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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.
Prep your kitchen for safety. Many people associate natural gas with the blue flame of their stove. A flame that's not blue could spell trouble. Follow these few simple tips to learn how to keep your kitchen safe.
Your kitchen appliances need care
Make sure your natural gas kitchen appliances are connected and working properly. Keep any flammable materials away.
Be alert for carbon monoxide
Never use a stove or oven as a source of heat. Ovens should only be operated with the door closed.
Hire a qualified professional
Have qualified professionals install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!
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.
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.
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!