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Knowing your home is the first step to keeping it safe. Learn more about the safety risks in each area of your home – and how to reduce them.

Garage

Some of your most used appliances - heating and water heating - may be located in the garage. Keep these simple natural gas safety tips top of mind to keep your garage safe.

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Heating systems should be checked regularly by a qualified professional,

Check gas appliance venting

Have a qualified professional inspect your natural gas appliances for proper venting, that the exhaust and vent are in good repair and are not clogged or blocked.

Smell gas? Stop. Leave. Call.

Smell gas? Stop. Leave. Call.

If you suspect a gas leak or that a natural gas line has been damaged stop what you’re doing, leave the area immediately and call 911 and us.


Heating systems should be checked regularly by a qualified professional

Caring for your furnace

Heating systems should be clean, properly vented and checked regularly by a qualified professional, including cleaning or replacing your furnace filter regularly and cleaning your chimney and flue.

Be alert for carbon monoxide

Avoid carbon monoxide poisioning

Hire a qualified professional to ensure your equipment is properly vented and adjusted for an adequate supply of fresh air for safe and efficient combustion.

Have a qualified professional install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected.

Hire a qualified professional

Have qualified professionals install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!

Have an emergency?

If you smell gas, think you have a gas leak, have carbon monoxide symptoms or have some other emergency situation, go outside and call 911 and then call us at 1-888-460-4332.