Two of the most overlooked factors when it comes to comparing homes for purchase here Rhode Island are also two of the most important: the kind of heating system the home uses, and the type of fuel that powers it.
It’s easy to forget about checking the gauge on your heating oil tank, especially with all we have on the go these days.
At Vaughn Oil, we take great pride in delivering your heating oil on time in any Rhode Island weather – but we can’t do that without your help!
A no-heat emergency at home can be a real problem in the dead of a Rhode Island winter, but you can usually find someplace warm and safe to stay while you schedule heating equipment repairs.
A home heating system can have a dramatic affect on both your comfort and energy costs, especially here in Rhode Island where we rely on heat for eight months a year. The good news is that there are many options for heating our homes here in the Northeastern U.S. But when it comes to providing […]
Now that fall is here, it’s time to ask that ask that annual (oil) burning question: will my furnace or boiler be up to the challenge of another New England winter?
Warmer weather has lingered a bit longer than expected here in Rhode Island, but we all know the cold weather is coming – and with it will come your monthly heating bill.
Think back to last winter (we know, it can be painful…but bear with us): do you remember noticing a drop-off in the performance of your heating system…
We see it every fall: The first October cold snap hits, and our phone rings off the hook with calls requesting heating repairs, after months of the equipment sitting quietly, unattended in the basement.
If you experience some problems with your central heating system on some of the cooler Rhode Island overnights over these next few weeks, the culprit may not be your furnace or boiler – instead, it could be that small, often-forgotten box on your wall: your thermostat.