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250 gallon propane tank

250 Gallon Propane Tank

Discover our 250 gallon tanks, the perfect solution for mid-sized homes.​

A 250 gallon propane tank is a well-suited option for homeowners who use 2 propane appliances, such as water heaters, fireplaces, backup generators, and supplemental heating.​

Use Cases Of 250 Gallon Propane Tanks​

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A 250 gallon propane tank is the ideal sized propane tank for a number of home uses, including heating water, powering appliances, fueling a generator, or heating a small pool. Pinnacle Propane can install a 250 gallon underground propane tank or above ground tank at your home or business.

It is important for customers to understand their propane needs before choosing a 250 gallon tank. A 250 gallon propane tank may not be able to fulfill all of your energy needs if you are trying to heat an entire home or fuel multiple appliances.

If you are having trouble deciding which sized propane tank is right for you, consult our website or contact customer service for a comprehensive estimate of your propane needs.   

250 Gallon Propane Tank Specifications

Everything you need to know about 250 gallon propane tanks: weight, length, lifespan and other specifications.

 250 gallon propane tanks are approximately 7'8" long and 30" in diameter. Due to safety regulations, they can only hold 200 gallons of propane. This is sufficient to fuel small homes, a few appliances, a generator, or a small pool. They can be installed in ground or above ground.
There is a significant difference between 250 gallon propane tank weight when it is empty and when it is full. A 250 gallon propane tank weighs 485 pounds when empty and 1,335 pounds when it is full. A Pinnacle Propane representative will help you decide the best and safest place to install your tank.
Remember that propane tanks are only filled to 80% capacity when full. The refill rate of your 250 gallon underground propane tank will depend on your individual usage. However, this sized tank holds significantly less propane than others and will need to be refilled more times a year than larger tanks. Pinnacle Propane has a tank refill program that will ensure you are never without propane.
A 250 gallon propane tank is built for long-term storage of propane and will last for 30 years or more. Environmental elements and wear and tear can lower a propane tank's lifespan, but generally every Pinnacle Propane tank is built with the the highest standards in mind. Regular inspections and maintenance will allow your propane tank to last for decades.
Maintenance for your 250 gallon propane tank is simple to understand. The most important way to maintain your tank is by scheduling regular deliveries so you do not risk letting your tank run dry. Pinnacle Propane offers a variety of delivery and maintenance options to ensure you never run out of  propane and that your tank is maintained properly.  
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What will my 250 gallon propane tank cost?

The cost of your 250 gallon propane tank will vary depending on your location and usage. Pinnacle Propane features a number of programs and services designed to keep the cost of your propane as manageable as possible. Pinnacle Propane also offers a convenient tank volume calculator to help you decide if a 250 gallon propane tank is right for your home. For a full assessment of your needs, please contact us to walk through your options. 

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