Explore your home

Knowing your home is the first step to keeping it safe. Learn more about the safety risks in each area of your home – and how to reduce them.

Exterior

You see the outside of your home every day, but are you aware of the potential hazards? Follow these few simple natural gas safety tips for your garage, outside of your home, and backyard.

Exterior of gray house with pitched roof and three gables

Exterior of gray house with pitched roof and three gables

Smell gas? Stop. Leave. Call.

If you suspect a gas leak or that a natural gas line has been damaged stop what you’re doing, leave the area immediately and call 911 and us.

Call 811 before you dig

Call 811 before you dig

Big or small, call 811 before you dig, your local utilities will mark their lines so you can dig safely. It’s free to homeowners. It’s easy. It’s the law.


If you need to repair or replace a natural gas appliance, hire a qualified professional to make sure they're properly connected.

Hire a qualified professional

Have qualified professionals install natural gas appliances to make sure they're properly connected. Never attempt this yourself!

Have an emergency?

If you smell gas, think you have a gas leak, have carbon monoxide symptoms or have some other emergency situation, go outside and call 911 and then call us at 1-800-432-9515.