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500 Gallon Propane tank

500 Gallon Propane Tank

Discover our 500 gallon tanks, the recommended solution for larger homes.​

A 500-gallon propane tank is ideal for larger homes, especially those that rely on propane for 2 or more appliances. With a larger tank, you'll benefit from fewer refills throughout the year, which is particularly advantageous during colder months when propane usage increases.​

Use Cases Of 500 Gallon Propane Tanks

500 gallon tank installation

The energy needs of a midsized home can be easily met with a 500 gallon propane tank in ground or above ground. This sized propane tank will heat your entire home, heat water, and power small propane-fueled commercial appliances.

Pinnacle Propane will come to your home and decide the best location for your 500 gallon propane tank, and whether or not it should be in ground or above ground. Location, space, and local regulations will determine the type of installation you will need.

A 500 gallon propane tank in ground can be more costly to install, but it will be more protected from the elements and temperature controlled. In ground tanks are also out of the way, but they require more space than above ground tanks.   

500 Gallon Propane Tank Home Specifications

Everything you need to know about 500 gallon propane tanks: weight, length, lifespan and other specifications.

A standard 500 gallon propane tank is 9' 11" long. The tank is also 37 ½ inches in diameter. This sized propane tank holds 400 gallons of propane when filled to capacity due to safety regulations that require a 500 gallon propane tank to only be filled to 80% capacity max. 
Propane tanks weigh more when filled to capacity due to the additional weight of the liquid propane. A 500 gallon propane tank in ground and above ground weighs 950 pounds empty and 2,650 pounds when full. Every Pinnacle Propane tank is built with the highest safety standards in mind from the highest quality materials.  
 When determining your home's propane usage, remember that propane tanks are only filled to 80% capacity when full. The refill rate of your 500 gallon propane tank in ground will depend on your individual usage. This sized tank holds an amount of propane that is more suitable for midsized homes. Pinnacle Propane has a tank refill program that will ensure you are never without propane. 
A well maintained 500 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 build to last. With regular inspections and maintenance, your propane tank will last for decades. 
Maintenance for your 500 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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500 gallon propane tank costs​

The costs of installing and refilling a 500 gallon propane tank depend on several factors, including available floor space and the number of appliances or machines in and around the house. Installation costs, delivery fees, and maintenance expenses also influence the overall pricing. For a full assessment of your needs and a pricing quote, please contact us.

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