This is a question on the minds of many UK households. Heating oil, like so many other energy products, is a highly valuable commodity. Here, we investigate what households can do to prevent heating oil theft.
How much oil theft is there?
Despite the rate of rural crime increasing from 2014 to 2015, the cost of thefts from rural homes has decreased slightly in 2015, down to £6.2m from £7.1m in 2014.… Read More
You’ve probably noticed how much cheaper heating oil has been this year, but where does 2016 sit in context of historical prices? We look at the past 9 years of BoilerJuice prices to answer the question.
Following unprecedented falls for the last three years, BoilerJuice prices have never been lower. The crash in the price of crude oil has meant that, for the first time since BoilerJuice records began, the average heating oil price between January and March was below 30 pence per litre.… Read More
Month-to-date, June average prices are higher than the previous December for the first time in 6 years. So when is the best time to buy?
Heating oil prices continue to defy tradition this year, rising in summer compared to the previous winter for the first time since 2010. Demand and therefore prices typically fall in the summer but this year prices have risen thanks in part to strengthening crude oil prices.… Read More
The Brent Crude price rose above $50 for the first time in nearly 7 months earlier this week after recent events in Canada, Libya and West Africa lowered daily output by 4 million barrels.
FACT: The Brent Crude price has increased almost 90% since the market plummeted to a 12-year low in February 2016.… Read More
BoilerJuice are delighted to announce the launch of a new daily £25 voucher prize giveaway.
We’re always looking to give something back to our customers, whether it’s group savings cash-back or regular “win 500 litres of heating oil” competitions.
But we wanted to give more.
Following on from the success of our ‘January Madness’ and ‘March Mayhem’ competitions; we’ve decided to give away a voucher not just every week, but every day!… Read More
Household bills equate to some of our most expensive outgoings each month, but across Great Britain, are we doing enough to save money?
A recent survey by NatWest revealed that across England, Scotland and Wales, consumers are missing out on opportunities to save, with almost a third admitting to not comparing prices to find a better deal on any of their household bills.… Read More
Saving energy saves you money; but there are so many tips, tricks, and tall tales online these days that it’s hard to know what really works. So here’s our quick guide to things you can easily do to save money on your energy bills this winter.
Only put the heating on when it’s required, not all day
Why let your house get cold just to have to use up energy heating it up again right?… Read More
In case you haven’t noticed Heating Oil prices have been falling dramatically. The UK average for home heating oil was 48.56 pence per litre (inc VAT) this time last year, it’s now at a staggering 8 year low of 31.92 pence per litre today. So why is this happening? How long will it last?… Read More
Today, bakers from across BoilerJuice have gathered forces to host a Cakes for a Cause charity bake sale for Children in Need.
With everything from quiche and sushi, to festive mince pies and gingerbread on offer, our table of treats is fully-stocked and ready for fundraising! Check out the pics of our goodies below or leave us a comment to let us know what charity antics you’re getting up to today.… Read More
Halloween might be over for this year, but one lucky ghoul has been given the chance to make some scary savings, as the winner of our Spooky Pumpkin competition.
Everyone got into the spirit of things and we had lots of fantastic entries, but in the end there could only be one winner – Clare Leahy, with her terrifying crystal ball scene.… Read More