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Bunded vs single skin oil tank: which is best for you?

Choosing a domestic oil tank can seem like a bit of a minefield if you’ve never had to do it before. One of the biggest decisions you’ll need to make early on is whether to buy a single skin or bunded oil tank. This may not seem like too complicated a decision, but there are a few things to consider …

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What size of oil tank should you install in your home?

If you are moving into a home with an oil tank that may need to be replaced, then you need to understand what size of oil tanks are available, and how to best decide which size is the most suitable for you. The size of your tank will help determine how much oil you can refill it with and will …

Is heating your home with oil efficient?

Is heating your home with oil efficient?

Did you know that buildings account for almost 40% of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions? With increasing pressure to reduce energy consumption and limit climate change, many people are looking for ways to ensure that their home is as energy efficient as possible.  Heating is one of the areas that many households are looking to reduce their impact. However, if you …

Can I get a grant to replace my domestic oil tank or boiler?

Can I get a grant to replace my domestic oil tank or boiler?

Did you know that according to the United Nations Environment Programme, buildings account for approximately 39% of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions annually? The impact of emissions from properties may not be as widely discussed as that of exhaust fumes, air travel or the food industry. But that certainly does not mean it’s impact is negligible. As part of their ambitious …

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Oil vs Hybrid heating system: which is the best way to heat your home?

With buildings accounting for 39% of the energy-related carbon dioxide emissions, many people are looking for ways to ensure that their home is as energy efficient as possible in order to reduce their carbon footprint. One of the ways that they might be able to achieve this is by replacing a traditional oil boiler with a hybrid heating system. But …

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What to do if your tank runs dry (and how to fix it)

You wouldn’t believe how many panicked calls we get every week from people who’s domestic oil tank has run out of oil.  It’s the last thing that anyone needs, especially in the middle of Winter. It’s an unnecessary added stress, plus it can damage your heating system.  But, if it’s already happened what do you do? In this blog we’ll …

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Winter heating tips: How to keep your house warm and save money on energy costs?

Baby it’s cold outside! This week the temperature has dropped below freezing in many parts of the country. We’ve even had some lying snow! It’s truly the most wonderful time of the year to wrap up warm, get outside and enjoy the crisp cold air. But, inside it’s a whole other story. The Office for National Statistics says that fuelling …

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What is a digital oil monitoring system (and do you need one)?

Monitoring your oil levels is one of those boring admin tasks that needs to be done, but that can easily slip your mind. Everyday we get calls from customers who have run out of heating oil. It’s the last thing that most people need. Not only does it add another thing onto your already busy and stressful lives. But, running …