Natural gas becomes more and more popular in nowadays as clean energy as well as for the high cost-effective. In another hand, the increasing use of natural gas requires more transfer pipes. So the security problem becomes more and more important. While the constant appearance of gas accident shock us, we should pay more attention to the security. Normally, the gas hose at home is the source of such accident.
On Dec.16th, 2020, there was a gas explosion in Jinsha community in Zhengzhou. The explosion cause a old woman hurt seriously. The window was broken entirely while the glass scatters everywhere. Worse more, it causes serious damage to the upstairs and downstairs. Later, the firefighter came and disposed the fire. After the research, the reason is that the gas hose falling off and cause leakage.
On Feb.11th, it’s suspected that there was gas leakage because the gas smell fill up the corridor.
Subsequently, the firefighter came and solve the problem. After the analysis, the burst of gas hose cause such accident.
From these accident, we can see how dangerous the gas leakage is. In the meantime we aware how important the gas hose is. Actually, people don’t know much about the gas hose. In fact, it’s not a casual thing to choose gas hose.
Then what’s the requirement when use gas hose?
First, pay attention to the validity. Normally the lifespan of gas hose is 18 months. So you’d better change a new one though the old one is still work.
Second, keep the gas hose away from the fire. Because a close distance may cause the hose burn and then cause explosion.
Third, the connector between hose and stove should be tight. Thus the hose will not fall off and cause leakage.
last, some people may wrap the gas hose with beautiful pack. This is full of security risk and you should never do that because you can’t perceive the gas leakage if it happens.
The simple and short gas hose looks nothing, but there are so many knowledge. Knowing the knowledge well and then use it, because security is the first. If you need gas hose or have some questions about it, welcome to consult us. We EverFlex is a professional supplier of hoses. Gas hose is one of our most popular products in the world. Contact us and get more information.