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Home heating oil resources and FAQs

Our informative how-to guides and educational resources are designed to help you stayed informed on all issues regarding heating oil in your home. Before you call a professional, take a look at some of these home heating oil resources to see if you can get your questions answered without having to spend a dime. We have everything from very basic guides defining some of the key terminology around oil heat appliances and services, to more in-depth articles to help you identify issues and diagnose problems before you call a professional. In the world of home maintenance, knowledge is power. The more you know about how your home operates, the more money and time you can save on house calls and replacements. If you're looking for a home heating oil prices, equipment or delivery, discover Petro's comprehensive heating oil services

The History of Oil Refining and Well Drilling

Learn about the history of oil around the world including the oil refining pr... Read full story ›

Fire up your heating system now, so you're ready when the temps drop later.

Most people only think about switching on their heating system when they real... Read full story ›

What to Know About Natural Gas to Propane Conversion

Deciding to convert to propane from natural gas can be a tough decision as th... Read full story ›

Summer is the best time to schedule your heating system tune-up for winter

Be prepared this year and schedule your heating tune-up in the summer! Read full story ›

Choosing a heating oil service provider: the hidden cost of a bargain

Learn how to choose the right heating oil provider for your home. Read full story ›

Heating Oil vs Natural Gas: Choose the Best Fuel Source for Your Home Heating Needs

Learn why choosing oil to heat your home is a better decision than converting... Read full story ›

How your oil home heating system works

3:11 - Learn more about how your home oil heating system works from the exper... Read full story ›

15 Steps to Manage Your Oil Heat Bill This Winter

Follow these steps to manage your home heating oil costs and save energy. Read full story ›

Boiler and furnace tune-up benefits & tips

Learn more about the benefits of a furnace or boiler tune-up and when to sche... Read full story ›

What is heating oil?

Learn about the history of oil around the world including the oil refining pr... Read full story ›

The homeowners' guide to propane vs. natural gas: a comparison of differences, cost, efficiency and safety

Find out the differences between propane and natural gas, including cost and ... Read full story ›

Green heat: eco-friendly home heating options

“Dirty” home heating options and older heating systems are inefficient and, t... Read full story ›

Heating Oil and Propane Delivery Tips

Snow and packed ice make it challenging to access your home for deliveries. T... Read full story ›

Home heating oil: it is a great value

We take our role as an energy savings partner very seriously, and want to sha... Read full story ›

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