Do you need gas or LPG pipework installing, or flawed pipework replacing in Tewkesbury?
There is a large number of reasons why home owners may require gas/LPG pipework installed or replaced inside a property. It could be because of a capped meter following a gas leak, undersized gas pipework, the requirement for extra gas appliances or there is no gas pipework in the property. Despite the reason, it needs a profoundly talented and able Gas Safe registered specialist engineer to undertake this work!
So Why Use Us?
- Gas Safe registered for mains gas and LPG
- Clear and cut-rate pricing
- Expertly qualified
Small pipework alterations are charged at our published hourly rates. For more substantial work, we give no commitment quotations free of charge.
No matter what the type of property, in the event that you need gas or LPG pipework for fires, boilers, cookers or heaters, we have a talented and expert team in Tewkesbury to give you a high-class service! You can rely on us to give the services that you require and deserve, productively and effectively with as little disruption to your property as we can.
What We Offer:
- High caliber licensed work
- Full certification for work we complete
- Strong guarantees
- Promise of leak-free work
“Gas pipework can be a minefield for the inexperienced! There are books upon books of legislation, standards, Code of Practice and other aspects which regulate the installation and maintenance of gas pipework and systems. Sure, being Gas Safe registered should mean that the person you are using is up to scratch, but if that was the case, then why is there so much dangerous work being done out in the marketplace?”
Frequently Asked Questions
It relies upon the amount of the work required. Smaller scale jobs will be charged at our published hourly rates, while larger scale jobs you will be give a quotation for. Get in touch with us with your inquiries for additional information.
We utilize a blend of strategies, which include: pressure testing, leak detection fluids and leak detection equipment.
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LPG & Gas Pipeworks Affects
Inaccurate plan and establishment can influence the following:
Performance of LPG/gas appliances which the pipework serves
The safely of the property and the general population residing in it and closeby
Whenever gas/LPG pipework isn’t accurately sized it can influence the performance, and in extreme cases, the safe working task of the gas appliances which are connected with it.
Gas pressure with mains gas and LPG supply systems are regulated. All gas and LPG appliances are intended to work at set pressures and require specific flows so they can work as intended. Thusly, any pipework introduced from the meter/cylinder to the appliances inside the property should be specifically planned as not to confine the flow or lessen the working pressure. Ineffectively planned pipework won’t just negatively affect both of these aspects which can influence performance, and in serious cases, it can cause appliances to work dangerously.
Other poor workmanship practices can cause such things as deterioration of the gas/LPG pipework and gas escapes. Mains gas, and particularly LPG, can be incredibly dangerous when leaks occur inside a property or in different areas where they can collect. History has various instances of both types of gas causing explosions leading to the property being destroyed and loss of lives.
With correct installation, gas and LPG pipework is extremely safe and can give efficient costing fuel to be utilized by appliances for an assortment of uses. It is vital not only to source a specialist qualified Gas Safe registered engineer for related work but one who is profoundly skilled and experienced.
What is the Difference Between LPG And Mains Gas?
There are several differences between LPG and mains gas, generally speaking, LPG is used for “off-grid” properties who have no access to mains gas. LPG is also more commonly used in mobile homes and static caravans.
Mains gas is a lot less expensive to buy than LPG. LPG comes in two forms, bottled and bulk vessel. Bulk vessel costs are the least expensive form of LPG yet normally are still 2.5-3 times more costly than mains gas per kW. LPG cylinder fuel costs fluctuate depending on area and the provider, yet these are typically 6-12 times more expensive per kW than mains gas.
LPG is a richer fuel, so for each cubic meter, it will deliver more energy than what mains natural gas will create. Therefore, gas appliances that are run on LPG use low volumes of LPG than they would if running on mains gas.
LPG is more unpredictable than mains gas, it requires less in a confined space to become explosive. LPG is denser than air, so not at all like mains gas, which is lighter than air, LPG will quickly gather at a low level. This can make it increasingly hard to detect a gas leak and can gather to hazardous/explosive levels significantly more easily.
Areas Around Tewkesbury That We Cover
- Walton Cardiff
- Bushley Green