Top tips on changing your gas supply for winter caravanning

Getting the right choice of gas for the winter months is an important decision
Getting the right choice of gas for the winter months is an important decision

Friday, 16, Nov 2012 11:10

by Chris Jefferies

When caravanning in the winter months, gas heaters and cookers can be crucial for keeping you and your family comfy.

So it's important to make sure that you've got the right type of fuel to run these vital appliances, when the mercury drops below zero.

Caravan gas cylinders can be filled with two different types of fuel: propane and butane, and they each have specific pros and cons.

For this reason, the insurance experts at Towergate have recently published a handy guide to choosing the right type of fuel for your holiday.

They also explain the different techniques you can use to tell whether your gas cylinder is empty or not, including an old-fashioned method and some clever new technology from Calor and Truma.

To find how to choose between the different types of caravan gas on the market, read Towergate's original article: Butane or propane - which is best for winter?

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