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Should I buy a home that uses heating oil?

warm new homeBuying a new home is a big decision made up of smaller ones, including where to buy, what size home to look for, what location to target, and more.

But one of the most important factors to consider when evaluating a handful of comparable homes is also one of the most overlooked: the kind of heating system your future home uses, and the type of fuel that powers it.

A heating system can have a dramatic affect on both your comfort and energy costs, especially here in Vermont, where we use our furnace or boiler for as much as eight months a year.

On the plus side, there are many options for heating our homes here in the northeast, including natural gas, propane, and electricity. But when it comes to providing the best heating solution for the challenge of a New England winter, one fuel just might have an advantage: heating oil.

Why consider a home that uses oil heat? Consider these benefits:

The bottom line: Whether your choosing a home that’s new or new for you, take a good long look at homes powered by heating oil – the tried and true fuel for homes in New England.

Need a new heating oil supplier for a home you’ve recently bought? Call the pros at Jack F. Corse for the most reliable heating oil deliveries in our Lamoille County service area.