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My furnace won’t stop running – what should I do?

Having heat is winter is obviously a good thing during winter here in Connecticut – but sometimes you can have too much of a good thing. “Too much” can happen if your home heating system is constantly running even after the target thermostat temperature is reached. On the other end of the spectrum, a heating system […]

How can I save money with my furnace this winter?

Did you know that you use about 80 percent of your heating oil or propane for the year between mid-November and mid-March? That can make for some pretty high bills during those months (unless you’re a Jennings E-Z Pay customer, in which case you’ll pay the same amount month after month no matter how much […]

Winter propane safety tips

Propane is one of the best ways to keep your family warm and safe when temperatures drop here in Connecticut – but as with any fuel, you have to know what to do if the unexpected happens. Here are five key propane safety tips for the late fall and winter: Keep an eye on your propane […]

Running out of heating oil

How Do I Keep from Running out of Heating Oil?

Life can get pretty busy this time of year, with school, work, and family responsibilities all taking up space in your mind and day planner.

Furnace heating season

How Do I Get My Furnace Ready for Heating Season?

Fall 2019 has had a slow onset here in Connecticut – the leaves are only now beginning to change in Fairfield, Litchfield, and New Haven counties as temperatures begin their annual descent.

Fall/winter home energy efficiency tips

Fall is knocking on our door here in Fairfield, New Haven, and Litchfield counties – and with cool weather heading our way, the first heating bills of the season won’t be far behind. If you’re looking for ways to shrink those bills as much as possible, here are some cost-effective ways to do it. Free fixes […]

Should I switch to a propane water heater?

The type of water heater you pick can have a surprising impact on your quality of life: not only will it affect how much you spend on your energy bills in your Connecticut home (since nearly 20 percent of your energy bills could come from heating water), but it will also influence your property value, […]

Teaching propane safety to your kids

Teaching Propane Safety to Your Kids

Now that school is out here in Connecticut, your children will probably be spending much more time at home; if you use propane appliances, it’s a great time to review how to identify and respond to propane emergencies.

Summer: A great time for propane equipment maintenance

Summer 2019 is upon us (finally!) – which means that soon you’ll be relying on your air conditioning system to keep your Connecticut home comfortable (if you need to schedule your annual professional air conditioning maintenance, do it soon: with a hot, sticky summer predicted, you’re going to need it). But summer isn’t just a good […]

Get ready for the heat

Get Ready for the Heat: Five Things to Do for Your Central Air Conditioner

Believe it or not, warm weather will eventually make its way to Connecticut this year – and when it does, it will likely come with a vengeance.