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i live in a one bedroom pay 2nd fl i pay for heat which is oil i worrk during the day and weekends i cut heat off when im not there so how long should a hundred gallons last me

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Asked by blass at 12:39 PM on Dec. 10, 2013 in Money & Work

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  • A million years!

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:42 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • Could you ask that again in English with punctuation? I left my decoder ring at the office!!

    Answer by Crafty26 at 12:45 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • There are way too many variables to consider

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 12:46 PM on Dec. 10, 2013



    Math.... Hurts my head.


    Answer by m-avi at 12:47 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • Call the Oil Company & ask.

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 1:00 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • maybe a month.

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 1:17 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • Not as long as you'd think. We can easily burn 5 gals overnight being conservative - cold!
    The oil company has the usage profile history. Always budget short so you don't run it dry.
    The bottom of the tank can have sludge (solids) in it and clog your sprayer and filters.


    Answer by adopteeme at 1:19 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • You shouldn't turn it off. That takes it longer to come back up to temperature when you turn it back on, and you are at risk of your pipes freezing if it gets too cold.

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 1:20 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • You should not cut off the heat entirely. The pipes can burst.

    Answer by Dardenella at 2:20 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

  • Coast more to heat up a cold room. Then to keep the room consistency warm. We never turn our heat off. 1) for the pipe not to bust. 2). I do not like to come home to a cold house.

    Answer by louise2 at 5:49 PM on Dec. 10, 2013

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