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Homeowner Beware: The Dangers of Using Oil Discounters

Today is Friday the 13th and that has many people on edge. Whether you believe in superstitions, Jason himself or you’re just trying to play it safe, we thought today would be a good day to talk about the scary situations you could run into if you opt for cash on delivery (COD) or “discount” […]

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Heating Oil Sulfur Content Reductions Announced

In an effort to continue reducing emissions to protect the health and the environment, Connecticut has lowered the maximum amount of sulfur content allowed in heating oil. Since 2012, legislators have been working across the Northeast, where most heating oil is used, to continue to cut down the sulfur content which will lower greenhouse gas […]

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What is an HVAC Zone?

Heating and cooling your home is one of the most important elements to making it a comfortable and livable space. It’s also one of the largest contributors to monthly spend. Inefficient designs and poorly maintained equipment can add a sizable, unnecessary chunk to utility bills. Considering the fact that most people only spend time in […]

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Comparing Appliances: Propane vs. Electric – Which is Better?

Buying new appliances for your home can come with its share of confusion if you’re not sure exactly what features you need and will use. Will you really get use out of that extra ice machine? Do you need a refrigerator that tells you what items you are running low on? Then there’s also the […]

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Tips for Homeowners: How to Read Your Propane Gauge

Many homeowners today are turning to propane as a source of energy in their homes. There are numerous benefits to propane when it comes to keeping your home comfortable in varied weather conditions. Propane can also be used for hot water, fireplaces, to dry our clothes and even allow us to cook. One of the […]

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Arbor Energy Bringing CT Homeowners Peace of Mind with Service Plans

The benefits of service plans for your home heating and cooling needs are many. From better energy efficiency to savings on parts and labor, it’s really a no-brainer. Plus, who wants to deal with the uncertainty of Connecticut’s winter weather? One day the forecast is calling for a few flurries, and the next day it’s […]

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More Homes Switching to Smart Thermostats

Today’s homes are smarter than ever. In a literal sense, many of the devices and technologies used in the home are helping what was once just a roof over your head, to become a connected ‘thing.’ With the “Internet of Things” connected devices you can talk to and that understand your every move and need […]

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No Cold Showers This Spring! Tips for Your Home’s Hot Water Tank

April showers turn into May flowers, but what if those showers are freezing cold? Nothing trumps getting into a shower to start your day only to be shocked by ice cold droplets of water hitting your skin. If you’ve ever had the pleasure of this rude wake-up, then you know how important a water heater […]

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The Ugly Side of CT’s Carbon Tax Bill

Reducing carbon emissions is a long standing issue. While there are many ways we can work toward slowing global warming as a planet, adding a tax aimed at completely stopping the use of fuel for energy is not the answer and will offer minimal resolution. The Environment Committee is holding a hearing in Connecticut this […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Annual AC & Furnace Tune Ups

Home is your sanctuary – and it should be. It’s where you retreat after a tiring workday, where you long to be when all you can think about is slipping into some comfy sweats and lounging in front of the TV, and it’s likely where you and your family spend most of your time together. […]

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