Did you know 42% of homes in Atlantic Canada have an oil tank?
Leaks and spills from a home oil tank are dangerous and costly. After an oil tank spill, the average cost for cleanup is $250,000 to more than $500,000 and includes:
- Replacing the tank and supply lines
- Removing contaminated soil from around your home
- Replacing your home’s foundation.
If oil spills or leaks on your property, you could be responsible for all costs unless you have the proper insurance. Here are some tips for oil tank safety: