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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.
Relax in the comfort of knowing your living room is both safe and cozy for you and your family. Follow these few simple tips keep your living room safe.
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.
Hire a qualified professional
Have qualified professionals install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!
Repairing or replacing appliances
If you need to repair or replace a natural gas appliance, hire a qualified professional to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!
Be alert for carbon monoxide
Regularly test your carbon monoxide detectors and replace the batteries and/or detectors as needed. Ensure your home has properly installed CO detectors on every level of your property and in every room where someone sleeps.
Properly store flammable materials
Never use or store highly flammable materials in the same room as any natural gas or heat-producing appliances, including gasoline, spray paints, solvents, insecticides, varnish, cleaning products and pressurized containers.
Check gas appliance venting
Have a qualified professional inspect natural gas appliances for proper venting to avoid carbon monoxide exposure. They can verify things are in good working condition.
Advantages of a programmable thermostat
Installing a programmable thermostat can save energy while you are away from home or sleeping and can bring your home back to a comfortable temperature when you are ready.