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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 […]

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 […]

Why Your Bills Are Going Up

February 23, 2022

Updated: Feb 2022 Dear Valued Customer, Once again, we’re seeing energy prices surge across the board. We know how painful that can be for our customers. It’s painful for us as well. What’s going on? Gasoline has risen more than a dollar more per gallon vs. year ago. Natural gas prices have skyrocketed more than […]

Automatic Delivery Customers: What’s Changed?

February 21, 2022

When you keep us in the loop, you get the best service What’s changed? For most of us, it feels like everything. Covid has changed how and where many of us celebrate, work, study, and consume entertainment. And winter always brings some changes with it—how we dress, how much time we spend at home versus […]

What Are the Risks of a Poor Furnace Installation?

February 14, 2022

You should leave it to the pros. Here’s why. Back in the day, it was rather common for folks to fix and install a lot of the equipment in their homes, but the home of today is much more complex than the home of yesteryear. Consider how many of your car’s components would have been […]

Keep Your Vents Clear All Winter!

February 7, 2022

Important safety reminders for your high-efficiency furnace Rule number one of furnace ownership is always clear your vents when it snows. Living in New England, you’re certainly no stranger to shoveling snow. You know you need to clear your walkways and driveways of snow and ice to keep you, your family, and visitors safe. It’s […]