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How Long Will Your Water Heater Last?

Don’t wait for your water heater to fail to look for a replacement One of the perks of living in this day and age is having ready access to hot water. It’s easy to take for granted that you’ll get a reliable steam of warm water every time you open a tap. Bu hot showers […]

Need a Commercial HVAC Repair Done Right?

Choose a full-service company for all your commercial heating needs Whether you’re a Boston-area real estate developer, restaurant, hotel, manufacturer or another commercial venture, you can’t afford to have your HVAC system suddenly break down. This is especially true at this time of year, when a heating interruption can be dangerous for workers and staff, […]

How a Whole-House Air Purifier Works

An effective, comprehensive way to improve your indoor air quality We spend 90 percent of our time indoors. And the unfortunate fact is that indoor air can be up to five times more polluted than outdoor air. What does this mean for you and your family? To begin, your indoor air quality has a direct […]

How a Boiler Heats Your Home

Let’s go through the process for your home’s boiler system Winter will officially begin in a few weeks, but here in Boston and its surrounding towns, winter weather is already making its presence felt. If you have a boiler system in your home, your radiators are probably already heating up. At Cubby Oil & Energy, […]

How Does A Furnace Work?

Understanding how forced-air heating systems keep you warm Today, there are many ways to keep your Boston area home warm during the winter. If your home has vents that emit warm air during cold months, you likely have a furnace heating you. Furnaces have existed in some form since the 13th century, when a city […]

What Are the Different Types of Water Heaters?

Get the right oil-fired water heater for your home Let’s be honest: we all take our water heater for granted until it stops working. When the hot water goes out in your home, you realize just how important it is. In the average U.S. household, hot water comprises about 20 percent of home energy use. […]

Shocking Spike in Fuel Prices

Dear customers, On October 5, OPEC announced it was slashing production by two million barrels a day. Within just three days, our suppliers had increased the cost of heating oil by 70 cents per gallon. That’s right, 70 cents per gallon. Today, that increase is over $1.00 per gallon. It frustrates the heck out of […]

What’s the Average Cost of a New Heating System?

How to budget for a new oil-fired furnace or boiler installation With high energy prices and record inflation, we know that many homeowners are looking for ways to save money. The best way to reduce your energy bills is to invest in more efficient heating equipment. This might cost a lot upfront, but it dramatically […]

What Is Bioheat® Fuel?

Answering your questions about our eco-friendly, efficient heating oil At Cubby Oil & Energy, we think the planet’s future is worth fighting for. We’ve also found that our Boston area customers feel the same way. So, as a home comfort provider, we want to ensure that the heating fuel we deliver is as clean and […]

Is Heating A House With Oil Safe?

Our heating oil has significant safety advantages over natural gas We always tell our new customers, “This is not your grandparents’ heating oil!” If your memory of heating oil is black smoke and soot, that is long gone. We proudly deliver Bioheat SuperPlus™, the cleanest burning fuel you’ll find in the Massachusetts area. It’s great […]