Brian Dinsdale

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Tuesday 28th October 2014

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 4

Brian Dinsdale

10:07 AM, 17th April 2020, About 2 years ago

Don't ignore essential maintenance during lockdown

It would have been a good idea to show how many of the recorded incidents were in rented houses an how many in owner occupied.... Read More

Brian Dinsdale

21:42 PM, 19th March 2019, About 3 years ago

Does bathroom with window need extraction fans?

Mike W It is a carbon monoxide alarm, not carbon dioxide... Read More

Brian Dinsdale

14:23 PM, 17th January 2017, About 5 years ago

Gas Safety Certificate Lapse

Hi Sarah, yes previous answer is correct. If you now have a current certificate and nothing has gone wrong all is ok, yes keep for 2 years.Next year check the agents are getting this done in time as the buck stops with you, regards from Brian ( gas safe reg eng )... Read More

Brian Dinsdale

16:29 PM, 12th December 2016, About 5 years ago

Carbon monoxide alarms

It is only a legal requirement to fit co alarms for gas in Ireland and Scotland not in England but it will eventually at some time be introduced in England. I charge £25 to supply and fit a co alarm, these are made by Honeywell and I have not seen them in DIY stores. They have no batteries to change and last for 7 to 10 years. I am a gas safe registered installer and I fit them in all my properties.As a landlord it is not your responsibility to check them weekly. The co alarm is checked when the annual gas safety check is carried out.... Read More