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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 […]

Now is a great time to upgrade your decade-old heating equipment

May 6, 2019

A major home comfort appliance like a home heating system or water heater is a significant investment for you as a Massachusetts homeowner – one that, if maintained properly, should last for quite a long time without major incident. But even the most cared-for furnace, boiler, or water heater will eventually reach a point where paying […]

Have a nose for propane safety

April 22, 2019

If you use propane-powered equipment in your Massachusetts home, a keen nose and a quick mind can go a long way toward keeping your family safe. Your nose matters because propane manufacturers add a chemical to the gas that smells like rotten eggs (propane is naturally odorless) to make leak detection easier. If that smell […]

Save your heating oil tank: Keep it at least half full!

April 15, 2019

Your aboveground heating oil tank isn’t a complicated device – with a little routine maintenance and some sensible precautions it should last you for quite some time! But, one thing that could accelerate the demise of your heating oil tank is keeping it empty during the heating offseason. What does having oil in your tank, even […]