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Conventional vs. Tankless Water Heaters – How Do I Choose?

Posted: April 25, 2018

When it comes time to choose a new water heater, there are many options available to you.

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Improving Home Energy Efficiency with Propane

Posted: April 17, 2018

If you read this blog, you probably already know that propane is one of the most versatile ways to power your home comfort equipment – but that wouldn’t matter much if it didn’t also do the job so well.

Hello April

April: The Perfect Time for an A/C Upgrade

Posted: April 10, 2018

Well, spring has arrived here in Maryland (in theory, at least, if not in practice) – and that means that warm weather won’t be far behind.

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Propane: Your Key to Better Outdoor Living This Spring

Posted: March 30, 2018

Imagine enjoying the comforts of home – but doing it outside, under the stars.

That’s what clean, green propane can do for you!

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Refer a Friend and Get a $100 Account Credit!

Posted: March 26, 2018

Are you satisfied with the service you get from Carroll? Why not turn that satisfaction into a $100 in credit for your account?

Indoor air pollutant list

Improving Air Quality in Your Maryland Home

Posted: March 21, 2018

Here are two facts provided by the EPA that, when considered together, will probably make you think a little more closely about your health:

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Right-Sizing Your Heating Oil Tank

Posted: March 13, 2018

In our last blog, we talked about considerations for sizing your propane tank. But what if you have an oil-fired system?

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10 Factors That Influence How Long a Tank of Heating Oil Will Last

Posted: March 6, 2018

You may notice, with all the crazy weather we’ve been having, that you’re using heating oil more quickly than you expected, even though the weather hasn’t been consistently cold this winter.

Right-size it

Right-Sizing Your Propane Tank

Posted: February 23, 2018

When it comes to heating or cooling your home, size matters – more specifically, size matching matters.

Safety tips

Winter Safety Tips for Your Propane-Powered Home

Posted: February 14, 2018

Nothing is more important than keeping your family safe – and winter is a great time to review with your loved ones how to handle emergencies in your propane-powered Maryland home.

Couple stressed with bills

Save a Stamp and Take the Hassle out of Bill Paying with Automatic Payment from Carroll

Posted: February 1, 2018

It’s the first of the month and you know the heating bill is due, which you promise you’ll get to tomorrow.

Heating system maintenance

The Importance of Routine Maintenance in Anything-Can-Happen Weather

Posted: January 25, 2018

With extreme weather shifts becoming more common here in Maryland these days, it’s more important than ever to be prepared for the worst. The best way to do that?

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Friendly Reminder: Two Things That Help Us Keep Your Deliveries Coming

Posted: January 19, 2018

So far, 2018 has been the year of weather swing: for the second time in less than a month, we’ve had a 30-degree shift in temperature within a 24-hour period.

Radiator turned off

What to Do If Your Heating System Stops Working

Posted: January 11, 2018

It’s weeks like the one we just had that remind us how important it is to have a reliable heating system – and how important it is to know what to do if our furnace or boiler stops working.

2018 New Year resolutions

2018 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Systems

Posted: December 29, 2017

It’s hard to believe, but 2018 is just about here – and that means it’s time to make some New Year’s Resolutions.

For everything you need in home heating, trust the pros at Carroll Home Services – keeping Maryland homes warm for more than a century! Contact us to get started today!