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Shut Off Gas - 3 Places To Shut Off Gas In The Home


A gas leak is a serious safety hazard that should never be ignored. Learn where to shut off gas to your house if you suspect a leak.

1. The Stove

The kitchen stove is the most obvious location for a gas leak. Learn how to shut off gas to your stove.

2. The Water Heater

If you are suspect the water heater is the source of a gas leak you can shut off the gas there. This valve will shut off gas just to the water heater.

3. The Gas Meter

When in doubt, you can go directly to the gas meter to shut off gas in an event of a leak. Turning off the gas meter ensures that there isn't any more gas being fed into the house.

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