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Propane: The “I’ll Make Your Summer Better” Fuel

Memorial Day is almost here, which means summer can’t be far behind here in the Worcester area.


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Why Install a Propane Water Heater in Your Massachusetts Home?

You may not realize it, but about one-fifth of your monthly home energy use comes from heating water for your taps and appliances.


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Payment Options from Pioneer: A Simple Way to Fewer Surprises in 2019/20

When it comes to paying your propane or heating oil bill, most people want as few surprises as possible, since they usually mean that your bill is higher than you expected.


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Can I Convert My Gas Appliances to Use a Different Fuel?

It’s a question we get asked quite often from our Massachusetts customers, and the short answer is “maybe” – as long as the work is done by a professional, licensed technician.


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Three To-Dos for Your Home Heating System This Spring

If you’re like most of us living here Worcester County, you’re probably itching to turn off your home heating system for good in the coming weeks (don’t worry, it’s coming…).


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Toward More Earth-Friendly A/C?

With the 49th annual Earth Day on its way later this month, it’s a good time to think about ways to tread a little lighter on the only planet we have.


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Insulation Basics

It may not be as “sexy” as installing a new kitchen or investing in a high-tech HVAC system, but if you want one of the best bang-for-the-buck ways to…


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Score a Deal on a New Heating System with the Swing into Spring Event from Pioneer Oil and Propane

Spring is usually the best time to shop for new heating equipment – it’s generally easier to get a convenient appointment time, and prices are usually at their lowest of the year thanks to aggressive government and manufacturer incentives.


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Why Should I Own a Propane Whole House Generator?

Severe weather can strike at any moment here in Central Massachusetts, especially during spring storm season – and with that severe weather can come inconvenient or even dangerous power outages.


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Propane Space Heater Safety Tips

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), space heaters account for more than 40 percent of house fires in the U.S. – more than any cause except cooking accidents.