Importance of Gas Safety Certification
A gas safety certificate is mandatory by law for all rental housings and principally in every home where gas utilizations are available. The law asks all gas appliances in a property be checked annually and there should be a gas safety record be completed and presented to the tenants.
This record must be kept to make sure that the yearly checkup has been conducted on each appliance. Property-owners are lawfully accountable for the safety of their occupants relative to gas safety. By law, you have to be certain that you restore and keep gas pipework working and all appliances safely working.
It is constantly significant to check commercial properties that hold tenants because they are liable for organizing yearly checkup when the valid certificate has expired.
Property-owners by law are in charge of their occupants’ safety and security. It is important for them to look into:
Appliances and chimneys must be kept in a safe state. Gas appliances must be tested in accordance to its manufacturer instruction. If it is not existing, it is suggested that they are good services.
Gas Safety Checkups
An annual gas safety checkup should always be directed on every gas appliance. This procedure will guarantee that the appliances are safe for use.
Rendering a yearly gas safety checkup to tenants is also very important within the first month that they moved in. Landholders thus make assure that all prints are kept for future references—the copy must be kept for two years.
Gas safety certificates settles a full safety examination of up to three gas appliances such as boiler, cooker or gas fire.
During the inspection, the general physical state of the gas appliance, their installation and etc. are also being checked plus the accurate quantity of performance assessments must be carried out effectively.
Protect Your Family
The safety and security of your family must always be a topmost priority. You have to make sure that they are not in danger inside your own house. You must prevent carbon monoxide poisoning to happen. You can do this by having your gas appliances checked yearly.
At Plumbing and Heating, all our gas engineers are gas safety certified. It is indicated on our Gas Safety Certificate what things were checked and if there are any problem that needs to be carried out. We are ready to ensure your safety.
We know that safety and security must be the topmost priority especially for your family. For you to be able to ensure this, you can have us be your gas safety buddies and solve whatever gas problems you have and prevent further gas problems to happen.
Plumbing and Heating is concerned about your overall wellness at home that is why we only provide the best home services that you need. Our years of experience have trained us even more to be knowledgeable to home appliance remedies most especially in gas safety. We always keep your value as our customers. Assurance is what we will readily give you at Plumbing and Heating.
Firstly you should check the front of the card for:
The photo is of the person standing in front of you
That the start and expiry dates are ok
The licence number
There will be a security hologram
That the engineer is from the business you employed
Secondly you should check the back of the card for:
Your engineer is qualified to do the gas work you want done
That their qualifications are up to date