Our team is comprised of fully accredited and licensed gas plumbers with over 20 years of experience.
We want you cooking with gas! That is why when you need residential or commercial gas fitting and repair services, McCarthy Plumbing Group can assist. Our licensed gas plumbers can offer efficient and affordable gas plumbing maintenance, repair, installations, and carbon monoxide testing.
We can install, repair and maintain any equipment and appliances connected to your gas mains. Our gas fitting services include:
- Gas oven and cooktop installation
- Gas oven and cooktop repair
- Gas leak detection and repair
- New gas pipe installation
- Extension of gas mains
- Gas hot water system repairs and installation
- Carbon monoxide testing
McCarthy Plumbing Group is a trusted supplier of gas fitting and repair services throughout the Melbourne and Geelong regions. Our team provides excellent workmanship, guaranteed results, and a premium customer experience. Our team is comprised of fully accredited and licensed gas plumbers with over 20 years of experience. We provide regular training from the Master Plumbers association and Victorian Building Authority to our staff members to allow us to meet all Australian safety regulations and requirements when working with natural gas and LPG systems.
We can usually provide same day service for gas fitting in Point Cook, Werribee, Werribee South, Wyndham Vale, Williamstown, Altona, Altona Meadows, Truganina, Tarneit, Laverton, Laverton North, Hoppers Crossing, Derrimut, Sunshine, Brooklyn and Seaholme.
Gas leaks are a common problem that occurs in both residential and commercial properties A gas leak may cause major disruption and may often be fatal too. We at McCarthy Plumbing Group have the experience and advanced equipment to locate even the smallest gas leak. From standard pressure testing techniques to gas detectors, we detect gas leaks effectively with minimum disruption and in a non-invasive manner.
What are the signs of a gas leak?
- High gas bills
- The pungent smell of gas in your office or home
- You hear a hissing sound coming from gas appliances.
- Bubbling in a moist area due to gas leak outside the home
Our gas leak detection and repair services include:
- Gas leak in room heater
- Gas leak in oven
- Gas leak in cooktops
- Gas leak in Hot water systems
If you detect the pungent scent of gas, you should turn off the main gas supply valve to your home. Open all doors and windows in order to dissipate the gas and avoid creating any type of spark or flame that may ignite the gas. Immediately contact our gas leak detection and repair experts for assistance.
We can also test for carbon monoxide leaks on space heaters, wall furnaces, ducted central heaters, gas water heaters, cooktops, oven, etc. throughout Melbourne and Geelong. Generally, gas heaters cause such leaks when they:
- Have not been regularly serviced or maintained
- Have faulty gas heating units
- Require repair or replacement
- Any old units that do not completely burn the gas
Carbon monoxide is an odorless, colorless gas that can be fatal. If your gas heater displays any of the following signs then you require urgent CO testing as leak may exist in your heating unit:
- Discoloration on or around the heating unit
- Yellow flame from the burners
- Debris around the flue pipe
- Damaged cowl at the top of flue pipe
We at McCarthy Plumbing Group have a team of experts to perform carbon monoxide testing, using the latest equipment and proven techniques. As the gas leaks can cause severe health risks, you should immediately contact us in case you notice the following signs in you or your family:
- Shortness of breath
- Mild or severe headaches
Don’t delay, get a carbon monoxide test today. Co is a silent killer. You cannot smell, taste or see it. Therefore, it is advisable to get your gas appliances checked and serviced at least every two years. Regular Carbon monoxide testing, including line tracing, pipe tracing to detect the faulty pipe location and repair is a statutory requirement for rental properties in Melbourne.