December 20, 2017

How To Use Less Oil

Winters in Pennsylvania can be harsh, cold, and long making it costly to heat your home comfortably.  Aside from using a form of supplemental heat like space heaters, fireplaces, or stoves, many homeowners believe there is little they can do to control their monthly energy expenses.  Here are a few suggestions to help stretch your […]

December 7, 2017

Just Got A Delivery & Still Have No Heat?

It’s that time of year again and we are receiving many phone calls from customers who forgot to call and order fuel oil for their home or business before they turned their heat on.   Now they’ve run out and have no heat…time to panic.  The best thing to do is call your go-to oil company […]

October 9, 2017

HVAC Maintenance Plans

HVAC Service Contracts..Are They a Smart Investment? Service agreements can be called many things, such as a service policy, maintenance agreement, or HVAC contract, but all serve a common purpose: to protect the homeowner against costly repair bills to their heating or cooling system. Essentially, they are like taking an insurance policy out on your […]

August 3, 2017

How To Choose the Right HVAC Contractor

How to choose an HVAC contractor can be a confusing concept for the average home owner.  Not only is the market saturated with companies to choose from, there are many details to consider that can vary by the type of job.  However big or small your job may be, it is important to take this […]

June 29, 2017

Attic Ventilation and HVAC

For many homeowners, the attic is merely an afterthought when it comes to routine maintenance.  However, by having your attic’s ventilation and insulation inspected annually, it can save you from costly repairs and replacements. Your attic, if properly ventilated, allows for outside air flow which is critical for overall attic health.  In the summer, outside […]

March 21, 2017

Should you have your furnace cleaned?

The simple answer is yes.                  And here is why….. Fuel burning equipment creates elements of combustion as a product of the heat generation for your home.  These elements will continue to accumulate inside your system and can cause big problems if left to their own devices.  Successful […]

March 7, 2017

Mini-Splits: What are they?

What is a mini split? Mini-splits are heating and cooling systems that allow you to control the temperatures in individual rooms or spaces.  With two main components, an outdoor compressor/condenser and an indoor air-handling unit, they are easy to install.  They make great systems for whole home or new constructions and are excellent retrofit options […]

February 22, 2017

Whole Home Humidifiers….Stop the Static Cling!

For most, humidity is associated with the hot and sticky feeling that summer in Pennsylvania can bring.  However, a certain level of humidity is necessary to keep your indoor air balanced and healthy.  Dry air is not only uncomfortable but can be harmful to both your health and your home.  Whole home humidifiers can significantly […]

January 12, 2017

HELP! What to do if you’re about to run out of oil….

First, don’t panic. Whether you’re running extremely low or you’ve run out completely…this will walk you through what to do.  Start by calling your fuel oil supplier to find out what your options would be for their next delivery day to your area.  Depending on the company, some may have same-day options available for a […]

December 29, 2016

How To: Changing your Air Filters

  I need to change my furnace’s air filters, where do I begin?   Changing your disposable air filters is easy to do and should be done every 1-3 months.  First, you want to make sure you have the correct size.   To determine which size you will need, read the outside of the old filter […]


Current Central PA Heating Fuel Prices: Oil – $2.899 /gallon; Kerosene – $3.799/gallon; Blend – $3.349/gallon (Prices effective on orders placed on or after 1/11/18)