Posted: September 23, 2019
How long does a water heater last? Your oil-fired water heater is an unsung hero in your home, helping you to keep everything clean (including you!) by providing hot water for your sinks, showers, baths, dishwashers, and clothes washers. Until it doesn’t – usually when you’re right in the middle of an amazing hot shower. […]
Posted: August 19, 2019
As we make our way through the dog days of August here in NJ, nudging our thermostats to the left as we attempt to shrug off all that heat and humidity, buying oil to heat your home is probably the last thing on your mind. Which is exactly why it should be. OK, we’re not […]
Posted: July 15, 2019
Have You Checked Your HVAC Air Filter Yet This Summer? A professionally maintained home cooling system can last a decade or more in your NJ home – and one of the best ways to keep it maintained is also the simplest: check your HVAC air filter once a month, and change it when it’s dirty. […]
Posted: June 17, 2019
Summer is almost here, which means it’s the perfect time to think about…your heating bills? Indeed, it is, actually! Before you head down to LBI or the Jersey Shore to work on your tan, why not take a little time to make things a lot easier for yourself in the 2019-20 heating season – something you […]
Posted: May 20, 2019
Preparing for annual A/C Maintenance Memorial Day is quickly creeping up on us… which means it’s time to schedule your annual A/C maintenance (preferably before the real heat arrives!). Professional annual maintenance is a no-brainer way to protect the investment you’ve made in your home cooling equipment: tune-ups keep your A/C running better for longer, […]
Posted: April 15, 2019
There was a time when diesel fuel was sold in the U.S. without dye added to it, but times have changed. The U.S. government now requires diesel gas to be sold with in three different varieties: clear, red, and blue. Understanding the difference among these fuels – and among the tax and legal implications of […]
Posted: March 18, 2019
When many people consider springtime maintenance for their home comfort systems, their thoughts often turn to their central air conditioning system.
Posted: February 18, 2019
The importance of keeping your heating air vents clear When snow falls here in NJ, one of the first things you probably do is clear the front walkway to keep people from hurting themselves (awesome job!). But it’s what you do on the side of your home after a snowstorm that could save your family […]
Posted: January 21, 2019
When it comes to reliable heating oil delivery to your New Jersey home, there is really only one choice: Fredericks Fuel.
Posted: December 19, 2018
Most of us are looking forward to hunkering down for some quality time with family and friends in our cozy New Jersey home over the next few weeks.