February 18, 2013
What makes oil good for heating my home?
Are you new to home heating oil? Or are you thinking about moving to an alternative fuel source to heat your home? Below are just a few points about heating oil that you may or may not know!
•‘On demand’ heating and hot water – as much as you want whenever you want.
•Heating with oil is generally cheaper than using electricity, LPG, bottled Propane gas or solid fuel.
•Fuelling the boiler is automatic – no loading the appliance as with solid fuels.
•You can combine oil heating systems with alternative energy sources to reduce heating bills.
•It’s kinder to the environment than some fuels that have higher CO2 emissions.
Further information about heating oil can be found on our "frequently asked questions" page or our "new to heating oil page"