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HVAC problems and fixes for pet owners

HVAC Problems And Fixes For Pet Owners

A cat or dog can bring so much joy to our lives – but they can also create special problems when it comes to keeping your home heating and cooling equipment running the way it should.


Can a ductless air conditioner save me money?

Can A Ductless Air Conditioner Save Me Money?

When most people think of a home cooling system, they either think of a central AC or window units. But there’s a third home option to consider: a ductless air conditioning system.


Predictability can be a good thing…

Predictability Can Be A Good Thing…

We live in uncertain times – and whenever that’s true, it’s nice to find small ways to make life a little more “boring” and predictable.


Don’t forget your heating system this summer!

Don’t Forget Your Heating System This Summer!

Taking care of your heating system is probably not top of mind for most people as we begin summer 2020 – but the way things are going right now, it’s probably a good idea to stay one step ahead of any potential problem.


Propane appliances: The more, the better

Propane Appliances: The More, the Better

If you heat your home with propane, you know it’s one of the most effective and efficient fuels around. So why aren’t you using it in other places around your home?


Spoil the rod, spare the tank: The sacrificial rod in your water heater

Spoil The Rod, Spare The Tank: The Sacrificial Rod In Your Water Heater

When water and steel get together, it usually doesn’t end well for steel.


Propane grilling safety for summer 2020

Propane Grilling Safety For Summer 2020

Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner – and although we may need keep our gatherings a little smaller this year, we can still fire our propane grills for some delicious flame-broiled meals.


Why you should order heating oil during the offseason

Why Order Heating Oil During The Offseason?

Scheduling a heating oil delivery might not be at the top of your to-do list as we head into the opening month of summer 2020…


Outdoor fun with propane

Outdoor Spring and Summer Fun With Propane

We’ve spent a lot of time inside the last few months, but that’s sure to change as the weather starts to warm in Massachusetts – especially if you have a comfortable outdoor area to escape to.


Cut your water heater bill with these tips

Cut Your Water Heater Bill With These Four Tips

In a normal month, water heating will gobble up about one-fifth of the energy used in your Massachusetts home…