Posted: February 12, 2024
Now that the winter has officially greeted those of us in Eastern Massachusetts you probably find yourself needing certain things. You’re now bundled up in heavy jackets, gloves and hats. You probably keep a brush and scraper handy to clear any snow and ice off of your car. And, if your home heating system depends on it, you need heating oil to keep you, your friends, your family and your home warm.
So ensuring that you have enough heating oil on hand is important. Without an adequate supply chances are you are going to get quite uncomfortable once the temperatures drop.
In order to make sure that you have enough heating oil for your home, you need to have an idea of how much heating oil you use a year.
The amount of heating oil that is used a year varies from household to household. However, we are able to estimate how much heating oil a home can anticipate using.
Residents who live in the northeast in a fairly standard size house (think approximately 2,500 square feet) can estimate that they will use about 880 gallons of heating oil a year.
There are two good ways to look into how much heating oil you can estimate using a year:
The amount of heating oil that a home uses is affected by a few different elements. They include:
Medway Oil & Propane can help keep you and your home warm all throughout the winter with our reliable heating oil delivery and services. We can deliver heating oil right to your door. If you need a new heating oil tank installed our team can handle that as well!
Don’t get stuck without heating oil this winter or anytime. Contact the professionals at Medway Oil & Propane today!