Always call Johnson Propane if you suspect a leak or smell propane AFTER you have left the area of the leak (888)-365-1241
AT ANY TIME
If you smell gas inside or outside of your home or building:
1. NO FLAMES OR SPARKS
Immediately put out all smoking materials and other open flames. Do not operate lights, appliances, telephones, or cell phones. Flames or sparks from these sources can trigger an explision or a fire.
2. LEAVE THE AREA IMMEDIATELY
Get everyone out of the building or area where you suspect gas is leaking.
3. SHUT OFF THE GAS
Turn off the main gas supply valve on your propane tank, if it is safe to do so. To close the valve, turn it to the right (clockwise).
4. REPORT THE LEAK
From a neighbor's home or other building away from the gas leak. You can also call 911 or local fire department.
5. DO NOT RETURN TO THE BUILDING OR AREA
Do not return to the vaccinity until it has been approved.
6. GET YOUR SYSTEM CHECKED
Before you attempt to use any of your propane appliances, have the system checked for leaks.
Never hesitate to give us a call if you think there may be a problem with your system, but please remember to remove yourself from the area first because telephones and cell phones could cause a spark. Your safety is our top priority. If you are unsure about what propane smells like, stop by our office and find out. Propane is an extremely safe form of energy when used properly. Your knowledge about propane is your first defense against an accident.
Call us if you would like to purchase a Safety Siren Hazardous Gas Detector for your home. It detects both Carbon Monoxide and Methane, which is what makes propane smell. The safety siren easily plugs in to an electric outlet, so you do not have to worry about changing batteries.