Gas Appliance Repair and Servicing Wellington

Gas Appliance Repair and Servicing Wellington

We have been servicing gas appliances in Wellington for a very long time. When thinking about gas appliance repair, it is important to know if the parts are available for the gas appliance. You should also know if it is economical to repair the gas appliance or replace it.

Gas appliance servicing involves doing a safety check first then determining if the gas appliance is operating safely. We also check if the installation is legal and complies with installation standard and gas regulations. If the safety inspection passes, we service the appliance or repair any faults.

Gas Appliance Repair and Servicing Wellington

Seasonal Gas Appliance Servicing

Some gas appliances may stop working as they were not in use from several months. Due to an increased number of service call outs, you might have to face wait time for gas appliance repairs. It is best to service gas heating appliances before winter.

What is included in a gas appliance service call

There are two parts to a gas appliance service call.

Safety check: This includes a gas pressure test on the gas piping system.
Service the gas appliance: The work is covered by the Gas Act and the Gas Regulations. A Safety Certificate is issued on completion within 20 working days.

The Safety Check covers things like clearances to combustibles, ventilation, flueing, gas pressure test, gas leakage test, gas appliance working, gas appliance installation, is it being operated safely by the user or not.

What is included in a gas appliance service call

There are two parts to a gas appliance service call.

Safety check: This includes a gas pressure test on the gas piping system.
Service the gas appliance: The work is covered by the Gas Act and the Gas Regulations. A Safety Certificate is issued on completion within 20 working days.

The Safety Check covers things like clearances to combustibles, ventilation, flueing, gas pressure test, gas leakage test, gas appliance working, gas appliance installation, is it being operated safely by the user or not.

Importance of Gas Appliance Servicing
Gas Appliance Servicing Check List

Gas Appliance Servicing Check List

  • Is it operating normally
  • Safety Check – ventilation, clearances, flueing
  • Check all air intakes and filters
  • Clean the pilot burner and injector
  • Clean the main burner and injectors
  • Check fans and switches
  • Check safety devices and controls
  • Clean lint and dust from the appliance, burners, and ports
  • Check wiring and electronics
  • Check ignition devices and electrodes
  • Check ducting and straps
  • Check air flow and burner ventilation
  • Check flues and test the updraught on the flue
  • Check radiants and flame picture and adjust if required
  • Check operation and fans.

Southern Plumbing gasfitters can fix all kinds of gas appliances. Our gas appliance repair services include oven repair, gas stove repair, gas heater repair, and more. Supported gas appliance brands include Rheem, Rinnai, Bosch, etc.

We are the gas appliance servicing experts in Wellington. We also offer emergency gasfitting services across Wellington. You can call us on a 24-hour basis. Contact us on 0800 484 353.