What Is a Boiler?

November 30, 2022

While the majority of new homes built in Maine use a warm-air furnace for central heat, there are many older homes here that rely on a boiler for heat. These are primarily oil-fueled systems …

How Does a Boiler Heat Your Home?

October 25, 2022

Be Better Prepared to Identify Boiler Problems With another heating season upon us, it’s a good idea to review the basics of how a boiler (also known as a hydronic system) keeps a home warm. …

What Is Renewable Propane?

September 30, 2022

The Fuel of the Future with a Small Carbon ImpactPropane is already environmentally beneficial since it burns cleanly with negligible greenhouse gas emissions. The advent of renewable propane gas, however, takes the propane industry’s effort …

What Is Bioheat® Fuel?

August 18, 2022

Answers to Your Questions about Bioheat® FuelBioheat fuel represents a smart solution for the delivery of a better, clean-burning fuel for your home and our environment. With curiosity growing about this remarkable, renewable fuel, we’ve …

How Does a Propane Tankless Water Heater Work?

July 18, 2022

Benefits, Installation Costs, Potential Savings, and MoreHave you thought about upgrading your old storage tank water heater to a durable, highly efficient propane tankless water heater--but you’re not sure it’s the right solution for you? First, …

Propane’s Journey to Your Home

June 15, 2022

There Are Two Primary Sources to Get PropaneIf you’re an old hand at using propane in and around your Maine home, you probably already know how versatile, safe, eco-friendly, and efficient propane gas is. But …

Insulation Tips for Your Home

May 15, 2022

Finding Areas in Need of ImprovementWith energy prices so high and inflation rates draining cash from our pockets every day, most Mainers want to save money at home wherever they can. Here’s an idea: concentrate on …

Ideas to Save on Home Energy

April 15, 2022

Little Changes Can Add Up to Surprising SavingsBetween high inflation and skyrocketing energy prices, just about everyone is looking for ways to save money. With heating and cooling comprising a big chunk of your total …

Why Have Propane and Oil Prices Gone Up?

March 14, 2022

Understanding the Energy Markets and Price FluctuationsWhile dealing with higher propane and heating oil prices can be frustrating and downright painful at times, try to take comfort in the fact that propane and heating oil both …

Biofuel Made in the Great State of Maine

February 14, 2022

Green Fuel for the Future Sees Local GrowthMaine is one of the states at the forefront of the growth of biofuels, and Mainers will benefit with jobs as well as cleaner-burning home heating fuels like …