Consumers LP Gas Co.
10. What are some good gas grilling tips?
• Do not use a propane gas cylinder if it shows signs of external damage, such as dents, gouges, bulges, fire damage, corrosion, leakage or excessive rust.
• Before grilling, make sure the propane cylinder is secured to the grill as directed by the manufacturer.
• After grilling, the cylinder must not be stored indoors or within any enclosed space.
• Always open the grill hood before lighting, and light according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
• Never use gasoline or kerosene to start the fire.
• Always grill in a well-ventilated area. Do not grill indoors or close to the side of a building.
• Use foil or a drip pan to catch juices and help avoid grease fires.
• To see how much propane is left in your cylinder, run a wet finger down the side. The wet streak will evaporate faster over the empty part of the cylinder.
• To turn the cylinder valve on or off, remember “Righty, tighty/Lefty, loosey