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Why choose Bottini for propane?

Posted: March 4, 2019

Propane gas is one of the most versatile sources of energy for your Hudson Valley home: not only can it bring the heat, it can also power just about any appliance you can think of – and usually more effectively and efficiently than other fuels. But to enjoy this American-made, eco-friendly fuel, you need a propane […]

Ditch your electric water heater – choose propane instead

Posted: February 25, 2019

If you’re like the average American family, you use about 60-70 gallons of hot water a day in your sinks, showers, and appliances – just shy of a bathtub-full. That’s quite a load for your water heater, and a big reason why water heating accounts for somewhere between 15 and 20 percent of your home energy […]

Automatic delivery customers: Keep us in the loop!

Posted: February 18, 2019

Automatic delivery is a great way to take the worry of managing your supply of heating oiland propane , which can help you prevent costly and potentially even dangerous winter fuel runouts. But as you probably know, the timing of your automatic deliveries is based on averages – specifically, the average amount of heating oil […]

Propane flood safety

Posted: February 11, 2019

Severe weather here in the Hudson Valley – especially in the late winter and early spring – can lead to dangerous flooding that can damage your home and affect your propane systems. But with a little preparation, you can avoid many of the dangers that flooding can bring. Here are some guidelines to safely prepare […]

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Help Us Keep Your Fuel Deliveries Coming

Posted: February 4, 2019

Bottini delivery drivers are the best in the business: they’re out there in all kinds of weather and hazardous conditions to make sure your family stays comfortable throughout the long Hudson Valley winter.

Lazy cat in the winter

Keep Your Propane Tank Full, Accessible, and Top-of-Mind This Winter

Posted: January 28, 2019

Winter can get pretty intense here in the Hudson Valley – which is a big reason why so many of our customers turn to the proven heating power of propane gas when the temperature dips.

Outdoor heating oil tank

Six Ways to Prevent Heating Oil Gelling

Posted: January 21, 2019

Having an outdoor heating oil tank in a climate like ours can be problematic, as you may have experienced in recent years here in the Hudson Valley.

House with scarf in the winter

Seven Ways to Lower Heating Costs This Winter

Posted: January 14, 2019

Winter 2019 has officially arrived, and although we have yet to experience those famous bone-chilling Hudson Valley-area temps, heating season is in full swing (and you have the heating bills to prove it!).

Early heating trouble in 2019? Try these five things before calling for service

Posted: January 4, 2019

The New Year is here – and with it comes the time for your heating equipment to do its hardest work of the season. Sometimes, unfortunately, your furnace or boiler works a little too hard – and with that overwork could come the need for emergency heating systems repairs. If that happens, don’t worry: as […]

Man out in the cold

Preparation & Safety Tips for Winter Storms

Posted: December 27, 2018

Winter is officially here – and with that change in season comes an increasing likelihood that a good old-fashioned Nor’easter will cause some trouble for us here in the Hudson Valley and Northeastern PA.