How To Estimate Your Daily Heating Oil Use

Ways you can track how much you use

heating oil Provincetown, MA It is no secret to anyone that it gets cold here on Cape Cod. Therefore, if you use heating oil to heat your home here you’ll want to make sure you have an ample supply on hand at all times so that you don’t run out. Having an idea of and knowing how to estimate your daily heating oil use will help ensure you have enough at your home at any given moment.

Let’s take a look at how you can do this.

Tracking how much heating oil you use on a daily basis

Your exact daily heating usage will, of course, vary depending on certain elements and factors. But there is a way to get a pretty good idea of how much you’re going to use on average.

If temperatures are hovering around 50 degrees Fahrenheit, a homeowner can expect to use about 2 gallons of heating oil a day. Once temperatures drop to about 40 degrees Fahrenheit that number increases to about 3.7 gallons of daily heating oil. When the weather gets a little colder (closer to about 30 degrees Fahrenheit) you can anticipate using about 5.3 gallons of heating oil a day.

How to order the right amount of heating oil

On top of using the above estimations, here are some additional tips that can help you order the amount of heating oil your home and family needs:

Things that impact how much heating oil you use

We mentioned before that one’s heating oil usage is impacted by certain factors and elements. So what exactly are the elements and factors that affect the amount of heating oil you use? Here are a few:

Heating oil services from Cape Cod Oil & Propane

Cape Cod Oil & Propane has been providing heating oil to homeowners and business owners all throughout Cape Cod since 1974. On top of heating oil deliveries, our heating oil services include:

When you need heating oil that you can count on, turn to Cape Cod Oil & Propane. Contact us today to become one of our many happy customers!