Propane gas is considered to be a clean alternative fuel by the EPA; it is a versatile and environmentally safe fuel source for healthy and sustainable living. Many people use propane to fuel their outdoor grills or barbecues, but its much more versatile than a cooking fuel in residential outdoor applications. This learning unit will explore alternative uses for propane, specifically for outdoor use in and around a home.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe features of different outdoor rooms that can be incorporated into their design.
  • Review residential propane supply options for an outdoor space, including safety and environmental benefits.
  • Explore the popularity of outdoor living spaces and considerations for their design.
  • List additional outdoor residential uses for propane gas.

Pre-Requisite: None.