Many customers like the performance and feel of gas cooking versus electric appliances. In addition, clothes drying with propane is gentler on fabrics than electricity.
Some customers who have multiple uses in their home for propane besides just cooking/drying also can find significant savings versus using electricity. Based upon an average monthly electric bill, take a look at our comparison on the cost of electricity versus propane.
In order to help you further weigh the decision to add propane cooking or drying, the average installation cost for a home without current propane service ranges from $350-700 per appliance.
In terms of annual operating costs, a propane cooking/drying only account will spend about 60¢ per day to operate their appliances.