Oil Heating System DIY Troubleshooting Tips

Issues with heating systems are reality, and most people having a heating system in their home experienced them at one time or another. However, many of these are just minor kinks that most of us […]

Radiator Vs. Forced Air – Which is Better for Home Heating?

When moving to a new home, one of the most important things to check is how the heat is delivered from the central unit to the rooms. There are two ways of transferring heat: by […]

Three Steps to DIY Heating System Testing

One of worst problems you can have with your heating system is need repair in the beginning of the heating season. If you detect serious issues in late October you may have problems with getting […]

When is the best time to tune-up your furnace or boiler

Your furnace or boiler, just like any other technical device, needs to be properly maintained to provide you with reliable operation. For oil-fired furnace and boilers, annual tune-up is the most important maintenance task. As […]

DIY Oil Filter Replacement – How to Replace an Oil Filter for Your Oil-Fired Furnace or Boiler

Oil filter is a very important part of your oil heat systems. It stops all particles that can be found in the oil, preventing the nozzle from clogging. These filters work almost the same as […]

What you need to know before replacing your old oil burner

Oil heating systems can last very long. Quality systems with proper maintenance can last up to 20 years or more and it’s not uncommon to live up to 25 years. It is hard to estimate […]

What is Oil Tank Sludge and How to Prevent It

Heating oil sludge is a common name for deposits of impurities found at the bottom of your oil tank. Hard to notice, as it lies deep in the oil tank, sludge represents a multitude of […]

What’s a Waste Oil Burner and How to Use It

A waste oil burner is a type of heating system that turns used oil into thermal energy or heat. Waste oil burners are usually applied in premises of businesses that produce waste oil such as […]

How to Make Your Furnace Burn Less Oil

Oil heating systems have always been renowned for their durability when compared to natural gas, propane, electric and other heating systems. However, as any equipment they require frequent and scheduled maintenance to achieve a long […]

Oil Burner Prices – How much does an oil-fired furnace cost?

No matter what fuel you choose for heating, your system will have a burner or furnace as its core component. It is a device which releases heat from the fuel, and needs to be constructed […]

Heating and Cooling System Basics Every Homeowner Should Know

Technological advancement has brought us a fair choice of heating and cooling systems. Now we can choose among various fuels, heat delivery options, control devices and more. Here are the basics of heating and cooling […]

C.O.D. Fuel Oil or Delivery Contract – Pros and Cons

If your home is fuel oil heated, you should know that there are two options to pay for delivered fuel: Cash on Delivery (COD) or delivery contract. There are many types of contracts available. Some include “complete” […]

How to prime your oil burner

Although it is highly recommended not to burn all of the oil in your tank and run out, many users forget to order oil until their tanks are almost empty. Even if you make timely […]

How to do basic do-it-yourself Oil Burner Service – DIY Burner Maintenance

Proper maintenance is a key to long life of your heating oil system. Properly maintained oil furnaces can last as long as 20 years without losing much of efficacy. To achieve this you will not […]

How to tell if you need burner service and how often should you service your oil burner

Oil heating systems are known for their durability. They can last more than a double longer than propane-run systems. It is not uncommon for oil furnaces and burners to last for 30 years. This can […]

Oil Burner Service and Burner Repair

Because of the tough winters on Long Island Oil burner service and repair is one of the costly home maintenance expenses for Long island home owners. Our technicians work closely with clients to do required […]