admin August 10, 2018
With the heating season a few months away, and your heating equipment lying dormant all summer, it’s easy to find yourself wondering if your furnace or boiler is going to work as well as you need it to when the cold weather comes back our way.
admin July 27, 2018
What do the holiday season and the heating season have in common? They both cause a strain on your budget around the same time of the year!
admin June 13, 2018
At Alger, we install and service a wide range of air conditioning equipment, including ductless and central air conditioning systems.
admin May 25, 2018
There’s no match for the versatility and safety of propane – from home heating to home cooking, there isn’t much this fuel can’t do!
admin March 22, 2018
If your heating system was a restaurant, would you ever go back after the experience you've had this winter?
admin February 28, 2018
If you think that bigger heating equipment means better heating, you’re not alone. The truth is, however, that the size of your heating equipment needs to be right for your home – so bigger isn’t always necessarily better.
admin January 15, 2018
If your New Year’s Resolution is to save money, you’ll be glad to know your friends at Alger Oil & Propane can help. Mark your calendar with these energy-saving tips and see how much you can save this winter and beyond.
admin December 21, 2017
When you enroll in automatic delivery with Alger Oil & Propane, you don’t have to remember to order your heating oil or propane – we deliver it to you before you even know you need it. You don’t have to remember to check fuel levels, call for a delivery, or know which day it’s coming.
admin September 8, 2017
How will you fare against the dry air of the fall and winter? If you’re unsure of the answer to that question, Alger will answer it with a top-of-the-line whole-home humidifying system that can help keep you and your family comfortable, and even keep your furniture in one piece!
admin August 16, 2017
Propane is one of the nation's most versatile energy sources, and is a clean-burning fuel that more than 8 million American households — and many in our area — rely on daily. It’s no wonder! From fire pits in the summer to fireplaces in the winter, and heating systems, appliances and emergency generators all year round, propane fuels families!
admin July 20, 2017
Summer is the season of propane-fueled grills, so it’s important to know how to store and transport propane cylinders to ensure a proper and safe environment for your family and friends. Here are four important things to keep in mind when storing or transporting your propane cylinder:
admin June 13, 2017
Summer is hot enough without having tempers flare among family members over the temperature inside your home. Central air conditioners are great for keeping your home at an even temperature, and keeping the family peace talks going.
admin May 17, 2017
When summer rolls around, is your air conditioning equipment going to be ready to keep up with you? When you enroll in an air conditioning service plan from Alger, you can be put the worry of expensive repairs or system breakdowns out of your mind.
admin April 27, 2017
Having Alger evaluate your air conditioning system can save you money, and there’s no better time to do it than before the summer rolls in. Whether you have a heat pump that also heats your home, or a central air conditioning system that’s idle all winter, dust and dirt can build up and cause problems down the line.
admin January 17, 2017
When it comes to choosing your home comfort fuel source, there are many factors that go into making this important decision. And when you consider that this decision affects your family and your home, perhaps nothing means more than safety and reliability. Safety … reliability … fuel … you’ve just described Oilheat!
admin December 21, 2016
As winter descends, your heating equipment is put to the test. Make sure that it is working properly and that you are protected from expensive repairs, with a heating service plan from Alger Oil & Propane.
admin November 29, 2016
Propane prices have come down as energy production in the United States has surged, and people are using this highly versatile fuel in more ways around their homes. Here are 12 great things you can do with propane, including some you might not have considered.
admin October 25, 2016
You’ve protected your home and your home comfort with a professionally installed emergency backup generator. But are you sure you know all you need to know to run your generator as safely as possible? As always, the best safety tip is to know as much as possible before an emergency arises.
admin October 13, 2016
If you have not already chosen automatic delivery for your heating oil or propane, we strongly recommend that you call Alger Oil & Propane today and make the switch. Automatic delivery is a service with lots of “pros” and only one “con.”
admin August 25, 2016
Winter may not be on your mind while you are lounging on the beach, but don’t let the cold weather creep up on you! Even last year’s unseasonably mild winter can be quite taxing on your heating system. That’s why at Alger Energy, we recommend scheduling your heating system tune-up today before temperatures fall and our schedule fills up!
admin July 26, 2016
As of July 1, 2016, all heating oil sold in our state can contain no more than 500 parts-per-million (ppm) sulfur. The sulfur limit of Maryland’s heating oil was first set in November of 2014 at 2,000 ppm, so this latest standard represents a 75% reduction from the previous level.
admin June 16, 2016
As a full-service energy and comfort provider, Alger Oil & Propane offers separate service plans for heating and air conditioning systems, as well as a budget plan that helps keep your heating oil or propane costs even from month to month.
admin May 24, 2016
You don’t have to accept poor indoor air quality! Turn your home’s indoor air into pure and refreshing atmosphere that will put you, your family and your guests at ease.
admin April 5, 2016
Today is all about fresh starts. With a new site, a new blog and a new spring season to look forward to, it’s time to take a second look at something that isn’t new: the old air conditioning system you’ve been relying on for years. How is yours holding up?