What to do if your oil tank springs a leak due to the heat

With the hot weather we are hearing a lot of reports of plastic oil tanks cracking or springing leaks in the heat!   If your tank is in direct sunlight for a lot of the...

Storing agricultural fuel oil

Oil storage is highly regulated within the UK. It is a legal requirement to store fuel in a safe, responsible and environmentally friendly way, since even a small oil spillage can ...

All Heating Oil Householders Urged To Have Their Say On The Future Of Heat In Homes

Heating oil trade association The Federation of Petroleum Suppliers (FPS) is urging the 1.2m homeowners in the UK who use heating oil, to take part in the Government’s consul...

Save money and be more energy efficient.

If you want to make your oil supply go further why not try out some of our useful tips for easy ways to stay warm for less and make your home more energy efficient?   ...

Top tips for better fuel efficiency when driving

  Drive smoothly at a steady speed   Driving like a boy-racer by aggressively accelerating or breaking not only makes you look like a bit of a fool, b...

12 Fascinating facts about oil!

Twelve fascinating facts that you probably didn’t know about oil!   1. The word "petroleum" literally translates as "rock oil." It stems from t...

OFTEC calls for urgent heat policy intervention following winter death toll surge

Urgent policy intervention is needed to improve energy efficiency for vulnerable rural households and help safeguard against the unacceptable number of additional deaths that occur...

Discover the advantages of oil heating

Discover the advantages of oil heating Heating Oil (also known as Kerosene, 28 Second Burning Oil, Central Heating Fuel and Home Heating Oil) is a liquid fuel product used for c...

Oil is the cheapest way to heat your home this winter!

Oil is the cheapest way to heat your home this winter   41% cheaper than LPG 53% cheaper than electric 7% cheaper than mains gas   With winter here, ...

As Electricity And Gas Prices Increase It’s Official Heating Oil Is The Cheapest Form Of Energy

With  Autumn underway, many homeowners across the UK are thinking about turning on the heating for the first time in a few months and for those homeowners who are on heating o...

September Already!

Come home to a Web Oil warm house this September!    It's hard to believe the Summer holidays are over already, but here we are in September, with schools ...

As oil prices fall and electricity prices soar heat policy must be reviewed says OFTEC

As the average cost of heating a home on oil continues to fall, whilst more than 3 million consumers face a 12.5% rise in electricity prices, OFTEC has reignited its call on govern...