Furnace Cleaning Tips

April 23, 2021

Although spring time is officially here, we may still experience some colder days in the North East. Since so many of our customers rely on heating oil to keep their families warm and comfortable, we …

Energy Efficiency Tips for Spring

April 16, 2021

You can rely on Penguin Energy to help you become more energy efficient and save you money Now that the spring season is well underway, it’s the perfect time to be proactive for the warmer months …

Save on Next Year’s Heating Costs by Signing up for a Budget Plan Now

March 26, 2021

We Make It Easy As Can Be! One of the best ways to make managing your Penguin Energy heating oil bills easy and predictable is to enroll in our budget plan. And, we’ve made it …

Reasons to choose a home that uses heating oil

Choosing A Home That Uses Heating Oil

October 7, 2020

If you’re in the market for your forever home, you’ll have a lot of choices to make – picking the right location and style, for example. But one thing that should definitely factor into your decision …

Heating oil 101: How to read an oil tank gauge

How to Read An Oil Tank Gauge: Heating Oil 101

August 24, 2020

If you’re not a Penguin automatic heating oil delivery customer, one of the most important tasks you have is to keep an eye on how much fuel you have in your storage tank. To do …

How long is heating oil good for?

How Long Is Heating Oil Good For?

July 27, 2020

If you’re like most heating oil customers, you probably buy your fuel in large amounts several times a year, then store it until you need it. But how long can heating oil stay “fresh” for, …

Can heating oil spoil?

Heating Oil: How Long Before It Spoils?

June 24, 2020

Most customers buy heating oil several times a year and store that oil until it’s needed. But how long will that heating oil stay “fresh,” and what happens if you use it after that point? The …

Myths – and truths – about oil heat

Six Myths – And Truths – About Oil Heat

May 25, 2020

While Americans have been using heating oil to warm their homes and businesses for more than a century, it remains one of the most misunderstood of heating fuels. Although most people are familiar with oil, they …

Why Do Heating Oil Prices Change So Frequently?

April 27, 2020

If you’ve been getting heating oil deliveries for a while, you know that the price of the fuel can vary – sometimes quite a bit – from year-to-year (and even from season to season). The question …

carbon monoxide safety

Carbon Monoxide: A Safety Q&A For Your Home

March 30, 2020

Any appliance that burns fuel (propane, heating oil, natural gas, wood, etc.) also produces exhaust fumes, including carbon monoxide; under normal circumstances and with properly functioning equipment, these fumes are ventilated harmlessly to the outside …