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Busting five common heating oil myths

oil fieldHeating oil has been in widespread use in U.S. homes since the 1930s, ever since the Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company introduced the first oil-fired burners.

But despite that longevity, misconceptions still exist about heating oil – thanks largely to the fuel’s poor environmental performance up until the 1970s.

We’re here to set the record straight by busting some long-held myths about heating oil for your Hudson Valley home. Here are five of the most common ones:

To get the facts about today’s heating oil for your Dutchess, Columbia, Orange, Sullivan, Delaware, Greene, or Ulster County home, contact the heating oil pros at Economy Oil today!