How close can a 100 gallon propane tank be to a house?

When placing a 100-gallon propane tank on your property, keep these measurements in mind: The minimum distance from the opening of a building is 5 feet. The minimum distance from any source of ignition is 10 feet.

How far does a 250 gallon propane tank need to be from house?

General tank distance rules

Tank capacity (gallons) Minimum distance (feet)
Under 125 10
125-250 10
251-500 10 3
501-2,000 25 3

Can propane tanks explode?

Propane is explosive and propane can explode but a propane-LPG tank explosion is actually very rare. Propane tanks (gas cylinders) can explode but not easily or often. It is actually really hard to have a propane tank explode.

How much does it cost to fill a 500 gallon propane tank?

Cost To Fill

You can expect to pay an average of $600, or even more, to fill your 500 gallon propane tank. The total cost can vary based on the market price of propane at any given time. Many homeowners realize that this cost is worth it as a 500 gallon tank is enough to power all home appliances.

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