How Efficient Are Heating Oil Systems?
Today’s heating oil boilers and heating oil furnaces offer Wisconsin homeowners a great opportunity to increase their comfort while decreasing their energy usage. New heating oil systems can now heat a home using significantly less energy compared to older generation equipment. But how do you determine the efficiency of a furnace or a boiler? AFUE, […]
April 29, 2021
The Process Of Getting Heating Oil To Your Home
The Process Of Getting Heating Oil To Your Home There is a lot of work involved long before heating oil reaches your fuel storage tank. It starts with heating oil being refined from crude oil, which is a complex mix of hydrocarbons plus oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur. The refining process separates crude oil into different […]
March 26, 2021
Wisconsin Heating Oil Companies Are Here For You
Wisconsin Heating Oil Companies Are Here For You It’s on the coldest days—polar vortex or not– that heating oil delivers its greatest value by keeping you warm. This is due to heating oil’s high efficiency. The flame in a heating oil system burns hundreds of degrees hotter than in other energy systems. This produces more […]
February 24, 2021
Oilheat Rebates In 2021 Could Save You Up To $1,000
Oilheat Rebates In 2021 Could Save You Up To $1,000 If you’re thinking that it might be time to replace your heating system, now’s the time to take action! Right now, heating oil equipment rebates that are available to Wisconsin homeowners have been doubled for 2021. Homeowners can now qualify for up to $1,000 in […]
January 22, 2021
What Thermostat Setting Is Recommended For Winter?
One common debate in households at this time of year revolves around thermostat settings. How low can you go and how much can this save you on heating your home? While finding a balance between comfort and savings is not easy because every family and home are different, here are general guidelines from the U.S. […]
December 10, 2020
Why Does My Oil Furnace Smell?
If your furnace has received professional maintenance by a heating oil expert over the years, it will more than likely operate without any problems. But sometimes, especially if you’ve ignored the importance of getting regular heating system maintenance, your furnace will give you warning signs of a problem – and those signs will often come in the form of […]
October 29, 2020
Lost Your Heat? How To Troubleshoot The Problem
Here in Wisconsin, we’re used to navigating through extremely cold winters. But when we arrive at home, we expect to feel warm. Unfortunately, there are times when your heat may go out and you’re forced to deal with an uncomfortable, stressful situation.
September 30, 2020
A Clean Air Filter Keeps Your Costs Down
If your oil furnace is well maintained, it should last at least 15 years. One way to make the most of your system’s potential life span and efficiency is by keeping up with its care from season to season.
August 28, 2020
Your Heating Tune-Up: 4 Reasons To Schedule It Now
Have you been thinking about your heating tune-up? Probably not—it’s technically still summer, after all. Even though winter is a long way off, we’re going to let you in on a little secret: now’s the best time to get your tune-up on the calendar and taken care of! Here are four reasons why.
July 24, 2020
Maximize Your Home Energy This Summer
We know heating season—and the cold weather—will be upon us in no time. With that in mind, we’re happy to enjoy the summer for a little while longer. One way you can make the summer even more enjoyable is to make the most of your energy usage. And you’ll be saving money in the long run, too!