January 2, 2019

What Should I Do If I Have A Gas Emergency Or Pressure Problem?

Your first call of action should be to telephone the gas emergency service on 0800 111 999 to rule out any safety or leakage issues (an engineer will normally attend within one hour of your phone call). Next, open every door and window to aerate the location with an immediate […]
March 31, 2017
How to prepare your home for winter

How to prepare your home for winter

To help you prepare your home for the winter months we have provided some tips and advice you can put into action now. DRAUGHT PROOF Check your home for any gaps where chilly breezes could sneak in. The most likely places are around doors and windows, attics and pipes which […]
March 27, 2017
Energy bill

Why is a gas supply contract required before a gas meter is fitted?

For domestic consumers, where a live gas pipe connection already exists, it’s normally simply a case of asking a domestic gas supplier (also known as a shipper) for their unit rate prices & standing/daily charge, and a new gas meter (which is often free of charge). Domestic supply contracts are […]
March 21, 2017
save money on gas bills

How to reduce the cost of a gas connection

Costs for a new gas installation can start at around £150 for a domestic property and can rise up to hundreds of thousands of pounds for larger commercial or industrial sites. Here are some suggestions from the DS Gas Connection team to help keep costs down. Be sure you know […]
March 21, 2017
Gas meter

What is a smart meter?

In a difficult financial climate, families and business owners need to be able to keep a close eye on their spending. Estimated energy bills can throw a spanner into even the most efficient of books, making it more difficult to monitor your budget when you can only guess at the […]