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Propane water heater

How Tankless Propane Water Heaters Work

If I say “water heater,” most of you will probably think about a bulky, tin can-looking tank that takes up lots of space in your basement and runs out of hot water when you’re enjoying a long shower.


Beat the crowd

Save Money and Beat the Crowds by Getting a Jump on Your Annual AC Maintenance

While you’re busy cleaning out closets driving the kids to baseball practice in the coming months, keep in mind that…


BTU acronym

From AFUEs to BTUs – Energy Efficiency Acronym 101

We know today’s alphabet soup of energy efficiency acronyms can be confusing – so we’ve put together this simple guide…


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One Simple Thing You Can Do to Help Us with Your Heating Oil Deliveries

Pioneer works hard every day to keep your family warm and safe throughout the winter.


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8 Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency in Your Massachusetts Home (Part 2)

In our last blog, we looked at four ways to save on your home energy bill by improving efficiency in and around your home.


Energy Efficiency

8 Ways to Improve Energy Efficiency in Your Massachusetts Home (Part 1)

We’re all looking for ways to save money on our energy bills and have a more comfortable home. But what are the best ways to do it?


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Carbon Monoxide 101

Chances are you know that Carbon Monoxide (CO) is dangerous. But how much do you really know about CO?


Wishing Our Central Massachusetts Neighbors a Joyful Holiday Season

As we near the end of the year, we here at Pioneer Oil & Propane wanted to once again thank you for your business – and to remind…


The Many Gifts of Propane

The holiday season is a time for giving gifts. But propane is the energy source that keeps on giving all year long.


The Pilot Light on My Gas Furnace Went Out. What Should I Do?

One of the most common reasons your heating systems stops working is because the pilot light on your furnace goes out.