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BBB Accredited Business since

The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc.

Phone: (508) 485-0658 Fax: (508) 485-0128 111 Lakeside Ave, Marlborough, MA 01752 http://www.lakesideoilco.com



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Description

The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc. sells and services heating equipment and installs oil heat. The company also delivers fuel oil, and installs and repairs air conditioning systems.


BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.


Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

3 Customer Reviews on The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 2
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 1
Total Customer Reviews 3

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 26, 1987 Business started: 01/01/1931 in MA Business incorporated 07/26/1937 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety and Security
One Ashburton Place, Boston MA 02108
http://www.mass.gov/eopss/
Phone Number: (617) 727-7775 or TTY: (617) 727-6618
Fax Number: 617-727-4764
DPSInfo@state.ma.us
The number is 106634.

Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston MA 02118
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/government/oca-agencies/dpl-lp/
Phone Number: (617) 727-3074 or TTY: (617) 727-2099
Fax Number: (617) 727-1944
The number is BU-020152.

Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston MA 02118
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/government/oca-agencies/dpl-lp/
Phone Number: (617) 727-3074 or TTY: (617) 727-2099
Fax Number: (617) 727-1944
The number is PJ-029914.

Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure
1000 Washington Street, Suite 710, Boston MA 02118
http://www.mass.gov/ocabr/government/oca-agencies/dpl-lp/
Phone Number: (617) 727-3074 or TTY: (617) 727-2099
Fax Number: (617) 727-1944
The number is SJ-005528.

Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Ms. Maria White, Clerk
Contact Information
Principal: Ms. Maria White, Clerk
Number of Employees

7

Business Category

OILS HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING Fuel Dealers (NAICS: 454310)

Method(s) of Payment
Cash
Check
MasterCard
Visa
Alternate Business Names
Richards Oil Company
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Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

The Lakeside Oil Co., Inc. has received 4.56 out of 5 stars based on 3 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview
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BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview


BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.
Details

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.