Smell Gas in Your Home? Here's What to Do.
SUSPECT A GAS LEAK? USE YOUR SENSES
A white cloud, mist or fog, bubbles in still water, blowing dust, or dead or dying plants.
A distinct rotten egg-like odor.
Unusual hissing, roaring or whistling.
IF YOU SUSPECT A LEAK, DO ...
Immediately move to a safe location. Don't start your car, as a spark could ignite.
Call 911. Don't assume someone else made the call. Report your location, including cross streets, and whether there's digging nearby.
IF YOU SUSPECT A LEAK, DON'T ...
- Light a match.
- Open doors or windows.
- Use your landline or cell phone.
- Switch on/off appliances.
- Use a flashlight.
- Start a car.
- Attempt to make repairs.
In many cases, a gas leak will not result in a house fire. However, if one does occur in your home, please call us for immediate fire damage restoration service.