Landlords Gas Safety Checks

Does Your Rental Property Need A Landlords Gas Safety Check?

Unlike many of our competitors, we do not just tick the boxes and issue a certificate advising that property is ‘safe’! We do our job properly and ensure the tenant’s safety and wellbeing by undertaking all the lawfully required checks and doing a thorough job!

Neither are we going to advise you to undertake further work that is required, where it isn’t! When a landlord contracts us to do a landlords gas safety check, they get facts and solid advice only!

So Why Use Us?

  • We have transparent prices, show up on time and are highly professional
  • We are Gas Safe registered
  • Our engineers are registered heating engineers with the CIPHE
  • We are a TrustMark & FairTrades registered company

 

We combine our landlord gas safety checks with a boiler service as standard for a low price! We also offer discounted rates for additional appliances serviced while doing the gas safety check!

“The standard which the vast majority of companies/engineers are completing gas safety checks to is appalling! This is not helped by a large number of letting agents that will not give work to engineers who do the job properly so they can avoid dealing with issues or having difficult conversations with their landlord clients.

If you’re using a company that works for these sorts of companies/people, then you’re likely to get the same low-quality workmanship at your property. If you want to make sure your tenants are safe and your property meets current regulation, then you need to use a company like us ”

What We Offer:

  • A platinum quality boiler service included in the price*
  • A paper copy of the certificate left on-site
  • Full digital paperwork copies e.mailed same-day to the landlord
  • Any recommendations explained in writing
  • Same-day invoicing

 

*Where there is no boiler, we will service the main heating or hot water appliance (x1).

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Landlord Legal Requirements

Landlords’ are responsible for the safety of your tenants. The Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations 1998 covers the duties of landlords’ to make sure gas appliances, fittings and flues provided for tenants are safe to use. This extends to communal areas that may be used by tenants.

Landlords’ are responsible for the maintenance and repair of flues, appliances and pipework provided for tenants. To do so, they must ensure that they use a Gas Safe registered engineer. Although there is no set timeframe in which these duties are to take place, good practice would be to demonstarate regular, annual maintenance checks and require repairs in a timely fashion.

Landlords’ are legally responsible to ensure that an annual gas safety check is carried out within 12 months gas appliance/flue installation and then annually every year after that, again by a Gas Safe Registered engineer. Landlords’ are to keep a record of the gas safety check for 2-years and issue a copy to each existing tenant within 28 days of the check being completed. All new tenants must be issued a copy before they move in.

Under a recent amendment of the Regulations in 2018, landlords’ can have the annual gas safety check undertaken up to 2 months before the date the check needs to be carried out and still retain the original deadline date.

Frequently Asked Questions

We offer a first appointment that is accurate to 15 minutes 99% of the time. All other slots we provide a 3-hour arrival window.

A typical check with a boiler service takes 60-75 minutes.

For landlords that will not be present at the property during the check, we will require a credit/debit card up-front. We will only charge you once the work has been completed and you will receive a full invoice and receipt, including digital copies of the landlord’s check and service(s) we have provided the same day.

No. Any parts found to be defective while doing the check will be quoted for separately.

Yes, typically this is free of charge, but please contact us for details.

We provide free gas safety check reminders to our landlords.