On-site Fleet Fueling: Three Big Benefits

August 24, 2020
If you run a construction or transport company in the Piedmont Triangle area, you probably think a lot about the best strategy for keeping your trucks up and running efficiently. In the past, that may have meant sending out your drivers for refuels at the end of a long hard day, but today’s smart fleet […]

Heating Oil Delivery: 2 Reasons Why Now Is The Perfect Time

July 27, 2020
We’re a month into summer 2020, and temperatures here in Vance County, NC have been routinely breaking the 90-degree mark in recent weeks. Sounds like the perfect time to order heating oil, doesn’t it? Actually, if your heating oil tank is less than half full, it is. Condensation prevention for your tank For one thing, […]
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How Much Propane Will I Use This Summer?

June 22, 2020
When most people think of using lots of propane, they think about the cold weather months when they’re using the fuel to heat their homes. But there are plenty of propane appliances that continue to labor through the summer – propane water heaters, for example, or propane outdoor living equipment such as patio heaters, built-in grills […]

Hurricane Season Preparedness For A Propane-powered Home

May 25, 2020
Hurricane season officially begins June 1, and forecasters have already predicted an “above-average probability for major hurricanes making landfall along the continental United States.”  But the truth is that intense storms, even the non-hurricane related, can strike at any time in North Carolina, and with those storms can come power outages and dangerous conditions that […]
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Propane Barbecue Cylinder – How Much Gas is Left?

April 27, 2020
How can I tell how much gas is left in my propane barbecue cylinder? May is National Barbecue Month – a great time to get out of the house and cooking on your propane grill. Just make sure you have enough propane on hand before your next cookout so you don’t run out halfway through preparing […]
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Choosing A Hydraulic Hose: 7 Factors To Consider

March 30, 2020
Way back in the early 20th century, engineers used rubber tubing in industrial applications when they needed a material more flexible than metal to transfer fluids under high pressure. But when pressures grew too high for rubber to handle on its own, they turned to metal wiring to brace and strengthen the tube. Thus the […]

Four Reasons To Love The Rose Oil Company

February 24, 2020
It’s February, and love is in the air here in North Carolina – as in the love we feel for the work we do and the people we do it for. If you’re looking a new heating oil or propane supplier in Vance, Granville, Franklin, Warren, Wake, Durham, Wilson, and South Side Virginia counties, here […]

How To Lower Your Winter Heating Bills

January 27, 2020
Weather can be pretty unpredictable this time of year – a big reason why we offer a monthly payment plan for your heating oil and propane to avoid the shock of an unexpectedly high heating bill after a cold month here in the Piedmont Triangle. Cost Saving Home Efficiency Checklist But there are other cost-effective […]

Propane-Powered Home Cold Weather Safety Tips

December 23, 2019
Propane gas is one of the best ways to power your North Carolina home. But as with any fuel, you have to know what to do if the unexpected happens – especially during winter, when propane use is at its peak and the dangers of being without heat are greatest. 7 Propane Safety Reminders Here […]

The Truth About Propane Gas

November 25, 2019
Propane gas has been used for a wide range of home appliances for decades, with propane-powered heating systems dotting U.S. city maps as early as the 1920s and 1930s. Yet after nearly 100 years of continuous use, propane gas still suffers more than its share of misconceptions, half-truths and myths. Here are a few of […]