What You Need to Know about Heating Oil for Your Furnace or Boiler—Part 1
There is a lot of work involved long before heating oil reaches your fuel storage tank. To begin with, heating oil is refined from crude oil, a complex mix of hydrocarbons plus oxygen, nitrogen, and sulfur.
June 30, 2018
How Long is Heating Oil Good for?
Since most products have a shelf life, it’s not surprising that some people wonder about the heating oil in their tank, especially when it sits unused during the warm months.
May 24, 2018
How Your Oilheat Dealer in Wisconsin Looks After You
In these unpredictable times, it’s a given that prices will go up and down, and discounts will come and go. But the reliability and commitment of your Wisconsin heating oil dealer never wavers.
April 30, 2018
How to Save Money on Heating Oil
This past Arctic-like winter may have convinced some Badger State residents that it’s time to replace their old boiler or furnace with a new, high-efficiency oilheat system. That’s because during periods of extreme cold, their current system simply could not keep them as warm as they wanted.
March 28, 2018
Tough Winters Prove Oilheat’s Value
Let’s face it. Wisconsin winters can be brutally cold and this past winter was no exception. Fortunately, it’s on the coldest days that oilheat delivers the greatest value. And Wisconsinites who heat with oil have all the support they need to make their life at home safe and warm.
February 20, 2018
What Do You Have: a Furnace or a Boiler?
Most people refer to their oil heating system as “a furnace.” As in, “I need to get my furnace checked.” But there is another type of oil heating system that may be keeping you warm right now — except it never gets much recognition. When was the last time you heard someone say, “I need to get my boiler checked”?
January 30, 2018
Understanding Wisconsin’s New Oilheat
From Superior to Kenosha, oilheat has kept tens of thousands of Wisconsin homes affordably warm and safe for decades. But most people don’t realize that in the last few years, heating oil has been reformulated to make it cleaner burning and significantly more energy efficient. And here’s what that means for you:
December 28, 2017
Receive up to $500 in Rebates When You Install New Oilheating Equipment
Thousands of homeowners across the country have taken advantage of heating oil equipment rebates and we think it’s time that you considered getting in on this opportunity while funds remain available.
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.
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.