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Hidden fire danger may be in your house

SAN ANTONIO – Home inspectors have a warning about a type of piping that’s installed in seven million homes – maybe even yours. The manufacturers say it’s a safe way to pipe gas throughout the house. Inspectors, though, say those pipes put your safety in jeopardy. You can’t tell from the outside why home inspector…
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Home Inspector: Gas line tubing in homes a cause for concern

SAN ANTONIO - Jeff Adams, president of the San Antonio Association of Real Estate Inspectors, said it's time for residents to become more aware of a safety issue that literally surrounds their home. Corrugated stainless steel tubing gained popularity in the 1990s, as a cheaper and more versatile option for carrying natural gas into homes.…
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Debate Over Gas Pipe Safety Reignited

Lightning Strike Fires Reignite Debate Over Gas Pipe Safety Ross and Meg Rushing were entertaining a friend at their brand-new home in Lubbock, Texas, on Aug. 24, 2012, when a clap of thunder appeared to set off their burglar alarm. Unable to turn it off, Ross Rushing and his friend, Brennen Teel, went to the…
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