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Winter Storm Preparedness Tips

Posted by NYOHA on November 11, 2014

The cold weather is here and winter storm season is fast approaching. With projections for above average precipitation in the New York area this winter, it’s important that residents are prepared for big storms. Follow these tips to make sure you are ready for the first and every big snowstorm of the season.

Third Party Notification Enrollment

Posted by NYOHA on October 31, 2014

Would you prefer a friend or family member receive the notices relating to your Oilheat account? In New York State, third party notification for correspondence relating to your heating account is legal. Once you sign up, all service termination or credit actions will be sent to a willing third party.

New York City’s Heating Rules for Landlords

Posted by NYOHA on October 16, 2014

The City Housing Maintenance Code and State Multiple Dwelling Law requires building owners to provide heat and hot water to all tenants. Building owners are required to provide hot water 365 days per year at a constant minimum temperature of 120°. Between October 1st and May 31st ("heating season"), building owners are also required to provide tenants with heat under the following conditions:

Automatic Heating Oil Delivery – The Smart & Easy Choice

Posted by NYOHA on September 17, 2014

You have enough on your plate without having to worry about when to have your heating oil tank filled. That’s why most full service New York heating oil companies offer automatic delivery.