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Don’t Let Your Heating Oil Tank Run Dry!

Never get caught without enough heating oil Fall has come to the Hudson Valley. The leaves are turning beautiful shades of orange, red, and yellow. Autumn decorations are going up. And almost everywhere you go, you’ll find the aroma of pumpkin spice. As the temperatures start to drop, now is a great time to make […]

Are Fuel Oil Furnaces Very Efficient?

What is an AFUE Rating? What’s the best way to heat your Hudson Valley home? As experts in the heating business for over thirty years, we here at Economy Oil encourage you to consider the advantages to choosing a heating oil furnace. Heating oil furnace benefits Here are some advantages to heating oil furnaces: Location, […]

What Should I Set My Thermostat at To Save Money?

According to a recent study, about nine out of ten Americans say they rarely (or never) program their thermostat – mostly because they’re not sure how to do it. If you’re one of those nine people, we urge you to invest a little time in the coming weeks to learn how set your thermostat! That’s because […]

Why Should You Choose Us as Your Heating Oil Supplier?

We’ve heard it before: Heating oil is heating oil, isn’t it? Why does it matter who I buy it from? The problem is that it does matter who you buy heating from – and not just because of the price. Don’t get us wrong – we love giving you the same quality fuel you get from […]

Don’t Forget To Top Off Your Tank This Summer!

Summer is just weeks away, and soon it will be time to give your heating system a much-needed rest. But before you shutter your equipment for the season, we suggest doing two things, if you haven’t already: schedule routine heating maintenance and top of your tank. The first of these suggestions probably makes sense – after […]

How Big Of An Oil Tank Do I Need?

If you’re heating oil storage tank is more than 15 years old, it could be due (or even overdue) for a replacement – especially if you have a single-walled steel tank (not sure what you have? We can help you with determining that). The question is, how large of a heating oil tank will you […]

Could Your Heating System Be Adding Dust To Your Home?

Have you ever noticed dust in your home not long after doing a thorough cleaning and wondered why? Believe it or not, the culprit could be your home heating system. That’s right: one possible source of excess dust in your home could be your forced-air heating equipment. The good news is, if that’s the case, […]

My Oil Furnace Is Making Funny Noises!

If you have owned your oil furnace for a while, you’re probably familiar with its normal clicks and whirrs. But sometimes, your furnace will make a sound that isn’t normal – a sound that indicates a problem requiring help from a heating repair professional. Possible Causes Of Furnace Noises Here are three issues that could make […]

How Much Heating Oil Will I Need This Winter?

We had a relatively mild start to winter this year here in the Hudson Valley, but temperatures in New York State are dropping thanks to our old friend the polar vortex. Of course, colder weather means your heating equipment will be getting more of a workout in the coming months, which will have a big […]

Ways To Save On Your Heating Bills This Winter

We’ve had a relatively mild winter so far this year, but we all know how quickly that can change here in the Hudson Valley. When it does, you’ll be paying more to stay safe and comfortable as your furnace or boiler labors to keep pace with dropping temperatures. The good news is If that there […]