Get Helium Tanks Filled

Helium-filled balloons add a festive touch to any party.

Refilling a helium tank is simply a matter of locating a gas company and taking the tank to the facility for a charge. Does this Spark an idea?

Instructions

Get Helium Tanks Filled

1. Check the telephone directory yellow pages for industrial or commercial gas distributors, especially cylinder or bulk retailers.

2. Contact party-supply retailers online or find them in the telephone directory. Most party-supply retailers rent or sell helium tanks and can refill them.

3. Call a medical-supply company that specializes in oxygen tanks. Many carry other types of pressurized gas, including helium.

4. Ask a florist if the shop stocks helium. Many florists deliver helium-filled balloons to accompany floral arrangements and get-well gifts, and so they keep helium on hand.

5. Contact a special-events catering company. Many carry helium tanks for parties.

6. Buy a pre-filled helium tank at a large retail store if all efforts to locate a helium distributor are unsuccessful. Most big-box chain stores sell disposable helium tanks with a supply of balloons for children’s parties.