Do plumbers install gas lines? Yes! When most people think of plumbing work, they think of water lines and plumbing fixtures like toilets, faucets, etc. But there are specialty plumbers who can also install and repair gas lines. These plumbers work on gas water heaters and other gas-powered appliances around the house—both inside and outside. Keep reading to learn more about residential gas line installation.
Do Plumbers Install Gas Lines for Outdoor Grills and Fire Pits?
We’ve had several customers call and ask if we can run an outdoor gas line for their barbecue grill or backyard entertainment area. Again, the answer is yes. At Tony LaMartina Plumbing Company, our specialty plumbers have the skills and expertise needed to safely install an outdoor gas line that runs directly to your grill, fire pit, or outdoor kitchen. We can also install a water line that runs to your outdoor sink so that you can have running water for outdoor cooking and entertaining. Check out our previous post, Outdoor Kitchen Plumbing 101, for more info on running a water line for an outdoor kitchen sink.
Warning: DIY Gas Line Installation Is Not Recommended
Thinking about running a gas line yourself? Think again. Whether you’re working inside or outside the house, it’s important to get a licensed professional for anything involving gas lines. Gas is serious stuff. Leaks can be deadly. Specialty plumbing knowledge is needed to ensure that your gas line is installed safely and properly, with the correct fittings, the right piping, and appropriate insulation for outdoors.