New to Propane?

New to Propane?

By: Amy Duda, Service Manager at Dead River Company

Are you new to propane? You may have recently upgraded, may be thinking about upgrading, or potentially moved into a residence where you’ll be utilizing propane for the first time. If this is all new to you, then you’ve come to the right place! As a Service Manager at Dead River Company, I’m going to be answering some of the most frequently asked questions about residential propane.

6 Benefits of a Service Plan

6 Benefits of a Service Plan

By: Robert Morrissette, Service Manager at Dead River Company

In New England, a typical home heating system runs more than 1,000 hours every heating season. As a Service Manager at Dead River Company, I tell customers that just like any mechanical system, your heating system needs regular maintenance to run dependably and efficiently. And, with a heating equipment service plan, you’ll have one less thing to worry about this winter. Below are some of the benefits of having a service plan.

What’s in Your Water?

What’s in Your Water?

Did you know that it’s important to maintain the quality of your water? Especially if you’re a homeowner relying on a well for drinking water. Less than half of Maine private wells have been tested for naturally occurring toxic chemicals. We want to help spread awareness of water testing so our customers can be sure their families are safe.

15 Tips for Raising Readers

15 Tips for Raising Readers

To celebrate kids heading back to school this month, we’re sharing 15 easy ways to incorporate books into your child’s daily activities, to encourage their love for reading! This list doesn’t only apply to school-aged children, but younger kids as well.

6 Ways to Save Energy on Laundry

6 Ways to Save Energy on Laundry

Did you know that the average family of four washes almost 400 loads of laundry a year? Your laundry could be adding up over time – and we don’t mean the clothes in your laundry basket! Washing and drying clothes uses a lot of energy, but it doesn’t have to with these 6 ways to save money on your water and energy bills while doing laundry.