Carrying a gas pipe in an apartment is a responsible job that requires certain skills and knowledge, independent performance is not recommended. The invitation to perform professional professionals will cost you dearly, but the safety of your family is worth it.
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Modern apartment is impossible imagine without the presence of all the benefits of civilization. One of them is gas. Carry it into the house and connected to home appliances using gas pipes. They bring blue fuel into the building from the main thoroughfare.
The reasons for the replacement may be different: redevelopment of the room, technical malfunction, inconvenient installation, preventing the installation of new kitchen furniture. A professional master will do the job of transferring the gas pipe quickly, reliably and efficiently.
The flexible bellows hose is used to connect gas appliances, its length must not exceed 2 meters. Before calling specialists to replace the pipe, make sure that the hose is not long enough to connect a household appliance.
For working with gas, a specialist must have a special permit, which is confirmed annually.
Documentation of the transfer
Rules for the location of gas pipes
The gas pipeline must be located so that its inspection, installation and repair is not hampered by the plumbing, sewage pipes, heating system or other structures located in the same room. It is strictly forbidden to install through the ventilation grilles, doorways and windows openings.
Carefully observe all dimensions that are permissible between the gas pipeline and communication lines, power supply.
The gas pipeline into the building is made at a height of 220 cm from the floor line to the contact with the pipe, and if it is covered with a heat-insulating layer, before contact with it.
Brackets, hangers, hooks, clamps are used for fastening. Gas pipes used to transport liquefied gas are mounted at an angle of 3 ° from the system. If you have a metering meter in your room, then the bias should come from it.
Pipes that supply gas to a room must be painted. To do this, use water-resistant solutions.
It should be well remembered that when performing any work related to gas mains, there is a small percentage of the risk of an accident. Therefore, if the proposed changes are associated with improving the design of the room or improving its ergonomics, then think carefully about whether to make it.
If you have thought out everything well and the transfer is unavoidable, then take precautionary measures, remove all members of your family from the building during the installation work.