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Switching From Electric to Propane Power

May 16, 2022

The Benefits of Converting With inflation rates being what they are, everyone is looking for ways to cut costs. Perhaps you’re thinking about switching your southeastern Massachusetts home from electric to propane power. As you consider your options, let’s take a look at some of the benefits of switching from electric to propane power for […]

Propane Safety Tips for Thunderstorms

May 9, 2022

Here’s What to Do Thunderstorms bring a lot of potential hazards and disruptions. W.H. Riley & Son cares about the safety of our customers, and we know you care about keeping your family safe. Now that thunderstorm season is upon us, we want to make especially sure that our propane customers know what to do […]

Tips for Spring Cooling System Maintenance

May 2, 2022

Give Your AC Some TLC Spring is finally here, and that means summer is just around the corner. It might be hard to imagine it now (especially given the winter we had in Massachusetts this year), but in just a few months you’ll be sweltering under the summer sun. When the summer really heats up, […]

Environmental Benefits of Propane & Bioheat Plus® Fuel

April 18, 2022

A Happy Earth Day Discussion You probably already know how versatile and cost-effective propane is. Perhaps you already have one (or more) of the many propane appliances W.H. Riley installs in your Massachusetts home. But did you know that propane also offers environmental benefits above and beyond electricity? In celebration of Earth Day, let’s take […]

Why Maintain Your Heating System in the Spring?

April 11, 2022

What You Should Do It might seem counterintuitive, but spring is a great time to think about your heater. With the days getting warmer and longer, your heater isn’t working as hard. But you want to make sure that it will be ready to serve you and your family all year long (especially when things […]

A Message to Our Heating Oil Customers

April 4, 2022

A few words about heating oil prices Our economy gets increasingly global every day. That means that events on the other side of the globe can affect the price of things here in southeastern Massachusetts. Heating oil is no exception. And when the price of oil rises, it hurts us all—even those of us who […]

Sign Up for Automatic Delivery

March 21, 2022

Take advantage of this complimentary service At W. H. Riley & Son, we care about the comfort of your Massachusetts household. We also want to make being a W. H. Riley & Son customer as easy as possible. Because of this, we offer our heating oil and propane gas customers the option to get automatic […]

What Is Renewable Propane?

March 14, 2022

Learn about this cleaner energy source Propane can do a lot for your Massachusetts home. It’s one of the cleaner and most efficient fuel options available. It’s also very versatile. Propane can run a variety of your home’s appliances—and it can do so more efficiently (and cost-effectively) than electricity. Propane also has a low carbon […]

Shocking Spike in Fuel Prices

March 10, 2022

Unsurprisingly, we’ve been getting many calls around two connected issues: the surge in fuel prices and supply concerns. People are astounded by how much prices have risen and how fast. So are we. They are also concerned that there will be interruptions in supply that will cause them to run out of fuel. The Russian […]

Beware of These Late-Season Heater Troubles

March 7, 2022

Have you had your yearly tune-up? This has already been a tough winter, and it isn’t over yet. If you haven’t gotten a yearly tune-up for your heating system, don’t wait another week. Just because spring is on the horizon, doesn’t mean you can ignore your heating system. Winter has plenty of punch left (not […]