Weekly average of home heating oil prices in NH
|Jan 06, 2014||3.896|
|Dec 30, 2013||3.891|
|Dec 23, 2013||3.841|
|Dec 16, 2013||3.793|
|Dec 09, 2013||3.787|
|Dec 02, 2013||3.718|
|Nov 25, 2013||3.671|
|Nov 18, 2013||3.621|
Heating a home takes up more than half of a household’s monthly energy expense. You can save money on those costs by doing a few inexpensive that can save you money over not only the winter, but summer too.
Make sure your furnace is in good shape. Have it inspected before the heating season to make sure it is tuned and all maintenance has been done to it. This will help prevent breakdowns in the middle of the winter.
If you have a force air system, check and replace the filter. A clogged filter will force your unit to work harder leading to premature break down.