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Diesel Fuel: Five Interesting Facts You Might Not Know!

Posted: July 27, 2021

Think you know everything there is to know about diesel fuel? We bet you don’t! Put your diesel knowledge to the test with these five fun facts. Diesel was a man’s name – Rudolph Diesel, a German inventor and mechanical engineer, invented the first successful Diesel engine in 1897. A year later, the first commercial Diesel […]

Improve Energy Efficiency With These Eight Summer Tips

Posted: July 23, 2021

Summer energy bills can be surprisingly high – especially if you’re constantly running your air conditioner, which is responsible for about half those bills. The good news, if you’re a conscientious energy user, is that there are easy ways to reduce those numbers. Here are eight energy-saving tips to get you started. Check air filters […]

How Propane Is Made and Other Fun Facts

Posted: July 7, 2021

Propane is one of the most versatile and clean-burning fuels around, able to power just about any appliance inside or outside your home. But how much do you really know about this great green gas? Get to know more about propane with these ten facts – or check out this video for even more! Propane is […]

How Much Cooking Time Is Left in My Propane Cylinder?

Posted: June 21, 2021

We’re approaching the peak of outdoor cooking season here in the Hudson Valley – time to get the most out of using your propane grill! Just make sure you have enough propane to get you through your next summer cookout (not a problem if you have a built-in propane grill connected to your main tank […]

Choosing A New Central Air Install For Your Home

Posted: June 14, 2021

Installing a central air conditioner is big expense for a homeowner, so if you’re in the process of choosing a home cooling system, it pays to do your homework. But sometimes – even with the best of intentions – people make mistakes when choosing a new A/C. Here are three pieces of advice to consider (strongly) […]

These 5 Fuel Account Options Make Your Life Easier

Posted: June 7, 2021

With all we have on our plates these days, it’s easy to forget something like paying a fuel bill or scheduling a propane or heating oil delivery. Fortunately, Bottini has FREE services that can help make things a little easier for you as you manage your fuel deliveries and fuel bills in the coming months […]

No Ducts? No Problem! Benefits Of A Mini-Split A/C System

Posted: May 17, 2021

With heat expected to be intense in the northeast this summer, having an efficient and effective cooling system will become more important than ever. The question is, are your window air conditioning units up to the task – and what will they cost you in electric bills to get the job done? If you’re interested in […]

On The Fast Track To Electrification?

Posted: May 10, 2021

Think Twice…! Recent legislation across the country – including here in N.Y. State – would drastically change the way families heat their homes, with the seemingly worthwhile goal of eliminating fossil fuels to attain net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. While we here at Bottini Fuel recognize the need to combat climate change, the rollout of this bill […]

Green-up Your Home This Spring And Summer!

Posted: May 3, 2021

Your heating and cooling equipment accounts for a whopping 47 percent of your household energy bill, according to – nearly three times more energy than the next closest energy-eating culprit. The good news, if you’re a green consumer, is that there are ways to chip away at that number. Whether it’s investing in ENERGYSTAR®-rated equipment, […]

Propane – The Earth Day Fuel!

Posted: April 19, 2021

Fifty-one years ago this month, Senator Gaylord Nelson championed the first Earth Day – a teach-in designed to inspire us to tread a bit more lightly on the one planet we have. Now, a little more than half a century later, we have some good ideas about how to reduce our environmental impact. Among the […]

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