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October 15, 2018

Fall Maintenance Tips for your home and autos

Carving pumpkins, choosing a Halloween costume, decorating the front porch, and baking everything apple and pumpkin flavored are just a few of the to-dos on many family’s Fall checklist, but making sure your home and autos are ready for the season are just as important as prepping for those tricker treaters. We get it, no […]

September 30, 2018

Safety tips for storing diesel on your job site

Not having to worry about running to the gas station, and finding a gas station that carries diesel, can be a huge time saver for your business if you utilize a large quantity of diesel fuel for your equipment. Storing diesel fuel onsite offers many advantages if you follow the safety requirements. One of the […]

September 15, 2018

Backup Generator Maintenance tips

September is National Preparedness Month and it serves as a reminder to make sure you and your family are prepared should a disaster occur. Your family should have an emergency plan, that includes alternate meeting locations should your home be inaccessible, as well as a communication plan should you find yourselves separated. You will want […]

August 30, 2018

How to clean and maintain your outdoor fireplace

An outdoor fireplace is a great way to extend your outdoor season and create a fun and cozy entertaining space. It can create the perfect focal point in your backyard landscape and add resale value to your home. However, proper maintenance is required to ensure that the fireplace will provide years of outdoor enjoyment. For […]

August 15, 2018

Warning signs it may be time for a new HVAC system

With Summer slowly creeping to an end and the promises of Fall foliage, crisp morning air, and delicious apple and pumpkin spice everything, it’s also the perfect time to do annual maintenance on your HVAC system. It’s always best practice to do routine service on a unit when you don’t need it to make sure […]

July 15, 2018

What is a Price Protection Plan and how does it work?

Does the thought of Winter and your home heating oil bill send you into a panic? You aren’t alone, but there is a solution that can help ease the sting and avoid the rollercoaster rate ride! It’s a Price Protection Plan, and it’s a great way to plan and save a few bucks. At Baribault […]

July 15, 2018

Why we inspect your oil tank before we fill it

Many homeowners and business owners understand the importance of having a home or building inspection before purchasing a property or the importance of a yearly inspection of their heating, venting, and air conditioning system, but they don’t realize the importance of having their heating oil tank inspected. While the property owner typically owns the tanks, […]

June 30, 2018

Should you turn your furnace off in the Summer

This is a common question that we get asked all the time. Most oil furnaces are burning fuel 24/7 and 365 days a year. So, it’s not surprising that we get asked about shutting down your furnace when you don’t need to heat your home. Surprisingly, the answer really isn’t a simple yes or no […]