Kerosene can be used for radiant or convection heating needs and will quickly provide reliable, and even comfort to areas of your home. For your convenience, we now offer #1 kerosene fuel available for purchase by the gallon at our office. Kerosene heating equipment requires no electricity, so you will no longer have to worry about losing heat if you lose power. Kerosene is a versatile home energy source since it can also be used to fuel lanterns and stoves.