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Propane: The Earth Day Fuel

Posted: April 1, 2019

April 22 marks the 49th trip around the sun for Earth Day – a global event founded in 1970 by United States Senator Gaylord Nelson as an environmental teach-in.

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8 Uses for Propane in and Around Your Maryland Home

Posted: March 4, 2019

It’s easy to dismiss propane as the “fuel in a can” under your barbecue grill or connected to your camping stove – but propane is so much more than that.

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What Is the Difference Between Clear and Dyed Diesel Fuel?

Posted: February 22, 2019

There was a time when diesel fuel was sold in the U.S. without dye added to it, but times have changed.

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Six Ways to Save on Your Heating Oil with Q-Dog This Winter

Posted: January 14, 2019

Winter 2019 has officially begun here in Maryland, and although it has been a pretty mild season so far, we all know the cold will come at some point – and when it does, up goes the heating bill.

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Need Assistance to Pay Your Fuel Bill This Winter? Apply Now for Aid from Maryland’s Office of Home Energy Programs

Posted: December 18, 2018

At Q-Dog, we strive to offer the most reliable supply of discounted heating oil in our Maryland service area – but sometimes even our great prices aren’t enough to overcome a financial challenge that can leave you unable to pay for the fuel that keeps your family warm and safe.

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Preventing a Heating Oil Runout

Posted: November 19, 2018

Running out of home heating oil in the dead of winter is not fun. It leads to discomfort, the potential risks of being in a dangerously cold house, and the possibility of frozen pipes which can do all kinds of damage to your Maryland home.

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Severe Weather Preparedness in Your Propane-Powered Home

Posted: October 12, 2018

With Michael bearing down on Maryland this week, it’s a good time for a reminder about preparing for and responding to severe weather conditions in your propane-powered home; as always, your family’s safety is our number one concern.

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The Benefits of Oil Heating

Posted: October 5, 2018

Considering heating oil for your new or replacement home heating system? You’re not alone: more than 8 million households across the U.S. use heating oil to keep them warm all winter long, and for some pretty good reasons.

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Refer a Friend to Q-Dog and Get .10¢ off Every Gallon of Heating Oil You Buy from Us!

Posted: August 27, 2018

Are you happy with the fuel delivery service you’re getting from Q-Dog? Why not share the love and get a .10¢ discount on every gallon of fuel you buy from us for a whole year?

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Carbon Monoxide Safety and Awareness

Posted: August 6, 2018

We make sure we focus on talking about safety regularly, since it is always the number one priority here at Q-Dog.

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