Currently I have no central heating but I plan on installing a modern
central heating system. I live in a rural area where some people have
propane and others oil. I'm not sure which to install.
I understand that propane will be more expensive but it also burns cleaner
so it has lower maintenance costs. That's about all I know on the subject.
How do the installation costs compare?
Now sure what the other trade offs are.
I live in Michigan. Around here, oil used to be the most popular
heating option if you couldn't get natural gas. Now, I hardly ever
hear of anyone putting in a new oil furnace. Since LP gas does burn
so much cleaner and considering that the newer furnaces can be vented
with PVC rather than having to build a chimney they have become much
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