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Convert Your Thinking, Not Your Fuel

A handy infographic explaining the benefits of oil.

 

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Infographic: 7 Facts to Remember

Discover the Truth About Home Heating Oil: 7 Facts to Remember

 

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Infographic: Year-Round Home Safety Guide

Year-Round Home Safety Guide

 

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Complete Spring Maintenance Checklist for Homeowners

Check your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors 

Your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors are your first line of defense in a home emergency, and they need to be checked every so often. Many have batteries that should be replaced, and sometimes have expiration dates on them that let you know when it is time for a new alarm altogether.

Replace outside lighting with motion-activated lights

Not only will this help save you money on lighting costs, it will also be a security upgrade for your home. Outdoor flood lights are a deterrent against theft and trespassing on your property, and will automatically shut off when they’re not needed.

Your fire extinguishers can expire, so check them