Gas

Gas Service. Gas Plumber. Natural Gas plumber. Central plumbing offers a full range of gas services. We can locate gas leaks inside your home. If you smell gas inside your house open doors and windows and give us a call. We can quickly identify gas leaks and repair gas leaks. If your meter has been pulled or it has been disconnected we can pull the necessary permits and perform the gas code upgrades or gas repair work so your meter can be reset by the gas company. NM gas. We install all kinds of gas appliances from gas furnaces and gas space heaters to gas water heaters and gas lines for bbq and fire pits. We can take care of your liquid petroleum LP to natural gas NG conversion needs. If you have a new gas tap on your property or the gas company will run a line up to your house we can prepare your house for the conversion. We convert any gas appliances from LP to NG or we replace them outright. We connect to your old LP system and increase pipe size if needed. The gas company sets their gas meter and we come back to purge air and relight gas appliances. We repair gas log fire places. If your gas log fire place wont light we can diagnose it and replace parts as needed. After the gas fireplace is repaired we run it and check it for Co and gas leaks. If your gas fire place has a pilot flame but wont turn on we can check the all switch and connected wiring. If you need a new gas line for an oven or gas dryer or you want to move a gas line behind an oven or elsewhere in the house to suite a new appliance we can pull the required gas permits and make these changes to your gas line. The cost to repair a gas leak and the cost to locate a gas leak vary based on the difficulty of the job but we do offer free estimates on all plumbing heating and gas repair work What does it cost to install a water heater? The cost of installing a water heater is a flat rate price. All time and materials for the water heater install are included in the flat rate price. The cost to install a tankless water heater is about twice as much as the cost to install a tank. The cost will go up if we need to replace or modify the venting for the water heater. This needs to be done usually if you have a gas furnace installed next to the water heater and they share a common vent. If they do then the venting is increased from 3" to 4" coming off the top of the water heater and the y junction that combines the furnace vent with the water heaters is upsized. The cost to replace a gas furnace is a bit more complicated because now we have to look at modifying duct work as well as furnace venting. The cost to install a furnace starts with what size furnace you need, how many BTU's you need to heat your home.
Gas leak detection. This is a photo of a set of gas furnace burners. These burners are showing a nice blue flame which shows that the furnace has been derated properly. This gas furnace was installed at approximately 5,600 feet. The furnace is an 80% efficiency furnace and needs metal venting to vent it safely. The more high efficiency furnaces can be vented with 2

Gas Line Installation

If you need a new gas line ran to a new gas appliance we can do that. Typically we tap off the gas meter somewhere and run the new gas line exposed along the walls or take it straight down and run it underground. We also take the line up to the roof space, transition, and run it through your roof space in Wardflex. Lines can be easily run to gas BBQs, fire pits, and wood-burning to gas fireplace conversions.

We can also tap into an existing gas line in your wall or roof space and run a new line anywhere you need it.

Liquid Petroleum (LP) To Natural Gas (NG) Conversion

As the gas service is extended out into the outer lying areas, it makes sense to convert from your old LP tank to a natural gas service. The savings that come from using NG instead of LP are substantial. BTU loads are recalculated and the gas system is upsized as needed. We provide a new tap for the gas company to connect their meter to. All existing appliances are either converted from LP to NG or replaced with natural gas versions.

Gas Appliance Installation

Easily and affordably have new gas appliances connected. We install everything from gas ovens in your kitchen to suspended gas ceiling heaters for your workshop. We will take the time to install your appliance correctly and safely.

Gas Fireplace Repair

Having a issue with your gas fire place? We can diagnose your gas fire place and recommend options to repair. We can replace and repair any gas fire place switches or thermostats. After your gas fireplace is back up and running we check it for carbon monoxide spillage.

Permits and Inspections

All work is permitted and inspected by the city. We pull all necessary permits before the work starts. We take care of scheduling the inspection for you and stay in contact with the inspector so any issues that come up are addressed quickly. Our gas plumbers will take the time to make sure your gas work is done correctly. Call us at 505-715-5743 for gas plumber near me.

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We can pull permits for gas plumbing work in Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, Corrales, Placitas, and Bernalillo.

Gas furnace repair. This is a photo of a 10 year old unit that was having issues. You can see the indicer motor at the top of the photo. It pushes the burtn gasses up and out of the unit. Below that you see the gas valve and burner assembly. In the back is the furnace plenum limit switch.
Gas leak repair. This is a photo of a residential gas line coming out of the wall in half inch hard pipe. It tee's off and the first branch feeds a natural gas furnace that is rated at 150,000 btu. The second branch feeds a 40 gallon bradford white water heater. Both of these appliances are in a utility closet located in the middle of the house. Gas line sediment traps can not be seen here after the gas valve but are on the water and heater directly attached to the gas valve. A water heater installed in a utility closet needs to be set in an aluminum pan and piped away to a drain or a water alarm is placed inside the water heater pan to sense a leak.