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Boiler Vs. Furnace: What’s The Difference?

November 23, 2020

Boiler Vs. Furnace: What’s The Difference? Ask some people what type of heating system they have, and they will answer “a furnace” – when what they actually have is a boiler. The differences between these two …

Why Choose Automatic Fuel Delivery?

October 26, 2020

Why Choose Automatic Fuel Delivery? Most people don’t want to think very much about their heating oil – and no one wants to deal with the consequences of running out of fuel in the dead of …

Home Heating Systems: What Are My Choices?

September 28, 2020

Home Heating Systems: What Are My Choices? When it comes time to replace your heating system– or to install one in your newly-built Connecticut or northern Westchester County home – there are many options to choose …

What Is An Indirect-Fired Water Heater?

August 24, 2020

What Is an Indirect-Fired Water Heater? An indirect-fired water heater could be a smart way to heat the water in your Connecticut or northern Westchester County home – but most people don’t know a whole lot …

Heating Oil Tank Summer Care: Five Ways

July 27, 2020

Heating Oil Tank Summer Care: Five Ways Your heating oil tank is built to last fifteen years or more – especially if it is regularly maintained by a qualified heating professional. But that doesn’t mean …

3 Ways To Make Your Life Easier In The Months Ahead

June 22, 2020

3 Ways To Make Your Life Easier In The Months Ahead You’ve got enough on our mind these days without having to worry about managing your heating oil bills – so why not let us do the …

Why Now Is A Good Time To Schedule Heating System Maintenance

May 28, 2020

Why Now Is a Good Time to Schedule Heating System Maintenance When many people consider maintenance for their home comfort systems this time of year, their thoughts often turn to their home cooling system. But late …

Bioheat®: The Earth Day Heating Oil

April 27, 2020

Bioheat®: The Earth Day Heating Oil The year 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and this year’s theme for the celebration was “Climate Action.” That’s good news if you’re a Westmore Fuel customer, …

System 2000 – A Different Kind Of Boiler

March 30, 2020

System 2000 – A different kind of boiler When it comes to comparing boilers, one measure you’ll hear a lot about is AFUE, or Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency rating. Think of AFUE as you would MPG …

What Are The Best Settings For My Programmable Thermostat?

February 24, 2020

What are the best settings for my programmable thermostat? For most people, a thermostat is a box on the wall that they visit to turn up temperatures when they’re too cold. But if you have a …