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Dryer vent distance from gas meter

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Posted by: from Etobicoke
2/4/2013 at 9:44:31 PM

Does anyone know the minimum distance a dryer vent has to be from a gas meter/fresh air intake?

Thanks,

John

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Date/Time2/4/2013 at 10:07:04 PM

Has to be minimum 3 feet from the gas Metar or window.

Is a wright answer from Jolanta plumbing and mechanical

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Date/Time2/4/2013 at 10:09:19 PM

Hi John,

A minimum of 3' is required from the regulator on a gas meter or opening on an intake.

Thank you

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Robert from Electrilight Ltd. in Oakville
Date/Time2/4/2013 at 10:10:08 PM

If the dryer is electric, there is no distance. If it is a gas dryer, there are distances of 1.5 meters that must be respected due to CO, CO2 gases that could be pulled back into the home. If it is only a gas meter without air intake, there is no trouble.

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Date/Time2/4/2013 at 10:12:21 PM

Hello Mr. John

Here is your answer of your question, the distance from Gas Meter Vent should be minimum 3' for Dryer and Intake.

Thanks & Best Regards

Shahid Bhatti

Nova Air Systems

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Johnsantos@rogers.com in Johnsantos@rogers.com
Date/Time2/5/2013 at 7:22:43 AM

Thanks very much for your replies!

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