Tidbit #131

 Proper bonding of water and gas pipes is often improperly done. The black iron gas pipe should have been sanded exposing the metal to ensure proper bonding. Should this gas pipe somehow become energized, so will your stove, water heater, furnace, fireplace and anything else connected to the gas line.

Proper bonding of water and gas pipes is often improperly done. The black iron gas pipe should have been sanded exposing the metal to ensure proper bonding. Should this gas pipe somehow become energized, so will your stove, water heater, furnace, fireplace and anything else connected to the gas line.