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Get Better Performance from Your Propane Appliances, Part 3 of 4: Your Propane Cooking Range

If you’re using a propane cooking range, you’re already saving as much as 50 percent of the energy you’d use if you had an electric stove and cooktop.


Hot water heater

Get Better Performance from Your Propane Appliances, Part 2 of 4: Your Propane Water Heater

Your propane water heater is a workhorse in your Massachusetts home – and you pay for its labor to the tune of a about 20 percent of your monthly energy bill.


Clothes dryer

Get Better Performance from Your Propane Appliances, Part 1 of 4: Your Propane Clothes Dryer

If you own a propane clothes dryer, you’re already paying less to dry your clothes than your electric dryer-owning neighbors – and getting longer-lasting clothes to boot (since gas-powered dryers reduce static cling).


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Save Money and Stay More Comfortable with These Eight Energy-Saving Tips for Fall and Winter

Another September is winding down, and despite the unseasonably warm temperatures we’ve been seeing here in Massachusetts, we all know what’s coming.


Setting the thermostat

What Are the Best Settings for My Thermostat?

Finding a thermostat temperature that balances cost and comfort is the key to getting the most from your home heating system. The question is, how do you do that in your Massachusetts home?


Porpane gas log set

Upgrade Your Winter with a Propane Fire Feature (Part 2 of 2)

In part one of this blog, we talked about some important considerations if you want to install a propane fireplace from scratch.


Living room fireplace

Upgrade Your Winter with a Propane Fire Feature (Part 1 of 2)

Who doesn’t love sitting in front of a fire on a cold January night in Massachusetts?


Propane gas range

Five Ways Propane Could Make Your Life Better This Fall and Winter

You probably know propane is one of best ways to keep your home warm through the cool fall and cold winter months here in Massachusetts.


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Earn $50 for You AND a Friend with Our Refer a Friend Program!

Think a friend might benefit from being a Pioneer customer? If you send them our way, you could earn cash for both of you!


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Stay One Step Ahead: Call Today to Schedule Your Annual Heating System Maintenance

The hazy, lazy days of summer are still upon us here in Massachusetts, but don’t let the weather fool you into forgetting we live in New England – and that cool days and nights are not far away.