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Please Read Our Safety Tips for Propane Grilling

When we think about summer fun, many images come to mind: hanging out with friends and family, enjoying the great outdoors, vacations, cold lemonade—and delicious backyard barbecues!

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10 Things You Almost Certainly Don’t Know about Air Conditioning

The onset of summer is always a good time to consider some cool facts about one of our most taken-for-granted but relied upon technologies – air conditioning. Here are just 10 tidbits about the development of the one of most appreciated, influential inventions ever.

Why Does an A/C System Stop Making Cool Air?

One of the most common problems we see is an air conditioning system that runs but fails to generate any cool air. When we dispatch our technician on a call like this, he will begin his diagnosis by checking out these typical causes:

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Five Ways Propane Can Add More Fun to Summertime

Summer is just a whisker away (June 21) and no other fuel can do as much as propane can to make lounging in your backyard a relaxing and memorable experience.

With that said, here are five different ways propane can turn an average summer into a great one at your home.

Why You Should Get a Heating Tune-up Now on Your Furnace, Boiler or Heat Pump

After a gloomy and cold spring, you’re probably looking forward to the few months of warm summer weather that’s ahead of us. Heating your home is probably the last thing on your mind.

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Why an A/C System Leaks Water

Your air conditioning equipment creates cold air by passing warm air over the indoor evaporator (cooling) coil. This causes condensation to form and flow off the coil. During normal operation, a cooling system produces large amounts of water from condensation.

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3 Mistakes People Make When Buying an A/C System

Will my investment pay off? That’s a question everybody asks, whether they’re dabbling in the stock market or making home improvements, like investing in a new a/c system.

Open communication

Wilson Oil and Propane Reaches Out to Customers in Many Different Ways

Right from the start in 1926, our business has been dedicated to providing service at the highest level, offering our customers true value and real peace of mind. A big part of that means keeping the lines of communication open with our customers.

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Wilson Oil and Propane Receives Alternative Fuel Incentive Grant

Wilson Oil and Propane was among 17 recipients—including businesses, schools and municipalities–that recently received Alternative Fuel Incentive Grants (AFIG). Funds were awarded this spring by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).

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Why Propane Grills Are the Best Choice

Research shows that cooking on a charcoal grill can lead to as much as 105 times more carbon monoxide being produced when compared to propane. A typical charcoal grill also produces an astonishing 11 pounds of carbon dioxide per hour, or twice as much as a propane grill. (An electric grill does even worse, producing 15 pounds of carbon dioxide per hour).