If you’re new to heating oil, the first decision you’ll have to make is: should I sign up for automatic delivery? Automatic delivery means you sign an agreement with a single oil company for the year. This agreement says you will buy all your heating oil for the whole season from them, and they will …

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When to Order Fuel Oil

Ordering home heating oil can be a daunting task. Choosing a heating oil dealer, and deciding how much oil to order are two important questions to consider. But another important question that comes up is when to order fuel oil. In this blog post we’ll talk about the right time to order heating oil online. …

when to order fuel oil

Heating oil tanks have remained virtually unchanged for decades. And unfortunately, so have the gauges inside them! The most basic type of oil tank gauge, which most heating oil tanks have, is called a float gauge. Float gauges notoriously go bad over time, and in this post we will talk about the accuracy of a …

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Is Home Heating Oil Safe?

While heating oil is one of the most popular sources for fuel in the northeast, it is also one of the safest. And did you know that heating oil is not even flammable at room temperature? In this post we’ll walk through how heating oil works, and what makes it one of the safest ways …

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As a good practice, we recommend inspecting your home heating oil tank at least once per year. In fact, many home heating oil companies will require an in-person oil tank inspection prior to your first home heating oil delivery. While the inspection only takes a few minutes, there are some important things to look for …

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