Using a Propane Torch Around the Homestead

Not your father’s plumber’s torch, today’s handy propane torch helps you melt ice, free rusted bolts and even make a classic crème brûlée.

No need for chemical de-icers when you take your trusty torch to the steps.
No need for chemical de-icers when you take your trusty torch to the steps.
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