When you go to buy a propane tank for the first time, there are probably a number of things going through your mind. “Are all propane tanks the same?” “Where can I buy a propane tank?” “After I make my propane tank purchase, what do I do when it runs out?” “Does propane for a gas BBQ grill work the same as it does for the hot tub?”

If you’re new to the world of propane, buying a propane tank doesn’t have to be a super complicated thing, and in today’s blog, we’ll give you the answers you’re looking for. 

Another quick note before we get started- if you’ve recently made the leap from charcoal grilling to a propane grill, first of all, welcome aboard! There are a number of reasons that the decision you made was a great one. As a matter of fact, did you know that propane grills outsell charcoal grills in the United States every year? That fact alone is pretty good proof that a propane grill is the way to go.

Either way, if you’ve recently made the switch to propane, you might be feeling overwhelmed. If that’s the case, don’t worry! With the help of today’s blog, you’ll be a pro and buying your first propane tank will be a breeze. Trust us when we say that the first time you fire up your new propane grill, you’ll be a fan of how easy and quick the whole process is.

“Where can I buy a propane tank?”

The answer to this question is a simple one. There are a number of places to get Mighty Flame propane tanks and they might even be right around the corner from where you are. If you’re wondering where to buy a propane tank, take a look at our helpful map to find a propane cylinder exchange location near you.

“After I buy a propane tank, what do I do when it runs out?”

This question gets another simple answer. All you have to do is take it back to the location you got your original propane tank from and swap it out. When you put your trust in Mighty Flame, you’ll always get a clean, freshly painted propane tank that’s undergone safety tests to ensure that it meets our strict quality control standards. After all, when you’re cooking with the best fuel source on the planet, you might as well make sure that you get it from the best propane suppliers around.

“When I buy a propane tank for my grill, will it work with other accessories too?”

Well, it depends. Generally speaking, if you have a relatively new grill and a new Mighty Flame propane tank, you should be good to go. We’d also recommend taking a quick look at our page on how to connect your propane tank to your grill to be sure that you fully understand what you’re doing.

“Are all propane tanks the same?”

At Mighty Flame, you can be sure that you’re getting the best quality propane tank that’s available on the market. One common difference you can expect to see is in the size of propane tanks; for example, some common sizes include 11 lb. and 20 lb. tanks.

“What’s the best place to buy a propane tank?”

This answer is as simple as it gets- anywhere that sells Mighty Flame propane tanks! Check out the map here.

Ready to Buy a Propane Tank?

Now that you’re all read up on where to buy a propane tank, visit one of our locations to get yours! Keep in mind that if you’re exchanging an empty tank for a new one that you should always leave your empty tank outside the store and let the employee know what you need. It really and truly is as easy as that.

Whether you need to buy a propane tank to get your gas grill going so you can start cooking some tasty foods on the grill or your need for a propane tank is to heat your hot tub, you can put your trust in Mighty Flame to provide you with a high quality propane tank that’s filled with a gas that’s sure to make your life much easier (and much better!).