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Introducing an easier, more convenient way to pay your bill.

Our new MyAccount online bill payment system will make paying your bills ea... Read full story ›

Your Heating Equipment Maintenance Checklist

Get the essential tips on maintaining your home's heating system from the e... Read full story ›

The History of Oil Refining and Well Drilling

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

How to Keep Your House Warm This Winter

The onset of colder winter months means figuring out how to keep your house... Read full story ›

10 Common Issues with Furnace Systems

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

Ten life hacks for saving on your home heating bill this winter

Whether you’re a homeowner or a renter who pays your own utilities, you’ll ... Read full story ›

How to Choose a Tankless Water Heater For Your Home, Your Needs, & Your Budget

How do you choose the right one for your home and your budget? Petro is her... Read full story ›

HVAC Packaged Unit vs. Split System: Differences, Benefits, & How to Choose

Learn about two options for your home’s HVAC system, an HVAC packaged unit ... Read full story ›

Propane: How to Power Your Outdoor Living & Entertaining

Every year, when the weather starts warming up, it’s smart to start thinkin... Read full story ›

Should I buy a standby generator for my home?

A generator can make a huge difference in whether you and your family can m... Read full story ›

Why you should switch to a new energy-efficient AC system

Discover why switching to a new air conditioner can benefit you in cost sav... Read full story ›

AHRI recommends homeowners replace flood damaged HVAC equipment

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) is advisi... Read full story ›

We're #1 again - for the 9th consecutive year!

Thanks to our Long Island neighbors, Petro has been voted a Best of LI Busi... Read full story ›

The 6 Best Home HVAC Systems

According to the United States Department of Energy, HVAC systems account f... Read full story ›

Money Saving Energy Tips

Check out these helpful money saving energy tips to save on your home energ... Read full story ›

How often you should change the AC filters in your house and how to do it

Read on to learn about how often you should change your AC filters in your ... Read full story ›

Ductless AC vs central air conditioning systems for your home

In this article, we discuss the difference between a ductless AC vs. centra... 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 ... Read full story ›

How to Prep Your Fireplace & Chimney for Winter

With winter steadily approaching, the fireplace season is upon us. Whether ... Read full story ›

Boiler vs. Furnace: What's the Difference?

Choosing the right method for heating your home is important. There are a v... Read full story ›

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist: 9 Tips to Help You Prepare

Prepare your home for the winter months with this helpful home maintenance ... Read full story ›

Steam Radiator vs. Forced Hydronic Baseboard Boilers

Learn more about the different between a steam radiator, and a forced hydro... Read full story ›

Guide Dogs "Petro" and "Harmony" Are Certified in Good Manners and Obedience Training!

Petro Home Services is honored to receive certificates acknowledging our su... Read full story ›

Moving? We'll give you the warmest welcome to your new home

Check out the helpful tips if you're planning to move in or out of a home. Read full story ›

Do you really need a standby generator?

Read on to learn about the importance of owning a backup generator. Read full story ›

5 signs you need an AC tune-up

Check out the 5 reasons why you may need an AC tune up! Read full story ›

All you need to know about choosing an AC repair company

Learn how to choose the right AC repair company for your home. 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 ›

HVAC Basics: What is HVAC and What Does It Stand For?

Learn more about the basics of HVAC systems, including what HVAC stands for... Read full story ›

Storm and Hurricane Preparedness for Homeowners

Make sure you are prepared for upcoming storms and hurricanes with this hel... Read full story ›

Tankless Hot Water Heaters vs Tank Storage Water Heaters

Learn about the difference between tankless hot water heaters and tank stor... Read full story ›

Comparing benefits & cost of propane vs. electric heat

It's a fact! Propane heat is more economical and more efficient than electr... 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 converti... Read full story ›

How your oil home heating system works

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

When to replace your central air conditioning unit

When is it time to replace your central air conditioning system? Read on. 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 ›

Ductless vs window unit AC systems: pros and cons

The pros and cons of ductless mini split and window AC units. 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 sc... Read full story ›

Why fireplace safety and cleaning your chimney matter

Fireplace safety and cleaning your chimney are incredibly important, learn ... Read full story ›

Portable vs standby whole house generators - which one do you need for your home?

Learn more about the difference between whole house and portable generators... Read full story ›

What is heating oil?

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

How to choose a propane supplier

You deserve a supplier that offers reliable service and substantial value t... Read full story ›

Why Your AC Is Freezing Up: 3 Common Reasons and What to Do About It

Learn about why your AC may be freezing up and what you can do about it. Read full story ›

Winterizing your home: how to avoid frozen pipes and more

Winterizing your home is vital for those planning long winter vacations, an... Read full story ›

Advantages of Propane

Check out some of the great reasons why propane is one of the best fuel sou... Read full story ›

Plumbing Basics: How Your Home Plumbing Works

Learn the basics of home plumbing from our trusted Petro experts. Read full story ›

Plumbing Glossary: Plumbing Terms You Need to Know as a Homeowner

54 plumbing terms you need to know to stay informed about your home system. Read full story ›

Keep cool and keep some cash in your pocket this summer!

Stay cool and save money this summer with these helpful tips. Read full story ›

6 Easy Plumbing Tips to Prevent Problems & Save You Money this Summer

Hot temperatures in the summer lead to an increase in water usage. Checkout... Read full story ›

Propane gas safety tips for outdoor grilling this Summer

Are you ready to fire up your grill for the summer? While almost everyone l... Read full story ›

When is it time to replace your water heater? Repair or replace guide to water heaters

1:40 - Everything you need to know to keep your water heater functioning ef... Read full story ›

We've got the tips you need to keep you – and your home – safe during the big freeze

Learn more about how to stay safe and warm during extreme cold temperatures... Read full story ›

Should I get a portable or window AC unit?

When choosing between the two, you'll want to consider a variety of factors... Read full story ›

Heat Pumps vs Air Conditioners: What's the Difference and Which One Should I Get?

Many homes in the Northeast were built without air conditioning systems, bu... Read full story ›

7 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality & Reduce Air Pollution in Your Home

Bumper-to-bumper interstate traffic. Billowing industrial smokestacks. Thes... Read full story ›

Why Won't Your HVAC Fan Turn Off?

Your HVAC fan should turn on and off with the rest of your heating and cool... Read full story ›

Choosing a Plumber: 5 Questions to Ask Before You Hire a Plumber

Are you considering hiring a contractor to solve a plumbing problem? We hav... Read full story ›

Green heat: eco-friendly home heating options

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

Prevention & maintenance of other home comfort systems

From plumbing systems to chimneys and dryer vents, we have great tips and a... Read full story ›

How to choose the best air conditioner for your home: Comparing HVAC systems

As the temperature starts to climb outside, it’s easy to see why air condit... Read full story ›

When do I need a plumber? Here are five reasons to call

Fortunately, major plumbing leaks don't often occur without warning. If you... Read full story ›

15 energy saving tips to help you save during spring & summer months

Stay cool this summer while also saving money and conserving energy. Discov... Read full story ›

Propane energy efficiency tips for your home

We're not just your total propane solutions provider, you can also count on... Read full story ›

Home generator tips and important safety information

Whether you're thinking of buying or installing a backup power generator or... Read full story ›

Winter home heating safety tips

1:00 - It's a fact. During the cold winter months, you just cannot be home ... Read full story ›

The facts about carbon monoxide safety, poisoning and detection

Learn about the silent killer - carbon monoxide. Your source for carbon mon... Read full story ›

Easy home appliance repair tips

Use these tips, advice and tricks to help make sure that some of your major... Read full story ›

Heating Oil and Propane Delivery Tips

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

Propane 101: It's not just for BBQs anymore!

Today, you can count on propane for so much more than small heaters and bac... Read full story ›

How to unclog a drain – A guide to unclogging sinks, showers, & more

A clogged drain is annoying and frustrating. Find out several different met... Read full story ›

What home services do you really need?

Trying to figure out what services you need for your home? We can help. Read full story ›

Failure prevention & maintenance of air conditioning equipment

You tune-up and get your car serviced to make sure that it always runs at p... Read full story ›

Plumbing tips and helpful information

Plumbing problems can happen in any home, at any time and for lots of diffe... Read full story ›

How to choose and install a whole home water filtration system

Home water filtration systems come in a variety of flavors and filter types... Read full story ›

3 reasons your furnace cycles on and off frequently

Have you ever thought "Why does my furnace keep shutting off?" You are not ... Read full story ›

Winter storm safety tips

Make sure that you and your home are prepared for any winter storms by usin... Read full story ›

What is a ductless AC mini-split system?

Just like any central AC system, ductless, mini-split AC systems place the ... Read full story ›

How to save energy in the fall & winter

Install a programmable thermostat and be sure to set temperatures lower at ... Read full story ›

Heating oil - the facts and more!

When we were younger, teachers and parents used to tell us we were never to... 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 s... Read full story ›

Hot water not working? Try these water heater troubleshooting tips.

If there’s one thing nobody enjoys, it’s being treated to a surprise cold s... Read full story ›

Looking for total home comfort services you can count on?

From home heating to cooling, Petro Home Services provides expert service f... Read full story ›

How to stay safe during extreme winter cold conditions

Record breaking low temps and heavy snow are bearing down on most of us and... Read full story ›