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Save on Home Energy Bills When You’re on Vacation

If you’re planning to spend a few weeks in the Cape or Nantucket this summer, you have probably budgeted for your rental – or for the utility costs in your offseason home.

Pool heater

Which Kind of Pool Heater Should I Use?

If you own an outdoor pool in Central Massachusetts, you probably know that the weather here in the Worcester area can vary quite a bit in the summer…

HVAC tips for pet owners

HVAC Tips for Pet Owners

Our pets are a constant source of affection and companionship – and sometimes a little more than that.

Thermostat fan settings

How Can HVAC Fan Settings Affect Your IAQ and Utility Bills

If you have been using your thermostat for a while, you probably know that it has two fan settings: “AUTO” and “ON.”

Propane makes grilling better

Four Reasons Propane Makes Grilling Better

We recently talked about all the ways that propane can make your summer better – and that’s especially true when it comes to grilling.


Why Buy Propane During the Summer Months?

When it comes to propane delivery, timing is everything: order your fuel at one time of the year and you could pay a significantly more for it than you would at another.

Fire pit outdoor living

Six Summer Propane Safety Reminders for Your Outdoor Living Space

When it comes to summer outdoor fun, propane delivers – whether it’s powering your home spa or pool, your propane fire pit, or your built-in propane grill.

Crowd of people

Avoid the Crowds: Service Your Heating System This Summer

Well, here we are in late May here in Massachusetts and we continue to rely on our heating systems to take the edge off our still-chilly MA nights and mornings.

Propane outdoors

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.

Bathroom shower head

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.