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Should You Consider Ductless Air Conditioning?

July 15, 2024

Your home might benefit from this efficient AC alternative. Northern New Jersey has been experiencing a scorcher of a summer this year. In Morris, Union, Somerset and southern Sussex counties, the households that Dixon Energy services …

Is Propane Environmentally Friendly?

July 1, 2024

Lower your carbon footprint with propane equipment In Randolph, Morristown, Denville and other communities in the Dixon Energy service region, we work with homeowners and businesses so they enjoy reliable comfort without negatively impacting our …

How Long Should a Heat Pump Run Per Day

June 17, 2024

Heat pumps work differently than furnaces, boilers and central A/C. Did we recently add a heat pump system to your home in Morris Plains or elsewhere in our service region of Morris, Union, Somerset, and …

Yuck! Avoid Sludge in Your Home Heating Oil Tank.

June 3, 2024

What causes oil tank sludge — and how can you avoid it? How often do you think about your home’s heating oil tank? For many Dixon Energy customers, the answer is not too often. And …

Ductless Mini-Split Maintenance Tips

May 20, 2024

Keep your ductless A/C running efficiently and reliably all summer. Countless Dixon Energy customers rely on ductless air conditioning equipment to stay cool on the sweltering days of New Jersey summer. Ductless A/C keeps you cool …

How to Read a Propane Tank Gauge

May 6, 2024

Everything you need to know about your propane tank levels. Having a propane tank on your property can free you from the service interruptions associated with natural gas utilities and their often outdated infrastructure. However, …

Cooling Your Home Without Ductwork

April 15, 2024

Ductless mini-splits: efficient, long-term A/C wherever you need it. How have you been cooling your home in Union or Morris County over the last few summers? At Dixon Energy, we speak to quite a few …

Do Heat Pumps Use a Lot of Electricity?

April 1, 2024

Tips for using a heat pump more effectively At Dixon Energy, we are immensely proud of our skilled and experienced team. Our technicians install and service gas and oil-fired heating systems. We also handle central …

Maintaining Your Standby Generator

March 18, 2024

Ensure that your propane or natural gas generator is ready when the power goes out! Let’s be candid — when it’s icy cold or sweltering hot in northern New Jersey, our grid electricity is not …

What If I Run Out of Heating Oil?

March 4, 2024

Don’t lose your home heating on a frosty winter night. If you use heating oil to keep your home warm in the winter, you have one of the most robust heating fuels around. One gallon …