Oil Heat Category Index
There are different types of heating oil. The main type of heating oil used in most homes and commercial applications is number two heating oil. Number six heating oil is rarely used and is being phased out of use because it contains a lot of sulfur and...read more
Furnace and Boiler Oil Filters - Oil burner oil filters are important to keep trash out of the burner gun and plugging the nozzle. A dirty filter can also choke the system from firing properly by preventing the correct amount of oil flow from reaching the...read more
Oil Furnace Boiler Pump - A major component of oil furnaces is the oil pump and its job is to pump oil from the oil tank to the oil burner. It is important that the oil system is primed and free of any objects or particles that can plug the system. As well...read more
Oil Controls | Burner - The oil burner and oil controls provides the main source of heat for this oil furnace. The oil burner comprises of an oil pump, a burner electric motor, a burner blower, a step-up transformer, an oil ignition control, an oil burner...read more
Oil Furnace Condensation Problems - This Oil Furnace has flue gas condensation problems as one can see from the white residue forming on the front of this oil furnace. This problem occurs when the flue gases are not hot enough to rise above and out of the...read more
Honeywell Oil Burner Ignition Control | HVAC Heating - This Honeywell oil burner ignition control controls the oil burner sequence of operation. On a call for heat from the thermostat, the oil burner ignition control starts the burner blower. this...