Gas Safety Inspections and Landlord Gas Safety Certificates
Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) take gas matter safety very seriously. All our engineers are registered and on the Gas Safe Register meaning they are permitted to carry out gas safety checks. If you are ever in any doubt please ask to see their official identity card where all the details of their registration will be available to you for inspection.
The government passed a law in 1996 requiring all landlords and landladies who rented out property, either whole or part, to be in possession of Landlords gas safety certificate for all their appliances which required being renewed every year as it was only valid for 12 months.
Landlords Gas Safety Inspection Check Includes:
- Check gas burner pressure or the gas rate against manufactures guidelines.
- Check appliances to ensure they are gas tight.
- Test flue flow to ensure the correct function to remove all products leading to combustion.
- Check standing and working pressure.
- Check pressure, stability and efficiency of stability brackets where necessary.
- Check for satisfactory provision of all required ventilation.
- Investigate any evidence on unsafe operation and report it to the individual responsible.
- Check correct operation of all the flame failure devices.
Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) can also provide a 5 star breakdown cover option that includes a Gas Safety Inspection check for one appliance. For more information please CALL – 01752 201077 Where a member of our staff will be happy to advise you.
Gas Safety Checks
Gas Safe registered engineers from Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) can perform an annual boiler gas safety inspection check and service at the same minimising disruption to your tenant and saving time in general.
If central heating has been installed into you home or a property you rent within the last two years and your yet to book a service within the warrantee / guarantee time period, you may well have invalided the manufacturer’s warrantee that you were issued with o installation. To avoid this from happening to you call Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) and we can book an appointment for a Gas Safe Registered engineer to call out to perform an annual boiler service.
Gas Safety Check List
If you decide to book an appointment with Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) We will perform the following:
- Check your gas boiler components & controls
- Hover out all dust & debris from the casing
- Clean vital parts, to prevent a carbon monoxide build up preventing incidents and improving gas efficiency.
- Check all radiators, radiator valves & all exposed pipework for corrosion and possible leaks.
Serviced Boilers are safer Boilers
It so makes complete sense to service your boiler so you and your family can be as safe as can be from the unlikely event of a Carbon monoxide leak. Also a well service history maintained boiler is more efficient thus lowering your annual household energy bills.
Has your Boiler Warranty Expired?
If your manufactures warranty you were issued with on installation has expired it not the end of the world. From under £10 a month we can offer you a maintenance contract package providing you with total piece of mind.
A maintained boiler improves your household efficiency
If you are interested in booking an appointment for a service to your boiler or any appliance gas safe checks please contact Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) and a member of our team will be happy to help or advise you.
CALL – Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) now on 01752 201077
GAS SAFE Registered. We Only Use OFTEC Registered Engineers
It is always recommended to use engineers that are Gas Safe registered and OFTEC registered for your total piece of mind. We have professional expert engineers who have an abundance of experience in this field allowing them to carry out work to any oil or gas system heating you may have.
All our engineers are Gas Safe registered and perform a variety of plumbing jobs on a daily basis to cover an aspect of contract or projects we have running. From a complete kitchen or bathroom installation to a reactive maintenance call to attend a frozen burst pipe or leaky tap we are your best friends as we do it all.
All our engineers and plumbers have been professional trained and have an abundance of knowledge in the building industry especially the plumbing and gas sectors. Some manufactures will not sell their boilers direct to the domestic sector so it is always recommended to instruct a recommended and Gas Safe Registered installer to carry out the works such as Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) CALL – Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) now on 01752 201077
Please feel free to contact us for help or advice
If you are interested in booking a survey for any of our services or just a gas safety check, please contact Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) and a member of our team will be happy to help or advise you.
CALL – Acorn Plumbing & Heating (APH) now on 01752 201077 or 07779 777965
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