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How to hire a great freelance Gas Fitter
When it comes to gas in your home you do not want to go messing with it. While you may consider yourself a real DIY’er around the house, gas work is best left to the experts.
A Gas fitter is what you need!
Gas fitting involves more than just installation of gas pipes. The art of gas fitting entails the installation process from piping to gas appliances. Once the installation process is complete, a process of testing takes place. A good gas fitter will ensure that the fitted gas appliance or piping meets with industry standards and they will undergo a strict checking and adjusting. The adjusting is to ensure the device or piping is safe for household usage, whether there is enough ventilation and that all the controls work properly.
A gas-fitter can not only work in homes but also on trains, ships, caravans and most other vehicles that require a gas fitment of sorts.
In addition, the work of a gas fitter can range across various jobs including more portable appliances such as patio heaters, barbecues and outdoor smokers. In more recent times, the use of gas is very popular in and around our homes.
The use of gas is both cost effective and safe.
What Qualifications and Experiences should You Be Looking Out for in a Good Gas-fitter?
It will do you well to check the qualifications of the gas fitter you intend to employ. It could mean the difference between an excellently administered job and a real botch up. By utilizing the likes of Freelancer.com you can check all the credentials of the potential gas fitter.
For those not in the know of what is and is not a gas-fitter qualification, we have broken it down for you.
There are different levels of certification for a gas fitter, as there are in most trades. Here we will outline the various levels:
A Certifying Gas-fitter - One who can carry out their own work without supervision and also oversee others
A Licensed Gas-fitter - These gas fitters can do all the work that a certifying gas fitter can do, however they need to be supervised and have their work signed off
Limited Certified Trainee Gas-fitter - They are able to work within the gas industry but are still learning and must have their work signed off
Under Supervision – Exemption Gas-fitters - These gas fitters have limited scope when it comes to carrying out their work and all their services should be listed specifically
Experience Speaks Volumes - Nothing speaks louder than a good reference and most popular gas fitters build their client base by word of mouth.
Again, you can rely on Freelancer.com to give you all the gas fitters past references. This way you can get a full picture of whom you may want to hire, especially when you are putting the safety of your entire household and family into their hands.
A little research will see you through many years of happy dealings with gas fitters. If you’re looking for a solution for your delivery needs or if you are looking to trial a freelancer to see if they provide the levels of expertise you are looking for, using a platform such as Freelancer.com is a fantastic option.
Simply log onto the Freelancer.com website and search through a bank of talented freelancers who are willing and able to provide their services to you for your project.