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Heritage Open Flue Gas Heaters Banned from Sale in Victoria
Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) have just taken action against two old models of open flued gas heaters.
They withdrew the Vulcan Heritage and Pyrox Heritage open flue gas heaters from sale.
If you have one of these heaters, do not use it until it can be tested by a qualified gasfitter.
How is LPG – Propane Stored? Safe Storage
LPG is stored in pressure vessels and it is almost always stored in its liquid form.
These vessels can range from small camping canisters to BBQ gas bottles to larger gas cylinders and much larger LPG tanks - bullets.
Storage depots may consist of large storage spheres or large buried tanks.
The liquefied gas can also be stored underground, in custom-built or prepared caverns.
Wood vs Gas Fireplace: 12 Reasons to Choose a Gas Log Fire
Spectacular looks and a warm cozy home should be reasons enough to own a gas fireplace.
But for the unconvinced out there, here are a dozen more great reasons that you should get a gas fireplace.
Find Best Hot Water Systems: Reviews & Prices
Need a new hot water system? Want to find the best one?
Concerned that what your plumber recommends may not be the best choice for you or your home?
What size do I need?
Want to find the best price?
We review hot water system types and prices, comparing the pros and cons of the various alternatives, to help you make an informed decision.
A Megajoule or MJ Probably Isn't What You Think
What is a megajoule and why does it matter when I buy a gas heater?
What size gas heater should I buy?
Many people think they know but you might be surprised by the real answer…
Propane - LPG Gas Smell: Ethyl Mercaptan
LPG (propane) smells because an odourant - Ethyl Mercaptan - is added to the gas to make it easier to detect a leak.
In their natural state, LPG (Propane and Butane) and Natural Gas (Methane) are all odourless gases.
The distinctive smell that people associate with these gases is actually added to them as a safety measure.
4 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Gas Heater or Portable Gas Heater
When it’s time to buy a new gas heater for your home, you want to make the right choice.
There are some common mistakes that many people make, when choosing a heater.
You can sidestep these slip-ups by being informed.
Natural Gas Shortages Do Not Affect LPG - Is there an LPG Shortage?
LNG is not the same as LPG. In fact, they are completely different gases.
But people are getting confused when they hear about LNG exports.
The news of late has been filled with stories about LNG exports, natural gas shortages and rising prices.
However, the media seems to be very confused when it comes to LPG, lumping it in with natural gas.
Just as natural gas (LNG) and LPG are very different, so is the supply situation for LPG.
In fact, it could not be more different.
Gas Log Fire Prices - Gas Fireplace Reviews
Want a new gas fireplace or gas log fire?
How do you know which is the best choice for your home?
We review gas fireplace types and prices, comparing the pros and cons of the various alternatives, to help you make an informed decision…
Gas Heaters - Gas Space Heaters: Reviews & Prices
Need a new indoor gas heater?
Concerned that what your retailer recommends may not be the best choice for you or your home?
What size should I buy?
Want to find the best price?
We review gas heater types and prices, comparing the pros and cons of the various alternatives, to help you make an informed decision...