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The price of oil vs other domestic heating costs

By Andrew Wells, 25 January 2024It is interesting to see that the cost of home heating oil still fairs well on price comparatively to gas, LPG, air source heat pumps and electricity. Although it can be perceived as volatile and is prone to spikes when impacted by...

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Be Winter Wise with Yorkshire Oils: Your Five Point Plan

By Andrew Wells, 2 October 2023 1. Check your boiler We recommend booking an engineer to check your boiler ahead of the rush to ensure it's working efficiently and not wasting heating oil.  Please call Andrew on 01423 396789 or email to book a service in. 2. Book your...

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More time for off-grid households

By Andrew Wells, 25 September 2023 You no doubt will have heard Prime Minister, Rishi Sunak's speech last week on net zero policy or at least all the media coverage. Following a frenzied 24 hours of speculation, the much anticipated announcement outlined a 'new...

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De-carbonising our homes

By Andrew Wells, 14 August 2023 You may have read the recent news and heard the media statements regarding the call from a number of rural MPs for government to support the move to liquid fuels, specifically HVO (hydrotreated vegetable oil), for households like...

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Inventive Oil Order

Our customers are always making us smile and we had to share this inventive oil order with you. One of our loyal customers decided to order through the medium of poetry. Take a look... Cold wet miserable day Long wait until May In the meantime It is now that time To...

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Reducing your heating oil cost

Basics of Heating Oil Cost Heating Oil cost in the UK generally follows the global oil price. As we saw during lockdown, the global demand dropped therefore the price fell by more than half in April. Overall this has been a great year for consumers with such a low...

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Andrew Wells

Andrew Wells is the founder and owner of Yorkshire Oils. Yorkshire Oils was established following years of experience in the oil industry and the realisation that customer service was heavily lacking among oil suppliers.​ Andrew decided to become one of very few...

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Heating Oil Guide

Moving to a new house can be a stressful time and even more so if you are new to oil heating systems.

So, this post is designed to help answer the most common questions on the fundamentals of domestic heating oil, oil tanks and additives.

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Find out the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

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