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Order Heating Oil Now, Prevent Problems Later

The first month of summer may not seem like an obvious time to schedule a heating oil delivery here in Suffolk County – but if your oil tank is less than half full, it might just be the best thing you can do for your home heating system. That’s because empty steel heating oil tanks are more vulnerable to a build-up of condensation (water) on its interior walls than one that is more than half-filled with fuel. Condensation creates two problems for your oil storage tank: First, a damp environment encourages the growth of bacteria within your fuel; over time, that […]

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How About A Heating Oil Budget Plan For More Predictable Bills?

With things are as hard to predict, as they are right now, anything that adds a little certainty to our lives is a good thing. That’s just what a budget plan from Southville Petroleum can do! If you pay for your heating oil deliveries as you go, you have probably gotten at least one unwelcomed surprise in your mailbox during a particularly cold stretch here in Long Island. If you sign up for our budget plan, those unexpected billing spikes would become a thing of the past. Here’s how it works: we’ll estimate of your annual heating oil use based […]

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Heating Tune-up: Why Spring Is The Perfect Time

With most of us home more than usual these days, it’s important to keep all our home comfort systems running like clockwork – even our heating systems, which we will need for cooler evenings right into June here in Nassau and Suffolk counties. After months of working to keep your family warm, your furnace or boiler is ready for a little professional TLC – especially since you’ve probably been using your heating season more than usual this year with the onset of COVID-19. By keeping up-to-date with your routine heating equipment maintenance, you will: Keep your heating system running at peak […]

Furnace Air Filter: Have You Checked Yours Lately?

Your furnace puts in long hours during the winter as it works to keep your home warm and comfortable. So does its air filter. A furnace air filter is tasked with removing the hair, dust and other particles that routinely circulate through the air in your home; if you haven’t checked in on your filter since before the holidays, you are overdue for a look. Here’s why: when an air filter clogs, it traps heated air before it has a chance to flow into your home, making your furnace work harder to do its job. Long term overwork of your […]

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Four Reasons To Love Southville Petroleum

It’s February, and love is in the air here in Nassau and Suffolk County – as in the love we have for what we do and who we do it for (that’s you – or at least it could be if you become a Southville Petroleum customer!). If you’re looking a reliable residential heating oil supplier in LI, or a reliable diesel supplier for your Suffolk or Nassau County business, here are four reasons to take a chance on Southville: We deliver the heating oil you need, when you need it – Whether you need a heating oil delivery for your […]