The Sunny Plumber Blog : Posts Tagged ‘gas piping’

Using Natural Gas Safely

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

logoHang on a second. Isn’t this supposed to be a plumbing blog? Not only is it supposed to be a plumbing blog, but it is one! (And, we think, a fine one at that.) While some homeowners don’t really think of it as being a plumbing issue, the gas line definitely falls into the jurisdiction of a plumber of choice—hopefully, The Sunny Plumber Tucson. In fact, there are specific laws regarding who can work on and install gas piping, and it takes a licensed plumber to do the job.

Today we want to remind our customers that, yes, natural gas is a truly great, reliable resource. We also want to remind them, however, that natural gas is still a combustible fuel. As is the case with any combustible material, natural gas can be dangerous if not handled properly. The good news is that scheduling your gas piping services with us means that those gas pipes will be in great working order. The bad news is that there are no guarantees in life, so we’ve got some tips to help keep you safe!

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Spotting a Gas Leak on Your Property

Monday, March 6th, 2017

gas-burner-blue-flameMany homeowners think of heating technicians when they think of using natural gas in their homes. In truth, though, it is a professional plumber that you need to pipe natural gas into your home. It is also a professional plumber that you need to deal with any gas leaks that may develop on your property. If you ever suspect that there is a gas leak on your property, you must contact the appropriate authorities and utilities immediately. When the time for repairs or any other gas line services arrives, you can count on us to do the job right.

This all begs one obvious question: how can you tell if there is a gas leak to begin with?While a gas leak is certainly an unfortunate turn of events, the good news is that there are actually a number of different warning signs that can alert you to the presence of a gas leak on your property. You just have to know what it is that you are looking for. Here are a few tips to help you spot a gas leak in Tucson, AZ.

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