Star Gas Partners, L.P. (Star Gas Partners) is a home heating oil distributor and services provider that principally provides services to residential and commercial customers to heat their homes and buildings. The Company sold home heating oil to approximately 404,000 full services residential and commercial home heating oil customers and propane to approximately 10,000 propane customers. It also sells home heating oil, gasoline and diesel fuel to approximately 54,000 customers on a delivery only basis. It installs, maintains and repairs heating and air conditioning equipment for its customers and provides ancillary home services, including home security and plumbing, to approximately 15,700 customers. It conducts its business through an operating subsidiary, Petro Holdings, Inc., utilizing over 30 local brand names, such as Petro Heating & Air Conditioning Services and Meenan Oil.