Tevis Energy News & Articles

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Heating Oil Tank Maintenance Tips

March 15, 2021

While the process of maintaining an oil tank is quite straightforward, it is vital because it not only improves your home’s energy efficiency but also prevents potential hazards from occurring. Additionally, it extends the lifespan of your oil tank. In this article, we discuss more information on oil tank maintenance.

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Listening For A Whistle With An Oil Delivery

March 8, 2021

During a heating oil delivery, you will hear a loud whistling sound that may be alarming to you. However, the whistling sound that you hear is a good sign. The noise is produced by the oil tank vent alarm. It is an expected and desired sound that should take place with every delivery.

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Stay Safe & Keep Your Heating Vent Pipe Clear

March 1, 2021

Whether you have a heating system that is brand new or a few years old, it is vital to ensure that it is operating safely. One aspect that many forget is to keep the vent pipe is clear at all times. In this article, we discuss why this is an absolute must.

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Carbon Monoxide Safety Reminders For This Heating Season

February 22, 2021

Although heating systems are durable, something might still go wrong down the line. It utilizes fuel to generate heat. Therefore, it produces carbon monoxide as a byproduct during the combustion process. Keep in mind that carbon monoxide (CO) can put you and your family at risk if it is not contained correctly.

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Five Things To Consider When Choosing A Heating Oil Supplier

February 15, 2021

Home heating oil price is not the only factor to consider when choosing a trustworthy heating oil supplier. In Maryland and Pennsylvania, there are hundreds of home heating oil and fuel suppliers to choose from. This article discusses five things to consider before settling on the best one that works for you.

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What Are The Pros Of Oil-Fired Water Heaters?

February 8, 2021

If you use oil to heat your home, then it is likely that you can also use your heating equipment for domestic hot water. You can have your heating system attached to a direct or indirect water heater. In this article, we explore the benefits of oil-fired water heaters.

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Key Factors Affecting Propane Prices Throughout The Year

February 1, 2021

The cost of propane rises and falls at different points of the year. While the price of propane might seem random, there are a number of market forces that influence these price changes. By finding out what these are, you can get a better understanding of propane values at any time.

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Discount vs. Full Service Oil Company: What’s The Difference?

January 25, 2021

Choosing the best heating oil company for your home can be quite a challenging task. Both discount and full-service oil companies offer a set of unique benefits to homeowners. The difference will depend on the homeowner, their specific home heating needs, and what will ultimately work best for them.

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How To Combat Dry Air Symptoms In Winter

January 18, 2021

Winter brings with it many wonderful things. However, it also comes with several inconveniences, such as dry indoor air. This issue can actually cause several potentially harmful problems. This article discusses dry air symptoms, how it impacts your home’s air quality and a few suggestions on how to resolve the issue.

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