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Why install a propane gas detector?

Posted: April 22, 2019

If you use propane appliances in your Hudson Valley home, you probably already know that a propane gas leak has a distinct rotten egg odor. Except when it doesn’t. Sometimes, conditions can give rise to a phenomenon known as “propane odor loss” – a state that can result from: Excessive air, water, or rust in your […]

Swim earlier (and later) with a propane pool heater

Posted: April 15, 2019

April 27, 2019 is probably not a date you’ve marked on your calendar yet, but if you love swimming in your pool at home, you just might want to. In case you’re not up on your National Celebration Days, that’s National Pool Opening Day – a day of celebration if there ever was one for those […]

Four reasons to take care of your heating system this spring

Posted: April 8, 2019

Most people don’t think a whole lot of time thinking about their furnace or boiler once spring arrives – they’ve already fast-forwarded to planning their garden (or working on their tan, if they REALLY want to put the cold weather in their rear view). But spring is actually one of the best times of year […]

Bottini EZ Pay and Price Cap protection: Two heating season stress busters

Posted: April 1, 2019

Short days, cold weather, slushy streets, and black ice make winter and early spring stressful enough here in the Hudson Valley – why add to that stress will unpredictable heating fuel bills? If you have been paying your heating bills month-to-month, you have probably experienced quite a billing rollercoaster over the last few heating seasons […]

Score a heating or air conditioning deal with the Swing into Spring event from Bottini Fuels

Posted: March 25, 2019

Early spring is usually the best time to buy heating equipment and cooling equipment for your Hudson Valley home: finding a preferred appointment time for your installation is a breeze compared to peak season, and prices are typically their lowest of the year. That’s never been truer than this year, thanks to the Bottini Fuels […]

Be prepared for spring storms with a propane whole house generator

Posted: March 18, 2019

Severe weather can strike at any moment here in the Hudson Valley, especially during spring storm season – and with that severe weather can come potentially dangerous power outages. One of the best ways to cope with the consequences of severe weather is to invest in a whole house backup generator – a powerful piece of home […]

Spring: A great time to schedule heating system maintenance

Posted: March 7, 2019

With spring just weeks away, most of you are probably itching to get those windows open and leave winter behind. But we have a suggestion before you officially put heating season 2018-2019 in your rearview mirror: have your heating system professionally serviced. We see it every year: Customers call us for heating service during fall […]

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 […]