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BBQ SAFETY

Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Well summer's almost here, but as I look out of the window and see the rain cascading down, and reach to the room thermostat to put the heating on, it feels like it's still not close enough! Anyway, I thought I would share some ways to stay Gas Safe during the summer months. You might think that carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is primarily a winter danger - but it's just as deadly in summer too! Not only will you continue to use gas for cooking and hot water during the summer months (as well as heating on the odd chilly night), but if you're planning a BBQ you'll want to be aware of the dangers of CO. Bringing a BBQ into an…

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DIY ON YOUR GAS APPLIANCES THIS BANK HOLIDAY

Friday 28th April 2017

Over a quarter of householders plan DIY workGas work needs to be carried out by a Gas Safe registered engineer While Britons enjoy a flurry of spring Bank holidays, more than a quarter (28%) of households are planning to carry out some home improvements. Gas Safe Register is reminding people that gas work should only be carried out by Gas Safe registered engineers. Jonathan Samuel, chief executive of Gas Safe Register, said: "Bank holidays are a popular time for people to carry out home improvements, making the most of the long weekend. While most plan on picking up a paintbrush to spruce up their walls, we want to remind people that gas work should be left to the professionals. Trust the Triangle this…

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