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Is Your Water Heater Okay?

November 15, 2021

Watch out for these signs of water heater troubleHow much time do you spend thinking about your water heater? When it’s working well, you probably don’t think about it much at all. Your water heater …

Buying a Home That Uses Heating Oil

November 8, 2021

Heating Oil Has Its AdvantagesAre you looking to purchase a home in Sullivan County? You’ve probably already identified some of the things you’re looking for. You know how many bedrooms you need, how big the …


October 21, 2021

Why Your Bills Are Going Up Dear Valued Customer, Once again, we’re seeing energy prices surge across the board. We know how painful that can be for our customers. It’s painful for us, as well. …

No Heat? Here’s What You Can Do

October 18, 2021

Tips for troubleshooting your heating system before you call for serviceYour house is cold. Your heating system isn’t working. What do you do? Don’t panic. Follow the steps below to determine if you need to …

How To Read Your Oil Tank Gauge

October 11, 2021

Things you should knowIt’s important to avoid having an empty oil tank. If you run out of oil on a cold day, it’s a real inconvenience. You’ll have to wait until more oil is delivered …

Protect Your Home from Extreme Weather

October 4, 2021

The benefits of whole house generatorsAs a family-owned and operated company, your family’s safety is our priority at Black Bear Fuel Oil, Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning. When bad weather strikes, whole house generators offer …

Your Air Conditioning Checklist for the End of Summer

September 20, 2021

5 things to do for your AC as the summer ends It’s important to stick to a routine maintenance schedule for your air conditioner. You want to be sure you can count on it during the …

Is It Time to Replace Your Water Heater?

September 13, 2021

5 Signs You Need a New Water HeaterA typical storage-type water heater will last roughly 10 years. Some even last 13 years, but don’t count on it. Your water heater is an important part of …

Why Is HVAC Maintenance Important?

September 6, 2021

5 Reasons To Let the Pros Take Care of Your Home HVAC System If you’ve noticed a recent rise in your energy bills but not your usage, chances are your HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) …

Why Get A Furnace Or Boiler Tune-Up?

August 23, 2021

Evenings are starting to cool down here in Sullivan, Eastern Ulster and Northern Orange counties, and before you know it you’ll be turning to your heating system for a little warmth and comfort. But before …

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