In 1996 the government made law that all landlords who rent part, or all of a property, must have all gas appliances and pipe work checked and a certificate to prove it every 12 months.
Why chase after a company and tenants to carry out the safety checks, let us take some of the work load off you if you register all your properties with us, then we’ll contact the tenants, arrange the appointment and service the appliances, and then send the safety certificates onto you.
We also offer a wide range of other services taylored to your needs.
What does a Landlord Gas Safety Inspection include?
A JN Plumbing and Heating Gas Safe registered engineer will check the following during a Landlord gas safety inspection:
Check appliance for gas tightness.
Check standing and working pressure if test points available.
Check burner pressure / gas rate against manufacturers data plate.
Check for satisfactory provision of all necessary ventilation.
Test flue flow to ensure removal of products of combustion.
Check satisfactory operation of all the flame failure devices.
Check for physical stability, presence and effectiveness of stability brackets (where appropriate).
Investigate any evidence of unsafe operation and report to a responsible person. An appliance can not be deemed as having been checked, until the above has been completed.
For a Landlords Safety Record inspection a tightness test of the full system should be added to the above.
If all tests are satisfactory then a Certificateof theInspection will be issued to the Tenant and the Landlords Certificate will be forwarded on tothe landlord.