N4 Gas Blog

Landlord Duties

The Gas Safety, Installation and Use Regulations (GSIUR) are part of the Gas Act which is currently active within the UK and covers the legal requirements of landlords and property owners. This article has been written exclusively for residential landlords and their tenants and aims to explain the basic legal duties of both parties when […]

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Mobile Catering Trailers

N4 Gas is one of the few companies in London that offer testing, certification and modifications to mobile catering units that utilize bottled gas as a cooking or hygiene fuel. When you log a call for one of our Gas Safe Registered mobile catering engineers; you’ll be in good hands. Especially when you consider that […]

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Unsafe Situations Guidance

THE LAW HAS NOW CHANGED AND THIS INFORMATION IS NOW CONSIDERED OUT OF DATE We shall publish a new; updated version very soon.     Having worked in this industry for several years, I can safely say that cutting a boiler off is one of the worst things that I have to do and if […]

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Flues in Voids

As of January the 1st, 2013 the rules regarding flues in concealed voids changed. This article is aimed at clearing up some of the common issues that we have come across in regard to the legislative update. The flue component of a gas central heating boiler can be made up of two components, one will […]

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The Gas Safe Register

On the 1st of April 2009, The Gas Safe Register replaced CORGI (Council of Registered Gas Installers) as the HSE’s representative body for all things gas. The Gas Safety, Installation and Use Regulations (GSIUR) state that only persons competent to work on gas are permitted to do so. Where this work is for a 3rd […]

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Carbon Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide or CO is a scary gas that has no odour, no colour and no visibly identifiable traits. Yet it is extremely harmful to the majority of living creatures; including us humans. It can kill. The gas is produced when a fossil fuel is burnt. If correct combustion can be achieved, the quantity produced […]

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Think you smell gas?

Gas has a very distinctive smell and which has been specially added to allow end users to identify when there is gas escaping into the local atmosphere. Both LPG and Natural Gas have a scent added to them as they are both naturally odourless. If you think you smell gas, then you should act immediately […]

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