R.F. Ohl Fuel & Energy Articles

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Should My Furnace Smell Like Heating Oil?

March 1, 2021

If you use heating oil and smell an odor, you have to figure out quickly what the issue is. Heating oil does have a unique oil smell but with a proper containment system, this should not be a problem. If the issue continues, consult a technician from R. F. Ohl.

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The Advantages Of Ultra-Low Sulfur Heating Oil

December 7, 2020

Those living in Pennsylvania who use oil as their fuel source can now enjoy the benefits of an ultra-low sulfur option in heating oil or ULSHO. This article will explore what ULSHO is, including what it is and how commercial and residential property owners can benefit from it.

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Interesting Things to Know About Home Heating Oil

September 29, 2020

We are approaching winter and it is during this time that most people begin to think about the best way to keep their households warm. Everyone wants a method of heating their home which is not only efficient but also cost-effective. There are various fuel options available, and you can incorporate certain methods to ensure…

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Top Energy-Saving Tips For Spring And Summer

May 4, 2020

Winter has gone and soon, the summer months will begin. Although we won’t be using our heating systems, we will soon have to depend on our cooling units to keep our homes cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, operating HVAC systems consumes a lot of energy. You also have to shell out quite a sum of money.…

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Best Ways To Figure Out Your Oil Tank Levels

March 3, 2020

  Whenever you drive your car, you likely keep a pretty close eye on your fuel level to make sure that you don’t run out of oil before you get where you’re going. You may even make a quick stop at the nearest service station to get a refill if the tank is running close…

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6 Ways To Reduce Your Heating Oil Costs This Winter

January 6, 2020

In many areas throughout the US, winter comes with the need to turn on the heat to stay warm. The winter season is also a time when fuel oil and energy costs rise. Fortunately, there are some practical ways to keep heating oil costs down without the need to install fancy equipment or gadgets. Best…

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Effective Ways To Keep Your Heating Oil Costs Down

March 4, 2019

As you are probably very well aware of, the winter season causes a dramatic increase in your energy bills. The extra heat required in your dwelling also impacts your carbon footprint on the environment. Fortunately, if you are looking for ways to lower your heating oil and energy costs, there are several tips you can…

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Facts About The Natural Gas Price Increase

January 7, 2019

Autumn has reached its end and most people are currently engaged in last-minute preparations for winter. This includes having home heating systems thoroughly inspected to ensure that these units are prepared for the demands that lie ahead. It’s likely the case that a lot of homeowners are researching heating oil and natural gas prices right…

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Best Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

September 11, 2017

The shorter days are a clear indication that summer is past and autumn is on the horizon. As the weather gets cooler, now is a good time to take care of home maintenance issues that can be difficult to accomplish during the busy holiday period or when there is excessive snow, sleet and cold. In this article, you will find some tips for general fall maintenance. Click here to read more.

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