Can a gas line be run through the attic?

FYI: Gas lines can indeed be run in the attic. Also, you don’t have to run gas lines through the slab.

The sulphur in the gas can react with the zinc. Gas utilitiy suppliers, themselves, run their supply lines, typically black steel, outside, even underground. Mine are like that. Yes.

Subsequently, question is, how do you run a propane line through a wall? Drill a hole through the house wall using a drill bit long enough to pass all the way through the wall. Drill bits of this size can be rented at most tool rental businesses. Position the hole as close to the appliance that will be using the propane as possible, so most of the pipe run is outside rather than inside.

Likewise, people ask, where can flexible gas line be used?

Flexible connectors may not be permitted on gas furnaces, water heaters, space heaters, etc. In areas prone to earthquake, flexible connectors are more likely to be used on all appliances since they provide some measure of protection against gas piping leakage or rupture during an earthquake.

Can I use flexible gas line outside?

Csst is suitable for outdoor use. The outer jack is uv resistant and flame resistant. Tubing must be protected from contact with sharp objects including metal cabinet edges or metal studs edges. Do not bend the pipe too much.

Can I bury black iron gas pipe?

Black or galvanized pipe cannot be direct buried, unless they have a protective wrap, (I would not use black pipe even then).

Can black gas pipe be used outdoors?

Black gas pipe outside. Use coated approved copper for your connection. Black iron shouldn’t be used outdoors for the reasons you mentioned. It may be cheaper and easier for you to contact your gas company and have them make a secure run for you.

Can I use PEX for natural gas?

Yes, natural gas smells like rotten eggs or garlic, which is the added scent. Around here, Pex is used for underground gas piping of both natural gas and propane. It’s yellow polyethylene similar to plumbing pex but not as thick walled usually.

Who installs natural gas lines?


Can you use flexible gas line water heater?

Flexible gas line They’re easier to connect than steel pipe, but they’re not allowed everywhere, so check with your inspector.

Can you connect two flexible gas lines together?

Gas connectors should never be used as a substitute for gas piping. This means that if you ever see two connectors joined together, it’s an improper installation. This material is not a flexible gas line.

What can I use for propane gas line?

The propane yard line generally consists of copper tubing or plastic polyethylene piping. The service piping needs to be installed correctly and legally in conjunction with the propane tank for the entire outside portion of the installation to be safe and serviceable.

Why is black pipe used for gas lines?

Simply put, black iron piping is one of the best options for gas lines that exists. It is strong, easy to install, resists corrosion, and maintains an airtight seal. The black coating helps prevent corrosion.