This arrangement permits:
How does a budget plan work?
Will a budget plan save money on heating bills?
A typical arrangement may be similar to this:
The purpose of a budget plan is not to save money but to make heating costs more manageable.
As with any such agreement, be sure to obtain, read and understand the contract. It is important to understand clearly what you and the fuel dealer are agreeing - and not agreeing - to do.
The first item in planning for the next heating season should be to make your house as thermally efficient as possible and to be certain that your heating system is properly cleaned and tuned up. Proper heating system maintenance could save you up to 20% on heating fuel bills. For more information on lowering your heating bills, go to How to Winterize Your Home.
NH Office of Energy and Planning
Governor Hugh J. Gallen State Office Park
Johnson Hall, 3rd Floor | 107 Pleasant Street | Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-2155 | fax: (603) 271-2615