Can fuel tanks explode in hot weather?

can heating tanks explode in hot weather

Can fuel tanks explode in hot weather? This may sound like an odd question, but it is one that gets asked from time to time. We will restrict this conversation to the Maryland area and to residential home heating oil tanks. The short answer is NO – your fuel tank will NOT explode in hot […]

What are heating oil tanks made from?

what are heating oil tanks made from

What are heating oil tanks made from? Most heating oil tanks, gasoline tanks, kerosene tanks and waste oil tanks are made from steel. If we are talking about underground, or buried, fuel tanks there are some additional possibilities about the construction of the tank. For residential buried tanks in Maryland, most tanks were installed many […]

What sizes do heating oil tanks come in?

Oil tank close up

Heating oil tank sizes come in many different types, and if you have read some of our other blogs you will know there is a big difference between Underground Storage Tanks or UST’s, and Aboveground Storage Tanks or AST’s. There is also difference between commercial and residential. Today we will focus on residential tanks. Heating […]