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Good News is Right Around the Corner!

If you’re a heating oil customer, how would you like a fuel that: • Burns more efficiently, reducing your consumption? • Saves money on heating system maintenance? • When properly...

No, You’re Not Crazy!

If you thought your oil or propane bills this winter were higher than in the recent past, you’re absolutely correct. Crude oil prices are now heading toward $70 a barrel,...

TWO STEPS TO ENJOYING A COOL SUMMER

It’s time to think summer – warm sunny days spent in the garden,  on the golf course or just relaxing in the shade.  But one thing you want to avoid while...

A Chilling Thought

Here’s a chilling thought: A powerful nor’easter strikes Massachusetts, knocking out power. You have no heat, no lights, maybe even no water, and your electric utility says it may take...

Bioheat! It’s a Good Thing!

You may have seen the Bioheat logo on some of our W.H. Riley & Son promotional materials. You may also have seen our green Bioheat truck, which stands out from...

Are a Cold Home & Frozen Pipes Worth a Few Dollars in $avings?

Are a Cold Home & Frozen Pipes Worth a Few Dollars in $avings?

Cold enough for you? How many times have you heard that lately? Southeastern Massachusetts has experienced record-cold temperatures recently, causing homeowners to crank up their thermostats. That’s created an unprecedented...

The Monster in the Basement

‘Tis the season for holiday movies. One of my favorites is “A Christmas Story.” If you’re like me, you’ve see it a hundred times. One of my favorite scenes is...