July 2010
Playing it Safe with Natural Gas
Preventing Carbon Monoxide and Fire Hazard Exposure

Natural gas is a clean, efficient fuel that if used correctly can provide a great deal of comfort to your home. Good maintenance and proper use of all gas appliances prevent health hazards. Also, remember these natural gas safety tips to keep your family safe:

        • Have all gas appliances inspected annually by a professional.
        • Call a professional to complete all appliance repairs.
        • Never store flammable products near gas appliances.
        • If a burner flame is large, yellow and erratic, have it inspected immediately.
        • Be sure to keep all appliance intake and exhaust areas clear of obstructions.
        • Find all gas appliance shut-off valves before the need occurs.

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