Water heater

How to Choose a Water Heater: Part 1 of 2

A conventional water heater typically lasts about 8-10 years – although that number that can change quite a bit based on how well it’s made, how hard the water in your home is, and how well your equipment was installed and maintained. Based on statistics alone, however, it’s a good idea to be proactive and […]

Pros and Cons

Buying vs. Renting Your Propane Tank: Pros and Cons

One of the most important decisions you will have to make when you install a propane tank in Ontario is whether to rent or buy the tank. The answer to that question depends on several factors that you will have to consider before making your decision. Let’s take a look at pros and cons of […]

Auto propane

Auto Propane: A Smart Choice for Your Fleet

Did you know that propane – the same stuff you use on your BBQ grill – could be used to power your light- to medium-duty vehicles? In fact, smart fleet managers in government agencies and businesses across Canada are increasingly turning to auto propane as an ideal fuel for their school and transit buses, courier vans, […]

Propane grill

Five Reasons to Upgrade to a Propane Grill This Summer

Canada Day is coming, which means it’s time to start planning for that amazing long weekend barbecue with your friends and family. Rather than dragging out that old, trusty-but rusty charcoal grill and spending half an hour trying to light it (then half an hour afterward cleaning it), why not upgrade to a portable or […]

Pool in the summer

Five Ways Propane Can Make Your Summer More Fun

Summer’s here…time for some outdoor fun, courtesy of clean, green propane gas! With a little help from propane, you’ll be able to: Grill like the pros – Unlike a charcoal barbecue, a propane grill offers instant ignition and easy cleanup – plus the same precision temperature control and even heating that you get from your propane […]

Pressure regulator

How to Safely Change a Propane Cylinder on a Barbecue

Summer is peak barbecue season here in Ontario – time to get out and get grilling! If you’re planning to spend a lot of time at your propane grill in the coming months, you will eventually have to replace or refill your propane barbecue cylinder – when you do, be sure to do it safely! Here’s how: […]

Farm tractor

Automatic Propane Delivery for Your Ontario Farm: Take the Worry Out, Don’t Run Out

It’s one of the busiest times of the year for farmers here in Ontario, as crops reach their peak and are ready for harvest. The question is, will you be ready with enough fuel to power your combines, tractors, balers, forklifts and other farm equipment as the farming pace quickens through the season? You will […]

Highway truck fleet

Core Fuels Card Lock Locations: A Convenient Option for Fleets on the Go

Answer honestly: do you wait until the last minute to fill up your truck, or have trouble keeping track of fuel receipts for yourself or your delivery teams? If you do, you’re not alone: most of us want to squeeze every last mile out of our tank of diesel fuel before we have to buy […]

Manage your account online

Simplify in 2019/20: Manage Your Account Online with Core Fuels’ Convenient Customer Portal!

There are many ways to make managing your heating oil deliveries, propane deliveries, and bill paying easier throughout the year – signing up for Automatic Delivery and our Equal Budget Plan both come to mind – but one of the best ways to take the hassle out of managing your fuel deliveries and bills is also […]

Burgers on a grill

Seven Keys to Making the Perfect Victoria Day Burger

May is National Barbecue Month, capped toward its end with Victoria Day – the unofficial kickoff of summer here in Canada. If you’re looking to grill the perfect burger this Victoria Day, here are 10 tips for doing it on your propane grill: Clean your grill. Clean your grill with a wire brush before you […]