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What Kind of Oil Is Heating Oil?

The Basics

heating oil new york Although we’ve enjoyed some mild days this month, the heating season is here. Temperatures have already dipped, and thermostats have been turned up. Sweaters and jackets are making an appearance again. That also means furnaces and boilers throughout the Hudson Valley have already begun working to keep their homes comfortably warm.

Now that the heating season is here, your need for heating oil is going to increase. If you’re smart enough to shop around for the best price on heating oil, then your search will bring you to Valley Oil. When it comes to heating oil delivery, Valley Oil offers top-quality heating oil at the best prices you can find. And we pair that with friendly, knowledgeable, and safety-conscious service.

You know where to find the best price on heating oil in the Hudson Valley, Dutchess County, Ulster County, and the surrounding areas (Valley Oil), but do you know much about the fuel itself? Let’s take a look at what heating oil is and why you should feel good about using it in your Hudson Valley home.

What Is Heating Oil?

To make heating oil, you begin with crude oil an put it through a refining process called distillation. During distillation, hydrocarbons are removed from the crude oil and become a substance that can be further purified and blended to make the heating oil.

The Benefits of Using Heating Oil

Here are some of the benefits heating oil offers:

Choose Valley Oil

Valley Oil offers our Dutchess County and Ulster County customers quality, affordability, and dependability—even in tough weather conditions. With Valley Oil you get discount heating oil and a promise to deliver that you can count on. We also make it even easier to be a Valley Oil customer by offering free automatic heating oil delivery.

Contact Valley Oil today to start paying less and smiling more!