your home during the summer months. Keeping it maintained will avoid any major mishaps down the line and keep your home in great shape. 1) Not inspecting your gutters It’s important to inspect your gutters regularly. Even if you […]

Gas BBQ Safety Tips | Bryan's Fuel Orangeville

Safety Tips for Using Your Gas BBQ This Summer

In the summer months, there’s nothing better than inviting friends and family over and throwing some delicious food on the barbecue! If you have a gas or propane barbecue, follow these safety tips so you and your family can enjoy the food without a worry! • Always keep barbecues 10 feet from your house • Clean your […]