Call Now. Always Available
Call: 561-362-7012 Toll-Free: 1-855-GET-POWER

Gas Leak Detection in South Florida


Gas lines can often develop small leaks that are undetectable because they cannot be smelled. At Reliable Gas Services, we have the equipment and experience to find even the smallest leaks and repair them.

Many homes use gas to power appliances such as clothes dryers, water heaters, furnaces, ovens and much more. If a leak is present, it can slowly accumulate to the point that it presents the risk of a fire or explosion. Local gas utilities add a scent to natural gas and propane that give off a “rotten egg” smell if a leak is large. Small leaks can be troublesome, and they usually aren’t large enough for the typical homeowner to be able to smell.

If you ever do notice that rotten egg odor, however, here’s what you need to do.

  • Leave your home or office as soon as you can and get everyone else out as well.
  • Leave the doors open to help with ventilation and get a safe distance from the building.
  • Don’t turn any light switches on or off, and don’t plug or unplug any electrical equipment. This could lead to a spark that could trigger an explosion.
  • Call your gas utility and tell them of the leak so that they can shut off the gas supply.

At Reliable Gas Services, our technicians use handheld gas leak detection equipment to find smaller breaches in gas lines. It traces the pipes within a home, focusing on the line connections, or “unions,” as well as the areas where the lines connect with gas-powered appliances. In addition, we can also find leaks either at or near your home’s gas meter.

While most of the small leaks we find are below the levels that could be considered dangerous, they still cost money because they waste gas. From a waste perspective, they are similar to a toilet that continually runs or a faucet that drips. Eventually, it is very likely that a gas leak will worsen over time and pose a substantial risk to your home. It will also become much more expensive to fix.

Have a Reliable Gas Services professional test your lines for leaks so that we can address any small issues before they become big problems. Call us today and get the peace of mind of knowing that your lines are as safe and secure as possible.


Print Friendly, PDF & Email
January 23, 2018

2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Here at Reliable Power Systems, our goal is to keep you and your loved ones comfortable and safe. We are a full-service and family-owned electrical contracting company with over a decade of dedicated customer service experience under our belts. We can design, install, repair, and maintain standby or backup power systems – we need to make sure that your home or business continues to have power in the event of an emergency. It’s this dedication to the greater southern Florida ... Read More
November 21, 2017

Remote Monitoring With Your Generators

If you have a generator, you’re already aware of how convenient it is that your power stays on when the grid goes down. But did you know you can also get remote monitoring for your generator? This offers many benefits, including:
  1. Convenience and safety. You’ve probably had to outside on a cold, dark night to check on the generator—only to fumble around with a flashlight and gloves trying to find the right buttons. What’s even worse is when you have ... Read More
November 7, 2017

Generator Preparation for the Winter

Generator preparation is what will be your electricity blanket when and if your power goes out this winter. Winter storms serve as potential hazards for your home, especially with winter on the horizon. When the power fails, you could be stuck in your home without any modern necessities. Fear not! Owning a standby generator could solve your power woes in times of crisis.

Generator Preparation

Much like every other piece of equipment, upkeep and maintenance are essential. If you already own one, ... Read More