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How To Improve Energy Efficiency This Summer

July 19, 2021

Did you know that air conditioning accounts for nearly half the energy your home uses during the summer – more than any other appliance or system? The good news, if you’re a conscientious energy user, is that there are ways to chip away at that number. Here are seven energy-saving tips to get you started. Check […]

Slowing Down the Electrification Train…

July 7, 2021

Did you know that power outages are twice as common today as they were a decade ago and five times as common as they were in the 1980s? It seems as though several times every year, a storm knocks out power somewhere in the U.S., leaving tens of thousands of families without energy for days—or […]

Does Your A/C Have a Refrigerant Leak?

June 21, 2021

It happens sometimes, especially with older cooling systems: you turn your central air conditioner on only to feel warm air coming from your vents. There are several potential causes for this problem – but if you also notice frost or ice forming on your outside central air conditioner lines, that narrows the possibilities down more or […]

Effective Ways To Increase A/C Efficiency

June 15, 2021

Improving your cooling system’s efficiency can help you save money and extend the lifespan of your equipment. The question is, what are the most effective ways to do it? Here are nine ways to keep your air conditioner running at its best this summer. Keep vents clean and clear – Walk around your house and […]

Why Thermostats Can Cause A/C Problems

June 7, 2021

A thermostat is the brain of your central heat and air system, controlling your HVAC equipment to deliver year-round comfort to your family. While most thermostats work great for a long time, they do occasionally present issues that could affect the performance of your central air conditioner. Here are five reasons why your thermostat could […]

Cooling Season Money Saving Tips

May 17, 2021

Summer is only weeks away, which means your home cooling system will soon be on call 24/7 to keep your family COMPLETELY comfortable in your Massachusetts home. All that action can lead to high energy bills if you’re not careful – but by following a few simple tips, you can keep those bills as low […]

Benefits Of Mitsubishi Mini-Split Systems

May 11, 2021

Most people choose window air conditioners if they don’t have the ductwork to support central air conditioning. But there is an alternative to those loud, inefficient, light-robbing units: a ductless air conditioner. Also known as mini-split systems, these compact, quiet systems consist of two components that connect through a small pipe in an external wall: […]

Service Plans: A Smart Way To Save You Money

May 3, 2021

Heating and cooling systems are big investments for any Massachusetts homeowner, and the most important way to protect those investments is to have them professionally maintained every year. The best way to do that? Choose a comprehensive Service Plan from Needham Oil Complete Heating & Cooling. Why choose a Service Plan for your heating system, […]

Should I Buy A Home That Uses Heating Oil?

April 19, 2021

Lots of people are investing in new homes these days, making decisions that will impact their quality of life for years to come. But one decision that most homeowners make without giving much thought to the choice is how their new home will be heated. A heating system can have a considerable impact life here […]

Reminder: Why Spring A/C Maintenance Is Important

April 12, 2021

If your A/C ran without incident last year, you might be tempted to forego getting routine maintenance this year. The problem with that choice is that it could end up costing you in the end. The problem with skipping your annual air conditioning service visit is that it doesn’t take into account an important reality […]