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How To Cut Down Your Heating Bill:
1) You can save money by switching from Oil/Electric Heat to Propane Heat
a. Replace your furnace/boiler with a new, higher efficiency unit
b. Solidify the price you pay per gallon with Long Energy’s prepay or budget programs
c. Propane is a more versatile and environmentally friendly fuel. You can use it for other appliances, such as hot water, fireplace and kitchenware!
2) Install a remote tank monitor
a. Long Energy can track your fuel levels on both company and customer-owned tanks
b. Cut-down on unnecessary deliveries and schedule optimal deliveries with actual fuel level readings
c. Schedule deliveries according to snow storms or other severe weather forecasts
3) Everyday tips
a. Install a programmable thermostat and save 5-10% off your heating bill
b. Close your fireplace flue when it’s not in use
c. Open your blinds during the day and let the natural sunlight heat your home
d. Close your blinds at night to prevent heat from escaping