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Looking for Ways to Make Your Life Easier This Winter?

Learn All the Benefits of Automatic Deliveries There’s a lot going on these days, so it’s easy to forget little tasks like checking the fuel gauge on your oil tank. Unfortunately, running out of heating oil is not a small problem.  The most obvious consequence, of course, is being without heat in the middle of […]

We Make It Easy to Trust Us with Your Comfort

There Are so Many Reasons to Choose Cubby Oil & Energy Why choose Cubby? There’s a reason we’ve been around, serving eastern Massachusetts for more than 70 years. It starts with dependability. A key piece of how we achieve that is our team: dedicated and caring experts who are committed to providing you service that […]

Furnace or boiler

What Is the Difference Between a Furnace and a Boiler?

A heating system can be quite intimidating, particularly for the new homeowner. Do I have a furnace or boiler? What is the difference between a boiler and a furnace? Do I have steam heat or forced hot water heat? Is there anything I need to do to maintain my heating system? Do I have oil […]

Five Facts About Today’s Heating Oil: Busting Common Myths

Americans have been using heating oil to heat their homes since the Minneapolis-Honeywell Regulator Company introduced the first oil-fired burners for home use in the early 1930s – yet misconceptions continue to color our perception of the fuel as a home heating source. We’re here to set the record straight with some cold, hard facts […]

Cooling down from heat

Common Causes of Central A/C Breakdowns

In our experience, central air conditioning systems have impeccable timing: they always wait for the hottest day of the year to break down. That’s not a coincidence, of course: breakdowns happen when your cooling system is working hardest. But what are the actual causes of those breakdowns, and what can you do about them? Here […]

Are Heat Pumps Really That Effective?

Cubby Lets You Know! Are you considering a new heating system for your home? If so, you may have heard some buzz about heat pumps, in the belief that using electricity for home heating is better than using heating oil. You may want to take a closer look at heat pumps. One disadvantage of heat […]

Cubby’s 100% Guarantee To Your Home

We Stand Behind All We Do! A business does not last for more than 70 years without a commitment to providing their customers with outstanding service. Living up to that commitment every day is what makes Cubby stand head and shoulders above other heating oil and HVAC companies in greater Boston. We are so confident […]

Electric Heat Pumps for Home Heating?

A Cubby Hvac Expert Weighs In With the recent push in Massachusetts and other states to have homes convert to electricity for home heating, some folks have been looking into heat pumps for their greater Boston homes. An electric heat pump works by capturing heat from the air outside and transferring it into your home. […]

Schedule an Air Conditioning Tune-up Today

Stay Cool All Summer Long With Cubby! This summer is predicted to be hotter than normal here in greater Boston. If that news has you looking with concern at your home’s air conditioning, don’t worry. There’s still time to make sure it can get through the summer and keep your home cool and comfy. A […]

Cubby Service Plans Protect Your Equipment

They Also Help Protect Against Big Repair Bills The furnace or boiler in your greater Boston home is on its summer vacation. But it will be back to work eventually. Make sure it’s ready for next winter by protecting it with a Cubby Oil service plan! Our affordable plans provide the protection of maintenance, and […]