Our Tips on How to Survive Christmas

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” …….. or so the song says! We realise that this is not necessarily the case for everyone so we have put together some of our own personal ideas of how to get through Christmas & New Year – some of them practical and some of them a bit more fun. This blog …

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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 …

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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 …