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Spring is the Time for Home Heating System Maintenance

Posted: May 10, 2019

In our last post, we told you about rebates you may qualify for when you replace your oilheating system and/or oil storage tank.

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Act Now for 2019 Oilheat Equipment Rebates

Posted: April 29, 2019

The wildly successful Discover Heating Oil Massachusetts rebate program is back for 2019! Homeowners can receive rebates of up to $500 when they upgrade to a higher efficiency system than the one that is currently in their home while also replacing their oil storage tank. This program, implemented by the Massachusetts Energy Marketers Association with […]

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Oilheat and Winters in Massachusetts

Posted: March 29, 2019

Even though so much has improved with today’s heating oil, the things that hundreds of thousands of Massachusetts residents love about oilheat has remained the same.

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Bioheat®

What Exactly is Bioheat®?

Posted: February 27, 2019

Massachusetts is one of the leading states in the country in the adoption of Bioheat. That’s because we recognize just how beneficial this revolutionary fuel is for homeowners.

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Earth energy

Bioheat and Oilheat’s Future in Massachusetts

Posted: February 5, 2019

More and more, renewable biodiesel is being blended with ultra-low sulfur heating oil. The result: clean-burning Bioheat® fuel!

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Oil-Powered Water Heaters Help You Enjoy Long, Hot Showers

Posted: December 20, 2018

If it takes longer to heat water than it used to, or the water doesn’t get as hot, these are strong signs that you are ready for a new water heating unit.

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Common Heating Problems You May Encounter

Posted: November 30, 2018

During periods of extreme cold—like Massachusetts went through last winter—it can be very stressful when you realize your heat has stopped working.

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Whistling Sounds during an Oil Delivery—What Is It?

Posted: October 30, 2018

On a cold New England day, it can warm your heart to see an oil delivery truck pull up to your property.

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How Safe is Heating Oil?

Posted: September 28, 2018

Surveys have shown that while heating oil customers have exceptionally high levels of satisfaction with the service they receive, many people, particularly younger ones, have big misconceptions about the safety of heating a home with oil.

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Aboveground vs. Underground Oil Storage Tanks

Posted: August 29, 2018

Heating systems aren’t the only types of heating equipment that have improved substantially over the years. There have been major advancements in heating oil storage tanks too!

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