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Your home is one of your most valuable possessions, and at Petro Home Services, we are committed to ensuring that it remains safe, secure, energy-efficient and well-maintained. Our educations resources are focused on home services, including home automation, generators, appliance repair and more to improve your lifestyle. We offer everything from home safety to energy saving tips. Doing as much research as possible before calling a professional can save you a lot of time and money, because you may know what you are looking for before you even pick up the phone. Feel free to search through our home services resources and see if we can help to answer some of the questions you may have about various home systems, installations and maintenance requirements for keeping your home up-to-date and in top-notch condition.

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

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

AHRI recommends homeowners replace flood damaged HVAC equipment

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

Money Saving Energy Tips

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

How to Prep Your Fireplace & Chimney for Winter

With winter steadily approaching, the fireplace season is upon us. Whether yo... 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 ch... 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 ›

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 helpf... Read full story ›

Why fireplace safety and cleaning your chimney matter

Fireplace safety and cleaning your chimney are incredibly important, learn more! 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 ›

Winterizing your home: how to avoid frozen pipes and more

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

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

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

Prevention & maintenance of other home comfort systems

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

Home generator tips and important safety information

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

Winter home heating safety tips

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

The facts about carbon monoxide safety, poisoning and detection

Learn about the silent killer - carbon monoxide. Your source for carbon monox... 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 metho... 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 ›

Winter storm safety tips

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

Need Help?

If you can’t find the information that you’re looking for, or you have a specific question for a professional, please don’t hesitate to contact a Petro Home Services professional today. Our home automation and energy-efficiency experts can help you find the exact solution and equipment that you’re looking for to stay relaxed and comfortable in your home.