What temperature is best for your home?

Managing the temperature of your New Jersey home with a thermostat is one of the easiest ways we know to save on your heating oil bills. If you don’t have a programmable thermostat, getting one is a smart move; if you use it correctly, it could save you 10 percent on your energy bill – […]

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Warm home

How Do I Extend the Life of My Furnace?

A furnace is a significant investment for you as a homeowner, and with care it could last 15 years or more – at least on paper.

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Hearing sound

What’s That Whistling Sound Coming from My Oil Tank?

If you’ve been a heating oil customer for a while, this is probably a familiar scenario for you: your heating oil delivery crew arrives one cold winter morning…

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Reduce your carbon footprint

Go Green with Bioheat This Winter

Want a great way to shrink the carbon footprint of your NJ home without the costs and hassles of swapping out your oil-fired home heating system?

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What’s an indirect-fired water heater?

Heating water for your home appliances and taps can account for about 18 percent of your monthly energy bill on average, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. But what if you could heat your water for substantially less…or even free for part of the year? You can when you install and operate an indirect […]

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Mother and son outdoors in autumn

Five Ways to Make Life Easier This Heating Season

September is upon us here in New Jersey, which means that it’s just a matter of time before cool days and nights start to arrive.

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Programmable thermostat

Should I Buy a Smart Thermostat?

One of the best bang for the buck ways to cut your energy bills in summer (or any season) is to install a programmable thermostat:

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A/C System

Does Your A/C System Have Outdated Refrigerant?

The extended phase out of R-22—the refrigerant used in older home air conditioning systems—has been ongoing for decades now.

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Our Website has a Whole New Look

Since Natalie Cluen took over Hilltop Energy, we’ve taken a customer-first approach to serving our friends and neighbors in northern New Jersey.

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