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What Factors Determine the Cost of Heating Oil

Posted: October 2, 2023

Important Information for Our Customers We are part of a global economy, and as such, that means events on other side of the world can have an effect on things in the Hudson Valley. One such thing is what things cost—from the gas in your car to the milk in your fridge to the cost […]

Will I Have Enough Propane for the Fall & Winter?

Posted: September 18, 2023

Propane is an extremely versatile fuel. There’s so much it can do in and around your Hudson Valley home. It can heat your pool, your deck, your water, and your home. It can cook your food and dry your clothes. It can even power a whole-house generator that will keep everything in your home up […]

Why Isn’t My Heating System Working?

Posted: September 5, 2023

Troubleshooting Tips You hope it doesn’t happen, but what do you do if your heating system isn’t working? First of all, don’t panic. There are a few things you can try before you call for service to troubleshoot the problem on your own. Especially with winter just around the corner, it’s important to know what […]

Is Propane Good For The Environment?

Posted: August 21, 2023

With all the news about climate change and everything and everyone seemingly going “green” you may be wondering about your own carbon footprint. It is more than likely that you use appliances and technology that require power or fuel on a daily basis. A lot of those appliances probably release some sort of gas into […]

The Best Thermostat Setting for Summer

Posted: August 7, 2023

A Reminder for Our Central Air Customers Summer has come to the Hudson Valley. That means you’ll now spend more time looking for ways to beat the heat and stay cool. On particularly scorching hot days, you want to know that your AC is up to the task of keeping you and your family cool. […]

Choosing the Right Water Heater

Posted: July 17, 2023

High Efficiency Water Heaters Choosing a water heater is an important decision for your Hudson Valley home. In terms of function and comfort, your water heater is responsible for a lot. Consider all the things you use warm or hot water for—bathing, washing hands, cleaning clothes, cleaning dishes, etc. And all that water adds up. […]

Is a Heat Pump Right for Your Home?

Posted: July 3, 2023

An Introduction to Heat Pumps Now that summer is here, winter might feel like a distant memory. But now is still a good time to think about heat pumps. A heat pump might sound like a one trick pony, but it doesn’t only warm a home, it can also help cool it. Do you have […]

Uses for Propane

Posted: June 19, 2023

Patio Heaters and More! Propane is a very efficient and therefore very cost-effective fuel. Another of the benefits of propane is its versatility. There’s so much it can do inside and outside of your Hudson Valley home. Inside your home, propane can provide heating, water heating, oven and stovetop cooking, clothes drying, and more. It […]

What Is Tank Protection?

Posted: June 5, 2023

An Intro to Bottini’s Service Plans, Tank Protection, & Monitoring Bottini Fuel offers a number of ways for you to avoid the pitfalls less proactive homeowners fall into. You can avoid expensive furnace repairs, boiler repairs, water heater repairs, and air conditioning repairs. How? Bottini Fuel’s Comfort Care service plans help prevent all of the above. […]

Charcoal vs Propane Grills

Posted: May 15, 2023

An Unfair Fight The weather is getting mild in the Hudson Valley and surrounding areas. Do you know what that means? That means it’s grilling season. And if you’re in the market for a new grill, you might be trying to decide between buying a propane grill versus a charcoal grill. Perhaps charcoal grills are […]