By Josh Resnek
This is one of those stories we read which touches us, which actually punches us in our stomachs and which ultimately destroys our check books.
Everett working class families still heating with oil – and there is an abundance of such homeowners and apartment dwellers in this city – are about to experience the worst oil heating season of their lives.
Mario’s Oil, a large retail supplier in Everett, is right now charging approximately $5.00 a gallon for their customers.
In other words, a 200 gallon fill-up for a normal sized heating oil tank would cost today, $1,000.75, according to an official at Mario’s.
At that price, a good many larger home owners still heating with oil their two and three family homes will go through a small fortune in heating oil costs for the coming winter.
And as if that weren’t bad enough, if it is colder winter than usual, Everett property heating with oil are going to be a possible catastrophic situation.Continue reading “Price For Oil Heat Skyrocketing With No End Presently in Sight and No Relief”