4 Benefits of a Natural Gas Hook-Up for BBQ

October 3, 2019 By Excelsior Mechanical Blog

Natural Gas Hook-Up for BBQ

Now that the summer is winding down, it’s time to squeeze in as much late-season grilling as possible. While each grill master has their own preferred method of backyard cooking, using a natural gas grill is one of the most popular options to consider. Here are some noteworthy advantages of grilling with natural gas.

More Affordable

Grilling with natural gas is cheaper than using propane. You can find calculators online or on your gas company’s website to determine an exact figure, but many people claim they pay one-third less using gas instead of propane.

Less Exhaust

If you’ve ever been caught in the fumes of a traditional gas grill, you know how unpleasant the aroma can be. The thick smoke produced by most grills can really put a damper on your barbecue, but natural gas puts out fewer fumes so your guests can enjoy the scent of what you’re cooking instead.

As you know, charcoal also produces a lot of fumes that could be harmful to anyone nearby. When you use natural gas to grill, you don’t have to worry about health concerns or discomfort.

Connects to Your Home

Gas is no longer in short supply as a gas installation can be performed to connect your home’s gas line to your grill. With a steady supply of gas to your grill, you can ensure that you’ll always have enough gas for get-togethers.

Green Grilling

Natural gas has lower emissions than both propane and charcoal, making it a more environmentally-friendly way to grill. Not only will your guests appreciate the ability to breathe cleaner outdoor air instead of barbecue smoke, but you’ll be doing the planet a favor, too.

If you already have natural gas piping in your house; all you need is the grill. For experienced technicians, installation doesn’t take long, and you can ask about removing your propane tank at the same time. Upgrading to natural gas is simple and easy, and you’ll get a return on your investment quickly as you can save lots of money after making the switch.

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