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!
June 18, 2020
Boilers And Furnaces: Tips For Your Wisconsin Home
Is a furnace the same thing as a boiler? In a word, no. Still, many people use the two words interchangeably. Yes, they both keep homes warm, and they’re both smart choices when you have to decide how to heat your Wisconsin home. So what’s the difference between a furnace and a boiler? Let’s take a look.
May 20, 2020
Save Big With The Latest Equipment Rebates
Across Wisconsin, resident homeowners continue to benefit from the latest round of rebates on heating equipment and oil storage tanks.
April 27, 2020
Oilheat: The Way To Go In The Badger State
Every year, oilheat keeps more than 190,000 of Wisconsin homes warm and safe. The progress the industry has seen over the past several decades is astounding, and important to keep in mind year-round.
March 30, 2020
Heating Oil: A Safe Fuel For Your Wisconsin Home
Without question, heating oil is one of the safest fuels you can use for your Wisconsin home. To start with, the fuel itself is non-explosive and cannot light in its liquid state. That’s why it’s perfectly safe to store it in the basement of your home, as many people do.