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Is it Time to Retire Your Furnace?

Low temperatures and a few too many snowstorms put your heating system to the test this past winter. If you think back on it, would you say that your furnace stood up to the challenge, or did it fall flat in the face of adversity? If your oil-fired furnace is over 12 years old and […]


Keep Your Tank in Mind

One of the benefits of using heating oil is having your supply safely stored on your property, giving you access to your fuel whenever you may need it. Your storage tank, while sitting quietly underground or in your basement, isn’t immune to normal wear and tear. Although storage tanks are built to last, and typically […]


What is a Combustion Efficiency Test?

Any time a technician services your heating equipment, they’ll perform what’s called a combustion efficiency test. Combustion efficiency tests measure how effectively your heating system is converting fuel into heat. These tests reveal to the technician if they’ve set up the burner correctly. They also help improve your system’s efficiency, which saves you money.   […]


Why Don’t I Have Enough Hot Water and What Can I Do to Fix It?

From showers and baths to laundry and dishwashing, you rely on your water heater year-round. But what if you don’t have enough hot water to take care of life’s necessities? Here are some potential reasons why you’re not getting enough hot water and what you can do about it.   Old Age Consider the age […]


Understanding Your Oil Burner Ignition System

  You depend on the burner in your furnace or boiler to get you through the harsh New England winter, so it’s a good idea to become familiar with how the ignition system works. That way you’ll know how to maintain and troubleshoot it … and when to contact us for assistance!   The ignition […]




Way to go, I ordered oil this morning at 6 got the response that it wasn't going to be delivered until Thursday, when I got home today, full tank and receipt on my porch!!

- Kathi B. - Holyoke, MA