The grand tour of the gas safety check

What is a Gas safety check, and why is it important?

An annual gas safety check is a comprehensive examination of all gas appliances, meters, associated pipework, and radiators within a property to ensure they are safe and in good working order. Registered Gas Safe engineers carry out this inspection with the required qualifications, skills, and experience to identify potential risks or faults that could cause…

close-up of a landlord's hand handing over the keys to a house to a tenant

Landlords, lettings and tenants jargon buster

Are you new to the landlord trade and need to clarify any unclear industry jargon? Or maybe you are a prospective tenant who isn’t quite ready to sign the papers. We have broken down significant landlord keywords so that you have complete peace of mind if you are renting out a property or moving into…

Female engineer working on a central heating boiler

What is on a CP12 certificate?

A CP12 certificate, otherwise known as a landlord’s gas safety certificate, is a legal requirement for all residential landlords in the UK. Landlords must ensure that every house they own is issued with a CP12 certificate every year. A CP12 record documents the tests and checks landlords must undertake as outlined in the Gas Safety…