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Your Fall HVAC Checklist

By |September 23rd, 2020|

Amidst the summer heat it can be difficult to plan ahead for the chillier months. While you may love (or hate) the heat, it is inevitable that cooler months will come again. There is much to love about the changing seasons, but we find that every year as the leaves begin to gather in piles, [...]

What is Bioheat® and is it Right for Your Home?

By |August 23rd, 2020|

There is an ongoing concern over the use of energy resources and the negative impact they have on our environment. This is something we take very seriously. In accordance with the Providence Resolution of 2019, the heating oil industry has pledged to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 through accelerated use of higher blends of Bioheat®. If you [...]

6 Ways to Save Money

By |July 18th, 2020|

Everyone wants their home to be in the best condition possible while also saving as much money as possible. While those may seem contradictory, there are things you can do that will save money AND increase the lifespan of your HVAC system! According to Energy Star, the typical US family spends over $2,000 per year on [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Get Your AC Tuned

By |June 12th, 2020|

As any Massachusetts resident can attest, spring in New England can be temperamental. You can find yourself needing your heater and A/C on the same day. While day to day temps can be unpredictable, what you can count on is the impending heat that arrives with summer. Genove Oil and Air recommends you get an AC [...]

Benefits of a Ductless System

By |May 21st, 2020|

Wondering if mini-splits are better than central air? We can help determine what would make the most sense for your home or space.   Often times, for condos, smaller homes or specific areas or rooms, a ductless system offers you a great solution. How does ductless work? Traditional central A/C systems and heat pumps force cooled [...]

Service Calls During COVID-19

By |April 21st, 2020|

There are so many questions about what is safe these days. Many wonder, is it okay to have service done in your house? We understand and have taken precautions to ensure our customers, as well as our team, stay safe and healthy while still providing you with excellent customer service. Recently, the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) addressed [...]

What to know about R-22 Refrigerant in Massachusetts

By |March 10th, 2020|

If you rely on an air conditioning unit that uses R-22 refrigerant, an ozone-depleting substance (ODS), you should know that as of January 1, 2020, production and import of R-22 refrigerant is illegal in the United States. While continuing use of your air conditioner or heat pump system using R-22 refrigerant is allowed, it does [...]

When Is The Best Time To Buy Home Heating Oil?

By |February 28th, 2020|

Around 5.7 million households in the United States depend on home heating oil to heat their homes, according to U.S. Energy Information Association (EIA). Data from the EIA shows in 2017 residential consumers in the Northeast purchased about 3 billion gallons of heating oil. These sales account for 85% of total U.S. residential heating oil sales for [...]

7 Ways To Stay Warm & Safe This Winter

By |January 21st, 2020|

Nothing feels better after being out in the frigid cold than coming inside to a toasty-warm home.  However, the same heating equipment that keeps us warm can be dangerous if it isn’t used properly. Home heating equipment is the second-leading cause of Massachusetts home fires (Massachusetts Department of Fire Services) and the third-leading cause of U.S. home fire [...]

5 Signs You Need A New Water Heater

By |December 28th, 2019|

A simple, visual inspection of your water heater at least once a month can help you catch many early signs of a potentially bigger problem. A huge puddle on the basement floor often starts as a slow drip. Here are 5 Signs You Need A New Water Heater, along with simple, last-chance DIY guidance before [...]