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Now is the Time to Tune Up Your Air Conditioner

Did you know that a “spring tune-up” can help your home’s air conditioning system keep you cooler and more comfortable? Manufacturers recommend annual tune-ups on air conditioning systems. After sitting idle all winter, a tune-up is the best way to eliminate any...

How to Avoid Gas Pains

By Brian Bicknell, Service Manager Over the past several years many homeowners have taken the step of converting their home heating system from oil to pipeline gas. They were convinced by the gas industry’s heavy handed marketing that gas was cleaner, more efficient...

What Makes a Thermostat Smart?

If you are still using an “old school” thermostat in your home, this might be the winter you make the leap to a new Smart Thermostat. The new thermostats are called “smart” for a reason. They can help you save money by studying factors like your energy usage, outdoor...

How Cold is Too Cold?

It makes good sense to lower your home’s temperature setting during the hours when you are away at work or on vacation. After all, there’s no need to heat an empty home. Lowering the thermostat is a good way to reduce fuel use and ease heating costs. But be careful!...

Can you help our drivers stay safe this winter?

With significant snow forecast over the next few days, we’d like to ask  your help in making sure our delivery drivers can safely provide the heating oil you need to stay warm and comfortable. When the snow falls, you know that you can count on the team here at...

What to do when the heat does not come on!

Cold weather is predicted for the weeks ahead. You’ll need to rely on your home’s heating system to take the bite out of the chilly air. What if nothing happens when you turn up the heat? It can be a sickening feeling when you adjust the thermostat and wait to hear...

Do I Need a Heating System Maintenance Plan?

The last thing anyone wants to experience is waking up to a house that is ice cold because the heating system has failed. It is certainly not the kind of call we want to receive here at Alvin Hollis. We’d much prefer your home and family remain warm and safe all...

We’d Like You to Refer a Friend to Alvin Hollis

Are you an Alvin Hollis customer? Have you had a great experience in working with us? Hopefully we’ve done a good enough job that you would recommend us to a neighbor, friend or family member. Our business is built on recommendations and referrals from customers like...