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Does Switching Fuels Make Sense?

Posted: July 15, 2019 – By: gasdmin

Does Switching Fuels Make Sense? Many people mistakenly believe they’ll get a big payback if they give up on oil and convert to natural gas heating. But the mere cost to convert from oil to gas—typically thousands of dollars— could easily break the bank. So why gamble with switching fuels when heating your home with […]

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What Is Bioheat®?

Posted: June 11, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

Bioheat is the industry’s official registered name for the fuel that consists of a blend of ultra-low sulfur heating oil with renewable biodiesel that’s made from organic and recycled products.

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Now is the Time to Save Money on a New Heating System

Posted: May 10, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

The winter sweaters are finally put away in favor of lighter clothes. Which means it’s the perfect time to think about your home’s oil heating system—and speak with your local oil heat service provider about replacing it. When you do, you may qualify for rebates as high as $700.

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Spring Forward to Oilheat System Maintenance

Posted: April 30, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

With winter’s chill fading into memory—despite the frost warnings in parts of New Jersey at the end of April—don’t forget about taking care of the oil heat home heating system that kept you and your home warm for many months.

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What the future holds

Heating Oil by 2030: What the Future Holds

Posted: March 29, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

The heating oil industry has undergone a transformation in the last decade, leading to major breakthroughs in cleanliness, system technology and the introduction of renewable Bioheat®. The next decade will bring even more benefits to homeowners who live in oil-heated homes. As we look ahead to 2030, here’s what we anticipate:

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Ultra-low Sulfur Heating Oil and Your New Jersey Home

Posted: February 27, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

Knowing more about today’s oil heat in New Jersey will make you feel good about how you heat your home—now and well into the future.

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How Can I Get My Heat Back?

Posted: February 6, 2019 – By: Rich Carrione

When it’s five degrees outside and the wind is howling, the last thing you need is to lose your heat. But every winter, many people in New Jersey get stuck in this situation—for a variety of reasons.

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What’s the Difference between a Boiler and a Furnace?

Posted: December 14, 2018 – By: Rich Carrione

While most people generally call their oilheating system a furnace, that’s a totally different system from a boiler. Both of these systems will keep you warm, but there are some tips you should know.

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What Is AFUE?

Posted: November 30, 2018 – By: Rich Carrione

If you have ever shopped around for a new oil boiler or new oil furnace, you have probably come across this acronym: AFUE, which stands for Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency.

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What Causes Changes in the Price of Heating Oil?

Posted: October 30, 2018 – By: Rich Carrione

If you’ve been relying on oil heat in your New Jersey home for more years than you can remember, you’re very familiar with the traditional ups and downs of heating oil prices.

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