Homebuyers know what they want before they purchase their home, which means you need to be at the top of your game when you’re planning and building. If you incorporate propane into your new construction projects, you’ll attract serious buyers in a hurry. Keep reading to discover all the benefits of propane construction and how you can take advantage of state rebates for your contracting company.


Why Use Propane Appliances in Illinois Construction?

Installing propane appliances in new construction builds in Illinois will attract buyers of all types and generations. Propane has been tested and proven as a reliable, affordable, dependable fuel over the decades, providing homeowners and builders benefits such as:

  • Mobile power, independent of the grid
  • Efficient operation, low cost, and improved bottom line
  • Propane builds valued up to 5% higher than electric homes
  • Flexible for layout design & appliance placement
  • Eco-friendly appliances help your company’s builds stand out
  • Propane heating systems are affordable to install
  • Thousands of dollars in rebates for your contracting company


Available Rebates for Propane Construction

The Propane Construction Incentive Program offers a monetary incentive to builders, building contractors or remodeling contractors up to $1,000 for each home built or remodeled with qualifying propane appliances.

Mandatory Appliance Installations are:

  • Propane Furnace or Boiler
  • Power Vent or Tankless Water Heater

Then at least two (2) or more of the following appliances:

  • Vented Shop / Garage Heater
  • Direct Vent or B-Vented Fireplace
  • Stove /Oven
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Standard Water Heater