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Right-Sizing Your New Heating Oil Tank

Posted: September 18, 2018
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If it’s time to replace your heating oil tank – if it’s showing signs of wear and age, for example, or if your heating needs have changed – one of the most basic and important questions you’ll need to ask … Continue reading

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Why You Should Always Keep Some Heating Oil in Your Tank

Posted: September 10, 2018
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You probably haven’t thought much about your heating oil tank this summer – but there’s at least two things you should do sooner than later to make sure it doesn’t create a problem for you in the months ahead. The … Continue reading

Condensing boiler

Is a Condensing Boiler Right for Me?

Posted: September 5, 2018
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If you have radiators or baseboards rather than vents in your Massachusetts home, then you have a boiler rather than a furnace – and that boiler will have to be replaced one day. If that time is approaching for you, … Continue reading

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Three Ways to Smooth Your Transition to the 2018/19 Heating Season

Posted: August 31, 2018
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You wouldn’t know it by the weather we’re having here in Massachusetts, but fall is only weeks away – which means that cooler weather is just around the corner. That makes this an important time for you as a homeowner … Continue reading

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Top 5 Cooling Efficiency Tips for the Rest of Summer

Posted: August 20, 2018
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Summer is quickly passing here in Massachusetts, but we’ve still got five to six weeks of potential cooling system weather ahead of us (or more, with the crazy weather we’ve been having in recent years). With that kind of time … Continue reading

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10 Signs Your A/C Needs to Service

Posted: August 15, 2018
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Well here we are halfway into Summer 2018 here in Massachusetts…how is your home cooling system holding up? If you got annual air conditioning maintenance before summer began, chances are your central air conditioner or ductless system is in good … Continue reading

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How Often Should I Be Adding Refrigerant to My A/C?

Posted: August 8, 2018
Posted by: Needham Oil & Air

“How often should I be adding refrigerant to my A/C?” is a question we get a lot here at Needham…and the answer is a simple one: Never. You shouldn’t have to “add” refrigerant to a central air conditioner because it … Continue reading

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Have You Checked Your A/C Filters This Summer?

Posted: July 26, 2018
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Your central air conditioning system can last a 15 years or more if it is well maintained – and one of the best ways to keep it running at its best is also one of the easiest: check your air … Continue reading

Residential central A/C

Should I Replace My Home Cooling System?

Posted: July 17, 2018
Posted by: Needham Oil & Air

A central air conditioning unit is a big investment for any homeowner – but like any piece of home comfort equipment, it won’t last forever. In fact, while the average central A/C lasts about 10 to 15 years (assuming it … Continue reading

Ductless mini-split system

Can a Ductless System Be a Whole House Heating and Cooling Solution?

Posted: July 10, 2018
Posted by: Needham Oil & Air

Ductless mini-split systems have long been used as an energy efficient and versatile air conditioning solution for situations where supplemental heating and cooling are needed – a home addition, for example. But can a ductless system handle the rigors of … Continue reading

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