Inspection hatches for concealed Gas Flues
Got properties under management with concealed gas flues?
As you aware GasSafe and the HSE have set deadline of 31/12/12 for all concealed gas flues to available for inspection by a GasSafe Engineer when carrying out repairs and annual servicing to boilers.
Solution: Install fire rated inspection hatches to allow access to all flue joints – This can be completed within 2 days with minimal fuss or distruption.
Typical example of a 350×350 inspection hatch
Example of exposed gas flue and joints from inspection hatch
Alternative it to install new combi gas boiler on external wall (Cost in excess of £3500 including major alterations / rip out of ceilings / floors) – Timescale 3 to 5 days