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Heating Oil 101

Some Important Info Fall is here and chances are you’ve already begun turning up the thermostat. This is the beginning of the heating season, which means your boiler or furnace is going to consume more heating oil now than it did during the summer. Have you ever found yourself wondering about the heating oil your […]

What Kind of Oil Is Heating Oil?

The Basics We’ve already experienced some chilly mornings and evenings here in the Hudson Valley. That means the heating season has begun. Thermostats are being turned up and furnaces and boilers throughout the region have already begun working to keep their homes comfortably warm. Now that the heating season is here, your need for heating […]

Fuel Payment Assistance This Season

Help Is Available The past two years have been particularly difficult for a lot of us. If an illness (Covid or other), the loss of a spouse, the loss of a job, or any other financial hardship has left you struggling to pay your energy bills, Economy Oil wants you know that help is available. […]

How Safe Is Heating Oil?

Is It a Good Choice for Your Home? Do you wonder about the safety of using heating oil in your Hudson Valley home? You should know that oil heat is a safe and affordable way to heat your home. You can feel good about being a heating oil customer, and you can feel even better […]

Why You Should Buy a Home That Uses Heating Oil

Are you looking to purchase a home in the Hudson Valley? There’s a lot to consider. How many bedrooms do you need? Do you want an open concept? Do you want a home that’s move-in ready, or are you willing to go with a fixer-upper? What are the must-haves for you and your family? Here’s […]

Heating Oil Tank Summer Maintenance

Fill It Up! Because you live in the Hudson Valley, you are used to relying on your heating system to keep you warm and comfortable all winter. If you’re a responsible heating oil customer, you never want to get caught with an empty heating oil tank, so you vigilantly check your tank’s level and call […]

Your Furnace & Carbon Monoxide Safety

What You Need to Know about This Poisonous Gas At Economy Oil, we pride ourselves on providing our Hudson Valley customers with quality heating oil at the best possible price. We also care about the safety of our customers. If you have a furnace in your home, it’s important for the health and safety of […]

A Message to Our Heating Oil Customers

Understanding the Market & Price Fluctuations World events have left many markets volatile. From supply chain delays to the price of gas for your car, the past two years have been a challenge for all of us. Present events are now causing volatility in the heating oil market. And when the price of oil rises […]

How Long Does Heating Oil Last?

Does Yours Need To Be Replaced? It’s a familiar adage, “nothing lasts forever.” When you buy milk and meat, you pay attention to the expiration dates. When you buy fresh fruits and vegetables, you know you only have so long to eat them before they start to go bad. Have you ever wondered if the […]

How To Read an Oil Fuel Gauge

Winter in the Hudson Valley can be harsh. Colder days mean your heating system needs to work harder to keep you and your family comfortable. It also means your heating oil consumption can increase sharply when there’s a cold snap. Because of how important it is to avoid having an empty oil tank, it’s also […]