Food Drive 2015

Quarles Fills the Food Truck

This spring, Quarles associates worked together to collect food for the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank. In true Quarles style, the month-long food drive was turned into a creative and collaborative competition. The associates were broken into three teams, and given the assignment: create a food container using the theme “Heroes against Hunger.” And, of course, …

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United Way Event 2015

Quarles Honored for Support of Rappahannock United Way

On March 11, 2015, Quarles was invited to a luncheon hosted by the Rappahannock United Way. The event celebrated the conclusion of the 2014 Change the Story Annual Campaign. At the event, the Rappahannock United Way recognized several area business and organizations who participated in the Annual Campaign. During the ceremony, Quarles was honored as …

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Day of Caring Group

Quarles Associates Exceeds Goal for the Rappahannock United Way’s “Change the Story” Campaign

As a proud supporter of the Rappahannock United Way (RUW), Quarles once again participated in their annual Impact Campaign. This year, the theme of the Campaign is “Change the Story,” aimed at raising awareness and funds to support critical services that can change the story for those in need in our community. Each year, Quarles …

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Quarles Employees Collect 2,000 Diapers for Area Diaper Bank

During the month of June, collection bins were set throughout the building at Quarles’ Headquarters to collect diapers and wipes for families in need. To support this effort, employees donated more than 2,000 diapers and 4,000 baby wipes for the Capital Area Diaper Drive. Read more about the drive here.

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Quarles Employees Participate in Summer Diaper Drive

Throughout the year, Quarles employees are consistently working to make a positive impact in the communities we serve. One such initiative is the Summer Diaper Drive. Quarles employees will donate and collect diapers to benefit local families in the community who may not be able to afford this essential item for their children. Did you …

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The Role of the Humidifier Attached to your Propane or Oil Heat Furnace

Cold winter weather is slowly descending on the Virginia landscape. The doors and windows, which were once open to receive the mild summer or autumn breezes, are closed tight. Curtains have been pulled to ward off the draft. The flue above the fireplace hearth has been rattled open and the soft crackle of burning ash …

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Time to Think about Propane and Heating Oil Services in Virginia

As we’re based in Fredericksburg, Quarles Petroleum, Inc. naturally has a special relationship with Virginia. This is where we work. This is where we live. The city is certainly steeped in history, which makes it a great cultural center for the region, and a perfect place to call home. One of the things we love …

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Propane and Oil Heat Services in Virginia

When it comes to something as important as heating your home, reliability and cost effectiveness are likely the two most important things you’re concerned about (other than what fuel you decide on to heat your home, of course). When you really think about it, there’s little worse than running out of fuel on a bitterly …

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Quarles Petroleum Announces Restructuring

Quarles Petroleum  began as a small family business in 1940, and has grown to a regional distributor with operations in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia, Pennsylvania and North Carolina. The Company recently announced plans to restructure. Chief Executive Officer Ben Wafle will retire at the end of the calendar year, after 39 years with the …

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Customer Spotlight: Executive Moving Systems, Inc.

Executive Moving Systems, Inc. has been working with Quarles for a number of years and has always received a great quality of service.  Quarles also keeps a staff of knowledgeable people who are always willing to help.  We have found not only the service to be great but pricing has always managed to be competitive with …

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What our customers are saying...

  • We have been doing business with Quarles for the past decade. We have always had outstanding delivery service along with top notch customer service. Quarles has always delivered in a timely fashion and on schedule. Even when we needed immediate service, they have come through for us. We purchase the bulk of our fuel from …

    Karen H Coleman

    President, Eastern Clearing, Inc.

  • Our company cares about three things when we choose a vendor. 1) Friendly service 2) Simple to use products 3) Lowest cost Unfortunately, the nature of the trucking business means that we usually always must choose the lowest cost option, usually at the expense of customer service and simplicity. But Quarles is the exception. Yes, …

    Gabriel Locco

    CFO, Starr Trucking

  • Quarles has been the best company to deal with. I could write a book about all the help we have been given at two different homes. We had major issues with existing supplier at the last home we bought. We called Quarles because we had used them a few years before at another home. Quarles …

    Harrisonburg Customer