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Regular Heating Maintenance Benefits

April 7, 2021

Believe it or not, spring 2021 is underway – which means that it won’t be long before you feel the satisfying *snap* of your thermostat selector as you switch from heat to cool mode. But before …

Enrollment For EZ Pay Is Open!

March 22, 2021

We’ve all experienced new levels of unpredictability over the last year, so anything that can bring some stability to our day-to-day should be welcomed with open arms. While we can’t control the news cycle, one …

Installing A Propane Water Heater Is A Smart Choice!

March 15, 2021

Heating water accounts for almost 20 percent of the energy bill in a typical American home, which means the kind of water heater you choose can have a big impact on your household’s monthly bottom …

No Heat? 6 Things To Try Before Calling For Service

March 8, 2021

We’re coming down the homestretch on winter 2020/21, with just weeks to go before the first day of spring. But that doesn’t mean you won’t be relying on your heating system for a while longer, …

My Heat Pump Runs Constantly. Is That Normal?

February 15, 2021

If this is your first winter using a heat pump, you might be surprised to learn that it runs almost constantly. Don’t worry – it’s supposed to work that way. Your heat pump is designed to …

Whole House Propane Generators

February 8, 2021

The Ultimate Peace Of Mind Appliance Did you know that the number of annual power outages in the U.S. has more than doubled over the last decade? That’s alarming news, considering how reliant we have all become …

Why Keeping Your Vents Clear Is So Important

February 1, 2021

When snow falls here in Sullivan County, most of us rush to clear the walkway and driveway to keep people out of harm’s way. But that’s not the only protective clearing you should do …

Severe Weather Propane Safety For Your Home

January 18, 2021

Propane gas has one of the best safety records around when it comes home energy sources. But like any fuel you burn inside your home, you need to take proper precautions when using propane or …

Solving Uneven Heating Problems In Your Home

January 11, 2021

Many of us experience uneven heating in our home – too hot upstairs and too cold downstairs, for example. Rather than braving the cold or heat – or fiddling frustratingly with your thermostat for hours …

Avoiding Carbon Monoxide Leaks From Your Furnace

January 4, 2021

We’re well into winter here in Sullivan County, NY – which means your heating system is working 24/7 to keep your family safe, warm, and comfortable. With all that hard work comes a higher risk of …

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