Blog

November 30, 2017

If You Have a Forced Air Oil Furnace, You Need to Check the Air Filter

With proper maintenance, the average furnace can last 15 years or longer. One way to make sure your system reaches its life span and operates efficiently is to perform an easy, do-it-yourself maintenance task—changing or cleaning your furnace’s air filter as often as the manufacturer recommends.

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October 25, 2017

High Efficiency Oil-Powered Water Heaters in Wisconsin

Oil and water can mix—especially when you’re talking about new, oil-powered water heaters. A lot of people use their oil-fired boilers not only to heat their homes, but to produce domestic hot water too, including hot water for sinks, tubs, showers and washing machines.

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October 10, 2017

Oilheat Advances in Wisconsin

If you’re tired of spending hundreds of dollars on repairs just to keep your old oilheating system running, you should start researching your options in modern oil furnaces or oil boilers. This is especially important if your heating system is at least 15 years old.

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September 22, 2017

When to Replace Your Oil Burner

If the rest of your oilheating system has remained in good condition and operates to your satisfaction, there’s still a good chance that the oil burner is out of date. Your heating oil company may be able to retrofit it with a modern, efficient burner.

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September 7, 2017

Understanding Your Options in New Oil Tanks

You may have heard the saying about “getting better with age.” But that’s certainly not true if you’re talking about oil tanks. If your oil tank is more than 30 years old, it’s a good idea to speak with your local Wisconsin oilheat dealer about your replacement options.

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August 21, 2017

Making the CASE for Oil Heat: Clean, Abundant, Safe, Efficient—Part Two

In our previous blog, we put the focus on how clean, efficient oilheat continues to keep many homes in Wisconsin warm and safe, regardless of the weather.

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July 12, 2017

Making the CASE for Oilheat: Clean, Abundant, Safe, Efficient—Part One

Clean, efficient oilheat continues to keep many homes in Wisconsin warm and safe, even during bitter cold Midwestern winters. Sit back and relax knowing you can depend on this clean, efficient and safe heating source.

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January 23, 2017

Welcome to Our Blog—and Our New Website

The Wisconsin Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association (WPMCA) is proud to launch the Oilheat Wisconsin website, designed to help homeowners use oilheat to greater benefit.

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