Lykins Energy Blog: Energy Tips, Resources & Information for Homes and Businesses


What is The Difference Between Heating Oil and Propane

As we close out the month of October, there is no better time to order your heating oil or propane for your home. Today we will review the differences between heating oil and propane. There are six ways someone can heat their home: Coal Wood Electricity Heating oil Natural gas Propane Today we will compare … Continue reading “What is The Difference Between Heating Oil and Propane”

ECO-SUPREME V.S. Diesel

At Lykins Energy Solutions we know how hard your equipment works for you. That’s why we offer ECO-SUPREME and ECO-SUPREME High Cetane – our proprietary formulated fuel – to keep your engine running at peak performance. Superior in every way to a standard #2 diesel fuel, ECO-SUPREME and ECO-SUPREME High Cetane keep fuel lines and … Continue reading “ECO-SUPREME V.S. Diesel”

How to Prepare Your Home for Fall

We are now going into fall weather, you can save money and energy by preparing your home for the cooler weather ahead. Lykins Energy Solutions will provide you with some tips that can help you save money this fall. The first tip to prepare is by purchasing heating oil or propane for your home through … Continue reading “How to Prepare Your Home for Fall”

The Best Kept Energy Saving Secret: The Complete Guide to Energy Efficient Light Bulbs

Topics of discussion: -Best brands or types-What to look for-What to avoid-How to properly dispose of old light bulbs. Best Brands and Types of Light Bulbs: The best way to save energy in your home is by purchasing energy efficient light bulbs. The most popular brands available to purchase are Phillips, EcoSmart, General Electric, and … Continue reading “The Best Kept Energy Saving Secret: The Complete Guide to Energy Efficient Light Bulbs”

Are You Changing Your Air Filters Enough?

By Drew Armacost As summer is here, it is a perfect time to change your air filters! It is especially important for people who are allergic to allergens and have asthma. The regular maintenance of your system also will lengthen the lifetime of your air system. Today we will answer 6 questions about air filters: How … Continue reading “Are You Changing Your Air Filters Enough?”

Is An Electric Vehicle Right For You?

In the year 2020, electric vehicles are becoming more popular than ever. Tesla is setting the stage for a rapidly changing automobile industry. Deciding whether an electric car is right for you is very important based on your lifestyle and career. These are 5 reasons to decide if you should buy an electric car or … Continue reading “Is An Electric Vehicle Right For You?”

Customer Service in The Energy Industry

As a leading energy company in Ohio and surrounding states, Lykins Energy Solutions highest priority is our customers! As with any organization, customers are our best marketers. Here are five ways why customer service is essential to having a business thrive in 2020: Trust & Loyalty: When a business is courteous to a customer, it … Continue reading “Customer Service in The Energy Industry”

How to Prepare For a Power Outage

As we are heading into Spring, severe weather season is upon us. Severe weather can cause flooding, hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. These weather events can lead to power outages. Here is how you can prepare for a power outage. Emergency kit: the best way to prepare for a power outage by creating an emergency … Continue reading “How to Prepare For a Power Outage”