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Summer: The Perfect Time to Replace Your Heating Oil Tank

An old school indoor steel oil tank can last as little as 15 years, according to Inspectpedia which means if your Long Island home was built in or before John Kerry ran for President, or if you purchased your home and haven’t replaced your tank since that time, you’re probably due – or perhaps even overdue – for a heating oil tank upgrade.

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June Is Here: Time to Enroll in EZ Pay from Burt’s Reliable!

Summer is almost here, which means it’s high time to think about…your heating bills?

Yes, you read that right: before you get out to your Montauk or Greenport getaway and start slathering on the sunscreen, it’s a good idea to pay at least a little mind to how you’re going to pay to stay warm in the 2019-20 heating season.

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What’s New: Text and Email Alerts from Burt’s Reliable

At Burt’s Reliable, we’re always looking for new and better ways to make your personal home comfort easier – whether we’re offering the North Fork’s first tank monitoring service for heating oil or convenient payment options like our E-Z Pay Plan (BTW, it’s time to sign up for that convenient service!).

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Four Ways to Make Next Heating Season Easier

If you’re a Burt’s Will Call heating oil customer, you have probably experienced a billing rollercoaster over the last few heating seasons, as temperatures have routinely swung by 20 degrees or more in a 24-hour period.

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Programmable Thermostats: A No-Brainer Energy Saver for Your North Fork or East End Home

If you don’t have a programmable thermostat, you’re missing out on one of the best bang-for-the-buck ways to cut down on your monthly energy bills – especially in the dead of summer.

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An Important Reason to Schedule a Heating Oil Delivery Today

Summer is fast approaching, so heating oil is probably the last thing on your mind as you gear up for a little well-earned R&R at your Eastern Long Island vacation home. But before you pack up the family truckster and head to the North Fork, there are two heating system tasks you should consider tackling.

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Memorial Day Is Coming – Time to Get Your Summer Home Ready

Memorial Day is creeping up on us here in Eastern Long Island, and if you have a summer home the time is fast approaching to get that getaway squared away.

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Get a $50 Credit on Your Account When You Refer a Friend to Burt’s Reliable!

If you’re a satisfied Burt’s Reliable customer and know someone who could benefit from our heating oil services, why not send them our way and get a $50 account credit for yourself?

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Tax Refund on the Way? Why Not Upgrade Your Home Cooling System?

Buying an air conditioner might not seem like the sexiest of the things you can do with the money you got back from Uncle Sam this spring – but when it comes to improving your quality of life this summer, it may just be the best way.

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Natural Heating Oil® – Your Earth Day Heating Oil

April 22, 2019 will mark the 49th annual Earth Day – an event set aside to recognize eco-friendly ideas and celebrate cleaner, greener ways to live on our one precious planet.