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Have you room for a summer top up?

1 Aug 2016 Author Marlene Gray

Summer is a great time to buy your home heating oil! It’s the height of summer, and thinking about your home heating oil is probably one of the last things on your mind, but did you know that heating oil prices are currently at one of the lowest levels they have been in the last month? Why not stock up before the end of summer rush? Oil prices tend to go down during the spring and summer ...

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Looking after your oil tank.

12 May 2016 Author Marlene Gray

If you are a home heating oil customer, you need to be cautious that your tank doesn't leak, causing harmful damage; that heating oil doesn't become sludgy in icy conditions making it unusable; and that your oil is safe from theft and you are able to rectify issues with suppliers. Follow our list of tips and advice to keep your home heating oil safe and to save you money in the long run. ...

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As oil prices remain low, OFTEC says consumers need realistic carbon reduction solutions

9 Mar 2016 Author Marlene Gray

As new industry figures show a further 7.8% fall in the cost of heating a typical home using oil in the last three months, OFTEC says the case for consumers to stick with, or even switch to oil is growing stronger, underlining the need for urgent change to the government’s low carbon heat strategy.   According to the latest Sutherland Tables*, the cost of heating an average three ...

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Win 500 litres of free home heating oil just in time for Christmas!

2 Dec 2015 Author Marlene Gray

We are treating our customers and placing everyone who orders their home heating oil between the 1st and 18th of December into a free prize draw for 500 litres of home heating oil!   Home heating oil is currently 45% cheaper than last year, so now is the perfect time to stock up and beat the winter rush. Reports show that we could be in for one of the coldest winters on record, so we a...

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FPS urges customers to buy oil now while prices and demand are low!

2 Sep 2015 Author Marlene Gray

As the latest figures from the Sutherland Tables, an independent provider of comparative home heating costs for the most common fuels in the UK showed that the price of oil had fallen for the fourth quarter in a row, Fuel Oil News have stated that the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers is urging customers to buy now. “Oil prices have tumbled once more, making oil heating the cheapest ...

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Discover the advantages of oil heating

27 Aug 2015 Author Marlene Gray

Heating Oil (also known as Kerosene, 28 Second Burning Oil, Central Heating Fuel and Home Heating Oil) is a liquid fuel product used for central heating and in some cases for AGA ovens. Home heating oil is purchased in bulk and stored in a fuel tank usually located outside of the property where it is piped straight to a heating oil boiler. If you've just moved into a property, the type of o...

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Fantastic news for consumers as home heating oil prices at a 5 year low!

5 Aug 2015 Author Marlene Gray

Latest figures from the Sutherland Tables, an independent provider of comparative home heating costs for the most common fuels in the British Isles show that home heating oil is at a 5 year low. The annual cost to heat a 3 bedroom house (both space and water) with an oil fired condensing boiler is just £898, and £1279 for a 4 bedroom house. In comparison, a gas fired condensing b...

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