Category Archives: Message from Genie

Genie, How Long Will My Heating Oil Last?

How long will heating oil last? I get that question a lot!  It’s a little tricky to answer, because the age and condition of your oil furnace, the size of your home, and outside temperatures will all affect how much heating oil you will use. The chart below is based on an average Maryland home,
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Smelling Oil? Is it dangerous?

Hey Genie, I smell oil. Is it dangerous? Great question! First of all, to relieve your anxiety, heating oil fumes are not toxic. (Home heating oil itself is also biodegradable, contains no carcinogens and it is non-explosive.) While the smell of oil may be unpleasant, it is not dangerous. However, in an enclosed area it
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Hey Genie, will spring ever get here?

I’ve been asked that a lot this year! Here’s what I know. March was in like a lion, brrr. And now it’s going out like a wet lamb. Have your umbrella handy for the rest of the month. So what’s next? Well, April and May will be warmer and generally drier than historical averages, with
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