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Water Softener Systems – How and Why?

In our modern era of advanced irrigation and water supply systems, the “hardness” and “softness” of supplied water has become an important factor to consider for your water system. But water is water, right? What makes some water “hard” and some water “soft”? And why is that relevant for sink water or the water in…

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Saving Money On Heating During the Winter Season

With the approaching winter months, you may be excited for snow and cold mornings while you’re inside staying safe and warm. Winter months are rich with nostalgic thoughts of hot chocolate, cozy nights next to the fireplace, and snowmen, but they also might make you think of skyrocketing utility bills that reflect your desire to…

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Summer Heat

With the weather heating up, the last thing you are probably thinking about is your heating system. At Burch Oil, we are Southern Maryland’s most trusted heating oil delivery, HVAC service and installation, and heating equipment service professionals. This means that when we are not out there fixing a neglected system, delivering heating oil, or…

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Time For a New Water Heater?

Picture a brisk spring morning. You are wearing what you were born in, and decidedly lacking apparel. Just as you are about to step into the stream of the shower, you sense a disturbance, a creepy, awful feeling that you can’t shake. Sticking one, brave foot into the shower, your big toe recoils at the…

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Keeping Your Cool This Summer

The most cliche opening we could come up with is as follows: The dog days of summer are just about upon us, and when the heat is turned up, your A/C system can feel the pressure. Ugh, that was borderline awful, even the title is so overused it is almost gag-worthy. Of course, as overused…

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Get Your HVAC System Ready for Spring

We are slowly starting to thaw around the edges here in Southern Maryland and we are sitting on the cusp of full blown spring weather. (Don’t forget to turn your clocks ahead one hour this weekend!) The time change means it is time to replace the batteries in your smoke detectors, change the sheets on…

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A Backup Generator Will Get You through the Storm

Thunderstorms, high winds, and the power outages that come with them are unpredictable and inevitable during summer storm season in Maryland. Don’t get left in the dark when the power goes out! Keep your home and your family safe with a whole-house backup generator. No Power? No Problem! When the power suddenly goes out for…

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Your Budget Plan Questions Answered

Summer is in full swing here in Southern Maryland! While you are soaking up the sun, home heating is probably the last thing on your mind. But what if you knew that now is actually the time to start planning for next winter? Signing up for a payment plan is a simple way to get…

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How to Keep Your Home Cool All Summer Long

Don’t let your air conditioning system fail you when the weather gets hot here in Southern Maryland. Having a tune-up of your home cooling equipment performed before the summer heat is in full swing can help you save time, money, and hassle all season long. What are the benefits of an A/C tune-up? Just like…

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Easy Ways to Save Energy and Money This Summer

Warm weather has finally arrived. Homeowners across Southern Maryland are gearing up for beach vacations, backyard barbecues, and more. While we enjoy the extra dose of vitamin D, let’s not forget about our energy spending! Add these tips to your daily routine to lower energy consumption and cut summer bills. When summer really brings the…

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