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Tune-Up For Top Performance

Posted by admin on August 18, 2015

With the weather still hot and the sun still shining, it may be hard to believe that the heating season is right around the corner. But the key to a comfortable autumn and winter is preparation. The performance of your heating system is probably the last thing on your mind as you fit in those last few weekend trips to the beach, but now is actually the perfect time to call your local Oilheat dealer for your annual heating system tune-up.

Mid-Summer Mythbusting

Posted by admin on August 5, 2015

Word always gets around fast in New York City, and sometimes the truth has a habit of getting lost in the shuffle. We’re committed to making sure that you stay have all of the facts about Oilheat. In that spirit, we’re here to debunk some myths about Oilheat well in advance of the heating season, so you know ahead of time that Oilheat is always the best choice.

Test Your Heating System In Three Simple Steps

Posted by admin on July 27, 2015

Even though we’re in the middle of another hot and humid New York summer, the cold weather will be here before you know it! You don’t want to be in the unenviable position of starting up your heating system for winter’s first chill only to find a problem. You can avoid this sticky situation by making sure your heating system is running up to full capacity now with enough time before the heating season to resolve any issue if necessary.

Number 6 Heating Oil Now Illegal in NYC

Posted by admin on July 14, 2015

Last week marked the final deadline in a four-year campaign to outlaw Number 6 heating oil, the “heaviest” fuel available, from all buildings in New York City. The NYC Clean Heat program dates back to the Bloomberg administration and was one of his major environmental initiatives. As of July 1, 95 percent of the affected buildings were in compliance. Only about 250 buildings of 5,300 buildings have not yet converted to cleaner solutions, such as Bioheat® fuel, a blend of ultra-low sulfur heating oil and renewable biodiesel.