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Gas hob replacement with electric induction hob

Postby RCW600 » Tue Nov 02, 2021 11:33 am

This is a kind of combined gas and electrical question: I have a gas hob and want to replace it with an electric induction hob. I'm assuming the gas hob can only be disconnected by a Gas Safe registered person, so does that mean I'll need to get that person in first to disconnect/remove the old one and then get an electrician to fit the new one, or are there people out there who can legally do both? Thanks.
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Postby stoneyboy » Thu Nov 04, 2021 10:03 pm

Hi rcw600,
Yes there are tradespeople around who can do both but the will expect to find a suitable electric connection point for the hob. Most major retailers will offer a remove and replace service but again they will expect a local connection point.
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