Posted: July 15, 2019
Many items we buy have an expiration date: milk, eggs, vegetables, bread, cosmetics, medication and so on. But does home heating oil also have a “best-used-by” date? If you’re fairly new to oilheat and you ended the heating season with one-quarter of oil still left in your tank, you may be wondering if that fuel […]
Posted: June 11, 2019
AFUE, an acronym for Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency, is a type of energy efficiency rating used for furnaces and boilers, including those fueled by heating oil.
Posted: May 10, 2019
This has been a transformative decade for the heating oil industry. And there are a lot of exciting developments still ahead of us.
Posted: April 30, 2019
While Mainers from Cornish to Calais are shedding their winter layers and looking forward to lobster bakes, it’s a great time to look into upgrading your home’s oilheat system and storage tank.
Posted: March 15, 2019
The key to saving energy and money is improving efficiency! And when it comes to improving the energy efficiency of your heating system, one of the best things you can do is schedule your annual system maintenance.
Posted: February 27, 2019
The more you know about oilheat, the better you will like it! Here are 10 facts you may not know about this clean, affordable, safe and efficient heating source.
Posted: February 5, 2019
Most Maine oilheat consumers recognize their heating oil company as a local, family-oriented company that goes above and beyond when it comes to delivering heating oil…
Posted: December 20, 2018
If your oilheating system has remained in good condition and continues to operate to your satisfaction, it’s still possible that the oil burner may be out of date. Older burners are not as efficient, which means you’re probably spending more money on heat than you should.
Posted: November 30, 2018
In this digital age, the initial response to solving a mechanical problem is to go online and do research.
Posted: October 30, 2018
Last winter brought Maine some of the lowest, prolonged temperatures in many years.