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Why is Propane Considered “Green?”

Get reliable delivery of clean-burning propane from Pioneer Oil and Propane Around the country, including right here in Central Massachusetts, there is a movement afoot to convert homes to run completely on electricity for heating, water heating, cooking, and other purposes. The incorrect idea that electricity is the most environmentally friendly energy source is behind […]


Why Your Bills Are Going Up Dear Valued Customer, Once again, we’re seeing energy prices surge across the board. We know how painful that can be for our customers. It’s painful for us, as well. What’s Going On? Gasoline has risen more than a dollar more per gallon vs. a year ago. Natural gas prices […]

There Are Weird Smells Coming From My Vents

Do I need my furnace to be repaired? As winter drags on here in Central Massachusetts, you’re going to be relying heavily on your furnace to keep you and your home warm, safe and comfortable. If you maintain your furnace properly with annual maintenance tune-ups by Pioneer Oil and Propane’s skilled service technicians, it will […]

What Size Heating Oil Tank Do I Need?

Pioneer Oil & Propane is here to help! Heating oil tanks are built to last. However, you’ll eventually need to replace the one at your Central Massachusetts home. If your heating oil tank is more than 20 years old, it’s time to start planning to replace it. You don’t want to be caught off guard […]

Why Furnace Air Filters Need To Be Changed

This simple task offers several benefits! Winter brings extra chores here in Central Massachusetts such as shoveling snow, spreading de-icer on the driveway and walkways, and mopping up melted snow by the door. There’s something else you need to do: Change your furnace’s air filter. Set a reminder on your phone or write on your […]

The Benefits of Propane Space Heaters

Enjoy comfort and money savings! Winter has been pretty chilly recently here in Central Massachusetts. When the thermometer dips, we turn up the heat in our homes and worry about our heating bills. Pioneer Oil & Propane wants to make sure you and your home are safely warm this winter. That’s why we offer a […]

Propane and Winter Storm Readiness

Ways to use the fuel safely There are many things that residents here in Central Massachusetts do to prepare for a winter storm. One of those things should be preparing your propane and your propane-fueled home. This involves knowing how to use your propane in general and knowing how to use your propane-powered appliances safely. […]

Watching Your Propane Supply

How to keep it full and secure this winter If we had to guess, we would say with some certainty that you want your Central Massachusetts home’s propane supply to be full and secure, especially during the winter season. After all, no one ever wants to run out of propane, especially when the temperatures outside […]

Is Your Furnace at Risk?

Watch Out for These Warning Signs You have a furnace and, if you’re anything like most people in Central Maine, you use it quite often during the winter. And, as your furnace is working, you, of course, want to know that it’s functioning properly and is doing its job. But what if your furnace was […]

What is Renewable Propane?

And what are the benefits? We are currently living through a time where people, companies and organizations are more aware than ever of what’s both good and bad for the environment. That applies to energy producers, which is why they have started to make and produce renewable propane. In fact, the supply of renewable propane […]