If you live or own a business in an area with cold winters and have an outdoor heating oil tank, using normal #2 heating oil can cause a number of problems.
That’s because when heating oil drops to a certain temperature, it begins to solidify — similar to water turning to ice. But when heating oil freezes, it doesn’t turn into a solid the way ice does – it simply becomes thicker, creating a kind of sludge. This thickening is commonly called gelling (sometimes called waxing).
Gelling can affect your system in several different areas, including your:
At Woodruff, we offer quality heating oil that is chemically treated to lower its gel point. Economical, efficient, and cold-resistant, our blended oil will keep the heat coming through the long, cold New Jersey winter. As our service area’s most reliable fuel supplier, Woodruff Energy is the go-to source for cold weather fuel solutions.
Need reliable heating oil service in southern NJ? Woodruff Energy delivers. Contact us today to learn more about heating oil deliveries in southern New Jersey.