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Petro Home Services hits the road to raise funds for autism awareness. 
February 21, 2014

Petro Partners with Autism Speaks. Taking care of families in our local community is just as important to us as it is to you. That's why we're proud to partner with the Autism Speaks organization and create a program to help raise funds and generate awareness for this challenging medical condition that touches many in our community. Read full story ›




Petro is a Best of LI Winner 2014!
December 27, 2013

We're #1 again - for the 4th consecutive year! Thanks to our Long Island customers.The Long Island Press asks its readers to nominate and vote for the best local businesses in a range of service categories as part of their annual Best of Long Island Business program. Read full story ›




Petro helps animals in Need.
December 9, 2013

Every year the Petro Home Services north New Jersey office chooses an organization to donate to during the holiday season. Over the years we've demonstrated just how committed we are to our communities by donating to lots of charities or community organizations that do great work for many different causes. We know that this year will prove no different than in years past. Read full story ›




Win Tickets to the BIG GAME with Petro Home Services!
November 19, 2013

End football season as a fan in the stands this year. Enter the Petro Home Services Facebook giveaway for your chance to WIN TICKETS TO THE BIG GAME LIVE at MetLife Stadium on February 2nd, 2014! Read full story ›




Petro voted Best Heating Company in Rhode Island in the 2013 Woonsocket Call Reader's Choice Awards.
October 23, 2013

Every year, Rhode Island residents are asked by the Woonsocket Call to vote for the best local businesses in a range of service categories as part of their annual Best of Rhode Island program. Thanks to our customers, Petro has been voted the Best Home Heating Oil Company this year! Read full story ›




We're #1 in Bucks County! Thanks to our customers.
September 27, 2013

Every year, Bucks County residents are asked by local media to vote for the best local businesses in a range of service categories as part of their annual Best of Bucks County program. Thanks to our Bucks County neighbors, Petro has been voted the Best Home Heating Oil and Plumbing Services Company this year! Read full story ›




Petro has entered the blogosphere!
And, is on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube, too!

May 10, 2013

Now Petro has a blog! This is a place you're going to want to bookmark and visit every day to get the latest and greatest tips on home services and advice to help you make the best decisions for your family and home! While the blog is a new adventure for us at Petro, we've also expanded our presence in other social media platforms, too including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and YouTube. Read full story ›




Watch Petro help rescue a Long Island family's home on NBC TV's
George To The Rescue on Sat. April 6th at 10am

April 4, 2013

Tune in to George To The Rescue on NBC New York Channel 4 on Saturday April 6th at 10:00am to watch Petro partner with Wales Darby to rescue the Hurricane Sandy damaged home of a deserving Long Island family. Read full story ›






Petro donates two oil burners to help NY community in Sandy recovery.
March 25, 2013

As the #1 home heating oil provider in the country, Petro's goal is to take care of all of their customers' home comfort needs and support the local community, particularly during the challenging aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Our team have been working around the clock to help customers affected living in the coastal areas around NYC, Long Island and northern NJ get their lives back to normal for many months.  Read full story ›




The Petro team scores at supporting the Long Island Junior Soccer League!
March 21, 2013

As Long Island's winning team in providing the best of home heating oil and comfort services, we realize the value of teamwork and how it benefits our local community. That's why Petro has been a proud sponsor of the Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) for a number of years. As an organization that encourages local youth to be active, fit, healthy and foster team spirit, we are always delighted to support and share the LIJSL's teams achievements both on and off the soccer pitch. Read full story ›




Take the NJ Polar Bear Plunge with Team Petro for a great cause!
January 30, 2013

On February 23, 2013 in Long Branch, NJ, brave the cold weather with hundreds of other NJ residents at this fun event for all the family to raise funds for the Special Olympics. If you cannot physically take the plunge, we encourage you to sponsor someone who will or simply make a donation to the Special Olympics.   Read full story ›




Petro Wins Best of LI 2013 for Best Full Service Home Heating Oil Company
January 10, 2013

Thanks to our Long Island neighbors, Petro has been voted the Best Full Service Home Heating Oil Company - for the third consecutive year!

Our goal is to provide you with the best customer service. That’s why we’re honored that our customers' votes have made us a 2013 Bethpage Best of Long Island Business again this year.. Read full story ›




Petro helps rescue a Long Island family's home on NBC's George To The Rescue.
December 21, 2012

Petro partners with Wales Darby to rescue the Hurricane Sandy damaged home of a deserving Long Island family on NBC'sGeorge To The Rescue.

Petro was honored to be invited by Wales Darby - a leading NY and NJ home energy systems provider - to help a Long Island family rebuild after the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy.

NBC Channel 4's George To The Rescue show features George Oliphant and his crew rescuing the homes of deserving people in the NY and NJ areas. George's 'rescue mission' in this particular show was to provide a new heating and cooling system for a Freeport, Long Island homeowner - a Vietnam veteran, retired FDNY crew member with health issues related to working at Ground Zero - whose home was badly affected by Hurricane Sandy. Read full story ›




Petro South Plainfield NJ wins 2012 Angie's List Super Service Award!
December 12, 2012

We believe that there's nothing better than satisfied customers! And want to thank ours for making Petro a 2012 Angie's List Super Service Award winner.

We are delighted that our South Plainfield, NJ team have earned the service industry-coveted 2012 Angie’s List Super Service Award for their customer service in taking care of our NJ neighbors' heating oil and air conditioning needs. Read full story ›




Introducing our new Petro mobile website!
November 20, 2012

We are excited to announce the launch of the Petro mobile site, which features our special offers and most of the products and service information that you need to know about Petro. The new mobile site enables you to access it whenever you want, wherever you are, directly from your smartphone! Read full story ›




When Hurricane Sandy shut down the NY Stock Exchange, Petro helped the stocks and traders get back to business - fast!
NY Times, November 12, 2012

During Hurricane Sandy the flooding in downtown Manhattan forced the New York Stock Exchange to close for two days, impacting business not just in America but around the world. In the storm aftermath, Petro is proud to have been part of a large team of utility and support services who provided the manpower and equipment required to get the New York stock market trading again.  Read full story ›




Petro Goes Pink in NJ for a Great Cause!
October 2012

During National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Petro turned pink! We painted one of our NJ delivery trucks pink and our customer service teams, drivers and technicians showed their support by wearing pink ribbons or wristbands in support of this great cause. Read full story ›




Petro Nominated as Best of LI 2013 Business!
Long Island Press, October 2012

Every year, the Long Island Press asks its readers to nominate and vote for the best local businesses in a range of service categories. This year, thanks to Long Islanders, Petro has been nominated as a  Best Full Service Home Heating Oil Company!
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Rhode Island customers - Tune Up your summer with a FREE $250 GIFT CARD for any Petro home comfort service!
630 WPRO, 99.7FM & Petro Oil, Rhode Island, May 2012

Petro and News Talk 630 WPRO & 99.7 FM are giving you a chance to win a $250 gift card for any Petro home comfort service, that can be used for your central AC system* tune up to get your home ready for the hot summer months ahead! One winner will be chosen each week over the next three weeks - so you have three chances to win!   Read full story ›




Generous listeners match Petro's oil giveaway to help local Poughkeepsie families in need.
WPHD Poughkeepsie, December 2011

As part of a local holiday community program, Petro gave Poughkeepsie radio station WPHD three vouchers for $200 in free oil to be given to three local families in need. The winners were chosen from over 30 applicants but what happened next, after the three vouchers were given away on-air, makes us proud to be part of a very generous local community. 
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Petro is the 2011 Best of Bucks Home Heating Oil Business
December 2011

We are excited to have been voted the 2011 Best of Bucks Home Heating Oil Business and want to thank all of our Bucks County, PA neighbors who helped us to win.

As Bucks County's local, total comfort services provider, our customers can continue counting on us for not only the best heating oil service but for the best AC, propane, natural gas, plumbing, chimney and home security services, too.
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Petro is now on Facebook!  We think you'll "Like" this.
April 2011

We're happy to be part of the social networking scene so now there's a new way for you to interact with us! Check out our Facebook page today to engage with us about our company news, products and services.
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Petro helps RI family in need through Operation Warm Home
ABC6, January 2011

Petro is committed to helping Southern New Englanders in need, especially during the cold winter months. Making a difference in the community is important to us and we were happy to participate in Operation Warm Home, a program launched by ABC6 to help families without heat throughout Rhode Island.

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We're #1! Thanks to our LI neighbors
Long Island Press, January 2011

Every year, the Long Island Press asks its readers to nominate and vote for the best local businesses in a range of service categories. This year, thanks to Long Islanders, Petro has been voted #1 as the Best Full Service Home Heating Oil Company!
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Petro partners with local business in episode of Extreme Home Makeover
ABC, October 2010

Through our partnership with Alure Home Improvements of East Meadow, NY, Petro donated labor, products and services to assist in changing the lives of a deserving Long Island family by helping to build them a new home for an episode of ABC's Emmy-winning show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition that aired Sunday, October 3rd, 2010.
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See Petro on HeatingOil.com

Watch this video about Petro on HeatingOil.com to learn more about our company history, services, resources, commitment to our local communities and why so many customers choose us for all of their home heating oil and comfort needs.
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