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Pets & Your HVAC System

July 22, 2019

Pets can bring great joy to your life – whether it’s a wagging tail after a long day, or a partner to snuggle up on the couch with as you binge your favorite TV show. But, for as much as we love them, it’s only fact that they inadvertently bring dander, fur and dirt and […]

Propane Grilling Safety Tips

July 15, 2019

Stay Safe and Healthy This Summer Grilling Season July is a great month for grilling along the South Shore, whether it’s a pot of steamers or burgers and hot dogs. But, it’s also the month for grill fires that can cause serious property damages and injuries. Put safety first and learn about safely grilling with […]

4 Ways to Save Energy During Your Summer Vacation

July 8, 2019

If you’re in the midst of writing your pre-summer vacation checklist, take a moment and add in these six simple tasks that can help you save money on your energy bills while you’re away. With the money you save, you won’t feel guilty about buying those postcards, souvenirs or ice cream sundaes for the kids! […]

Make Managing Your Account Easier with the Frank Lamparelli App!

July 1, 2019

Schedule deliveries, make payments, and more from your Smart Phone! Do you want even better service from Frank Lamparelli? There’s an app for that! We’ve long been known for outstanding heating oil delivery, propane delivery, heating equipment installation, and service for both our residential and commercial customers. Now, we’ve taken our high standards into the […]

5 Troubleshooting Tips for your Air Conditioning System

June 20, 2019

Is your A/C not working? Here’s what to do before making a service call. The dog days of summer are coming soon to the Greater Boston area. The last thing you want is to spend time and money on a service call because your home’s air conditioning system isn’t working properly … or at all. […]

How can I tell how much gas is left in my propane BBQ cylinder?

June 10, 2019

Make sure you don’t run out of propane when grilling Yay, it’s grilling season! What are you going to make first? Burgers and hot dogs? Barbecued chicken? Kebabs? If you don’t have enough propane in your propane grill cylinder, you won’t be making anything but a phone call for takeout. But how do you know […]

8 Energy & Money-saving Tips for Your Home this Summer

June 5, 2019

Make changes now, save money on energy bills all summer long What are your plans for summer? Maybe you’re spending a week at the beach on the Cape. Or taking camping trips. Or, just enjoying time at home with family and friends. That’s where you want to spend your money, not on higher energy bills! […]

Clear vs. dyed diesel fuel: What’s the difference?

May 27, 2019

If you use diesel fuel for your commercial venture, it’s critical to know the differences among the varieties currently available today; each carries its own tax and legal implications that can have a big impact on your business. Here are some basics about the two types of diesel fuel available to you in the U.S.: […]

Three ways to make next heating season easier

May 23, 2019

Although you are probably still firing up your furnace or boiler to get you through the chilly Massachusetts mornings and evenings, heating season 2018/2019 is mostly in our rear view. It was certainly a rollercoaster half-year weather wise – and if you are a Frank Lamparelli net 30-day billing customer, you may have the heating bills […]

Learning about the 80/20 fill rule

May 15, 2019

If you’re a keen observer, you have probably noticed that a freshly-filled propane tank will read 80% on the gauge right after a delivery. Why not 100%, you ask? Well, it’s actually no accident at all – it’s a propane safety measure. You see, the propane in your tank is a liquid – and like any […]