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Tips for Grill Maintenance This Summer

We’re almost halfway through summer in Maine, and your grill is probably getting a decent amount of use. Every so often, it’s a good idea to give the grill a proper cleaning, and now might just be the time for that. Once it’s clean, check out our maintenance tips to ensure you don’t have a […]

Is Your Heating System Ready for the Summer?

It may be summer, but that doesn’t mean you should ignore your home heating system. In fact, now is an ideal time to take a step back and pay attention to your furnace or boiler. Then, when the cold weather hits, your system will be ready to run efficiently, smoothly and without a hitch. Here […]

Tips for Dealing With Pets and HVAC Units

We love our pets, and they are most certainly part of the family. They also post challenges for homeowners who have HVAC units! We’ve identified a few issues that often come up when furry family members are part of the picture. For each one, we’ve provided tips for keeping your home heating and cooling equipment […]

Pricing and Payment Plans for Your Maine Home

Part of our goal is to make life as easy as possible for you, and our flexible pricing and payment plans are a big part of how we accomplish that. We offer three pricing plans to our propane and heating oil customers, so you can decide which one works best for your budget and how […]

Stock Up On Propane This Summer!

Summer has finally arrived! It’s the season we’ve all been waiting for, and now it’s time to go to the beach or a lake with friends, enjoy backyard cookouts and enjoy time with family. It’s also time for something that may not be on your radar: stocking up on propane! That’s right—summer is a great […]

Propane Safety Tips For Thunderstorm Season

Maine thunderstorms are no joke! They can be loud, disruptive and yes, dangerous. We want to ensure that you have the right propane equipment and know what to do to protect your home and your family in the event of a summer storm. Here are a few tips from the expert team at Murray-Heutz Oil […]

Confidence In Your Diesel Fuel Company

So many Maine businesses rely on diesel fuel. Not only is it important to have a reliable supply of quality fuel, but it’s critical for any business owner to have confidence in the company they’re working with. In today’s competitive market, nothing less than the highest level of service will suffice. At Murray-Heutz Oil and […]

The Rush To Electrification Needs To Slow Down

It was only a few months ago that the nation watched the debacle of power outages in Texas in the wake of the unexpected, devastating deep freeze. We all empathized. It seems as if three or four times per year, a storm knocks out our power, leaving tens of thousands of families without energy for […]

6 Tips For Water Heater Safety

This may come as a surprise: Water heaters account for about one out of every 10 fires started by home heating devices, according to a home heating study conducted by the National Fire Protection Association. That’s not to say they are inherently dangerous, but operating a water heater inside your Maine home requires a bit […]

How To Make Earth Day Every Day

While April 22 marks Earth Day on our calendars, it’s become increasingly important for us to give the earth the attention it deserves every day of the year—not just one day in April. This is definitely easier said than done, so we’re here to offer some tips in making this happen. Recycling makes a difference. […]