do not turn on lights if you smell gas

Is it safe to turn on lights if I smell gas?

Question: Is it okay to turn on lights if I smell gas?

Answer: Do not flip any light switches or use any electricity in the house, the smallest spark could cause a fire hazard if you smell gas. Don’t even use your cell phone. You need to get out of the house immediately and avoid touching any electronics.

What You Can Do

Get out of the house, cross the street, and call the gas company. Then call 704-846-5371 right away for Charlotte gas line leak detection and repair services. We look forward to keeping you and your family safe.

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Learn more about what to do if you smell gas here.