Benefits of Having a Full Service Provider

Benefits of Having a Full Service Provider

By: Robert Morrissette, Service Manager at Dead River Company

We’ve all heard the saying “you get what you pay for.” In areas of the country that experience all four seasons, specifically northern New England, having a full service heating oil and propane provider – like Dead River Company – can be beneficial for several reasons and can pay off in the long run.

Beginner’s Guide to Home Heating Systems

Beginner’s Guide to Home Heating Systems

By: Galen Fishburn, Service Manager at Dead River Company

Friends who know I’m a Dead River Company Service Manager will often come to me with questions about their home heating system. I am happy to help people navigate what may be a foreign subject to them. If you’re looking for a “beginner’s guide” to home heating systems, you’ve come to the right place!

Changes in Your Home Can Impact Your Fuel Consumption

Changes in Your Home Can Impact Your Fuel Consumption

Just like seasons impact the weather, changes in your home can impact your fuel usage. For example, when your son and daughter are away at college; you’re most likely using less hot water than when they are at home.

Ensuring that your home heating provider is aware of these changes is especially important if you’re on automatic delivery, which is calculated in part by your fuel usage history.

What to do if your heating system is not working

What to do if your heating system is not working

If you have ever encountered no heat in the middle of winter, for reasons other than power loss, you probably remember the many questions that were going through your mind. “What do I do?” “Is this an easy fix?” “How long will my family be without heat?” “Should I call my technician?”