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Cold autumn

Five Ways to Avoid Home Heating Problems This Season

Well here we are in early October, and so far the weather gods have been kind to us here in Rhode Island – but as we New Englanders know, that won’t last for long…

On the phone

Five Things to Check before You Schedule a No-Heat Service Call

Well here we are heading into another fall here in Rhode Island – is your heating system ready for the heating challenges ahead, and what will you do if it isn’t?

Heating oil tank

Is It Time to Replace Your Heating Oil Tank?

How long will my heating oil tank last?

It’s a question we get asked quite a bit here at Vaughn Oil. The answer? It depends on the answer to many questions. For example:

Woman near oil heater

The Oil Heat Advantage

More than 8 million US households, including homeowners throughout Rhode Island, choose to heat their home with heating oil, and for some pretty good reasons – especially when compared with other options like propane and natural gas.

Oil truck delivery

Let Vaughn Oil Manage Your Heating Oil Deliveries with FREE Automatic Delivery

If you’re like most people, you probably don’t want to be bothered with keeping one eye on the heating oil gauge all season long – and no one wants to deal with the hassles and potential risks of…


Smart Pay Plus / Price Cap FAQs

Fall is coming to Rhode Island – which means heating bills are coming, too. The question is, how should you pay for your heating oil this year?

Myths and facts

Mythbusters: Heating Oil Edition

Americans have been using heating oil to heat their homes since the 1920s – yet it remains a poorly understood fuel.

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Protect against Unpredictable Heating Oil Prices with Smart Pay Plus from Vaughn Oil

In today’s unpredictable world, it pays to cover all your bases when it comes to getting the best value for your heating oil delivery dollar.

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Refer a Friend and Earn a $50 Vaughn Oil Credit for Both of You!

If you’re having a good experience as a Vaughn Oil customer, why not recommend us to someone you know for a chance to earn credit for both of you?

Tool belt maintenance

Not All Preventive Maintenance Is Created Equal…

We often talk on this blog about how important routine annual maintenance is to protecting your home heating system investment.