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    Need To Connect Your Gas? Why Call Any Plumber When You Can Have Sydney's Gas Plumbing Specialist?

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    Eastern Suburbs locals have a wide range of options when it comes to choosing the right gas heating solution for their homes and commercial premises. As gas is becoming more popular there are so many more factors to consider when choosing the right gas heating option for your home. Rest assured our gas plumbers offer fixed pricing and superior service to ensure all work is completed at the highest standard.

    Our gas fitters in Sydney can provide a wide range of plumbing services 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Even better as standard, our $0 call out fee can assist you in choosing us for your gas leak repairs for your home and your businesses to minimise the concern when choosing the right local plumber.

    If you’re reading this and you have a gas emergency, leave your gas fitting issue to a licensed professional. We recommend you locate your gas meter and try to isolate the supply and turn off the meter. If you’re unsure where your meter is located, please call one of our friendly staff who can assist you over the phone 24/7.

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    Some Tips Before Calling Us

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    What you can do before calling us

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    When to call in the professional

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    The Eastern Suburbs local plumbers

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    Do you need any of these Urgent gas plumbing services?

    Roof Plumbing Issues Repairing gas leaks
    Roof Plumbing Issues Gas Emergencies
    Roof Plumbing Issues Adjusting Gas Pressure

    Other Gas Plumbing requirements around the home

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    Install or Repair Gas Bayonets

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    Gas Heater Service

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    Installation of Gas Appliances

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    General Gas Plumbing

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    Gas BBQ Installations

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    Gas Heater Installation

    Most Common Household Energy Source

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    Gas

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    Electricity

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    How to check for Gas faults

    If you suspect a gas fault within your Eastern suburbs home and want to know how to detect for a gas leak before we get to site, we recommend the soapy water leak test which allows for an easy and often obvious sign of a minor gas leak through soapy bubbles.

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    Why Natural Gas Is Becoming The Most Common Fuel Source
    For Heating For Sydney Locals

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    Savings

    It’s up to 40% cheaper than electricity to use and up to 50% cheaper to maintain and service with fewer parts. Unlike electricity, where increased consumption drives your tariffs higher, generally the more gas appliances you install the more you can save. This is because in most cases, the cost per unit of the gas decreases as consumption increases.

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    Hot Water

    Love hot showers? You’ll enjoy a continuous supply with natural gas

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    Heating & Cooling

    Cool down or turn up the heat with this reliable source.

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    Cooking

    Whip up a culinary storm and take control in the kitchen with natural gas.

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    Outdoors & Other

    Entertain with one of the most cost effective, reliable and clean energy sources around.

    Reliability

    With natural gas, you'll never run out of fuel, we have an abundance of gas supply and its always there when you need it. This means if your home is connected to natural gas when a blackout hits, you may still have access to the energy you need to warm your home, wash your dishes, and have a hot shower.

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    • Natural Gas
    • LPG
    • Wood
    • Diesel
    • Electricity

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    Environmental Benefits

    We all do our bit to look after the planet. So, you’ll be happy to hear that you reduce your household carbon emissions by 80%, just by switching your energy source to natural gas. a gas-powered hot water system emits 62% less CO2 than an electric equivalent.

    Electric

    • Cost more to operate.
    • Lasts 12 years on average.
    • Takes more time to reheat water
    • Won’t work under power outage
    • More efficient. No heat loss.

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    Gas

    • Cost less to operate.
    • Lasts 13 years on average.
    • Takes less time to reheat water.
    • Will work under power outage.
    • Less efficient: heat loss.

    Convenience

    They don’t call them Continuous flow hot water systems for nothing, on top of never running out heat they produce better regulated hot water temperature as they only heating water as it passes through the unit, reducing running costs and greenhouse gas emissions substantially. Lastly, they are pre-set 50 degrees meaning they are also safer for young children and the elderly.

    In Case You Smell A Gas Leak Or Think You Have A Gas Plumbing Emergency Follow These Steps.

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      Turn off all gas and electrical appliances and extinguish all pilot lights.

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      Extinguish all naked flames and lit cigarettes. Do not attempt to use a naked flame to test for a gas leak.

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      Do not attempt to start your gas stove, light any matches, or use any device or appliance that could produce a spark, including electrical and light switches or mobile phones.

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      Open all windows and doors to ventilate the gas and prevent a build-up of gas.

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      If the gas smell is coming from a gas appliance such as your gas stove or gas heater, or from a pipe connecting your gas appliance to the gas meter, turn the control valve handle at the gas meter to the off (horizontal) position (see diagram below).

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      Turn off your gas meter which will in most cases be located outside.

    How to Locate &
    Isolate Your Gas Meter

    Gas meters are usually within close proximity to the house and easily accessed by the gas meter readers. It is typically near the electricity meter and will most likely be protruding from the ground.

    One you find the meter, there is a lever that is running the same direction as the pipe. Turn this so that it is running perpendicular to the pipe. This stops the flow of gas.

    Once you have isolated your gas meter, it’s time to call the professionals in.

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    Here’s How We can help you get connected to natural gas

    • Initial Existing Heating and Home Inspection

    • Discussing How You and Your Family Plan To Use Your Heating

    • Advising of Both the Initial and Ongoing Costs of Gas Heating

    • Providing You With Quotes For Your Gas

    • Heating Options

    • Designing Your Gas Heating Solution

    • Ordering All Required Materials

    • Installing Your New Gas Points and Gas Heating Solution

    • Helping You Understand How To Use Your New Heater

    • Follow Up To Ensure You Are Happy With the solution

    How We Determine What Gas Service Is Right For You

    • The size of your home and the rooms you are wanting to heat.

    • The layout of your home.

    • How many levels do you have in your home?

    • Whether your home has access to natural gas or if LPG will be required.

    • How you and your family use your home over the cooler winter months.

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    How Does Gas Heating Work?

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    Gas Heating works by tapping into your home’s gas mainline and using this as the primary fuel to generate heat.

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    This heat is either generated in a single location such as built-in gas log fires, gas space heaters or distributed evenly throughout your home via a network of ducts in the floor, walls, or ceiling.

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    A ducted gas heating system works by passing air over a heat exchanger. This cool air is then warmed through a gas-powered combustion system & then distributed throughout your walls, floor, or ceiling.

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    Our gas heating experts will help you choose the location and quantity of vents that pass the warm air into your home and ensure that we have chosen the right capacity gas heater to efficiently heat the room or space.

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    Benefits Of Natural Gas

    Gas is a low cost, low carbon, and convenient fuel of choice for Australian consumers when it comes to cooking, hot water, and winter heating. Gas-fired appliances are proven contributors to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and are efficient and responsive.

    Natural gas offers Australians a low-emission alternative to electricity generated from coal. Gas hot water systems provide instant hot water, with up to 83% fewer carbon emissions than electric hot water systems. This figure is on par with the emissions produced by an energy system using 50% renewable energy and 50% coal electricity.

    Why Choose Proximity Plumbing For Your Gas Repairs & Gas Plumbing

    When it comes to Gas Heating in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, Proximity Plumbing are the experts. Whether you already started researching or are completely new to gas heating options our friendly local plumbers can help you through the entire process, including from initial inspection, advising of gas heating options, designing your solutions, providing you with various quotes and options.

    At Proximity, we treat our customers like family. check out our Google reviews, we have over 425 + Google reviews.

    If you have an issue at any point in time with the workmanship carried out but one of our Master Plumber’s we will return to the site, free of charge to resolve the issue. The gas plumbing supplies and products we use also come with generous manufacturers warranties, and if there is any issue in the future, we can help you out in one simple phone call.

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    Gas Compliance Certificate

    Many gas fitters are also plumbers but not all plumbers are gas fitters. In NSW, all Sydney gas fitters are legally required to provide NSW Fair trading with completed copies of both Certificates of Inspection and Certificates of Compliance when any gas works are completed. This is to ensure all gas works are completed to code and more importantly by a licensed gas fitter. This protects you from any problems that may develop later as the gas fitter will be required to fix the defect. you can check out our license here:

    Sydney Gas Leak Testing

    A gas bill that is excessive or inflated compared to the earlier bills or a faint lingering smell is the common indicator that you may need a gas leak detection and repairs service. If you can smell gas, you should call an emergency gas plumber to take care of the problem immediately. Emergency gas leaks must be detected and repaired as soon as you suspect an issue and should never be dismissed or left for a later date.

    If you suspect a gas fault and want to know how to detect for a gas leak before we get to the site, we recommend the soapy water leak test which allows for an easy and often obvious sign of a minor gas leak through soapy bubbles. This test is particularly useful when connecting a new gas barbeque, simply spray around the gas fittings and look out for any bubbles that may start to appear.

    As licensed gas plumbers we can locate minor leaks which are often not visible and can be located underground. You don’t need to worry though, once onsite we will complete a pressure test on the line using a tool called a manometer. This allows us to easily identify first if there is a leak and secondly and more importantly where it is located.

    Do You Have A Gas Leak?
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    Why Is My Gas Bill Higher Than Usual?

    If you think you may have been charged incorrectly by your Sydney gas supplier we suggest you do this before wasting your time and calling them. In the evening before going to bed, take a meter reading and then check it again when you get up the next morning prior to turning on the appliances. If the meter reading has changed (showing an increase), it would hint that you may need a gas plumbing professional who can detect the gas leaks and repair it as soon as possible.

    You would be shocked at how many people have a gas leak and leave it unreported.

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    If Your Sydney Gas Plumbing Is an issue, CALL US NOW. Our Gas Sydney Plumbers Can Find The Solution That Best Serves Your Needs.

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    Our Recent Gas Plumbing Jobs

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    We Specialise In The Following Services

    Our Master Plumbers can help you with any plumbing requirements. From repairs and replacements, through to new installations, we are able to provide you with a comprehensive plumbing service at competitive prices. So, if you’re looking for a ‘gas plumber near me’, why not give Proximity Plumbing a call today.

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