Gas Pipes - Installation and Repairs
Installing and repairing gas pipes is one of the more labor-intensive and skill-intensive home improvement projects that can be undertaken. It deals with highly flammable, potentially deadly gases and requires the right materials and proper procedures. Gas lines must be calibrated for the right BTU levels. Mistakes could lead to leaks or compromise the integrity of the piping, which could lead to explosions and the potential destruction of property.
A gas pipe repair is imperative in the event of a leak, which can be ascertained by a 'rotten-eggs' smell. If this is the case, it is recommended to contact a qualified professional immediately!
Call in the expert plumbers at E.T. Mechanical Ltd, specialized in gas pipe installation and repair, you can rely on them to do the best job, safely, and professionally.
Reasons for Gas Pipe Installation:
New Appliances - New gas lines must be installed if a new appliance such as a gas furnace, water heater or stove is added to a property. Gas lines may also be extended outside for additions like outdoor lighting, grills or other purposes.
Replacing Electric Appliances with Gas Appliances - When replace existing electric appliances such as stoves or water heaters with a gas-powered variety. Gas stoves tend to heat food more evenly and be slightly less expensive to power while gas water heaters tend to be slightly more efficient as well. Gas-powered appliances tend to be more efficient and of higher quality, but if a home's infrastructure doesn't have the gas lines to support the install, it must be outfitted beforehand.
Upgrading from an Oil Furnace to a Gas Furnace -Requires the installation of several different gas pipes including pipes to the manifold and ventilation through the chimney.