Without Gas Leak Detection, an Exploding Home is a Possibility

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Gas Leak DetectionIf you have a gas leak in your home, even the smallest leak can turn into a real problem quickly without proper gas leak detection. At Brown & Sons Plumbing, we can protect you and your loved ones from the threat of a gas leak with our leak detection services.

A Small Leak Causes a Huge Explosion

Recently, it was determined that a house explosion in New Jersey was caused by a gas leak beneath a couple’s home. At the time of the explosion, two people were inside the house. The mayor of the city where the explosion occurred heard the blast and looked out the window to see smoke and people running in the direction of his home.

The mayor ran towards the home where the explosion occurred and found that neighbors were pulling the two people who were inside at the time of the explosion out of the rubble that was once their home. Upon further investigation and gas leak detection, it was discovered that the cause of the explosion was due to a gas leak that occurred as a result of the home being in the process of switching over from propane to natural gas.

Protect Your Home from the Threat of a Gas Leak

If you smell a strong sulfur odor in your home, contact us at Brown & Sons Plumbing to protect your home and your loved ones from the threat of a gas leak with our gas leak detection services. To find out more about our Denton gas leak services, contact us at 800-758-6246.

Source: CBS Philly, “Fire Marshal Confirms Gas Leak Caused House Explosion in Lower Township,” Jenn Bernstein and Cleve Bryan, Nov. 8, 2013.

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