The importance of Gas Safety Certification
If you’re a landlord with properties in Watford you’ll know It’s a legal requirement that you obtain a Gas Safety Certificate annually for the gas appliances, flues and pipework in any properties you own and rent out. Certification has to be completed by a Gas Safe registered engineer such as ourselves.
We are your gas experts serving the Watford area and all our team are Gas Safe registered; your reassurance we’re properly qualified to work on your gas appliances and issue the appropriate Gas Safe certification. We’ve over twenty years’ industry know how, so you can rest assured your gas appliances are in more than capable hands with our service.
What is the ‘Gas Safe register?’
The ‘gas safe’ register is a list of qualified gas engineers who have gained qualifications, skills, and knowledge concerning gas safety and are legally qualified to work on boilers, cookers, and other gas appliances. Gas Safe registered tradesmen will usually display their accreditation registration number and the Gas Safe yellow triangle logo on their vehicles, paperwork and other materials such as business cards.
Our registration number is 520291.
Responsibility for arranging inspections
If you use a lettings agency, it’s very important to establish whether you or they will organise Gas Safe Certification and maintenance. We’re happy to work with you or your lettings agent direct. While annual inspections are the law, we’d recommend having appliances checked between different tenancies, too – we’re always happy to advise and can keep you abreast of the latest legislation.
Your Gas Safety Certificate
What you’ll get with a Gas Safety Certificate:
- Appliances checked for gas tightness
- Standing and working pressure tested
- Burner pressure and gas rate tested
- Flame failure devices tested
- Checking for proper ventilation
- Flue flow tested
- Physical stability of appliances
- Any unsafe operation investigated
Our commitment to gas safety
We take gas safety seriously and are committed to ensuring our customers’ gas equipment works efficiently and above all safely at all times. Whether you’re a landlord seeking expert help on one or more properties, or a lettings agent looking for certified professionals to look after several properties on your books, we’d be pleased to help.
Our number is 01923 338285