How do I know if my air conditioner needs to be serviced?

Well here we are in the midst of a very hot and sticky Summer 2019 here in Northern New Jersey…how is your home cooling system holding up? If you received your annual air conditioning service before summer began, chances are your central air conditioner or ductless system is probably faring well, despite operating nearly 24/7. […]

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Time to shop for an air conditioning system? Value is key!

When the time comes to replace your air conditioning system in your New Jersey home (or any other home comfort equipment, for that matter), you may be tempted to gather some estimates and simply opt for the most attractive bottom line. But beware: like most things in life, you get what you pay for. Many […]

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Carbon monoxide (CO) safety reminders

Most people know how dangerous carbon monoxide (CO) can be. But, do you know what causes a build-up of the potentially deadly gas in your home – or what to do if someone living with you displays signs of carbon monoxide poisoning? Here is a short carbon monoxide primer to help you with these important points […]

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Ductless vs. Window A/Cs: Six key advantages

If you don’t have ductwork built into your New Jersey home, you probably keep it cool by using window air conditioners. But there’s a much better (and less back-breaking) option for homes that can’t accommodate central air conditioning: a ductless mini-split system. Compared to window A/Cs, ductless systems are quieter and more efficient – and they […]

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Spring: The perfect time for your heating system maintenance

As we steam ahead into April, your thoughts will probably be turning to the warm weather tasks ahead, and to putting the heating season behind us. But, before you dive into spring cleaning, it’s a good idea to take care of one final heating season task in your NJ home: scheduling your annual heating system […]

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Seven cost-effective ways to save on your late winter / early spring energy bills

Believe it or not, we will soon be heading into the last month of winter 2018/19 – but that doesn’t mean your heating equipment is finished for the season, or that your heating bills will stop any time soon (since average temperatures in our NJ service area can dip into the 50s well into May). But […]

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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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