Blog

Jan 01, 2018

Comfort Line - Winter 2018

Is propane more expensive than heating oil?Yes. All fuels are rated based on their heat content. The unit of measure is a British Thermal Unit (BTU), which is the amount of energy needed to raise one pound of water one degree. Heating oil contains 140,000 BTUs per gallon, whereas propane contains only 91,300 BTUs per gallon.

Mar 01, 2017

Comfort Line - Spring/Summer 2017

R–22, more commonly known as Freon, has been the standard refrigerant used in air conditioning equipment for most of the last 50 years. The majority of the air conditioning equipment in this country still uses R-22, a hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) compound containing a chlorine molecule.

Jun 01, 2016

Comfort Line - Summer 2016

Several customers have written or called asking us to consider offering online bill pay. This quarter, our Q&A segment discusses our thought process with regard to online bill pay.

Mar 01, 2016

Comfort Line - Spring 2016

What caused oil prices to collapse?In a few words, fracking and horizontal drilling. In 2008, U.S. oil production was 5 million barrels per day after steadily declining from a peak of 9.6 million barrels per day in 1970.

Jan 01, 2016

Comfort Line - Winter 2016

This quarter, our Q&A segment discusses Hart & Iliff ’s winter fuel deliveries.

Want to Open an Account Today?

Get Started