Gas Safety Checks

Rental Property Gas Safety Inspections

Are Your Gas Appliances In Need Of A Safety Inspection In Melbourne’s Inner Eastern Suburbs?

Gas Appliance Safety Check

Residential Tenancies Regulations 2021 requires gas safety checks to be performed on every rental property every 2 years.

Guardian’s gas safety inspection service provides peace of mind that all gas appliances, installations, and fittings at a property are safe and compliant. Our thorough safety inspections will ensure that your appliances are:

What Appliances Or Fittings Require Safety Inspections?

The types of gas appliances that need regular maintenance and inspections include:

Why Do We Need Gas Safety Inspections?

Any gas appliance has the potential to leak gas and carbon monoxide (CO) into a living area – this is especially known to occur in old (and new) gas heaters. Unsafe gas appliances can lead to gas leaks, fires or explosions, and carbon monoxide poisoning. These risks can result in catastrophic outcomes, putting your health, personal safety, and life on the line. Your gas line may be leaking gas leading to fires or explosions.

The purpose of regular safety inspections is to check that appliances and fittings are safe and operating as they should while looking out for potential CO leaks, which can be the result of:

Since carbon monoxide is an odourless, colourless, and toxic gas, any time you have a gas appliance operating in a house, an unseen fault in the appliance can pose a real risk to human life. Regularly examining and inspecting the levels of carbon monoxide in your home or business is vital for good health.

How Often Do You Need Gas Safety Inspections?

It is a statutory requirement for rental properties in Victoria to have regular carbon monoxide testing, analysis & measurements done every two years. For more information, please see Consumer Affairs Victoria.

What Does A Safety Inspection Involve?

Our safety inspection service is based on the “Consumer Affairs Victoria Landlords / Property Managers Agreement”, per the updated tenancy regulation starting in March 2021. Here is a rundown of what we monitor and analyse during our safety inspection:

Why Choose Guardian Plumbing For Your Safety Inspection

Any household that has gas appliances should have an annual gas safety check by a Gas Safe registered engineer.

Guardian advocates that detection and testing are the key elements in preventing carbon monoxide poisoning. Knowing what to look out for can save lives. Beware of constant headaches, nausea, fatigue, abdominal pains, and chest problems.

If there is the slightest indication of poisoning, do not waste any time in seeking medical treatment first, then getting in touch with a certified gas safety inspector such as Guardian Plumbing.

Get Your Gas Safety Inspection Booked Today with Guardian Plumbing!

For gas safety inspections in Melbourne’s Inner Eastern Suburbs, get in contact with Guardian Plumbing and Gas Services today. The team at Guardian will take care of detecting gas leaks efficiently and promptly with their sophisticated and reliable carbon monoxide detectors.

Our team is ready to respond to your enquiries and concerns. We are fully aware of the potential consequences of unsafe and faulty gas appliances. We also realise the need to address this silent menace effectively and immediately with the right technology and expertise. Call us today at 1300 138 973 or email us to book your gas safety inspection service in Melbourne’s Inner Eastern Suburbs!