Common Water Heater Problems and Troubleshooting Tips

January 14, 2020

Your water heater works hard behind the scenes in your home, providing hot water for your taps and appliances. But sometimes it works a little too hard, leading to problems that could require professional service. Here …

Prevent these safety problems with professional furnace maintenance and repairs

December 9, 2019

Prevent these safety problems with professional furnace maintenance and repairs Modern furnaces are not just incredibly efficient, they’re also incredibly safe and reliable – in large part because they are built with safety controls and features …

How Much Heating Oil Will I Need for Fall and Winter?

November 22, 2019

“How much heating oil will I need” might be the question we get asked most around here, especially once temperatures in Pennsylvania start dropping in mid-Fall. Unfortunately, it’s a difficult question to answer with certainty, because …

Four questions

Four Questions to Ask a New Heating Oil Supplier

October 14, 2019

Selecting a new heating oil supplier isn’t easy – and because it isn’t, many people simplify the process by choosing the supplier with the cheapest heating oil. It’s an understandable choice, but generally not a good one. Rather …

Low heating oil

How Low Should You Let Your Heating Oil Tank Go?

September 16, 2019

If you own a heating oil furnace or boiler, you have a heating oil storage tank somewhere in your basement, or perhaps somewhere outside your home. But how much heating oil is in that tank right …

Benefits of a tankless water heater

Five Benefits of a Tankless Water Heater

August 12, 2019

Why pay to heat water twice? That’s the question at the heart of a problem solved by today’s super-efficient tankless water heaters, which heat the water you need – and only the water you need – on …

Oehlert Bros. Calendar Photo Contest

July 31, 2019

Calendar Photo Contest Instructions The Oehlert Bros. Inc. invites photographers to enter its 2019 Calendar Photo Contest. Winners' photos will be featured in the 2020 Oehlert Bros. Calendar. You must read the following rules and conditions …

Central A/C

Air Conditioner Struggling to Keep Up? You Might Have a Refrigerant Problem

July 8, 2019

Most of us think of Freon (or R22, its generic name) as the stuff that makes the air coming from our air conditioner cool – and that’s mostly right. Technically, Freon (which won’t be around much longer…another …

Save money

Save Money with These 10 Summer Efficiency Tips for Your PA Home

June 10, 2019

Summer 2019 is upon us – time to crank up your central air conditioner or ductless mini-split system and enjoy the cool comforts of home. Just remember to do it smartly! Try these 10 cost-effective tips to …

Paying bills

Get More Predictable Bills This Fall and Winter with the Oehlert Bros. Smartpay Plan

May 13, 2019

You may not have ever thought about it, but you pay about 80 percent of your annual fuel bill during a four-month period each year – a time that happens to coincide with the holiday season. …