We often have people who battle with gas geysers switch off after a minute. A qualified gas installer would ensure that you do not have any restrictors in your shower head. These restrictors in the water-shaver shower heads can cause problems for Standard battery operated gas geysers. If your geyser…
JOHANNESBURG – Eskom says the power grid is under severe constraint and has warned that there is a high probability of stage two load shedding from 9am on Friday morning, 30th November 2018. The utility says that this is because additional power units were lost overnight. The parastatal says that…
Oh good, Eskom is in the news again… said no-one, ever. The spectre of load shedding is simply the ghost that will not stop haunting South Africa, and more blackouts have already been forecast before 2019. Eskom unveil new load shedding stage So of course, now is the most opportune…
Consumers are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of using liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), leading to some individuals and companies entering the LPG supply market and offering consumers unregulated and substandard services, states Liquefied Petroleum Gas Safety Association of Southern Africa communications manager Kevin Robertson. Kevin Robertson.He says the association…
"Eskom’s proposed 15% price increase is bound to place electricity out of reach for many South Africans and further promote the wealthy to move away from Eskom generated power, and further encourage the poor into the growing psyche of non-payment for exorbitant services. As it stands more than 3 million…
Transport the cylinder upright and not on its side Make sure area is well ventilated Place pot correctly on burner Careful when cooking with fat – it could spill onto the flames of the burner. Use a lid. After cooking – close cylinder head tightly Smell for a leak In…
WHAT IS A TANK-LESS OR INSTANTANEOUS GAS WATER HEATER? Meant as a turnkey replacement for your existing electric or solar offering, our range of tank-less water heaters only heats water when you need it. This means you have an endless supply of hot water available whenever you need it. It…
Stoves without a flame failure device SANS 1539 The standard is very clear on where a stove without a flame failure device (FFD) may or may not be used A flame failure device is defined as: 3.10 A safety device that’s permanently installed in the appliance and is used to…
Is the geyser making a clicking noise? If not, it could be the batteries. Ensure that you use Energiser or Duracell. They last for at least 6 months - depending on usage. Check the battery box - remove the batteries, feel if the spring connection is not broken. Is it…
Homeowners with gas appliances stand the chance to have insurance claims denied if it is found that their appliances did not meet the safety requirements set by the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) and the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Safety Association of South Africa (LPGSASA). Insurers expect their policyholders to…
Using LPG for your business Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is becoming increasingly popular in the commercial sector, this clean Modern fuel has become a trusted energy source for many businesses in South African. LPG is a versatile and easy to use substance, its clean burning qualities allow for lower carbon…
All the information below has been obtained from LPGSASA On average, water heating is estimated to be one of the top five household electricity consumers. This has caused a shift to other alternative energy sources. Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) is increasingly becoming the alternative energy source for many households in…
With LP Gas you only pay for what you use – it is instantly on and off, unlike electricity. When cooking with LP Gas the energy used goes directly into cooking – instant heating and cooling. LP Gas is completely safe when used correctly – LP Gas is designed in…
Does your gas geyser not function properly? We have found that most times the problem is because the geyser is either too small for your needs, or it is been installed too far away from the taps it is supplying. Battery operated gas geysers are driven by the home's water…
Bottle(s) can not be placed closer than 1m to a door. Bottle(s) can not be placed closer than 2m to an open drain or deppression, where the gas can gather if the bottle leaks. Bottle(s) can not be placed closer than 5m to an electrical switch, motor, generator, pool pump…