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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 …

How To Keep Warm Air Inside This Winter

January 27, 2020

How To Keep Warm Air Inside This Winter “Close the front door…do we live in a barn?” It’s a phrase most of us have heard at one point or another in our life – usually from the …

Heating System Maintenance Visits: What Are They Like?

December 23, 2019

Heating System Maintenance Visits: What Are They Like? Routine heating maintenance is one of the most important ways to protect the investment you’ve made in your home heating system – but what actually happens during annual …

How To Save On Heating Bills This Season

November 25, 2019

How To Save On Heating Bills This Season As temperatures drop, heating bills rise. But how much they rise can depend on how much time, effort, and sensible money you put into improving the energy efficiency …

Manage Your Own Heating Oil Deliveries in NY & CT

November 12, 2019

Want to Manage Your Own Heating Oil Deliveries in CT & NY? If you’re a resident or homeowner living in or around Westchester and Fairfield Counties, chances are that you use home heating oil to keep …

B5 and B20 Biofuel: What’s The Difference?

October 28, 2019

B5 and B20 Biofuel: What's The Difference? If you have heating oil delivered to your home anywhere in New York, you probably know that the State has mandated that all fuel oil sold must be Bioheat® …

What are the benefits of Automatic Fuel Delivery?

September 30, 2019

What are the benefits of Automatic Fuel Delivery? Most people don’t want to think about keeping one eye on their heating oil gauge (or dipping a stick in their tank, if it doesn’t have one) all …

Time for heating system maintenance…!

August 27, 2019

Time for heating system maintenance…! Don’t let the lingering summer heat fool you: now that Labor Day is upon us, cooler weather will soon be on its way to NY and CT, and before you know …